2017

Lava field evolution and emplacement dynamics of the 2014-2015 basaltic fissure eruption at Holuhraun, Iceland
G.B.M. Pedersen, A. Höskuldsson, T. Dürig, T. Thordarson, I. Jónsdóttir, M.S. Riishuus, B.V. Óskarsson, S. Dumont, E. Magnusson, M.T. Gudmundsson, F. Sigmundsson, V.J.P.B. Drouin, C. Gallagher, R. Askew, J. Guðnason, W.M. Moreland, P. Nikkola, H.I. Reynolds, J. Schmith, The IES eruption team. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Available online 19 March 2017. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.02.027

The mode of emplacement of Neogene flood basalts in Eastern Iceland:
The plagioclase ultraphyric basalts in the Grænavatn group

Birgir V. Óskarsson, Christina B. Andersen, Morten S. Riishuus, Erik Vest Sørensen, Christian Tegner. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Volume 332, 15 February 2017, Pages 26–50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.01.006


2016

A review of the NE Atlantic conjugate margins based on seismic refraction data
Funck, T., Erlendsson, Ö., Geissler, W., Gradmann, S., Kimbell, G. S., McDermott, K. & Petersen, U. K. 2016. A review of the NE Atlantic conjugate margins based on seismic refraction data. In: Péron-Pinvidic, G., Hopper, J. R., Stoker, M. S., Gain, C., Doornenbal, H., Funck, T. & Árting, U. (eds.): The NE Atlantic Region: A Reappraisal of Crustal Structure, Tectonostratigrapy and Magmatic Evoloution. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 447, http://doi.org/ 10.1144/SP447.9.

Gradual caldera collapse at Bárdarbunga volcano, Iceland, regulated by lataral magma outflow
Magnús T. Gudmundsson, Kristín Jónsdóttir, Andrew Hooper, Eoghan P. Holohan, Saemundur A. Halldórsson, Benedikt G. Ófeigsson, Simone Cesca, Kristín S. Vogfjörd, Freysteinn Sigmundsson, Thórdís Högnadóttir, Páll Einarsson, Olgeir Sigmarsson, Alexander H. Jarosch, Kristján Jónasson, Eyjólfur Magnússon, Sigrún Hreinsdóttir, Marco Bagnardi, Michelle M. Parks, Vala Hjörleifsdóttir, Finnur Pálsson, Thomas R. Walter, Martin P. J. Schöpfer, Sebastian Heimann, Hannah I. Reynolds, Stéphanie Dumont, Eniko Bali, Gudmundur H. Gudfinnsson, Torsten Dahm, Matthew Roberts, Martin Hensch, Joaquín M. C. Belart, Karsten Spaans, Sigurdur Jakobsson, Gunnar B. Gudmundsson, Hildur M. Fridriksdóttir, Vincent Drouin, Tobias Dürig, Gudfinna Adalgeirsdóttir, Morten S. Riishuus, Gro B. M. Pedersen, Tayo van Boeckel, Björn Oddsson, Melissa A. Pfeffer, Sara Barsotti, Baldur Bergsson, Amy Donovan, Mike R. Burton, Alessandro Aiuppa, 2016. Science 353, aaf8988. DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf8988.

High northern geomagnetic field behavior and new constraints on the Gilsá event: Paleomagnetic and 40Ar/39Ar results of ∼0.5–3.1 Ma basalts from Jökuldalur, Iceland
Døssing A., Muxworthy A. R., Supakulopas R., Riishuus M. S., Niocaill C. M. 2016. High northern geomagnetic field behavior and new constraints on the Gilsá event: Paleomagnetic and 40Ar/39Ar results of ∼0.5–3.1 Ma basalts from Jökuldalur, Iceland. in: Earth and Planetary Science Letters. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.09.022.

The stratigraphy and structure of the Faroese continental margin
Ólavsdóttir, J., Eidesgaard, Ó. R. and Stoker, M. S., 2016: The stratigraphy and structure of the Faroese continental margin. Geological Society of London Special Publications.

Review of velocity models in the Faroe–Shetland Channel
Petersen, U. K. & Funck, T. 2016. Review of velocity models in the Faroe–Shetland Channel. In: Péron-Pinvidic, G., Hopper, J. R., Stoker, M. S., Gain, C., Doornenbal, H., Funck, T. & Árting, U. (eds.): The NE Atlantic Region: A Reappraisal of Crustal Structure, Tectonostratigrapy and Magmatic Evoloution. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 447, http://doi.org/ 10.1144/SP447.7.


2015

Reservoir quality of intra-basalt volcaniclastic units onshore Faroe Islands, North Atlantic Igneous Province, NE Atlantic
Ólavsdóttir, J., Andersen, M. S. and Boldreel, L. O., 2015: Reservoir quality of intra-basalt volcaniclastic units onshore Faroe Islands, North Atlantic Igneous Province, NE Atlantic. AAPG Bulletin Vol. 99, p. 467-497.

Geophysical aspects of basalt geology and identification of intrabasaltic horizons
Petersen, U. K., Brown, R. J. & Andersen, M. S. 2015. Geophysical aspects of basalt geology and identification of intrabasaltic horizons. In: Eidesgaard, Ó. & Ziska, H. (eds). Faroe Islands Exploration Conference: Proceedings of the 4th Conference, Annales Societatis Scientiarum Færoensis, Supplementum 64, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, 76–93, http://doi.org/ 10.13140/RG.2.1.2387.9765.


2013

Seismic stratigraphic analysis of the Cenozoic sediments in the NW Faroe Shetland Basin – implications for inherited structural control of sediment distribution
Ólavsdóttir, J., Andersen, M. S. and Boldreel, L. O., 2013: Seismic stratigraphic analysis of the Cenozoic sediments in the NW Faroe Shetland Basin – implications for inherited structural control of sediment distribution. In: Marine and Petroleum Geology, Vol. 46, p. 19-35.

P-wave velocity distribution in basalt flows of the Enni Formation in the
Faroe Islands from refraction seismic analysis

Petersen, U. K., Brown, R. J. & Andersen, M. S. 2013. P-wave velocity distribution in basalt flows of the Enni Formation in the Faroe Islands from refraction seismic analysis. Geophysical Prospecting, 61, 168–186, http://doi.org/ 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2012.01065.x.

Blind Test of Methods for Obtaining 2-D Near-Surface Seismic Velocity Models from First-Arrival Traveltimes
Zelt, C. A., Haines, S. et al. 2013. Blind Test of Methods for Obtaining 2-D Near-Surface Seismic Velocity Models from First-Arrival Traveltimes. Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, 18, 183-194, http://doi.org/ DOI: 10.2113/JEEG18.3.183.


2012

Exploring for hydrcarbons in a volcanic province – A review of exploration on the Faroese Continental Shelf
Varming, T., H. Ziska, et al. (2012). Exploring for hydrcarbons in a volcanic province – A review of exploration on the Faroese Continental Shelf. Faroe Islands Exploration Conference: Proceedings of the 3rd Conference. T. Varming and H. Ziska. Torshavn, Fróðskapur – Faroe University Press. Annales Societatis Scientarum Færoensis: 84-106.

Fracture orientations onshore Faroe Islands (North Atlantic); evidence for dual rifting episodes in the Palaeogene
Ziska, H. (2012). Fracture orientations onshore Faroe Islands (North Atlantic); evidence for dual rifting episodes in the Palaeogene. Faroe Islands Exploration Conference; Proceedings of the 3rd Conference. T. Varming and H. Ziska. Tórshavn, Fróðskapur: 41-58.


2010

Development of a Shelf Margin Delta due to Uplift of Munkagrunnur Ridge at the Margin of Faroe–Shetland Basin
Ólavsdóttir, J., Boldreel, L. O. & Andersen, M. S., 2010: Development of a Shelf Margin Delta due to Uplift of Munkagrunnur Ridge at the Margin of Faroe–Shetland Basin: A Seismic Sequence Stratigraphic Study. Petroleum Geoscience Vol. 16, Issue 2.


2009

Reservoir quality assessment of the volcaniclastic post-basalt sediments in the Faroese area of the Faroe-Shetland Basin
Ólavsdóttir, J. & Ziska, H., 2009: Reservoir quality assessment of the volcaniclastic post-basalt sediments in the Faroese area of the Faroe-Shetland Basin. In: Proceeding for the 2nd Faroe Islands Exploration Conference.


2008

Palaeogene evolution of the Ymir and Wyville-Thomson Ridges, European North Atlantic margin
Ziska, H. and T. Varming (2008). Palaeogene evolution of the Ymir and Wyville-Thomson Ridges, European North Atlantic margin. The Nature and Origin og Compression in Passive Margins. H. Johnson, A. G. Doré, R. W. Gatliff et al. London, Geological Society: 153-168.

Seismic attenuation in Faroe Islands basalts
Shaw, F., Worthington, M. H., White, R. S., Andersen, M. S., Petersen, U. K. & The SeiFaBa Group. 2008. Seismic attenuation in Faroe Islands basalts. Geophysical Prospecting, 56, 5-20, http://doi.org/ 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2007.00665.


2006

Seismic imaging of basalts at Glyvursnes, Faroe Islands: hunting for future exploration methods in basalt covered areas
Petersen, U. K., Andersen, M. S., White, R. S. & the SeiFaBa Group. 2006. Seismic imaging of basalts at Glyvursnes, Faroe Islands: hunting for future exploration methods in basalt covered areas. First Break, 24, 45–52, http://doi.org/ 10.3997/1365-2397.2006006.


2005

Exploration Opportunities in the Faroe Islands
Ziska, H. and C. Andersen (2005). Exploration Opportunities in the Faroe Islands. Faroe Islands Exploration Conference Proceedings of the 1st Conference. H. Ziska, T. Varming and D. Block. Tórshavn, Føroya Fróðskaparsetur: 146-162.

Structure of the Faroe Bank Channel Basin, offshore Faroe Islands
Neish, J. K. and H. Ziska (2005). Structure of the Faroe Bank Channel Basin, offshore Faroe Islands. Petroleum Geology: North-West Europe and Global Perspectives – Proceedings of the 6th Conference. A. G. Doré and B. A. Vining. London, the Geological Society: 873-885.


2001

Historical seismicity of the Faroe Islands
Musson, R. M. W., T. Mikkelsen, H. Ziska. (2001). “Historical seismicity of the Faroe Islands.” Annali di Geofisica 44(5/6 October/December): 1031-1047.


1996

Imaging of Basalt and Underlying Structures in the Faroese Offshore Area
Neish, J. K. and H. Ziska (1996). Imaging of Basalt and Underlying Structures in the Faroese Offshore Area. Fróðskaparrit, Annales Societatis Scientiarium Færoenses. D. Bloch. Tórshavn. 44: 119-129.