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Professor II
Paul Henry Nadeau { "honorific-suffix": "Professor II", "fn": "Paul Henry Nadeau", "tel": "Telefon: 51831540", "email": "" }

Avdeling/enhet Det teknisk- naturvitenskapelige fakultet
Institutt/senter Institutt for energiressurser
Rom KE E-331
Tlf priv/mob +47 95700970
Merknader Geoscience Advisor, Arkadia Resources


Petroleum Geoscience & Reservoir Geology

Global and Norwegian Continental Shelf Exploration

Basin & Risk Analysis

Mineralogy & Diagenesis 

Utvalgte publikasjoner

75.  Nadeau, P.H.,  2011, Lessons Learned from the Golden Zone Concept for Understanding Overpressure Development, and Drilling Safety in Energy Exploration. Deepwater Horizon Study Group, Working Paper - Janurary 2011, 18 p.


74. Nadeau, P.H., 2011, Earth's energy "Golden Zone": A synthesis from mineralogical research. Clay Minerals, 46, 1-24.


73.   Ehrenberg, S.N., Nadeau, P.H., and Steen, Ø., 2009, Petroleum reservoir porosity versus depth: Influence of geological age. AAPG Bulletin, 93, 1281-1296.


72.   Ehrenberg, S.N., Aqrawi, A.A.M. & Nadeau, P.H., 2008, An overview of reservoir quality in producing Cretaceous strata of the Middle East. Petroleum Geoscience, 14, 307-318.


71.   Nadeau, P.H., 2008, Geological controls on the distribution of hydrocarbons in sedimentary basins: The impact of the Golden Zone on estimates for conventional oil & gas resources. 33rd Int. Geological Congress, Oslo, Abstract GEP-03606L.


70.   Ehrenberg, S.N., Nadeau, P.H. & Steen, Ø., 2008, A megascale view of reservoir quality in producing sandstones from the offshore Gulf of Mexico. AAPG Bulletin, 92, 145-164.


69.   Steen, Ø. & Nadeau, P.H., 2007, A Global Overview of the Temperature Gradients in Continental Basins and Their Relationship with Tectonic Settings. AAPG Annual Convention, Long Beach, California, USA, AAPG Search and Discover Article #90063.


68.   Nadeau, P.H., Meyer, E., Aronson, J., C. Riediger, M. Fowler, Hillier, S. & M. Asgar-Deen, 2007, Origin of the Alberta Oil Sands bitumen deposits: Isotopic Evidence from K-bentonites in key source rock horizons. CMS Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, Program Abstracts, p. 127.


67.   Ehrenberg, S.N., Nadeau, P.H. & Aqrawi, A.A.M., 2007, A comparison of Khuff and Arab reservoir potential throughout the Middle East. AAPG Bulletin, 91, 275-286.

Pågående forskning

Reservoir geology, production efficiency and economics, with Alex Morales, Dept. Geology & Petroleum Geology, University of Aberdeen.



11/2011 ? Present   Geoscience Advisor, Arkadia Resources, Stavanger, Norway

Consultant services for Global Exploration, Reservoir Geology

and Energy Policy.


 5/1992 ? 2/2012      Geological Specialist, Advisor,

Statoil, Stavanger, Norway

Global Exploration: Basin Evaluation, Petroleum Systems

Analysis, & Risk Assessment. 

Global Sub-surface Data Bases, Reserve Volumes.

(4/1986 ? 11/1987)      Reservoir Quality: Sandstone & Clay



8/1988 ? 4/1992       Research Specialist,

Exxon Production Research Co., Houston, TX

Formation Evaluation, Experimental Petrophysics,

Clay Mineral Synthesis, Division Safety Award.


10/1982 ? 4/1986      Visiting Research Scientist, Macaulay Institute, Aberdeen, Scotland (now James Hutton Institute

Interstratified Clay Minerals/XRD-TEM Studies/

Interparticle Diffraction Theory/Fundamental Particle Model/Clay Material Science & Patents.


3/1982 ? 9/1982       Technical Advisor,

The GEOSat Committee, San Francisco, CA

Satellite Remote Sensing for Resources Exploration Consortium, NASA JPL Test Case Report, Published by AAPG


 9/1980 ? 3/1982       Exploration Geologist,

 The Anschutz Corporation, Denver, CO

 Frontier Exploration, Rocky Mountains,

 Rio Grande Rift, Remote Sensing Methods.

Vitenskapelige publikasjoner (fra CRISTin)

  • Baig, Mirza Hassan; Nermoen, Anders; Andersen, Pål Østebø; Nadeau, Paul Henry; Austvoll, Ivar (2018). Digital Image Analysis for Petrophysical Evaluation. Universitetet i Stavanger. 84 s.
  • Baig, Mirza Hassan; Nermoen, Anders; Nadeau, Paul Henry; Andersen, Pål Østebø; Austvoll, Ivar (2018). Digital Image Analysis of Thin Sections for Petrophysical Properties. FORCE;
  • Baig, Mirza Hassan; Nermoen, Anders; Nadeau, Paul Henry; Andersen, Pål Østebø; Austvoll, Ivar (2018). Petrographic Properties Evaluation by Digital Image Analysis of Thin Sections. The National IOR Centre of Norway;