ODEGARD PUBLICATIONS

Odegard, M.E. W. Dickson and R. Davis (2000) Integrated projects using ArcView and the Generic Mapping Tool (GMT), ESRI Petroleum Users Group Proceedings.

Dickson, W., A.L. Danforth and M.E. Odegard (2000) Gravity signatures of sediment systems: Predicting reservoir distribution in Angolan and Brazilian Basins, AAPG Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April.

Dickson, W., A.L. Danforth and M.E. Odegard (2000) Gravity Signatures of Sediment Systems in Predicting Reservoir Distribution in Angola and Brazil, in Petroleum Systems and Emerging Technologies in African E&P meeting of PESGB and Geol. Soc. London.

Fryklund, R., W. Dickson, and M.E. Odegard (2000) Some Observations on Source Potential and Quality, Paper presented at ALAGOA meeting, Oct., Brazil.

Zhang, C., Mushayandebvu, M.F., Reid. A.B., Fairhead, J.D., and M.E. Odegard (2000) Euler deconvolution of gravity tensor gradient data, Geophysics, v. 65, no. 2, pp. 512–20.

Odegard, M.E. (2001) Mapping, Depth-to-Basement, and Basin Interpretation Study: Tunisia, Algeria and Libya, GETECH, Stafford, Texas, Report SLP00-69, 47 pp.

Odegard, M.E. (2001) Morocco and Sahara Oriental Basin Analysis (MOSOBA), GETECH, Stafford, Texas, Report SLP00-75&76, 74 pp.

Odegard, M.E., Dickson, W.G. and Dombrowski, J. (2001) GIS-Based Structural, Tectonic and Tectono-Stratigraphic Study of the MSGBC Basin: Mauritania, Senegal, the Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, AAPG Annual Meeting, Denver, April.

Fryklund, R., W.G. Dickson, and M.E. Odegard (2001) Lagoa Feia of Brasil’s Campos Basin: Observations on Source Potential and Quality, AAPG Annual Meeting, Denver, April.

Odegard, M.E., and Green, C.M. (2001) NAMBA, the North Atlantic Margins Basins Analysis Study: The Evolution of North Atlantic Basins, Geological Society of Canada Annual Meeting, St. Johns, May.

Hickman, R.G., Kent, W., Odegard, M.E., and Martin, J.R. (2001) . Exploring For Hydrothermal Dolomite Reservoirs In The Appalachian Basin, Eastern Section AAPG, Kalamzoo.

Odegard, M.E., and W.G. Dickson (2001) Proto-oceanic crust: type, emplacement mechanisms, and relationships to hydrocarbon maturation, Annual Geological Society of America Convention, Boston.  (Invited)

Rosendahl, B.R., Mohriak, W.U., Odegard, M.E. and Weger, R.J. (2001) West African and Brazilian margins: pre-drift to early drift plate configurations and conjugate seismic parings, Annual Geological Society of America Convention, Boston.  (Invited)

Weger, R.J., Rosendahl, B.R. and Odegard, M.E. (2001) New constraints on rift margin development through integration of deep-imaging seismic interpretation and gravity modeling, Annual Geological Society of America Convention, Boston

Kent, N.W., R.G. Hickman, M.E. Odegard and J.R. Martin (2001) Conceptual Models, GIS Data Integration And Exploration For Trenton-Black River Hydrothermal Dolomite Reservoirs, West Virginia Geol. Surv., Symposium on the Trenton-Black River, Morgentown, October.

Dickson, W.G., Christ, J.M., Granath, J.W. and Odegard, M.E. (2001) SEAMAGIC or How to SAMBA in South East Asia: Reservoir Petroleum System Controls, a Tectonic Recompilation for Western and Central Southeast Asia and Revamped Basin Prospectivity Analysis, in Petroleum Systems of Deep Water Basins, 21st Annual Bob F. Perkins Research Conference, Gulf Coast Section of SEPM.

Dickson, W., Odegard, M.E.  and F. Krieg (2001) MSGBC Basin Analysis Northwest African Margin Using G&M Data in a GIS World, Geophysical Exploration Technology, Sugar Land, TX.

Fairhead, J.D., Green, C.M. and M.E. Odegard, (2001) Satellite-derived gravity having an impact on marine exploration, The Leading Edge, V. 20, no. 8, pp. 873-6.

W.G. Dickson, M.E. Odegard, R.E. Fryklund, and C.F. Schiefelbein (2001) South Atlantic Margin Basin Analysis using a G3 Approach (Geophysical, Geological and Geochemical), AAPG Hedberg Conference “New Technologies and New Play Concepts in Latin America”, Mendoza, Argentina, November.

Fryklund, R. R., Schiefelbein, C., Dickson, W. and M.E. Odegard (2001) Oil/Source Relationships of Brasil’s Campos Basin: GIS-derived Distribution Maps Calibrated by Oil and Source Geochemistry, Hedberg Conference, Buenos Aries.

Dickson, W.G., Christ, J.M., Granath, J.W. and Odegard, M.E. (2001/2) SEAMAGIC, or How to SAMBA in SE Asia: A GIS-based study compares reservoir petroleum system controls from South Atlantic and Southeast Asian basins (A tectonic recompilation for western and central Southeast Asia and revamping basin prospectivity analysis; Twenty-Eighth Annual Convention of the Indonesian Petroleum Association (IPA).  Rescheduled to February 2002 after 9/11.

Fairhead, J.D. and M.E. Odegard, (2002) Advances in gravity survey resolution, The Leading Edge, v. 21, no. 1, pp. 36-37.

Odegard, M.E. and Weber, W.R (2002) Integrated Salt Dome Modeling in ArcView, ESRI Petroleum Users Group, Annual Meeting, Houston, April

Odegard, M.E. (2002) Proto-Oceanic Crust: How Does it Influence Deep and Ultra-Deep Water Exploration Offshore Eastern Canada, Greenland, Iberia and Northwest Africa?, AAPG Annual Meeting, Houston, March.

Odegard, M.E. and W.G. Dickson (2002) Proto-oceanic crust: types, geophysical characteristics, and emplacement mechanisms in the north atlantic, European Geophysical Society, Annual Meeting, Nice, France, May.

Hickman, R.G., W.N. Kent, Kent, M.E. Odegard, and J.R. Martin, (2002) Where Are the Trenton-Black River Hydrothermal Dolomite-Hosted Fields of the Illinois Basin?, Eastern Section of the AAPG meeting.

Dickson, W.G., J.R. Martin and M.E. Odegard (2002) SAMBA - Seeing the African Influence on Brazilian Geology, presented at Canadian SEG meeting.

Odegard, M.E. and W.R. Weber. (2002) Integrated Salt Dome Modeling in ArcView, Paper presented at the Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies annual meeting.

Odegard, M.E., W.G. Dickson, B.R. Rosendahl and R.J. Weger (2002) Proto-Oceanic Crust in the North and South Atlantic: Types, Characteristics, Emplacement Mechanisms, and its Influence on Deep and Ultra-Deep Water Exploration, paper presented at AAPG Hedberg Conference, Stavanger, Norway.

Fairhead, J.D. and M.E. Odegard, (2002) On: Advances in gravity survey resolution; Reply by the Authors, The Leading Edge, v. 21, No. 4, pp. 402-403.

Hickman, R.G., W.N. Kent, M.E. Odegard and J.R. Martin (2002) A Model-Driven Exploration Strategy For Trenton-Black River Fields, paper presented at the IOGA meeting, Niagra Falls, New York.

Hickman, R.G., W.N. Kent, M.E. Odegard, N.G. Henshaw and J.R. Martin (2003) Hydrothermal Dolomite Reservoirs--A Play Whose Time Has Come, paper presented at the AAPG annual meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Odegard, M.E. (2003) Offshore and Deep Water Morocco: New Plays from the Mediterranean to Mauritania, paper presented at the AAPG annual meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Odegard, M.E., W.R. Weber, J. Bourque and K. Nguyen (2003) Integrated 3-D Salt DomeModeling in ArcView, paper presented at the AAPG annual meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Odegard, M.E. (2003) The Morocco and Northwest Africa Area, Volume V (NWAF) from the North Atlantic Margins Basins Analysis Project, Geophysical Exploration Technology, Stafford, Texas, 267 pages.

Odegard, M.E. and J.D. Fairhead (2003) Exploration in the New Century, Hart’s E&P, May issue.

B.R. Rosendahl, W.U. Mohriak, M.E. Odegard, J.P. Turner, W.G. Dickson (2003) West African and Brazilian conjugate margins: Crustal types, architecture, and plate configurations; Tectonophysics Special Volume "Recent advances in the study of Atlantic rifted margins", (in Press).

Ralf J. Weger, Bruce Rosendahl, and Mark Odegard (2003) Integration of deep-imaging seismic interpretations and gravity modeling on the Gabon rift margin; Tectonophysics Special Volume "Recent advances in the study of Atlantic rifted margins", (in Press).

Dickson, W., A.L. Danforth and M.E. Odegard (2003) Gravity Signatures of Sediment Systems - Predicting Reservoir Distribution in Angolan (and Brazilian) Basins; Geological Society of London, Special Publication, 207: Petroleum Geology of Africa: New Themes and Developing Technologies, pp. 241-256.

Dickson, W.G., R.E. Fryklund, M.E. Odegard and C.M. Green (2003) Constraints for plate reconstruction using gravity data - Implications for source and reservoir distribution in Brazilian and West African margin basins, Marine & Pet. Geol., vol. 20, pp. 309-322.

Odegard, M.E. (2003) Geodynamic Evolution of the Atlantic Ocean: Constraints from Potential Field Data, Invited paper and extended abstract, 8th International Congress of the Brazilian Geophysical Society, Rio de Janeiro.

Schiefelbein, C.F., W.G. Dickson, M.E. Odegard, and J. Brooks (2003) South Atlantic Margin Basin Analysis using a G3 Approach (Geophysical, Geological and Geochemical), 8th International Congress of the Brazilian Geophysical Society, Rio de Janeiro.

Odegard, M.E. (2003) The Application of New Developments in Geodynamics and Plate Tectonics to Hydrocarbon Exploration: Development of Predictive Methods, Presentation to the Geophysical Society of Houston, Potential Fields SIG, Nov.  (Note: This has also been presented to three oil companies by invitation.)

Dickson, W.G., C. Schiefelbein, and M.E. Odegard (2004) Hydrocarbon Neighborhoods and Migration Limits: Results from Co-interpreting Geochemical and Geophysical Data in Brazilian Basins, paper presented at the AAPG Annual Convention, April, Dallas.

Odegard, M.E. (2004) The Caribbean Area, Volume VII (Carib) from the North Atlantic Margins Basins Analysis Project, Geophysical Exploration Technology, Stafford, Texas, 230 pages.

William G. Dickson, Craig F. Schiefelbein, A.G. Requejo, and Mark E. Odegard, (2004) Hydrocarbon Neighbourhoods, Salt Diapirs & Oil Migration Limits: G3 Interpretation in Campos and Santos basins of Brazil, AAPG, Volume 88, Issue 13.

Odegard, M.E. (2004) The Northeast North America and Greenland Area, Volume III (NENAG) from the North Atlantic Margins Basins Analysis Project, Geophysical Exploration Technology, Stafford, Texas, 215 pages.

Dickson, W.G., C. Schiefelbein, J. Zumberge and M.E. Odegard (2004) The Laser Analogy For Defining Lacustrine Basins And Their Hydrocarbon Systems: Examples From West Africa And Brazil, paper presented at: “The 3rd PESGB/HGS International Conference on African E & P: Africa: The Continent of Challenge and Opportunity”, September, London.

Odegard, M.E., W.R. Weber, D.D. Stavar, and W.G. Dickson (2004) Depth to basement using spectral inversion of magnetic and gravity data: Application to Northwest Africa and Brazil, extended abstract, Society of Exploration Geophysicists Annual Meeting, October, Denver.

Odegard, M.E. (2004) Some New Developments in Atlantic Geodynamics Inspired by a Question to Kevin Burke, Paper presented at: “Plate Tectonic, Plumes and Planetary Lithospheres Conference - Celebration of Kevin Burke's 75th Birthday”, November, University of Houston.

Granath, J.W., W.G. Dickson, J.M. Christ and M.E. Odegard (2004) Exploration-Scale Features from High Resolution G&M and Topographic Datasets and their Derivatives, paper presented at: “Indonesian Petroleum Assoc., Deepwater and Frontier Exploration in Asia and Australasia, International Geoscience Conference”, December, Jakarta.

Odegard, M.E. (2005) Suriname, Guyana, French Guiana Module from the Caribbean Area, Volume VII, Module 5 (SURGB) from the North Atlantic Margins Basins Analysis Project, Grizzly Geosciences, Sugar Land, Texas, 123 pages.

B.R. Rosendahl, W.U. Mohriak, M. Nemčok, M.E. Odegard, J.P. Turner, W.G. Dickson (2005) West African and Brazilian conjugate margins: Crustal types, architecture, and plate configurations, paper presented at the 4th HGS/PESGB International Conference On African E&P, Houston.

Odegard, Mark E., Allan E. Kean, W. Robert Weber, Kirsten Fletcher and Mohammed Kidwai, (2005) Sediment thickness, basement structure and tectonics from inversion and modeling over northeastern South America; extended abstract, 75th SEG meeting, Houston, Texas.

Odegard, M.E. (2005) Passive Margin Development in the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico with a Special Emphasis on Proto Oceanic Crust, Proceedings: “25th Annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference”, December, Houston (Invited Paper).

B.R. Rosendahl, W.U. Mohriak, M.E. Odegard, J.P. Turner, and W.G. Dickson (2005) West African and Brazilian Conjugate Margins: Crustal Types, Architecture, and Plate Configurations, Proceedings: “25th Annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference”, December, Houston

Dickson, W.G., C. Schiefelbein, J. Zumberge and M.E. Odegard (2005) Basin Analysis in Brazilian and West African Conjugates: Combining Disciplines to Deconstruct Hydrocarbon Systems, Proceedings: “25th Annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference”, December, Houston (Invited Paper).

W.G. Dickson, M.E. Odegard, Granath, J.W., and J.M. Christ (2006) Seismic Survey Planning and Interpretation in Widely Varied Tectonic Settings of Southeast Asia: Putting the Lines in Useful Places and Making the Most of the Design Tools and Resulting Profiles, paper presented at the AAPG Annual Convention, April, Houston.

W.G. Dickson, Schiefelbein, C.F., M.E. Odegard, and J.M. Brooks (2006) MD2 (Multi-dimensional, Multi-disciplinary) Interpretation: Geochemical and Heat Flow Integration with 2.5D Seismic Interpretation Examples from Gabon, the Congo Fan, Kwanza Basin and Niger Delta, paper presented at the AAPG Annual Convention, April, Houston.

Dickson, William G., Mark E. Odegard, James W. Granath (2006) Four Generations in a Decade: Progress in Regional Tectonic Mapping and Petroleum Systems Analysis with Satellite Altimetry Data, AAPG International Conference, Perth.

Dickson, W.G., C. F. Schiefelbein, A.K. Williams, M.E. Odegard, and J.M. Brooks (2007) Doing The Geochemical "Cotton Eye Joe" In West Africa (Niger Delta To Angola): Identifying The Source Of Radarsat Slicks With Piston Cores, Oil Samples, Potential Fields And Near-surface Seismic, paper presented at the AAPG Annual Convention, April, Long Beach.

Granath, J.W., W.G. Dickson, M.E. Odegard, and J.M. Christ (2007) Contrasting Controls on Deep-Water Sediment Delivery on the Periphery of the South China Sea, paper presented at the AAPG Annual Convention, April, Long Beach.

John M. Jacques, John Balch, Janice Christ, William Dickson, James Granath, Mike Oehlers, Mark Odegard, Alan Williams and David G. Wright (2007) 2007 Geotectonic Map of SE Asia – Basins and Hydrocarbon Occurrences, published by SEAPEX.

Dickson, William G., Craig F. Schiefelbein, Alan K. Williams, Mark E. Odegard, and James M. Brooks (2007) Doing The Geochemical "Cotton Eye Joe" In West Africa (Niger Delta To Angola): Identifying The Source Of Radarsat Slicks With Piston Cores, Oil Samples, Potential Fields And Near-surface Seismic, AAPG Bulletin, Volume 91, Program Abstracts.

Odegard, Mark E., William G. Dickson, Janice M. Christ, James W. Granath (2007) Structural And Lithological Inversion Using Gravity And Magnetic Data Integrated With Geological Information, 10th International Congress of The Brazilian Geophysical Society held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Dickson, W.G., C. Schiefelbein, and M.E. Odegard (2008) Extended Families: Predicting and Correlating Lacustrine Sourced Oils in a Pre-Salt Play, Santos Basin, Brazil and Along the Eastern Brazil Margin, AAPG Bulletin, Volume 92, Program Abstracts.

Dickson, W.G., C. Schiefelbein, A. Williams, M.E. Odegard, and J.M. Brooks (2008) Upgrading SAR Slick Interpretations in West Africa with Piston Cores, Oil Samples and Potential Fields Data, AAPG Bulletin, Volume 92, Program Abstracts.

Dickson, W.G., J.W. Granath, M.E. Odegard, and J.M. Christ (2008) Looking for the Mother Lode of the Pearl River Mouth Basin, China, AAPG Bulletin, Volume 92, Program Abstracts.

Odegard, M.E. and W.G. Dickson (2008) Cold Fusion: Igniting North Atlantic Cold Spots; Continental Margin Re-Evaluation with New Tools, Data and Techniques, AAPG Bulletin, Volume 92, Program Abstracts.

Nóbrega, M., W.U., Mohriak, M.E Odegard., B.S., Gomes, L.F.S., Braga, and K.G. Souza, (2008) Interpretação Geológica e Geofísica da Elevação do Rio Grande, Oceano Atlântico, paper presented at III Congresso Brasileiro de Oceanografia, Fortaleza, Brazil.

Odegard, Mark and William Dickson, (2008) Uff da!: Interpretation and processing of large data sets for geological insight, International Geological Congress, Oslo, August.

Dickson, W.G.; M.E. Odegard; and P.J. Post, (2008) U.S. East Coast: Continental Margin Evaluation With New Tools, Data And Techniques, Central Atlantic Conjugate Margins conference, Halifax, NS, August.

Odegard; M.E., P.J. Post and W.G. Dickson (2008) New Profile Models over the U.S. East Coast Continental Margin, Central Atlantic Conjugate Margins conference, Halifax, NS, August.

Dickson, W.G., C.F. Schiefelbein and M.E. Odegard, (2008) Coasting into the Past: Atlantic Plate Reconstructions Tested with G4 Data, HGS – PESGB Africa Conference, Houston, August.

Dickson, W.G., J.W. Granath, M.E. Odegard, and C.F. Schiefelbein (2008) Broad versus Deep: Viewing the Steershead from the Stratosphere, Rifts Renaissance Conference, Houston, September.

Mohriak, W.U., M. Nóbrega, M.E. Odegard, B.S. Gomes, and W. Dickson (2008) Geological and geophysical interpretation of the Rio Grande Rise, Southeastern Brazilian margin: extensional tectonics and rifting of continental and oceanic crusts, Rifts Renaissance Conference, Houston, September.

Dickson, William; Craig Schiefelbein and Mark E. Odegard (2009) Lacustrine Kitchens: Keys to Exploration Success in the Pre-Salt Play, Santos Basin, and Potential along the Eastern Brazilian Margin

Dickson, William and Odegard, Mark E. (2010) Northwest Frontier Revisited: Newly Defined Rift Features Offshore Mauritania, Senegal and the Guineas of NW Africa, AAPG Search and Discover Article #90104©2010 AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition-11-14 April.

Dickson, William, Odegard, Mark E., Granath, James W., Hughes, Daniel and Christ, Janice M. (2010) Reef, ReefTopped Volcano, Volcano or CarbonateTopped Horst? Discriminating Examples from Indonesia’s Offshore North Makassar, Gorontalo and Arafura Sea Regions, AAPG Search and Discover Article #90104©2010 AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition-11-14 April.

Schiefelbein, Craig, Urien, Carlos, Dickson, William, Odegard, Mark and Zumberge, John (2009) Petroleum systems of western South America assessed from oil geochemistry and basin redefinition, X Simposio Bolivariano Explracion Petrolero en Cuencas Subandinas, Cartagena Columbia.

Odegard, Mark, Paul Post and William Dickson (2009) Integrated Modeling over the US East Coast Continental Margin, AAPG Bulletin, Volume 92, Program Abstracts.

Urien, Carlos, Craig Schiefelbein, William Dickson and Mark E. Odegard (2009) Western South Atlantic Margin Sedimentary Basins: Petroleum Systems and New Exploration Potential, AAPG Search and Discover Article #90100©2009 AAPG International Conference and Exhibition 15-18 November, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Award of Excellence for Top 10 Poster Presentation.

Urien, C.M.; Schiefelbein, C. F.; Dickson, W. G.; Odegard, M. E. (2010) Hydrocarbon Prospectivity of the Southwestern South Atlantic Margin, AAPG Search and Discovery Article #90104©2010 AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition-11-14 April.

Odegard, Mark E. (2010) Gluing Data Together: Data Integration of Multiple Types from Multiple Sources, paper presented at the International Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil.

Odegard, Mark E. (2010a) A Sediment Thickness Grid for South America with Applications to Hydrocarbon Exploration, Workshop on Potential Field Methods, sponsored by the Brazilian Geophysical Society (SBGf), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Mohriak, W.U., M. Nóbrega, M. E. Odegard, B. S. Gomes and W. G. Dickson (2010) Geological and geophysical interpretation of the Rio Grande Rise, south-eastern Brazilian margin: extensional tectonics and rifting of continental and oceanic crusts Petroleum Geoscience, August 2010, v. 16, p. 231-245.

Odegard, Mark E. (2011) Sediment thickness of Africa using spectral inversion of gravity and magnetic data, in “Exploration Fabric of Africa Maps and GIS: E.G. Purdy Memorial Project”, P. Wigley editor, http://www.efafrica.com.

Post, Paul J., Erin T. Elliott, William G. Dickson and Mark E. Odegard (2011) Central Atlantic Conjugate Margin Development: Paleoreconstructions, Basin Evolution, and Implications for Hydrocarbon Exploration, AAPG Search and Discovery Article #90131©2011 AAPG Eastern Section Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, 25-27 September.

Dickson, W.G., C.F. Schiefelbein and M.E. Odegard (2012) Defining a supergiant petroleum system in Brazil’s Santos Basin with multi-disciplinary methods and (mostly) non-seismic data; Society of Exploration Geophysicists special publication on non-seismic methods (in press).