News and events


  • bilde-kina The Silicon Road – Chinese-Norwegian partnership in photovoltaics May 16, 2018 11:16 AM

    The Chinese company Jinko Solar is currently the world’s largest producer of solar panels, and it manufactures the solar cells with the highest efficiency. Jinko Solar is also a key partner in the INTPART-project SiNorAPV: Sino-Norwegian Alliance in Photovoltaics, coordinated by Prof. Andrej Kuznetsov at the Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology (SMN), UiO. SiNorAPV is now looking for MSc- and PhD-students from UiO, NTNU, NMBU and UiA, who would like to spend a two-week internship this summer at the Jinko Solar factory near Shanghai. Five internships are available in 2018, the call can be found here.

  • livsvitenskap_kollasj_660 Life sciences: Information and input meeting funding of new convergence environments May 8, 2018 1:20 PM

    Do you want to join the application process in 2018/2019 for funding of new interdisciplinary research groups in life sciences? Then you should sign up for one of UiO:Life Science´s meetings in the end of May.

  • Call for nominations to Alf Bjørseth’s inspiration prize May 4, 2018 11:10 AM

    The second annual prize will be awarded on June 12th 2018.


  • aurora-borealis-1032523_960_720 14th Nordic Meeting on Nuclear Physics May 22, 2018 12:00 AM

    Welcome to the 14th Nordic Meeting on Nuclear Physics!

    The meeting in Norway will be next in the series of conferences which have been held every few years since the 1970’s with the location rotating between Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. The 13th Nordic Meeting was organized in Saariselkä, Finnland in April 2015.

  • How to run an effective Learning Assistants program May 23, 2018 9:15 AM

    We welcome Eleanor Close, who will tell us how they run the Learning Assistants program at Texas State University. Their presentation is intended to be the starting point for discussions on how we can draw on their experience and expertise to develop our own Learning Assistants program.

  • schild_stefan_2_-_kopie EVOGENE / CIME Seminar: Stefan Schild - Multi-faceted roles of bacterial membrane vesicles May 23, 2018 12:15 PM

    Stefan Schild from The Institute of Molecular Biosciences at The University of Graz, Austria, will give the talk etitled "Multi-faceted roles of bacterial membrane vesicles".

    To read more about Schild's research go here.

  • livsvitenskapsbygget_970 Allmøte om livsvitskapsbygget May 23, 2018 1:15 PM

    Livsvitskapsbygget ved UiO skal stå ferdig i 2024. Første spadetak blir teke første kvartal 2019. Kva er bestemt så langt om kven og kva som skal inn i bygget? Og kva skjer i byggeprosjektet framover?