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Published Oct. 19, 2016 10:37 AM

Opportunities for research in paleo- and rock magnetism at the Ivar Giæver Geomagnetic Laboratory (IGGL), University of Oslo, Norway with the Ivar Giæver Visiting Fellowship Program (spring 2017). Application deadline is November 30, 2016.

Published Oct. 19, 2016 10:27 AM

Opportunities for research in paleo- and rock magnetism at the Ivar Giæver Geomagnetic Laboratory (IGGL), University of Oslo, Norway with the Ivar Giæver Visiting Fellowship Program (spring 2017). Application deadline is November 30, 2016.

Earth sunrise seen out from space. The methane gas is an extremely effective greenhouse gas, effecting solar energy to warm up the atmosphere. Illustration: colourbox.no
Published Oct. 14, 2016 12:32 PM

For 56 mill years ago the climate on Earth changed rapidly and the temperature increased at least 5 degrees. Scientists are now closer to understand the climate change, called PETM, and why it lasted over 150 000 years. The answer might be eruptions of methane gas from craters offshore Norway.

Published Oct. 13, 2016 1:08 PM

Solar physicist from France. 

Published Oct. 13, 2016 10:35 AM

The Copernicus Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 satellites have found signs of an ongoing glacier dislocation between two recent massive ice avalanches in Tibet.

Sentinels team up reporting 12. October.

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Published Sep. 23, 2016 2:52 PM

You can promote candidates until the deadline October 26 at 2:00 PM.

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Published Sep. 15, 2016 11:55 PM

A new system for recycling will be introduced at the MN faculty. – This is an important measure for an environmentally sustainable university, says Dean Morten Dæhlen.

Leaders UiO, LO and NHO
Published Sep. 12, 2016 9:30 PM

Quality assurance of the management base and cost estimates before the project is submitted to Parliament for approval and funding (QA2) of the planned life science building at UiO started August 16th according to the time schedule and is to be finished till Christmas.

Norwegian banner Nordic Life Science Days
Published Sep. 12, 2016 9:11 PM

At the 14th and 15th  of September the Nordic Life Science Days is arranged in Stockholm. In the evening the 13th a Norwegian–Swedish networking is taking place at the Norwegian Embassy in Stockholm.

Published Sep. 9, 2016 1:49 PM

Within 2016 The University of Oslo will sort all waste.

Published Sep. 9, 2016 1:03 PM

Thursday 8th of September the Department fo biosciences held a seremony for the masterstudents that graudated.

The international journal Hydrology Research has awarded the best paper in 2014-2016. Illustration: Colourbox.com
Published Sep. 8, 2016 5:12 PM

Winners of the best paper in Hydrology Research 2014-2016. We congratulate professor Chong-Yu Xu, Department of Geosciences et. al.

RESEARCH PRIZE: Professor Trond H. Torsvik gets applause from a full-packed audience in the University Aula when he gets the research award from the Deputy Rector Ragnhild H. Hennum. Rector at UiO, Ole Petter Ottesen and the Deputy University Director Tove Kristin Karlsen are seen in the background for the prize winner. Photo: Yngve Vogt, Apollon
Published Sep. 5, 2016 4:29 PM

The University of Oslo (UiO) research prize for 2016 was given to Professor Trond H. Torsvik in a formal ceremony at University's Aula on Friday 2nd September 2016. 

Published Sep. 1, 2016 8:00 AM

From 1st of September Stein Kaartvedt will be the new Head of Department.

 

Professor Jón Egill Kristjánsson in a conference presenting a final report in the research programme EuTRACE, summer 2015 at IASS in Berlin. Photo: (c) IASS/David Ausserhofer.
Published Aug. 26, 2016 9:13 AM

Professor of meteorology Jón Egill Kristjánsson in the Department of Geosciences at the University of Oslo passed away in a tragic accident in Jotunheimen National Park on the 14th of August, 2016, at age 55.

The Ivar Giæver Geomagnetic Laboratory. Photo: CEED
Published June 28, 2016 8:15 PM

CEED - Centre of Earth Evolution and Dynamics at Department of gescoences/UIO recently launched a brand new website for the Ivar Giæver Geomagnetic Laboratory.  This is a National Norwegian research laboratory and research infrastructure for geomagnetism, supported by CEED and the Norwegian Research Council of Norway.

Members management team
Published June 27, 2016 3:08 PM

The director for UiO:Life Science, Finn-Eirik Johansen, has established an advisory management team and hired Morten Egeberg as the administrative leader for UiO:Life Science.

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Published June 27, 2016 10:41 AM

Join a virtual tour in the planned life sciences building at UiO. Watch the tour in 3D on your smartphone using VR glasses.

Professor Trond H. Torsvik. Photo: UiO
Published June 21, 2016 4:38 PM

Today it was announced who will get the foremost awards for 2016 from University of Oslo. Gratifying was that Professor of geodynamics Trond Helge Torsvik from Department of Geosciences and The Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED) - is awarded the University of Oslo's research prize.

Professor Trond H. Torsvik. Photo: UiO
Published June 21, 2016 4:36 PM

Today it was announced who will get the foremost awards for 2016 from University of Oslo. Gratifying was that Professor of geodynamics Trond Helge Torsvik from Department of Geosciences and The Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED) - is awarded the University of Oslo's research prize.

Draught - A pan-European view: 17 June 2016 is the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. The day is celebrated worldwide. EDC mark the day by publishing an online video about drought.
Published June 16, 2016 3:36 PM

In 1994, the United Nations General Assembly declared June 17 the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought to promote public awareness of the issue. The European Drought Centre mark this day by publish online a talk of Henny A.J. Van Lanen, EDC / Wageningen University on: Large-scale drought: a pan-European view of the hazard, impacts and adaptation

Published May 31, 2016 1:04 PM

Workshop: “Cells on the move: at the intersection of intracellular transport and cell migration”

Auditorium 3, Kristine Bonnevies hus, Blindern, University of Oslo, 9-10 June 2016.

Published May 18, 2016 7:04 PM

Congratulations to Research fellow Thorben Dunse, Department of Geosciences, one of two early career scientists nominated for the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences (IACS) 2016 Early Career Scientist Prize.

Nils Christian Stenseth
Published May 2, 2016 4:28 PM

Nils Chr. Stenseth has been inaugurated as a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Few Norwegians have been members of this scientific elite that includes about 200 Nobel Prize winners.

Ice-cores and data about sulfate flux over Greenland and Artica tell us more about the climate in the past. Photo: Michael Sigl
Published Apr. 25, 2016 6:36 PM

International team of climate researchers reconstructs global cooling in the reign of the Roman emperor Justinian. Ice-cores and data about sulfate flux at Greenland and Artica reveils the pasts climate disasters. Their research presented at EGU 2016; Vienna recently.