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  • leopold-von-buch-medal Trond H. Torsvik has been awarded the 2015 Leopold von Buch medal May 13, 2015

    Professor Trond Torsvik has been awarded the 2015 Leopold von Buch medal in “recognition and appreciation of outstanding professional contributions to understanding geodynamics”.

  • chess-research-school Strengthening Norwegian research and education in changing climates Apr 17, 2015

    Scientists in geodynamics and meteorology from UiO, in collaboration with researchers in geosciences from Bergen, Tromsø and UNIS, received 19.5 million kroner from the Norwegian Research Council (NFR) for a new Research School on “Changing climates in the coupled earth system” (CHESS).

  • marine-leadership-507px Marine Geoscience Leadership - MGLS - workshop for early career geoscientists Apr 10, 2015

    Earlier this year Dr. Grace Shephard, a Postdoc at CEED, Dep. of Geosciences was selected as 1 out of 3 European representatives to attend the MGLS Symposium, Washington DC, USA. This bienniel event brings together early career researchers to build skillsets such as science policy, communication, and collaboration. Shephard who has her main interest in plate tectonic reconstructions/ocean floor and modelling mantle structure, highly recommends the Symposium in this summary.

  • andean-geotrail507px Andean Geotrail, Torres del Paine in Geo ExPro Mar 27, 2015

    Research fellows Olivier Galland and Caroline Sassier describe geotrail hightlights of the Andean Geotrail trip in the latest version of Geo ExPro. On the trip they visited (on bike) the national park Torres del Paine in Patagonia, Chile.


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