Research news & In media

On this website we have collected research news and some In media coverage articles where employees at CEED has contributed in interviews, in the public debatte or similar. The list is not complete.

Published Feb. 12, 2020 10:01 AM

A new international collaborative study in Scientific Reports led by CEED PhD student Alexandra Zaputlyaeva including CEED researchers Adriano Mazzini and Morgan Jones, investigates the ongoing reactions below the largest active mud eruption on Earth – Lusi.


Read more on the CEED Blog!

Bildet kan inneholde: jord, verden, kloden.
Published Jan. 15, 2020 7:53 AM

CEED Director Prof. Carmen Gaina has worked with colleagues to reveal how Africa is being carved from below with a new paper in Nature Communications. 

Read more about this exciting study over on the CEED Blog!

Treringer i eldgammel trestamme fra Raknehaugen, en gravhaug på Jessheim som er nesten 1500 år gammel. Foto: Joshua Neilson Bostic/UiO
Published Jan. 3, 2020 3:06 PM

Historiske kilder beskriver kulde og tåke over Europa, Midt-Østen, deler av Asia. De norrøne sagaene forteller om Fimbulvinteren (den mektige vinteren) og at Fenrisulven hadde slukt sola. Hva skjedde året 536? Det tverrfaglige UiO-forskerteamet i VIKINGS vil finne ut om det kjølige klimaet gav uro, folkevandring og vikingtokt. Les mer i A-magasinet.

Sara Callegaro. Photo: Private
Published Dec. 23, 2019 9:57 AM

Sara Callegaro is granted a "Young Research Talents" project from NFR (the Research Council of Norway). The research project title is MAPLES: Magma Plays with Sedimentary Rocks - Element exchange between magma, sedimentary host-rocks and environment.

Bildet kan inneholde: geologisk fenomen, aske, brann, vulkan landform, lava sletten.
Published Dec. 13, 2019 1:51 AM
The Dry Valleys are a row of largely snow-free valleys in Antarctica.
Published Dec. 6, 2019 11:03 AM

Leaving today, 6th of December, Adriano Mazzini a researcher from GEO/CEED/UIO will be part of the 35th Italian expedition to the Dry Valleys of Antartica. Permafrost in the Dry Valleys store huge amounts of greenhouse gasses. 

Bildet kan inneholde: svart, hvit, svart og hvit, monochrome, briller.
Published Nov. 21, 2019 9:30 AM
Bildet kan inneholde: fjellrike landformer, landemerke, fjell, naturlig landskap, fjellkjede.
Published Nov. 20, 2019 6:06 AM
Bildet kan inneholde: tekst.
Published Nov. 19, 2019 12:26 PM
Published Oct. 28, 2019 7:45 PM
Bildet kan inneholde: produkt, vann, rør, organisme.
Published Oct. 28, 2019 7:34 PM
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Published Sep. 27, 2019 9:46 AM

Forskere ved universitetet i Utrecht i samarbeid med professor Trond H. Torsvik ved CEED Universitetet i Oslo, har funnet et tapt kontinent som dukket under Sør Europa for millioner av år siden. Det skal være fra dette kontinentet at fjellkjeder som Alpene oppsto.

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Published Sep. 27, 2019 9:46 AM



Bildet kan inneholde: sosial gruppe, sommer, begivenhet, fritid, tre.
Published Sep. 19, 2019 11:35 AM

The 2019 Ada Lovelace Workshop included 10 CEED members (about 10% of participants and 25% of the keynote speakers!). Some highlights of the workshop below.

Bildet kan inneholde: tekst, font, linje.
Published Sep. 16, 2019 3:12 PM
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Published Aug. 14, 2019 9:29 AM

Researchers from CEED are travelling with a film team around Norway to unravel the opening and closure of ocean basins (the Wilson Cycle). They will make a series of short videos where each episode is one stage of the Wilson Cycle - watch this space.

Henter forslag fra Google
Published Aug. 13, 2019 3:08 PM

We have recently hired six new Young Scientists to CEED. The competition was strong, and we received on the average around 50 applications per advertisement. All positions ended up being offered to females. Here is the addition of bright young scientist at CEED this Autumn semester, welcome to them all!

Published Aug. 2, 2019 2:17 PM

Arrive by November 3, leave on November 10

Five days of theoretic and practical short course with a one-day of local field trip

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Published July 31, 2019 8:32 AM

Do you have an upcoming publication and would like to extend its reach through a press release? Maybe your university doesn’t have a media office able to help, you are short on time, and/or don’t know where to start. Don’t fret, this week Grace Shephard (Researcher at CEED, University of Oslo) shares some tips for writing your own press release and includes a handy template for download. She also spoke to experts from the EGU and AGU press offices on writing a pitch to the media.

Read more here



Published July 29, 2019 10:48 AM

The object of Academia Europaea is the advancement and propagation of excellence in scholarship in the humanities, law, the economic, social, and political sciences, mathematics, medicine, and all branches of natural and technological sciences anywhere in the world for the public benefit and for the advancement of the education of the public of all ages. The aim of the Academy is to promote European research, advise governments and international organisations in scientific matters, and further interdisciplinary and international research.

The research ship used by the Floating University, Baikal, Russia. Photo: Floating University
Published July 26, 2019 3:28 PM

The expedition in the international scientific educational programme Class@Baikal / Floating University was finished successfully the 10th of July. The class got attention from the Russian Television, also with short interview with CEEDs Adriano Mazzini, leader of the Norwegian effort in the expedition and the HOTMUD project.

Harrison Schmitt takes samples in Taurus-Littrow Valley at the Moon. Foto: Eugene Cernan / NASA / Offentlig eie
Published July 11, 2019 12:57 PM

The successful Apollo programme, including six manned landing missions, provided revolutionary new insights into the processes that led to the formation and early evolution of the Moon, Earth and other terrestrial planets. The Mineralogical-Geological Museum at the University of Oslo (now part of NHM) contributed to the Apollo program by training Harrison Schmitt, the only Apollo astronaut with a geological education, in 1957-1958.

Screen dump taken from the start of the film 'Over the crater'.
Published July 5, 2019 12:18 PM

Scientists at CEED, University of Oslo (Dougal Jerram), and the University of Aberdeen (John Howell), have teamed up to produce the first 3D thermal model of Stromboli volcano.