Previous events

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Time and place: Mar. 6, 2020 2:00 PM6:00 PM, Tøyen hovedgård
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Time and place: Feb. 26, 2020 12:15 PM1:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

Earth’s History of Changing Sea Level. Lecture by Professor Clint Conrad, Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED)

Björn Holger Heyn. Photo: Geir Holm/UiO
Time and place: Jan. 31, 2020 1:15 PM, Auditorium 1, the Geology building

Doctoral candidate Björn Holger Heyn at the Department of Geosciences, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis "Geodynamics of Earth’s Large Low Shear Velocity Provinces Interaction with mantle flow, plume initiation, and core-mantle boundary deformation" for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

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Time and place: Jan. 16, 2020 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Anne Replumaz

From ISTerre, Grenoble University, France


Hosted by Valentina Magni

Time and place: Jan. 8, 2020Jan. 10, 2020, Blindern
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Time: Jan. 7, 2020 9:00 AM12:00 PM

John Naliboff, of the Computational Infrastructure for Geodynamics at UC Davis (USA), will conduct a workshop to introduce potential users to the open-source and CIG-supported mantle convection and lithosphere dynamics code ASPECT. The workshop will focus on providing an overview of ASPECT's capabilities through examples of mantle convection and continental extension.

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Time and place: Dec. 5, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Madeleine Larissa Vickers

From University of Copenhagen

Hosts: Morgan Jones & Ella W. Stokke

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Time and place: Nov. 27, 2019 11:00 AMNov. 29, 2019 10:00 AM, Color Magic to Kiel and back again
Time and place: Nov. 25, 2019Nov. 26, 2019 3:00 PM, Auditorium 3, ZEB
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Time and place: Nov. 22, 2019, Toppsenteret, Forskningsparken
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Time and place: Nov. 21, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Liviu Giosan

From Woodshole Oceanographic Institute


Host: Carmen Gaina

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Time and place: Nov. 18, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Alan Rooney

From University of Yale, USA



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Time and place: Nov. 14, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Felix Riede

From University of Aarhus, Denmark


Host: Manon Bajard, Kirstin Krüger

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Time and place: Nov. 12, 2019 10:15 AM11:00 AM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Volker Michel

From University of Siegen, Germany


Host: Alexander Minakov

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Time and place: Nov. 7, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Serge Lallemand

From University of Montpellier, France


Host: Fabio Crameri

Tøyen hovedgård, University of Oslo
Time and place: Nov. 4, 2019 9:30 AM7:30 PM, The Natural History Museum, Tøyen Hovedgård

The Association for Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) is organizing a 1 day workshop (Monday 4 Nov) in connection with the Svalbard Science Conference. The workshop aims to bring together early career and established researchers with any interest in research or field work on Svalbard. 

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Time and place: Oct. 31, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Saija Saarni

From University of Turku, Finland


Host: Manon Bajard

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Time and place: Oct. 17, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Tim Lenton

From University of Exeter, UK


Host: Trond H. Torsvik 

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Time and place: Oct. 11, 2019 3:15 PM4:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Mike Coffin

From University of Tasmania, Australia


Host: Carmen Gaina

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Time and place: Oct. 10, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Ståle Emil Johansen

From NTNU, Trondheim, Norway


Host: Sverre Planke

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Time and place: Oct. 3, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Maria Jensen

From UNIS, Svalbard, Norway

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Time and place: Sep. 26, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3

Invited talk by

Fabio Capitanio

From the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Faculty of Science, Monash University, Clayton, Australia

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Time and place: Sep. 20, 2019 3:15 PM4:15 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3

Panel Debate    


Stephen Mojzsis (University of Colorado, Boulder)

Fernando Corfu (UiO - CEED/GEO) as a moderator

Agata Krzesinska (UiO - CEED/GEO)

Benjamin Bultel (UiO - CEED/GEO)

Stephanie Werner (UiO - CEED/GEO)

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Time and place: Sep. 19, 2019 1:15 PM2:00 PM, ZEB Auditorium 3


Steve Mojzsis

From University of Colorado, Boulder, USA

Professor Fernando Corfu, Department of Geosciences
Time and place: Sep. 13, 2019 2:00 PM6:00 PM, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Drammensveien 78, Oslo

 A special symposium celebrating the career of professor Fernando Corfu, Department of Geociences and CEED, University of Oslo.