Carmen Gaina, Director's blogg CEED

The Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED) is hosted by the Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo, Norway. A Centre of Excellence for the period 2013 to 2023.

Professor Carmen Gaina, is the director of the Center and will be posting articles here on "Director's blogg" now and then.

The Hawaiian-Emperor seamount chain. Image: Google Earth
Published Nov. 10, 2017 10:43 AM

The prestigious journal SCIENCE ADVANCES published yesterday (8th of November 2017) a recipe for turning a plate, but not just your regular table plate, but the huge Pacific plate, and its mighty volcanoes. The study is authored by six scientists from the Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED), University of Oslo, and embraces the challenge to find a novel explanation for the peculiar shape of one of the most important volcanic island chain on Earth: the Hawaiian-Emperor group of volcanoes in the Pacific Ocean.  

Published Mar. 7, 2014 9:36 AM

A comment on "middelmådig" (mediocre or ordinary) Research in Norway, as mentioned in a swedish report to the Norwegian Research Council.

Published Mar. 5, 2014 10:20 AM

March 3rd 2014 we celebrated one year with CEED and with this occasion Liv Furuberg from the Research Council of Norway came to be part of our festivity here at Blindern. In this blog I will give some comments one the first year with research on the earth dynamics and earth evolution, and the process of starting up a Centre of Excellence.