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Published July 9, 2021 1:38 PM

As one of nine Centres of Excellence (SFF) at the University of Oslo, RoCS - Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, has become a thriving international hub with 48 employees from around the globe.

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Published July 8, 2021 7:52 AM

- The official starting date is the 1st of July and I'm very excited to get the project up and running, says Postdoctoral Fellow Petra Kohutova who received the grant from The Norwegian Research Council.

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Published July 2, 2021 2:03 PM

– We are incredibly happy to be able to open up even more when the students are in place for the new semester, says Rector Svein Stølen after being informed by the Ministry of Education and Research that the university can plan for teaching without a social distancing of 1 metre.

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Published July 1, 2021 4:55 PM

The Department of Biosciences is involved in six projects funded by the Norwegian Research Council, where three of the projects are Young Researcher Talent (YRT). 

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Published June 18, 2021 5:16 PM

More people can gather at events, and the start of studies next semester is now planned. - I appreciate that we can open further, and that the chances increase for a more normal start of studies, says Rector Svein Stølen, University of Oslo.

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Published June 16, 2021 8:58 AM

The webinar entitled 'Introduction to hydrogeology with case studies in Norway and Brazil' is planned be held in August/September this year. This webinar of one week duration is provided by the GeoSource research network. MSc students from the partner institutions UFPA, Brazil and Dept. of Geosciences, UiO may attend.

Published June 3, 2021 1:50 PM

Recently the new biotech company Tribune Therapeutics was established based on research conducted by Ole Jørgen Kaasbøll and Håvard Attramadal. Ole Jørgen Kaasbøll was admitted to UiO:Life Science’ innovation programme SPARK Norway in 2019 and will now assume the role of Chief Scientific Officer in the new company where Georg Vo Beiske, HealthCap has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Tribune Therapeutics aims to develop a treatment for fibrosis.

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Published June 2, 2021 1:42 PM

Space mission Solar Orbiter’s SoloHI instrument captures its first coronal mass ejection, which are important drivers of space weather. RoCS – Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics, UiO contributes in the space mission that makes it possible.

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Published May 27, 2021 1:45 PM

This spring, new members will be elected to the University of Oslo's board. A total of four employee representatives will have a very important influence on the strategy and direction of the University of Oslo over the next four years. You can meet them at a digital election meeting on 2 June.