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  • nature-cover-nucleus How big is a nucleus? Nov. 3, 2015 8:01 PM

    Where do atomic nuclei come from? How are they organized? Why is matter stable? What are their practical and scientific uses?

  • stor-si A Smarter Power Grid with New Materials Oct. 12, 2015 10:28 AM

    A new EU project with a budget of NOK 870 million will increase the efficiency of energy consumption.

  • sabrina-cnbc Travelogue from Canada Apr. 24, 2015 9:14 AM

    Associate professor Sabrina Sartori recently did some experiments at the Canadian Neutron Beam Center. Here is her "lab report."


  • portrait of the candidate Disputation: Magnus Fagernes Ivarsen Sep. 20, 2021 1:15 PM

    Magnus Fagernes Ivarsen will defend his thesis Plasma Irregularity Dissipation in the F-Region Ionosphere. Making Sense of the Decay and Subsequent Lifetimes of Turbulent Plasma Structures in the Ionosphere for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

  • Felleskollovium: A Magnetic Perspective on the Interior of Saturn Sep. 23, 2021 12:00 PM

    By Professor Michele K. Dougherty

    Department of Physics, the Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College London

  • Image may contain: Vehicle, Tall ship, Sailing ship, Boat, Barquentine. 8th Workshop on Level Density and Gamma Strength, Oslo, 2022 May 9, 2022 12:00 AM

    The scientific program will include invited talks, selected oral contributions from submitted abstracts, and poster presentations, covering the following topics:

    • Nuclear level density
    • Gamma-ray strength function
    • Phase transitions in mesoscopic systems
    • Applications in astrophysics and reactor physics
    • Other related topics