Aug. 23, 2021 1:18 PM
Professor of glaciology Regine Hock at Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo is awarded the prestigious recognition 'Richardson Medal' from The International Glaciological Society (IGS).
Aug. 5, 2021 3:04 PM
The Mt. Fagradalsfjall on Iceland erupted in March 2021 and the eruption is still active. In June it was organised a webinar where volcanic, tectonic, and seismic experts gave a picture of the eruption. Watch the recorded webinar on YouTube
July 1, 2021 9:36 AM
The Department of Geosciences receives funding for five new projects from the Research Council of Norway (NFR) in the 2021 call. A total of three research projects as well as two projects in the "Young Research Talents" category are funded.
June 16, 2021 8:58 AM
The webinar entitled 'Introduction to hydrogeology with case studies in Norway and Brazil' is held in August this year, for the students from UFPA, Brazil and Dept. of Geosciences, UiO.
Apr. 23, 2021 1:49 PM
Professor François Renard, Department of Geosciences and the Njord Centrehas received an ERC Advanced Grant for the project Break-Through Rocks (BREAK). One goal is to gain more knowledge about what triggers powerful earthquakes, and if there are signals that alert such large earthquakes.