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Picture of an Arctic landscape and title: Environmental monitoring in the Arctic, with a particular focus on greenhouse gas flux studies
Published Mar. 31, 2022 9:34 AM

In 12-22 September 2022 there will be held a 5 credits UArctic summer school about; Environmental monitoring in the Arctic. It is a PhD course but motivated MSc students can also apply. The course is given by University of Aarhus, with field work and most of the teaching at University of Oulu (Uleåborg), Finland.

Poster: The GeoWednesday seminar entitled 'VIKINGS - Volcanic Eruptions and their Impacts on Climate, Environment, and Viking Society in 500-1250 CE',
Published Mar. 18, 2022 2:49 PM

The GeoWednesday seminar entitled 'VIKINGS - Volcanic Eruptions and their Impacts on Climate, Environment, and Viking Society in 500-1250 CE', was presented by Kirstin Krüger for a full audience in The Science Library@UiO, 16. March 2022.  She presented exciting multidisciplinary results, and a tree core sample found in the Raknehaugen burial mound showing bad years of growth around the volcanic winter year 536. 

Trude Storelvmo has been awarded support for research to understand how clouds change due to global warming. The photo was taken in 2020 when she received the UiO award for younger researchers. Photo: Ola Gamst Sæther
Published Mar. 17, 2022 5:12 PM

Professor of meteorology Trude Storelvmo is one of two from the Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo awarded the ERC Consolidator Grant announced recently. With that, she will receive millions from the European Research Council (ERC) for several years to come.

Mathew Domeier has been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant for his research project on an enigmatic and dynamic era in Earth's prehistory Ediacara period for ~ 635-540 million. Photo: Gunn Kristin Tjoflot
Published Mar. 17, 2022 4:48 PM

Researcher Mathew Domeier from CEED and the Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo has been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant for his research project on an enigmatic and dynamic era in the Earth's prehistory. The scholarship from the European Research Council (ERC) gives him the opportunity to build up the research team he needs.