News

News and "In media" articles where researchers from the Section for Physics of Geological Processes (GEO-PGP) have contributed. The list is not exhaustive and postings are mostly Norwegian.

På Island finner vi vulkanen Katla som kan ha innvirkning på Norge ved utbrudd. Den ligger 1512 moh og 300–400 meter under den 595 km² store isbreen Mýrdalsjökull. Katla krateret har en diameter på 10 km. Foto: Chris 73/CC BY-SA 3.0
Published Jan. 14, 2020 2:07 PM

Med utgangspunkt i det pågående utbruddet til vulkanen Taal på Filippinene er vulkanekspert Olivier Galland intervjuet i P2/NRK om farlige vulkaner i verden.  Hør radiointervjuet i Studio2, 13. januar 2020 om Taal-utbruddet, og om tre potensielt farlige vulkaner som ligger nær Norge. 

Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo.
Published Jan. 2, 2020 1:56 PM

The Department of Geosciences receives funding for six new projects from the Fri prosjektstøtte / FRIPRO program from the Research Council of Norway (NFR). This was announced December 18 last year. A total of three research projects as well as three projects in the "Young Research Talents" category are supported.

Vice Dean of Solveig Kristiansen, MN faculty (left), Marius Lambert from the Department of Geosciences (right) awards the prize for best poster at 'PhD Day 2019' in Sophus Lies Aud, UiO. Photo: Gunn Kristin Tjoflot/UiO
Published Oct. 24, 2019 12:56 PM

PhD Day is an annual event organized each year by the UiO Science Library, in collaboration with the MN-faculty. There are scheduled lectures, and a poster session in which fellows at the faculty are invited to participate. This year Marius Lambert, Department of Geosciences won the award for the best poster. The competition was fierce.