K.G. Jebsen Centre for Deep Sea Research

Ægir 6000 på djuphavstokt sommaren 2016

The K.G. Jebsen Centre for Deep Sea Research (JC-DeepSea) was established as a result of a generous contribution from the Kristian Gerhard Jebsen Foundation.  It aims to be a leading international Centre for deep ocean research.

Official opening

Being a Flagship!

At the vanguard of deep sea research - leading UiB, Norway, and internationally …


Meet our new marine director

Amund Måge has been appointed new marine director at the University of Bergen. One of his first tasks will be to include the entire university in its strategic marine research initiative.

BFS Award

Studying a Hidden, Globally Significant Biosphere

Researcher Steffen Leth Jørgensen is the Centre for Geobiology’s (CGB) 3rd successful Bergen Research Foundation’s Recruitment Programme candidate.

PhD course

Seafloor Mineral Resources and Prospects of Deep-Sea Mining

The Centre for Geobiology (CGB) held a PhD course addressing the geological, environmental and technological challenges facing deep-sea mining and mineral extraction.

Going Deep - Nature

Iceland drilling project aims to unearth how islands form

Scientists will look into the heart of Surtsey, an island created 50 years ago by a volcanic eruption.