Deep-sea biology
Deep-sea biology

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2021 - 2026 UiB Centre for Deep-Sea Research (CDeepSea) - Funding: Trond Mohn Foundation

2021 - 2025 DeepSeaQuence; Uncovering the metabolic secrets and capacity of Arctic deep-sea hydrothermal vent microbiomes. Funding: Research Council of Norway. P.I: R. Stokke.

2021 - 2024 Eco-Safe Ridge Mining: environmental risk studies towards sustainable deep-sea mining on the Mid-Ocean Ridge in Norway. Funding: Research Council of Norway. P.I: P. A. Ribeiro.

2021 - 2024 Life at the limits: diversity, adaptation strategies and bioprospecting of microbes living in Arctic deep sea habitats (IN-DEPTH, https://twitter.com/Project_INDEPTH), Funding: EEA-Norway grant. P.I UIB: I. H. Steen

2020 - 2023 Vent & Seep Fauna in Norwegian Waters. Funding: Norwegian Biodiversity Information Centre (Artsdatabanken). P.I: Mari Heggernes Eilertsen.


2021 - 2023 RAS-TOOLS: A microbial toolbox for RAS production and innovation. Funding: NordForsk, Research Council of Norway. P.I. H. Dahle.

2019-2023 HyPOD: Hydrothermal Production of Organic molecules: carbon transformation and Decomposition in ocean crust fluids. Frinatek, P.I: E. Reeves