Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

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Professor Anne Magurran ved University of St Andrews i Scotland ble den 31. august utnevnt til æresdoktor ved Universitetet i Bergen under doktorpromosjonen i Håkonshallen.
The Advanced Climate Dynamics Courses (ACDC) are a series of annual summer schools focusing climate dynamics
Armine Margaryan from Armenia is the first visiting PhD student in a new Eurasia programme in geomicrobiology
University of Bergen awarded Professor Anne Magurran an honorary doctorate on August 31. To mark this event, a seminar in her honour was arranged on August 30. In addition to a keynote talk by Professor Magurran, exciting local research was portrayed.
Ranga Jayawickrama is collecting additional material for his Master thesis at Sri Lanka.
The Department of Informatics warmly welcomes all new and previous students to a new semester. We hope everyone will have a fun and rich start of the semester.
For the first time, an obligatory student seminar for the course Mesoscale Dynamics was held in one of the UiB cabins in Ustaoset on the Hardangervidda.
PhD student Adilan Hniman from The Prince of Songkla University in Thailand is finalizing his PhD work in Norway
Saket Saurabh has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant of 13 million NOK. Saurabh will establish his group at the Department of Informatics, University of Bergen.
Postdoctoral fellowship in evolutionary fisheries ecology is now open. Dead-line: July 29.
Hugo Capes from Montpellier is doing his research practice with EvoFish.
Two papers with co-authors from the Algorithms group at the Department of informatics are accepted to FOCS 2012.
Although source of intense investigations, the origins of type 2 diabetes and obesity remain unclear.
Humans are daily exposed to many environmental pollutants. What are the health consequences of such exposures?
We welcome Thomas Karlsson as a PhD student starting 01.06.2012!