Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

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Allocations from the Academy Agreement between UiB and Equinor were announced on 28.06.2019. Four research projects on offshore wind received funding. In addition BOW was allocated funding for two Associate Professor II positions.
Felix Julian Halpaap disputerer fredag, 7. juni .2019 for ph.d.-graden ved Universitetet i Bergen med avhandlingen: ”Generation of intermediate-depth earthquakes and the fate of subduction fluids”
Prof. Vincent Rijmen was elected as a Fellow of IACR in 2019 "for co-designing AES, contributions to the design and cryptanalysis of symmetric primitives, and service to the IACR" Congratulations to Vincent!
Richard Payne, a former Marie Curie Fellow with EECRG in 2003, was killed climbing in the Himalaya
A unique course on SDG14 brings together student active learning and an interdisciplinary approach on how to engage with sustainability issues and how science can provide knowledge for a sustainable Ocean. We have produced three videos showing what makes the course special.
The dCod 1.0 project puts its marks on successful PRIMO 20 in Charleston, South Carolina
«The mid-latitudes are one big, chaotic mess”, says Camille Li.
SNOWISO field season started at the EastGRIP camp, on the Greenland Ice Sheet.
The Gulfstream makes northern Europe warmer by transporting heat. This is well known. New research shows that the sea surface temperature also affects storm tracks as far away as the Pacific.
Chr. Michelsen Institute and the University of Bergen have a long-standing agreement to strengthen development-related research in Bergen. We now invite applications for collaboration between our two institutions. Deadline 14 June, 2019.
The candidates will be elected for the term 01.08.2019 – 31.07.2020 and voting starts 20th May at 09:00AM and ends 24th May at 12:00PM.
Jakhongir Alimov, is a master student at National University of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
The seminar that was held the 13th of February covered a broad range of aspects in relation to Smart Cities. The video of the seminar and the slide deck here can be found here.
A newly published study in Nature Communications shows an important new understanding of the climate system that will allow us to better understand past climate variability. The results were uncovered by expeditions between the North Pole and Antarctica.
On Friday the 5th of April at 10am Jürgen Bernard will give a talk at the Visual Computing Forum. The talk will take place at Lille Aud. @ Høyteknologisenteret (Thormøhlens gate 55). The title of the talk is: Enhancing Human-Centered Machine Learning with Visual Analytics.
On 3-8 March, 29 participants and 10 expert lecturers attended a winter school at Kvalheim Fritid on Radøy near Bergen.