The University of Stavanger (UiS) defeated 22 other university teams in the PetroBowl quiz earlier this month. The champions will represent Europe in Dubai in September.
The first ever Skjæveland Award was presented at IOR NORWAY 2016. 24 PhD students participated with posters, and after two long days of evaluating the candidates, Irene Ringen stood out as the winner. Congratulations!
Nina Egeland is a research assistant at the National IOR Centre and is currently on a longer research stay in Japan. Read more about her experiences from her stay at the Institute for Planetary Materials (IPM) at Okayama University.
Violence ended in the former Yugoslavia, the conflicts did not. – Forensic investigations of mass graves can help to reconcile enemies.
Professor Chunming Rong was recently elected as Vice President in Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Norway Chapter.
How can elementary school pupils benefit from a lower pupil-teacher ratio, or by attending smaller classes? Researchers at the Norwegian Reading Centre, University of Stavanger, are looking to find the answer. An allocation to the project of NOK 160 million by the Research Council of Norway makes this one of the largest studies on Norwegian education to date.
Everything points to a real threat against Norwegian energy providers. Nevertheless, the companies themselves perceive the risk as relatively low.
New mathematical models can give us better and cheaper robotic systems. That is the conclusion of the thesis of Industrial PhD student Morten Mossige from ABB.
Global warming is disturbing the delicate balance of the ocean currents. Petroleum and climate researchers are now working together to try and understand what is happening beneath the surface of the Atlantic Ocean.
Despite a seemingly low level of risk, we spend NOK 1.2 billion annually on screening air passengers and luggage in Norway. Has fear gained the upper hand?