Where only the polar bear can hear you scream. Where the ground never thaws. Where even the hardiest of Inuits haven’t dared set feet. Irene Buan (23) spent three summer weeks on inhospitable Devon Island.
A new PhD study provides improved tools for decision-making during well construction in the oil industry.
A new doctoral thesis from University of Stavanger suggests possible explanations of how a specific protein associated with Parkinson’s disease (DJ-1) might be implicated in the onset of the disease.
Living in a low temperature environment does not affect bacteria’s appetite for hydrocarbons, according to recent research. This new knowledge could affect environmental risk assessment in the Arctic.
The Research Council of Norway decided that the national centre for increased oil recovery will be placed at the University of Stavanger. The application from UiS prevailed in stiff competition with strong research clusters in Trondheim and Bergen.