Industrial group Lyse pledges support for information technology research at UiS to the tune of 30 million NOK over eight years. The funds will contribute to a long-term boost of IT competence in the Stavanger region.
Miguel Angel Luzuriaga Moreno defends his doctoral thesis in Economics at UiS on 16 January. He has researched how people take economic decisions on behalf of others.
A pioneer in using training dummies, Associate Professor Arne Rettedal celebrates 25 years of making nursing education more realistic.
The students who attended the NFiP seminar took part in several of the major issues that are related to the oil and energy industry today.
Aksel Hiorth and Merete Vadla Madland have both gained promotion to professor.
Professor Chunming Rong has been granted a patent in the United States for his data encryption solution. Having acquired the commercial rights, Stavanger-based computer firm F5IT now launches the product «Smart Secure» to its customers.
The second research seminar of the Norwegian research group of "Animals in Changing Environments" is held at UiS Friday October 24th, with the theme "Representation of animals". The program includes Kadri Tüür of the University of Tartu, Estonia. She is also featured in a presentation of the book The Semiotics of Animal Representations at Bokkafeen the same day.
This week 170 of Europe's most dedicated mechanical engineering students are visiting the University of Stavanger to meet likeminded people.
The international conference "Animals in the Anthropocene" will be held at University of Stavanger September 17-19th 2015. Theme session proposals are due December 15th 2014, abstracts are due March 1st 2015.
Stavanger, Manchester and Eindhoven join forces to become Smart Cities in a new EU project led by German research giant Fraunhofer.