On Tuesday 12 July, Nobel laureate in Physics, Frank Wilczek, gives a popular science lecture titled «Some Intersections of Art and Science».
The Norwegian Tunnel Safety Cluster (NTSC) has received funding from Innovation Norway's Arena programme. The University of Stavanger holds an important role in the collaboration.
The model used to measure the mass of particles such as protons and neutrons has been used by physicists for almost 50 years. Then Tomas Brauner and his research collaborators discovered that two terms in the model’s equation were missing.
The student team PEERSoS from the University of Stavanger has gone through to the second round of an international risk management competition. Close cooperation with a Canadian insurance company is now awaiting.
Alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment is more effective when the family is involved. Then why is this so seldom the case?
Professor Chunming Rong from the University of Stavanger has visited the National Supercomputing Center in Guangzhou, China. The visit was a step in establishing a formal collaboration with the center, which holds one of the world’s most powerful supercomputers, the Tianhe-2.
«Maria Paula is my Master thesis» Felipe Rios from Colombia jokingly declares.
"You make me feel optimistic in spite of the challenges we are facing" said dean Øystein Lund Bø as he adressed the master ceremony of the Faculty of science and technology at the University of Stavanger yesterday.
When Zaina Ousamah Jaber (20) of Palestine arrived to study at the University of Stavanger half a year ago, she came to a grey and cold place. She felt all alone and sad. «Now I just want to stay here forever because I am enjoying it so much», she says.
People who are interested in gaining power for themselves are less aware than others of discrimination and injustice in the workplace.