Ema and Mona rocked CP Lunch & Learn
In a packed hall, the Centre's PhD students Emanuela Kallesten and Mona Wetrhus Minde gave ConocoPhillips employees a Lunch and Learn session on permeability and EOR mechanisms.
Invited to present at IOR Tulsa
Research director at the Centre, Professor Aksel Hiorth, is asked to present at the SPE IOR conference in Tulsa April 2018.
Centre PhD to present at OG21-forum
OG21-forum is approaching, and the Centre is represented with a student presentation from Yiteng Zhang (IRIS/UiS).
Smart Solutions for Future IOR
The theme for IOR NORWAY 2018 is ready. Postdoc Pål Østebø Andersen at the Centre suggested next year's conference theme should be «Smart Solutions for Future IOR».
Portrait of the month: Trine Mykkeltvedt
Trine Mykkeltvedt from the reservoir group at IRIS and The National IOR Centre of Norway was one of the eleven IRIS scientists who gave a presentation at the SIAM conference in Erlangen, Germany in September. Trine is also a hobby farmer.
Extended collaboration with Statoil?
The Akademia agreement between University of Stavanger (UiS) and Statoil goes towards an end. 28 September, a delegation from Statoil visited UiS to discuss a possible extension of the agreement.
Liquid nitrogen and ice cream
When the pupils from 8B at Gosen school visited the Centre, the day consisted of both freezing cold nitrogen and a cool ice cream lunch.
Rock science fun at Research Square
Close to 2000 people visited Research Square in Stavanger. The National IOR Centre of Norway tempted the audience with a rock science computer game, chalk hammering and polymer swirls.