New article: Sedimentology of the Lower Cretaceous at Kikutodden and Keilhaufjellet, southern Spitsbergen: implications for an onshore–offshore link

The paper “Sedimentology of the Lower Cretaceous at Kikutodden and Keilhaufjellet, Southern Spitsbergen: implications for an onshore–offshore link” by Sten-Andreas Grundvåg and Snorre Olaussen has been published in the journal Polar Research. Abstract:  Detailed sedimentological investigations of the Lower Cretaceous succession of southernmost Spitsbergen indicate eposition during a long-term fall and rise in relative sea level.…

New article: Acoustic generation of underwater cavities—Comparing modeled and measured acoustic signals generated by seismic air gun arrays

The paper “Acoustic generation of underwater cavities—Comparing modeled and measured acoustic signals generated by seismic air gun arrays” by Babak Khodabandeloo, Martin Landrø and Alfred Hanssen has been published in the latest issue of The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. Abstract: Underwater vapor cavities can be generated by acoustic stimulation. When the acoustic…

New open access article: Prospecting Biotechnologically-Relevant Monooxygenases from Cold Sediment Metagenomes: An In Silico Approach

The paper “Prospecting Biotechnologically-Relevant Monooxygenases from Cold Sediment Metagenomes: An In Silico Approach” by Matías A. Musumeci, Mariana Lozada, Daniela V. Rial, Walter P. Mac Cormack, Janet K. Jansson, Sara Sjöling, JoLynn Carroll and Hebe M. Dionisi, has been published in the open access journal Marine Drugs. Abstract:  Abstract: The goal of this work was to…

Circum-arctic cooperation – ARCEx joining the CASE-workshop in Hannover

CASE – Circum-Arctic Structural Events – is a project run by the German Federal Institute for Geoscience and Natural Resources (BGR). Since 1992, some 20 CASE-expeditions were carried out to Svalbard, Greenland, Siberia, Yukon North Slope and the Canadian Arctic to do geological and geophysical terrestrial research and to study the geological development of the…

ARCEx Annual Conference 2017

The registration to the ARCEx Annual Conference 2017, is now open for members of the ARCEx consortium and invited guests. Please register by 02 May. Click here to register ARCEx is looking forward to welcoming you to its third Annual Conference, at the Malangen Resort (close to Tromsø), 10-11 May 2017.  We will present ongoing activities,…

Open position: PhD Research Fellowship in Geology/Geophysics (ARCEx)

ARCEx partner University of Oslo is hiring a PhD fellow in Geology/Geophysics. The 3-year fellowship will be focusing in subjects related to basin analysis and numerical modelling. The position is affiliated to work package 1 in ARCEx, and the candidate will be part of an interdisciplinary research group (that includes structural geologists, sedimentologists, geophysicists, and…

5th international symposium on Dynamic Energy Budget theory: metabolic organization plays a role in planetary stewardship

ARCEx is a proud sponsor of the Fifth international symposium on Dynamic Energy Budget theory: metabolic organization plays a role in planetary stewardship, held at Clarion Hotel The Edge, Tromsø, Norway, May 31 – June 02 2017. This is in connection with our WP3 activities in Ecotoxicology.  About the 5th symposium in Tromsø: Planet earth is basically…

We are hiring: Postdoc in Structural Geology

ARCEx partner University of Bergen is hiring a Postdoctoral research fellow in Structural Geology focusing on the geometry, evolution and flow properties of basin bounding fault systems in rift basins. The position is for a 2-year period. For more information and how to apply, please refer to the full announcement. About the project/work tasks We wish to…

Save the date: ARCEx Conference 2017 in Malangen, 10-11 May

ARCEx is looking forward to welcoming you to its third Annual Conference, in Malangen (close to Tromsø), 10-11 May 2017.  We will present ongoing activities and results in the research fields covered by ARCEx. The ARCEx General Assembly will take place during the conference. More detailed information will be provided later. There is no conference fee…

Emerging Leaders of the Arctic

Over a number of days, the Emerging Leaders programme of Arctic Frontiers gathered young professionals to meet with representatives from academia, business and the public sector in order to discuss and convey scientific and political issues related to the Arctic. PhD student Babak Khodabandeloo represented ARCEx and NTNU in the program. The event took place on Hurtigruten from 18-24…