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The Research Centre for Arctic Petroleum Exploration, ARCEx, is a research collaboration between academia and industry with support from the Research Council and Norwegian authorities. Through a common effort, we contribute to the understanding of the geology and resource potential of the high north, we develop new geophysical exploration techniques suitable for the Arctic, and we develop new models for environmental risk connected to operations in the north. Education and training is an integrated part of ARCEx. ARCEx is hosted by UiT The Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø.


ARCEx intranet has moved – new users have been created

After a few weeks of downtime, the ARCEx intranet is again available. Please note that the ARCEx intranet has moved from Sharepoint 2013 to...

Meet Renate Paulsen, new PhD in WP1/WP2 Geology

Renate Paulsen joined the ARCEx team in September 2018, and has started on her PhD project with the working title "Trap and seal analysis...


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