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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.


Detecting whales from drones – New study highlights how environmental conditions...

Press release: New study published in the journal Ecosphere: Whale detection certainty in images collected using unmanned aerial vehicles. Ana Sofia Aniceto Unmanned aerial vehicles, or...

Meet Francesca Siracusa, new PhD student

  Francesca Siracusa has recently started as a new PhD student in geodynamics (isostasy and flexure of the lithosphere). Her position is funded by UiT the...


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