Pictures from the ARCEx Conference 2017

ARCEx carried out the Annual Conference 2017 in beautiful Malangen, Troms, with a varied program including new insights on geology, technology and environmental risks, and with participants from most of the partners. The event took place on May 10-11, and included presentations from both experienced and early career researchers. In the evening on the 10th,…

The Arctic Conference Days 2017 – May 29th – June 2nd

The Geological Society of Norway (NGF) invites to the 5th Arctic Conference Days in Lofoten, from May 28th – June 2nd. The Arctic region is an area with large resources of petroleum and minerals creating an increased scientific, economic and political interest. The Arctic Conference Days is an event that combines 4 conferences in one,…

Christmas greetings from ARCEx

  Dear ARCEx colleagues and friends, As 2016 draws close to its end, we want to give a brief update on activities in ARCEx. We have seen a year of full production, and there has been 10 PhD fellows and 5 postdocs in action. The result has been several great presentations, manuscripts, and publications. Some of the new…

The Research Council on site visit at ARCEx and UiT

The Research Council of Norway made a site visit to ARCEx and the University of Tromsø as part of the contractual follow up of the research centre. – The aim of the site visit is to create a dialogue between the Research Council and the research centre, and to give insights into the research centre’s activities, says Siri…

ARCEx Conference 2016

The ARCEx partners are cordially invited to ARCEx Conference 2016       March 15 – 16, 2016 at Clarion Hotel The Edge, Tromsø   Registration About the conference: The ARCEx Conference will take place in Tromsø to provide an arena where the stakeholders will meet to get an update on recent scientific results, and to exchange ideas on how to…

The Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy Visited the Students at the Institute of Geology at UiT – The Arctic University of Norway

In conjunction with his keynote speech the WPC Leadership Conference in Tromsø and the Research Centre for Arctic Petroleum Exploration (ARCEx), the Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Tord Lien used the opportunity to talk to geology students, and to get a tour at the Department of Geology. From Tord Liens’ talk to the students, they…

New ARCEx director: Prof. Alfred Hanssen

Alfred Hanssen joined the ARCEx team on 1 May 2015 as the new and permanent leader of ARCEx and Professor in Geophysics. Alfred has extensive experience both from academia and from industry. He has among other things served as professor of signal processing at the Dept. of Physics and Technology at UiT, he has been the Head of Dept.…