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26. October 2021 - 9:30

Denis Demchev (Ocean and Sea Ice Remote Sensing Group at NERSC) and Valeria Selyuzhenok (Zubrov State Oceanographic Institute, Russia) recently published a study introducing a fully-automated method to track fast ice and stamukhi in Arctic coastal zones. Their method is faster and more objective... [read more...]

20. October 2021 - 9:00

Einar Ólason takes over the co-lead of the collaborative programme "Arctic", one of four core activities of the European Climate Research Alliance (ECRA). He supersedes Lars Henrik Smedsrud (GFI/UiB, UNIS, Bjerknes Centre), who held that position since 2014.   What is the ECRA? The European... [read more...]

14. October 2021 - 10:00

In June, our Acoustic and Oceanography Group organized a research cruise onboard the Norwegian Coast Guard Vessel KV Svalbard. Students and experienced scientists worked side by side to collect sea-ice and oceanographic data. Engagement and involvement are essential to train the new generation of... [read more...]