The Bjerknes Centre is a collaboration on climate research, between the University of Bergen, Uni Research, the Institute of Marine Research, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Centre.

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03.12.2018 14:15 - 03.12.2018 15:00
BCCR lecture room 4020, Jahnebakken 5

Seminar: Air-sea CO2 exchange in the Baltic Sea – the role of phytoplankton plasticity and terrestrial organic matter

Name of speaker: Filippa Fransner. Affiliation: GFI and Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research

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05.12.2018 13:15 - 05.12.2018 14:00
BCCR lecture room 4020, Jahnebakken 5

Seminar: Hisashi Nakamura

Name of speaker: Hisashi Nakamura. Affiliation: RCAST, University of Tokyo

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05.12.2018 15:00 - 05.12.2018 16:00
Palstratsalen, 2 floor, Dept. of Earth Science

International Quaternary Webinar: Past and future tipping points for the Antarctic Ice Sheet

Dear all,


Welcome to the last International Quaternary Webinar this semester! We will hear Robert DeConto from UMASS talking about Past and future tipping points for the Antarctic Ice Sheet! Should be of interest for many!


What: Past and future tipping pointsfor the Antarctic Ice Sheet

Who: Robert DeConto, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

When: Wednesday December 5th, at 15:00

Where: Palstratsalen, 2 floor, Dept. of Earth Science


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Rob recommends 2 papers related to his talk that can be downloaded from here:




06.12.2018 14:15 - 06.12.2018 15:00
GFI East wing auditorium

Seminar: Atlantic water supply toward the 79N Glacier in Northeast Greenland

Name of speaker: Prof. Dr. Torsten Kanzow, Alfred-Wegener-Institute


07.12.2018 10:15 - 07.12.2018 13:00
Auditorium 105, Jahnebakken 3. (Geofysisk institutt)

Disputas: Lisbeth Håvik

MSc Lisbeth Håvik disputerer for ph.d.-graden.

Avhandlingens tittel: ”The East Greenland Current system north of Denmark Strait”

Opponent: Professor, ph.d. Torsten Kanzow, Universität Bremen, Tyskland

Opponent: Seniorforsker, ph.d. Cecilie Mauritzen, Meterologisk institutt, Norge

Øvrig medlem i komiteen: Professor, ph.d. Ilker Fer, Geofysisk institutt, Universitetet i Bergen, Norge

Leder av disputasen: Professor Nils Gunnar Kvamstø, Universitetet i Bergen, Norge

Adgang for interesserte tilhørere.

Velkommen til lokalet i god tid før disputasen!

18.12.2018 10:15 - 18.12.2018 11:00
BCCR west wing auditorium (4020)

Seminar: "Nocturnal Boundary Layer Observations in Different Types of Terrain"

Tuesday's BCCR seminar at 10:15 in the west wing auditorium will feature Petra Klein from the University of Oklahoma.Se link for abstract.

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