Science events - Page 2

Time and place: May 28, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Welcome to a seminar on “Flying drones, fancy weather stations, and a cold container — investigating snow-vegetation interactions in Alpine Norway” by UiO Geosciences postdocs Norbert Pirk and Simon Filhol. After their presentation, we will discuss opportunities for collaborative studies using this new research infrastructure.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2018 11:45 AM12:45 PM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Inger Kristine Volden will present "En halvveis historie om Lærdals skoger" (in Norwegian), based on her Masters studies in Lærdal.

Time and place: Jan. 29, 2018 12:30 PM2:00 PM, Auditorium, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Welcome to a practical workshop where we will update the GEco web pages, employee web pages and the NiN wikipedia page.

Time and place: Jan. 8, 2018 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Jarl Andreas Anmarkrud, DNA lab manager at NHM, will give us an introduction to the concept of metabarcoding and invite us to discuss if this can be used to define nature types.

Time and place: Dec. 4, 2017 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Hannah Haga, masterstudent ved GEco, gir oss en innføring i "ABC-modellen: Et verktøy for opplæring av kartleggere og for analyse av variasjon mellom kartleggere".

Time and place: Nov. 9, 2017 10:00 AM3:00 PM, Lids hus, auditorium ground floor

Introduction to cartography and how cartography may help you to point out important issues. How to make nice/powerful/useful map illustrations and diagrams. Open to everyone, but limited space. Register by e-mail to by Mon 6 Nov.

Time and place: Nov. 6, 2017 12:30 PM1:30 PM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Peter Horvath and Inger Kristine Volden will share experiences from projects at Svalbard this summer in the talks "Using species diversity to improve the assessment of sensitive vegetation in Svalbard" (Peter Horvath and Anders L. Kolstad) and "Untangling the growth form of Saxifraga oppositifolia in Svalbard" (Inger Kristine Volden).

Time and place: Oct. 30, 2017 9:00 AM12:00 PM, Lids hus, auditorium ground floor

Introduction to QGIS. The first in a series of QGIS courses. Open to everyone, but limited space. Register by e-mail to by Wed 25 Oct.

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2017 10:00 AM11:00 AM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Olav Skarpaas inviterer til refleksjon og diskusjon rundt artikkelskriving, under overskriften "Å skrive en (NiN-)artikkel: hvordan destillere og presentere essensen av tusen tanker?" Seminaret tar for seg sentrale aspekter ved skrive- og publiseringsprosessen, med internasjonal publisering av NiN som eksempel.

Time and place: Sep. 28, 2017 11:30 AM12:30 PM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Espen Sommer Værland presenterer siste nytt fra sin masteroppgave ved GEco, i foredraget "Innholdet i Naturbase - på NiNsk".

Time and place: Mar. 22, 2017 10:00 AMMar. 23, 2017 3:00 PM, Oslo

Todagers kurs i Natur i Norge (NiN) og kartlegging. Åpent for alle.

Time and place: June 2, 2016 10:30 AM, Lids hus (Botanical museum)

Peter Horvath, stipendiat i økologi og klima ved NHM/Institutt for Geofag, presenterer GEco’s tekniske løsning for kartlegging av naturtyper i felt. 

Time and place: Feb. 25, 2016 12:30 PM, Lids hus (Botanical museum)

Sabrina Mazzioni will give us a pre-view of the defense of her PhD-thesis titled "Distribution modelling by MaxEnt: from black box to flexible toolbox".  

Time and place: Apr. 16, 2015 1:00 PM2:00 PM, Botanical Museum, Tøyen, Oslo

Hui Tang will introduce us to DGVMs through his talk "Dynamic global vegetation model in Community Land Model (CLM) and the potential application to northern Europe".

Time: May 12, 2014May 14, 2014

12-14. May GEco will have its annual spring seminar in or around Oslo.

Time and place: Mar. 27, 2014 9:15 AM, Lids hus (Botanical Museum)
Time and place: May 14, 2013May 15, 2013, Fredrikstad

The Geo-Ecology research group (GEco) is having their spring seminar at Hotel Victoria in Fredrikstad 14-15. May 2013.

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2013 9:30 AM11:30 AM, Geological museum

Johannes Breidenbach (from Skog&Landskap) presents a Small Area Estimation in the Norwegian National Forest Inventory.

Time and place: Mar. 21, 2013 12:30 PM, Geological museum

Corentin Bohl presents the use of different mon parakeet introductions worldwide to test the predictive performance across regions and Inger Auestad gives us updates on her work on invasive plant species.