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Mini seminar in organic synthesis

In connection with Vijay’s disputation on Friday, the two opponents give a two-talk seminar on Thursday January 18, in Tripletten.

14:00 Prof. Hans-Joachim Knölker, Dept. Chemistry, TU Dresden: Transition Metals in Heterocyclic Synthesis.

15:15 Prof. Trond Vidar Hansen, Dept. Pharmaceutical Chemistry, School of Pharmacy, UiO: Stereoselective Synthesis, Biosynthesis, Biological Activities and Applications of Specialized Pro-Resolving Lipid Mediators: Novel Leads in Drug Discovery.

Your attendance is welcome!

Opening of Medical Imaging and Visualization Centre

Busy Thursday – nano & NMR

This Thursday is a busy day for chemists. For those engaged in nanoscience and nanoscience-related research,

the full-day nanoBergen meeting at Hotel Scandic Neptun is a must. Starting at 8.30 am, the program presents an update on the diverse research activities in the network as well as information about and invitation to join new initiatives.

To celebrated the purchase and successful installation of a top-notch 600 MHz NMR spectrometer and to inspire to many future projects to be run on this platform, the regular Thursday lunch seminar is expanded into a session of three invited lectures, starting fashionably late at 1.15pm. The program is as follows:

Directly following the last talk, you are invited for a stroll down-hill for the grand opening and cutting of ribbons at NNP, in the good company of Rector Olsen, Dean Dahle and other distinguished guests.

Join the Horizons lecture on Tuesday 4 pm

The Horizons series is a lecture series for staff and students of The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, and for all others that are interested in major scientific questions and/or challenges across disciplinary borders. You are hereby encouraged to spend an hour on Tuesday afternoon to learn about recent advances in the use of genomics to uncover our our distant history.

Eske Willerslev – Hunting the past with ancient genomics

How can ancient genomics be used to address questions of the deeper and more shallow past? Evolutionary geneticist Eske Willerslev will try to answer in the Horizon lecture. For more information, see here.

Time and place: Tuesday Oct 31, 4 pm, at Auditorium 1, Realfagbygget

Invitasjon til miniseminar om prøveopparbeiding for LC-MS


Digital Day for employees

All UiB employees are invited to participate in Digital Day in Grieghallen today, October 4th. There, UiB colleagues will present ongoing digitalization projects, tools and methods, and future digital solutions. digital_myldredag_uibno

The program consists of:

  • 20 stands from UiB groups presenting their digitalisation work
  • Talks from the stage (some in English)
  • UiB projects displayed on screens
  • Hands-on: tools and programs

Heldags NKS-seminar ”Klima- og miljøanalyser” I DAG

nks-fak-seminar_2017Norsk kjemisk selskap-faggruppe for analytisk kjemi (NKS-FAK)  inviterer til seminar i dag kl 08.45, torsdag 14. september, på Institutt for Geovitenskap, Realfagbygget, Auditorium 4.

Programmet inneholder 9 foredrag som dekker grunnleggende temaer innen analytisk kjemi som for eksempel god veieteknikk og kvalitetssikring, med problemstillinger fra nanopartikler, algegifter, og luft/jord/vann. Analyse av både uorganiske og organiske parametere vil behandles. 6 firmaer vil ha utstilling og der vil være god anledning til å diskutere ulike problemstillinger med dem. 

Interesting perspectives on BioFuel

Timg_0477he previously announced half-day seminar on the future of Norwegian biofuel featured a number of interesting talks, with highlights including economical perspectives by Gunnar Eskeland (NHH), the ongoing phasing-in of biofuel in the aviation industry (by the head of Avinor Flesland, Aslak Sverdrup), and research perspectives given by our own Tanja Barth, heavily supported by some of her team members (picture)!

One important take-home message is that Avinor aims to invest 100 MNOK in jet biofuels (2013-2022) and is very much interested in fruitful collaboration with academia and other stakeholders. The work programs for the last leg of Horizon2020 is about to be finalized, with the declaration of intent for renewable fuels for transport and bioenergy made available here. There is large demand for nice chemistry, and our NCP, Tor Ivar Eikaas, states that 60% of the total H2020-funding within this theme is saved for last three years (2018-20).

The future of Norwegian biofuel – visit Campus Kronstad on Wednesday

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The future of Norwegian biofuel

Wednesday 8th of February, 12.00 – 16.00

Venue: Høgskulen på Vestlandet, Campus Kronstad, Room D113

12:00 Informal lunch

12:40 Welcome, by Richard John Grant, HVL

12:45 Biofuels: The whys and whynots 4Norway, and the howmuch, Gunnar S Eskeland, NHH

13:10 The spark plug, Lars Magne Nerheim, HVL

13:35 Bio oil, Geir H. Ingeborgrud, Eco-1

14:30-14:55 Research perspectives on biofuels, Tanja Barth, UiB

14:55 The European strategy on biofuel, Tor Ivar Eikaas, Norges Forskningsråd

15:20 Norwegian use of aviation biofuel, Avinor

Seminar on high-throughput experimentation:

Room 3069 
Time: Thursday, February 16th 2017, starting at 12:15
12:15-13:00: Introductory lecture: “High throughput solutions for Chemistry, Materials Research and 
Biologics Formulation Development”
13:00-13:15: Coffee break
13:15-14:00: Presentation and discussion of some specific case study examples from various fields of
applications. In this session, the participants will have the opportunity to discuss with the speakers
about technical solutions for specific needs and applications. The priority list of the specific topics
would be organized according to the participants’ interests and requirements. Please send by email 
(Giovanni.Occhipinti@uib.no) a short description of the topic(s) you are most interested by 
Friday, February 3rd 2016 at 12:00.
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