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PhD day 2017
Time and place: June 9, 2017 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Save the date! The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and the Science Library invites Ph.D. candidates to a day of motivation, inspiration and dissemination.

Photo: The creator of PhD Comics, Jorge Cham.
Time and place: June 9, 2017 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Creator of PhD Comics - Jorge Cham - visits The Science Library with his brand new book: We have no idea!

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Time and place: May 24, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:15 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

On the occasion of the Abel Prize week there will be a movie screening of The Man Who Knew Infinity in the foyer of the Science Libary. The movie will be introduced by Professor Sujatha Ramdorai and Professor and Associate Producer Ken Ono.

Time and place: May 15, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus
Galaksehop
Time and place: May 4, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

Professor Hiranya Peiris will unravel the detective story of the Universe.

Time and place: Apr. 27, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Everyone thought it was just a mathematical curiosity, but when the Gömböc turned out to be involved in the explanation of the shape of pebbles on Mars, both mathematicians and geophysicists had to think again. Lecture by Professor Gabor Domokos, Budapest University of Technology and Engineering.

ill. UiO Livsvitenskap
Time and place: Apr. 26, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

At the life science lunches in March and April researchers from five different faculties at UiO will talk about their innovative life science research. Collaboration across disciplines is essential to succeed for many of the projects.

Time and place: Apr. 4, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Lecture by James Richard Catmore, researcher in the particle physics group at UiO.

ill. UiO Livsvitenskap
Time and place: Mar. 29, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

At the life science lunches in March and April researchers from five different faculties at UiO will talk about their innovative life science research. Collaboration across disciplines is essential to succeed for many of the projects.

Time and place: Mar. 24, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sophus Lies auditorium

The University of Oslo have the honor of hosting the alternative Nobel Prize show – the Ig Nobel show. These researchers will make you LAUGH and then make you THINK!

Time and place: Mar. 21, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Participants: Espen Larsen, Angela Morelli and Bjørn Samset Moderator: Mari Mjaaland

Time and place: Mar. 21, 2017 11:45 AM - 12:35 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

The first lady of Iceland Eliza Reid visits UiO to discuss the gendered workplace of 2017. Mímir Kristjánsson, news editor of Klassekampen, moderates the debate.

©Fox 2000, 2016
Time and place: Mar. 8, 2017 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM, Sophus Lies Auditorium

We will show the Oscar nominated Hidden Figures in Sophus Lie's Auditorium March 8th. See you there?

Time and place: Feb. 3, 2017 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

In collaboration with the organizers of the Women in Data Science (WiDS) conference held at Stanford University, SINTEF Digital and the University of Oslo are happy to announce the first WiDS Oslo satellite event Friday February 3.

Time and place: Feb. 2, 2017 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes hus

Digital tools for managing and sharing research data.

Time and place: Feb. 1, 2017 8:00 AM - Feb. 3, 2017 10:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Skills Sharing - Digital Literacy - Research Collaboration

Time and place: Jan. 25, 2017 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Guest of honor Prof. emeritus Yngve Kristoffersen will give a talk on the adventures and the science of the 2014/2015 FRAM expedition.

ill. UiO Livsvitenskap
Time and place: Nov. 16, 2016 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

What are stem cells, where do we find them and what are their roles? How can we use knowledge about stem cells in research and treatment of diseases? Why are stem cells so much debated?

Time and place: Oct. 24, 2016 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

What can fashionable ideas, blind faith, or pure fantasy possibly have to do with the scientific quest to understand the universe?

ill. UiO Livsvitenskap
Time and place: Oct. 21, 2016 12:15 PM, The Science Library, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

What is CRISPR, and how can it be a game changer when it comes to gene editing in plants and animals, including humans? How do researchers use CRISPR to find better treatments for diseases? What ethical challenges are we facing with this new groundbreaking technology?

PhD day 2016
Time and place: June 10, 2016 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and the Science Library invites Ph.D. candidates to a day of motivation, inspiration and dissemination. This year's topic is employability of the PhD.

Time and place: Apr. 21, 2016 3:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Bart De Pontieu will bring us closer to our nearest star trough his lecture about the sun.

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2016 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM, Sopus Lie's auditorium

100 000 years ago there were at least six species of humans on Earth. Today there is only one, ours: Homo sapiens.  Yuval Harari is presenting his book "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" that is launched in Norwegian February 1st 2016. 

Time and place: Mar. 15, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

With information designer Angela Morelli.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2016 2:15 PM - Mar. 18, 2016 5:00 PM, Realfagsbiblioteket, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus and Niels Henrik Abels hus

With 'Carpentry week’ at the Science Library, we offer a mini-seminar and several workshops to help you acquire the necessary skills to work with your data efficiently and reproducibly.