0 projects

F-KJEM-Naturvitenskap, kjemi

Time resolved characterization of DRUM impactor fine aerosol samples from Norway by LDI TOF MS, 14C AMS, S-XRF, and Beta-gauge attenuation

Urban areas in Norway experience high aerosol pollution levels every winter, and big concern is rising due to the health effect of the finest particular matter (

Awarded: NOK 1.2 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Ukjent Fylke

EUROCORES-Naturvitenskap EUROCORES

Slope Stability on Europes Passive Continental Margins

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Awarded: NOK 11.1 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IS-NB-Nordisk Baltikumprogram

Lyubarskii, Y, NTNU, Nord. nettv. 03/04 NO-11

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Awarded: NOK 0.27 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2004

Location: Ukjent Fylke

PROOF-Langtidsvirkn. av utslipp til

Long-term effects of offshore discharges on cold water zooplankton: establishing a test system for chronic exposure

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Awarded: NOK 1.9 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2005

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

SOP-Strategiske oppfølgingsplaner

Oppfølgingstiltak for 2003 ifb. med evalueirnger og fagplaner

Avvikling av Blaamann og overføring til WVU, jf. Artikkel 6.2 Tiltaket er en nødvendig del av en omstillingsprosess over en klart tidsbegrenset periode med sikte på en kontrollert avvikling av den eksperimentelle aktiviteten på Blaamann. Deretter starter en prosess med flytting av Blaamann-maskin...

Awarded: NOK 5.9 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2008

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

F-INF-Naturvitenskap, informatikk

A Framework for Innovative and Large Scale Molecular Dynamics Simulation

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Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2007

Location: Vestland

F-FYS-Naturvitenskap, fysikk

Structure and dynamics of trapped ions

The project focus on studies of the dynamics of molecules in various strong electromagnetic fields, development of new flexible numerical methods as well as studies of the validity of various classical applications. In particular geometrical effects indu ced by the molecular orientation with res...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Vestland

BIOEVO-Evolusjonsbiologi og økologi

Cooperation during brood rearing; an assessment of the effect of kinship

Explaining the evolution and maintenance of reproductive helping and cooperation in wild animals have challenged both theoreticians and empiricist biologists. The theory of kin-selection have successfully explained the highly cooperative societies of euso cial insects, but has also provided insig...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2005

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

VITEN-Vitensentre

Grunnbevilgning til regionalt vitensenter for Vestlandet

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Awarded: NOK 2.8 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Vestland

SOP-Strategiske oppfølgingsplaner

Oppfølgingstiltak i forb. med evalueringer og fagplaner

Samling av geofagminjøene og oppbygging av fokuserte geomiljøer, jf Geofag i Artikkel 6.2 Den internasjonale evalueringen så vel som den nasjonale fagplanen anbefalte en sterkere koordinering av de forskjellige geomiljøene ved UiO, inkludert en mer målrettet innstas innen et begrenset antall fago...

Awarded: NOK 16.6 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2007

Location: Oslo

SOP-Strategiske oppfølgingsplaner

Oppfølgingstiltak for 2003 ifb. med evalueringer og fagplaner

Sterkere vitenskapelig ledelse av instituttene – startpakker til de nye instituttlederne, jf. Startpakker i Artikkel 6.2 I tråd med fagevalueringenes analyse og anbefalinger styrker fakultetet ledelse av instituttene gjennom å gi instituttlederne virkemidler for faglig utvikling av instituttet. F...

Awarded: NOK 12.5 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2010

Location: Vestland

F-MAT-Naturvitenskap, matematikk

Hereditary Abelian Categories

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Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

F-FYS-Naturvitenskap, fysikk

Muticomponent superconductivity and Gauge-Field theories of unconventional electronic structures

Superconductivity in two-band systems (such as the newly discovered superconductor MgB2) is, at present, one of the main topics of interest in condensed matter. Two-gap superconductors have many properties which have no counterparts in ordinary supercondu ctors (such as vortices carrying arbitrar...

Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2005

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

F-GEO-Naturvitenskap, geofag

Radiolarians: molecular phylogeny and an online information system

In all paleoclimatic and stratigraphic studies a firm taxonomy is of great importance. To ensure this we see a need for more efficient ways of storing, accessing and exchanging taxonomic data between researchers. This can be done by using online databases with a web interface. Radiolaria.org, an...

Awarded: NOK 1.5 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Oslo

BIOMOL-Molekylær biovitenskap og bioteknologi

Cloning, overexpression and spectroscopic characterisation of neuronal Nitric Oxide Synthase (nNOS) mutants

The aim of the project is to investigate the reaction mechanism of the important enzyme neuronal Nitric Oxide Synthase(nNOS). nNOS catalyses the oxidation of 1-arginine by molecular oxygen to citrulline and the important signalling molecule NO. The reacti on cycle is proposed to include many inte...

Awarded: NOK 1.9 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Oslo

F-FYS-Naturvitenskap, fysikk

Real space methods for analyzing random fields, with applications to the cosmic microwave background

During the next few years a wealth of new cosmological data is expected to be released to the scientific community, and in particular the cosmic microwave background will be measured to a high precision. The scientific challenges are therefor expected to shift from producting experimental data, t...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Oslo

BIOEVO-Evolusjonsbiologi og økologi

Variation in reproductive effort and cost in a sexually dimorphic ungulate: testing the Trivers-Willard and terminal investment hypotheses

Determining the patterns and causes of variation in life-history strategies is one of the main goals of ecology, as such variation shapes both population dynamics and in turn the evolutionary biology of different species. However, good quality data of lon ger time-series are scarce, and it has so...

Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2005

Location: Akershus

BIOEVO-Evolusjonsbiologi og økologi

Towards an increased understanding of broad-scale patterns and processes in ecology - worldwide comparison of macroecological patterns along

nderstanding the mechanisms and dynamics of natural ecosystems is a major goal for ecologists and biogeographers. In this project we will focus on the description, characterisation, and analysis of macroecological patterns and the mechanisms that create t hese patterns. The macroecological patter...

Awarded: NOK 1.4 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2005

Location: Vestland

BIOEVO-Evolusjonsbiologi og økologi

Migration and schooling dynamics of herring and capelin during the spawning season - Impact on stock assessment

The assessment of Norwegian spring spawning herring and Barents Sea capelin is largely based on acoustic abundance estimates from the feeding season (both species) and wintering season (herring). There is a potential for improved assessment by estimating these stocks also during the spawning sea...

Awarded: NOK 2.0 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Vestland

VITEN-Vitensentre

Grunnbevilgning til Stiftelsen Midtnordisk Vitensenter i Trondheim

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Awarded: NOK 5.7 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

F-FYS-Naturvitenskap, fysikk

Konferansen SCANDEM 2003 ved Universitetet i Oslo 10.-13. juni 2003

Konferansen "The Scandinavian Society for Eleectron Microscopy" (SCANDEM) 2003 vil - i likhet med tidligere års konferanser - bringe sammen internasjonale forskere som benytter seg av elektron-, lys- og scanning-probe mikroskopi, og analytiske teknikker, som røntgen- og elektronmikroskopi. Deltak...

Awarded: NOK 30,000

Project Period: 2003-2004

Location: Oslo

BIOBIOT-Biologi, bioteknologi, Mat. Nat.

The Central Clock Dogma Contra Multiple Oscillatory Feedback Loops

Circadian clocks play a central role in the adaptation of organisms to their environments. These clocks are found in eukaryotic single-cell and multicellular organisms and even in certain prokaryotes. A central task of these biological clocks involve the timing of physiological events on a daily...

Awarded: NOK 0.92 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2004

Location: Rogaland

PROOF-Langtidsvirkn. av utslipp til

Establishment of the gill EROD assay as a biomarker of oil and produced water discharge

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Awarded: NOK 99,999

Project Period: 2003-2004

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

HAVKYST-Havet og kysten

Chemical Characterisation of Polar Components in Produced Water

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Awarded: NOK 2.6 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

NETT-Stimulerings-/nettverksbygging

Støtte til Dr.scient.-opphold ved IIASA

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Awarded: NOK 31,999

Project Period: 2003-2004

Location: Vestland

HAVKYST-Havet og kysten

Solar powered opisthobranchs - seaslugs with internal photosynthetic chloroplasts, Dr.gr.stip.

The project focuses on the functionality between photosynthetical chloroplasts found in the opisthobranch genera Elysia and Hermea (Saccoglossans). "State of the art" bio optical methods (Pulse Amplitude Modylated fluorometry, spectral absorbtion/Fluoresc ens/irradiance and HPLC) will be used to:...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2006

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

Archaeal cell cycle regulation

Although the archaeal domain basically possesses a prokaryotic type of cell strueture, the archaebacteria share many molecular features with eukaryotes, in particular the mechanisms for chromosome replication and gene expression. Several homologs of cell. -cycle control (Cdc) proteins, which in e...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2008

Location: Vestland

IS-STP-Statsstipendprogram, utlendinger

Vedia Merinero; J. Spania.STP 03/04

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Awarded: NOK 87,000

Project Period: 2003-2004

Location: Ukjent Fylke

F-FYS-Naturvitenskap, fysikk

Dephasing and energy relaxation of electrons by magnetic impurities in low-dimensional systems

The main objective of the project is to develop theory for calculation of dephasing due to magnetic impurities in this metallic wires. Experiments on energy relaxation in metallic wires have revealed that the electron-electron interaction is enhanced by m agnetic impurity mediated interaction. Ho...

Awarded: NOK 1.2 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2005

Location: Ukjent Fylke

F-KJEM-Naturvitenskap, kjemi

Nature-inspired chemical process design. A start

We plan to study the optimal geometric structure of a catalyst bed in a reactor, using the human lung as an inspiration. An non-equilibrium study shall first be done to obtain molecular insights on the reaction in a confined space. .

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage