Congratulations to the successful CHESS supervisors!

Congratulations to our supervisors who will get funding from CHESS for their proposed activities!

We received 6 proposals for the 1st “Call for CHESS Activities” and 5 of them were successful. Two proposed activities will be carried out this year while the others will be held next year. The second call will be open in October and each proposal can be granted maximum 150 KNOK. All CHESS affiliated especially our PhD student members are encouraged to submit a proposal for the coming call in fall.

Here are the successful proposals of the 1st round:

Name of proposal Organizer(s)

Amount granted (NOK)

An introduction to FAIR data management for geoscientists Joe LaCasce/UiO, Joachim Reuder/UiB

15 000

CHESS Lagrangian modelling course Alena Dekhtyareva, Iris Thurnherr & Aina Johannessen from UiB

110 000

Norwegian Practical Geochronological methods in Quaternary Geology and Geohazards Anne Hormes/UiT

150 000

CHESS/ACDC One Ocean Field Course Kerim Nisancioglu/UiB

249 000

Summer school: Surface change in a warmer and wetter Arctic Willem van der Bilt & Jostein Bakke from UiB

80 000