Category: News

Call for CHESS Activities 2019 is open now!

All PhD students and supervisors affiliated with CHESS are invited to submit proposals for courses, workshops, or summer/winter schools. The total budget of the call this year is 600 kNOK, resulting in 4-6 CHESS activities with 50-150 kNOK each. If…

Successful CHESS Annual Meeting 2019 at Voksenåsen!

Our CHESS Annual Meeting from 13 – 15 March 2019 was successfully concluded at the splendid Voksenåsen Hotel in Oslo. The meeting was attended by 53 participants including the five International Evaluation Board members. It was well balanced with 30 PhD…

Report on Python programming course for climate scientists

From 23rd-25th of January, 21 students attended a Python course for climate scientists in the Bjerknes auditorium at Jahnebakken 5 in Bergen. The course was taught by Clemens Spensberger (an atmospheric scientist) and Albin Severinsson (a computer science PhD student),…

Improve your writing with SciSnack

SciSnack (previously ClimateSnack) is an international and inter-disciplinary community sponsored by CHESS where early career scientists interact in order to improve their writing and communication skills. Over 7 years, SciSnack has published over 160 snacks (blog posts) posted by 90…

Invitation to our Annual Meeting 2019

All CHESS members are warmly invited to our Annual Meeting 2019, which will take place on 13-15 March at Voksenåsen Kultur og Konferansehotell in Oslo. The meeting is an excellent opportunity for all members to get together for scientific discussions,…

Scientific Writing Course with Daniel Soule – 2018

On 22nd to 24th October 2018, doctoral students came together at the University of Bergen’s Geophysical Institute for an interactive three-day scientific writing workshop with Dr. Daniel Soule. The course considered all aspects of writing a scientific paper, from style,…