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VISTA supports young researchers and professorships

Naureen Akhtar wins the  Idekonkurransen 2017 prize

for her development of an environmentally friendly material that prevents the formation of is and frost on airplanes.  Watch the shortmovie about her project: 

 

Lars Hov Odsæter  - Vista scholar since 2013

Ever since he was a boy, Vista scholar Lars Hov Odsæter has enjoyed two things: skiing and maths. He made great strides in his research and a professional career in cross-country skiing, but finally it was maths that came out on top. Lars took his civil engineering degree in six and half years, specializing in industrial mathematics. He wrote his project paper and his master's thesis for Statoil.

Lars Hov Odsæter

Read the interview with Lars Hov Odsæter


Maria Amelie has interviewed Lars Hov Odsæter and five other VISTA scholars; Henrik Anfinsen, Charmain Hamilton, Casey William Nixon, Jack Leo and Elisa Magnanelli. Follow the above links to the interviews.

It has been a unique experience to get to know these young and talented researchers. As a journalist one usually interviews researchers who are at the end of their careers, when they have received prizes and become famous. I have met young people with passion and dedication for science, and I am sure we will hear more from them in the future. - Maria Amelie

Research Areas

VISTA supports at any time approximately 20 projects on PhD and Post Doc level, in addition to one VISTA professorship, within the research areas listed below. Close to NOK 24 million will be allocated to VISTA projects in 2016.

 

The two VISTA scholars Sissel Slettemark Mundal and Lars Løseth tell their stories:

Produced and directed by Olav Høgetveit

News

VISTA-dagen 2017

Norsk kontinentalsokkel fram mot 2050

De norske havområdene: Verdiskaping og bærekraft - visjoner og kunnskapsbehov

Tid: 15. november fra kl. 12:00 - 17:00
Sted: Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi, Drammensveien 78, Oslo

(17.10.2017) More

VISTA-dagen 2016

Norsk sokkel - hva nå?

(28.09.2016) More

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