University of Bergen, Geophysical Institute

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Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI)

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Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA)

NIVA is Norway’s leading multidisciplinary research institute focussing on water quality. NIVA is developing an information system combining data from ships of opportunity, satellite data, and in situ data from water samples. NIVA operates several Ferr… Read more »

The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)

UNIS is the world’s northernmost higher education institution, located in Longyearbyen at 78º N. UNIS offers high-quality courses at the undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate level in Arctic Biology, Arctic Geology, Arctic Geophysics, and Arctic Te… Read more »

Institute of Marine Research (IMR)

IMR is Norway’s largest centre of marine science. The main task of IMR is to provide advice to Norwegian authorities on aquaculture and the ecosystems of the Barents Sea, the Norwegian Sea, the North Sea, and the Norwegian coastal zone, where IMR condu… Read more »

Norwegian Meteorological Institute (MET Norway)

A detailed description of the Norwegian Meteorological Institute ( (in English) can be found at The following is a brief summary: According to the regulations for the institute, as established by the Royal… Read more »

Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NERSC)

The Nansen Environmental and Remots Sensing Center is an independent non-profit research foundation conducting climate and environmental research with focus on marine and polar environment. A main objective for the Center is to develop operational ocea… Read more »