Upcoming 5 days
Join our movie night directly after the Abel Lectures! We will show Whispers of String Theory by mathematician and director Ekaterina Eremenko, followed by a good double Oscar winning movie about mathematics from 1997.
Melissa Lane is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Lane is the Class of 1943 Professor of Politics and the Director of the University Center for Human Values at Princeton University. An associated faculty member in the Princeton Department of Classics and Department of Philosophy, she researches and teaches in the area of the history of political thought, with a special expertise in ancient Greek thought, and in normative political philosophy, including especially environmental ethics and politics.
The seminar is open for everyone!
Technologies for a Sustainable World: What are the contributions from chemistry and catalysis? Lecture by Professor Matthias Beller, Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse an der Universität Rostock.
Department seminar. Richard Priestley is a professor at BI. He will present a paper entitled "Consumption fluctuations and expected returns", co-authored by Victoria Atanasov.
The silver bird and Stallo is a fairytail that Astrid Swart has written. It has elements from Stallo, Silver bird, friendship, magic, singing and joik. The performance also offers Joik and Sami drum.
Department seminar. Serdar Ozkan is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Toronto. He will present a paper entitled "Sources of Inequality in Earnings Growth Over the Life Cycle", co-authored by Fatih Karahan and Jae Song.
Dr. Marieke Meelen from the University of Cambridge visits us to speak about language change in multilingual settings.
The talk and abstract is in English, and the event is open for all!
Further upcoming events
How does climate interact with existing vulnerabilities and risks? To what extent can we attribute migration and displacement to climate change?
ESOP seminar. Attila Lindner is an Assistant Professor at University College London.
Benjamin D. Piekut (Cornell University) will be giving a talk on "The Vernacular Avant-Garde."
Lecture by Professor Dr. S.K. Solanki, Director and Scientific Member at Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research.
This two-day round-table aims to bring an international group of leading female scholars to Oslo to discuss their current positions and inform younger scholars about the choices, rewards, and challenges such leadership posts entail.