The Chinese company Jinko Solar is currently the world’s largest producer of solar panels, and it manufactures the solar cells with the highest efficiency. Jinko Solar is also a key partner in the INTPART-project SiNorAPV: Sino-Norwegian Alliance in Photovoltaics, coordinated by Prof. Andrej Kuznetsov at the Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology (SMN), UiO. SiNorAPV is now looking for MSc- and PhD-students from UiO, NTNU, NMBU and UiA, who would like to spend a two-week internship this summer at the Jinko Solar factory near Shanghai. Five internships are available in 2018, the call can be found here.
The second annual prize will be awarded on June 12th 2018.
UiO:Energy will fund summer research projects within sustainable energy for students between April and October 2018. All students currently enrolled in a master or relevant professional degree program at the University of Oslo are eligible to apply.
On November 22 Subsea Valley, Inven2 and UiO:Energy arranged what we’ve termed an Industry Science Meet-up. More than 60 people from both the private and public sector spent an afternoon in Oslo Science Park listening to short presentations given by university researchers and partners from the industry cluster.
MoZEES is a Norwegian Research Center on Zero Emission Energy Systems with focus on battery- and hydrogen technology for transport applications. On December 5th, MoZEES PhD students and postdocs, the center management, supervisors and some user partners gathered at Lysebu, Oslo, for a day of scientific discussions and networking.
UiO:Energy attended the Energy Info Days and the UNI-SET conference in Brussels. During the Horizon 2020 Energy Info Days new funding opportunities offered by the Energy Work Programme 2018-2020 were presented while during the UNI-SET conference views on the design of future energy education and research programs were exchanged.
The Centre for Advanced Study (CAS Oslo), Norway’s only institute for excellence in interdisciplinary fundamental research, is now accepting project proposals for the 2020/21 academic year. Deadline: 15 January 2018.
UiO:Energy is attending Horizon 2020 Energy Info Days in Brussels on 23, 24 and 25 of October 2017
The central topic at this year's Energy forum was the role of universities in the transition to sustainable society. Over two days, with international top researchers and representatives from private and state enterprise, we enjoyed interdisciplinary perspectives and even an award ceremony.
UiO:Energy has awarded financial support for shorter stays abroad in 2017 for Master's, PhD, and Postdoctoral fellows as well as Researchers at UiO within the field of Energy.
On 8 March, top scientists met with public and private sector professionals to discuss possible paths towards an implementation of the Paris agreement.
From 6 till 12 August 2017 E.ON Stipendienfonds will organize a Summer Academy at Internationales Begegnungszentrum Sankt Marienthal, Saxony/Germany.
German-Norwegian Scholarship Programme in “Energy Sciences” for Master's and PhD students and junior researchers
UiO:Energy offers financial support for shorter visits abroad for master’s and PhD students as well as researchers within the field of energy. We also support visits from international reserachers/students to UiO.