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Upcoming events – Week 34

Polar day, September 14th

Time: 08:30 – 16:00
Place: Scandic Håkonsgaten
Sign up here (free lunch and lecture):

Read more about the program here (Norwegian).

Invitation from the Institute of Marine Research

Conference on marine production in Lysefjorden

Time: 14th-16th of September
Location: Preikestolen fjellstue

Read more here and find the program and sign up.


Finishing exam/thesis defense

Master exam- Ole Høstmark: In vitro screening of Neoparamoeba perurans for environmental stressors and potential functional feed ingredients

Ole Høstmark will on Wednesday 31st of August have the final presentation of his master thesis in fish health.

Supervisor: Mark Powell. Internal examiner: Rune Waagbø. Examiner: Bjørn Olav Rosseland, NMBU

Time and location: Wednesday 31st of August at 12:15, Seminarrom K3, Biologen.

All who are interested are welcome.



Dissertation Sindre Nordlund Vatnehol

Sindre Nordlund Vatnehol  has his disputation for the Ph.D. degree: “Increasing the biomass estimation accuracy of a single school of fish using a cylindrical multi-beam fishery sonar”

Supervisors: Egil Ona, Dezhang Chu

Evaluation committee:  Directeur de Recherches, Technologies Program  Francois Gerlotto, Institut de recherche pour le développement, France,  Researcher Karls Thomas Hjelmervik, Forsvarets forskningsinstitutt,  Professor Tom Klepaker, Institute of Biology, University of  Bergen.

Leading the disputation: Professor Arne Skorping, University of Bergen.

Time and location: Friday September 2nd 2016, at 13.15, Stort auditorium, Høyteknologisenteret, Thormøhlensgate 55

All who are interested are welcome.


Sindre Nordlund Vatnehol. The press release may you read here.

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