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  • Registration for “Sea Ice Remote Sensing Workshop”
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-07-11 at 12:22

    If you can not see this form, please click here https://skjema.uio.no/100819. […]

  • Sea Ice Remote Sensing, Workshop
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-21 at 20:07

    When: 3-4 September 2018 Where: Radisson Blu, Gardermoen. Registration here! Centre for Integrated Remote Sensing and Forecasting for Arctic Operations (CIRFA) is pleased to invite to a thematic workshop with the focus on “Sea Ice Remote Sensing”. The objective is twofold: Status update on the directions of the research going on in CIRFA with regards to sea ic […]

  • PhD Position in the area of Scalable Computing and Deployment for Earth Observation Applications
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-20 at 12:34

    The Department of Physics and Technology announces a vacant PhD position in the area of Scalable Computing and Deployment for Earth Observation Applications at UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Physics and Technology. The position is affiliated to Centre for Integrated Remote Sensing and Forecasting for Arctic Operations […]

  • ESA training course 2018
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-13 at 07:06

    CIRFA staff attending the “ESA cryosphere remote sensing training course” at the Univeristy Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) in Longyearbyen. The picture shows course participants listening to Camilla Brekkes presentation on “Applications of full-polarimetric SAR to monitoring sea ice, leads and oil spills”. […]

  • CIRFA Annual Conference 2018
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-12 at 08:03

    CIRFA Annual Conference 2018 17-18 October 2018 in Sommarøy Arctic Hotel, Troms.   More detailed information will be provided. Please keep the date. We look forward to seeing you in October! Photo: Online image. flickr,  August 2017 Contact: Torbjørn Eltoft, Centre Leader CIRFA, tel: +47 776 45 184, torbjorn.eltoft@uit.no Lise Nordgård, Project Coordinator, tel: +47 776 23 […]

  • Successful PhD defense for Jakob Grahn
    by Thomas Kræmer on 2018-06-09 at 12:58

    Congratulations to Dr. Jakob Grahn for successfully defending his dissertation entitled “Multi-frequency radar remote sensing of sea ice”. We expect to continue to collaborate with Jakob as he has now started his new position with our CIRFA partner Norut. […]

  • Two PhD Fellowships in Integrated Remote Sensing for Earth Observation Applications at CIRFA
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-05 at 10:40

    The Department of Physics and Technology announces two vacant PhD Candidate positions in the area of Arctic Remote Sensing. The research themes are: “Multi-Sensor, Multi-Scale Integrated Remote Sensing for Arctic Sea Ice monitoring” and “Remote Sensing of Extreme Ocean Events (Polar Lows)”. The positions are affiliated to the Department of Physics and Technology, Faculty of […]

  • PhD position in Optical Remote Sensing for Water Quality Parameter Retrieval
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-05 at 09:35

    PhD Candidate in Optical Remote Sensing for Water Quality Parameter Retrieval The Department of Physics and Technology announces a vacant PhD Candidate position in the area of optical remote sensing for water quality parameter retrieval at UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Faculty of Science and Technology. This position is associated with the Earth Observation grou […]

  • EUSAR 2018
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-04 at 12:56

    EUSAR, the European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar, is the world leading international conference dedicated to SAR techniques, Technology and applications.http://conference.vde.com/eusar/2018/Pages/default.aspx Torbjørn was invited to chair the session Polarimetry III, and Marianne Myrnes and Katalin Blix both gave a presentation. The title of their presentations was: Marianne Myrnes: «Polarimetric analysis of oil contaminated laboratory grown saltwater ic […]

  • Trial lecture and public defense – Master of Science Jakob Grahn
    by Lise Nordgård on 2018-06-01 at 07:55

    Master of Science Jakob Grahn will give his trial lecture for his Ph.D degree Friday 8th of June at 10:15 – 11:00, Aud. 1.022 Technology building https://sa.uit.no/tavla/artikkel/578071/proveforelesning_-_jakob_grahn The title of the lecture is: “Potential of polarimetric multi-frequency radar for snow monitoring over land” The trial lecture will be followed by the public defense Friday 8t […]