Universitetet I Bergen (UiB)

UiB-logoThe University of Bergen (UiB) a leading European marine research institution in the fields of marine and fisheries biology, oceanography and climate studies. It has been designated as a European Research Infrastructure and a Research Training Site in several scientific fields, and is the host of the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research (BCCR), a national center of excellence funded by the Research Council of Norway and the Centre for Climate Dynamics at BCCR. The Geophysical Institute (GFI, www.uib.no/gfi/) contributes to the development of marine and polar research, weather forecasting as well as in research training. The research strategy rests upon the use of cutting-edge measurement techniques that combine theoretical studies and modeling in meteorology, climate dynamics, physical and chemical oceanography.