12 Nov 2020
New thesis: GIS and spatial methods in epidemiology
Augustus Aturinde, PhD candidate, recently nailed his thesis “GIS and Health: Enhancing Disease Surveillance and Intervention through Spatial Epidemiology”.
4 Nov 2020
INTERACT presented at the European Polar Science Week
Margareta Johansson held an invited tak at the European Polar Science Week. The talk focused on research access in the Arctic to increase the understanding of this remote area.
7 Sep 2020
Clear-cut forest areas emit greenhouse gases
The forest and forest management are a hot topic in the climate debate, but there are still uncertainties in the mapping of the forest's function as a carbon sink or carbon source....
3 Sep 2020
Permafrost thawing may not cause more carbon emissions
Net carbon emissions that is in general expected to increase with thawing permafrost, did not increase according to new study in the Abisko region.
10 Aug 2020
Anders Lindroth interviewed in “A Tale from the Woods”
Anders Lindroth, Professor Emeritus, is featured in the documentary A Tale from the Woods. In the documentary, Anders speaks about carbon emissions from clear cuts, as well as prov...
20 May 2020
Rising temperatures affect wetlands and disrupt the water balance
In a future warmer climate, evaporation from the northern hemisphere’s wetlands will increase significantly more than previously thought. This is shown by an international study in...
17 Apr 2020
Weiming Huang awarded fellowship for postdoc studies in Singapore
Weiming Huang, a researcher and a recent doctoral graduate at our department, has been awarded a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Singapore plus a two-year repatriation grant ba...
23 Mar 2020
Climate change is hastening spring arrival in Sweden
During the last 16 years, global warming has led to a trend of spring arrivals occurring earlier, a new study published in International Journal of Biometeorology shows.
17 Mar 2020
3D visualization exhibition in the foyer of Geocentrum II
An exhibition set up Nils Bergendal will take place at the entrance to Geocentrum II from Monday March 16th.