Arctic Research Centre

ARC events

Tue 16 May
14:00-14:30 |
Freshwater Dynamics in the Labrador Sea and Baffin Bay
This presentation by Prof. Paul Myers will focus on questions of advection and mixing in the Pan-Arctic system, with a focus on the Canadian Arctic Archipelago, Baffin Bay and the Labrador Sea.
Tue 16 May
14:30-15:00 |
Freshwater pathways around Greenland
This presentation by Senior Scientist John Mortensen will take you on a tour with the freshwater from Fram Strait to the Baffin Bay using hydrographic observations from different national (Greenland) and international monitoring-research programs.
Wed 05 Jul
07:00-17:00 | Zackenberg Research Station, Northeast Greenland, Kingdom of Denmark
Arctic Ecology - Live interactions in the midst of ice
The Zackenberg field station in Northeast Greenland offers unique infrastructure the course. The aim of the course is to provide students a solid understanding of the basics of Arctic ecology, of field methods applicable under remote and harsh conditions, and on how to design a research project in a new area.
Sun 22 Oct
08:00-17:00 | Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals
A Marine Mammal Odyssey, or the journey that marine mammals and the people who study them have taken together
Tue 21 Nov
09:00-17:00 | Scandic Sydhavnen, Copenhagen, Denmark
North Water Polynya Scientific Conference in Copenhagen
The purpose of the conference is to bring together scientists working on North Water Polynya Region and to present the most recent research

News

2017.04.25 |

Ny SWIPA rapport advarer: Sådan ser Arktis ud om 30 år

Ifølge forskerne bag en ny mellemstatslig rapport vil den globale opvarmning få endnu flere og meget drastiske konsekvenser for det arktiske klima end hidtil antaget. Men klimaaftalen fra Paris kan afværge nogle af de største forandringer efter år 2050. Hvis den bliver implementeret øjeblikkeligt.

2017.04.24 |

An updated strategic Environmental Impact Assessment of petroleum activities in the Greenland part of Baffin Bay

The Greenland part of Baffin Bay between 71° N and 78° N was opened for petroleum exploration in 2010 and seven licenses were granted by the Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum (BMP).

2017.04.24 |

Professor ved Arktisk Forskningscenter vil gøre Nationalmuseet vildt og udfordrende

Rane Willerslev, der er professor i social antropologi ved Arktisk Forskningscenter / Aarhus Universitet, bliver ny direktør for Nationalmuseet.

2017.04.20 |

Plastic waste from Europe and USA ends up in the Arctic

In just a few decades, the Arctic Ocean has become a dumping ground for plastic waste from the USA and Northwest Europe, shows a new study. Over time, plastics from as far away as China could also reach the Arctic.

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Arctic Research Centre (ARC)
Aarhus University
Ny Munkegade 114, bldg. 1540
DK-8000 Aarhus C
Denmark

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Centre Director

Søren Rysgaard
Email: rysgaard@bios.au.dk 
Phone  +45 2464 3206

Deputy Centre Director

Tage Dalsgaard
Email: tda@bios.au.dk
Phone  +45 2558 0697

Logistics

Egon Randa Frandsen
Email: erf@bios.au.dk
Phone +45 4191 5661