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ARC events

Mon 31 Oct
10:00-16:00 | DTU, Anker Engelunds Vej 1, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Logistics workshop at Polar DTU
Focus on knowledge sharing, field activities and research projects in the polar regions
Tue 01 Nov
08:00-17:00 | Technical University of Denmark
Danish Polar Research Conference
Drones, satellites and other new platforms in polar research
Tue 15 Nov
08:00-17:00 | AIAS, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, bygning 1632
Conference Network for Arthropods of the Tundra
Wed 23 Nov
11:00-14:00 | Sandbjerg Estate
ARC Annual meeting 2016
The annual meeting of ARC will be held at Sandbjerg Estate 23-24 November 2016
Thu 01 Dec
09:00-18:00 | Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
ASP Annual team meeting


2016.06.01 |

Arctic sea ice at a record low

Sea ice in the Arctic Ocean is at a record low for this time of year, as monthly temperature records soar around the world

Measurement of greenhouse gases in Greenland. Photo Lise Lotte Sørensen.

2016.05.25 |

Large grant for measuring greenhouse gases

Collaboration between ARC, DTU, University of Copenhagen and Roskilde University will increase our understanding of the emission of greenhouse gases in Denmark and Greenland

Professor Søren Rysgaard explains glacier retreat to Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Donald Tusk and Kim Kielsen. Photo Jakob Kirk Jensen.

2016.05.20 |

High level politicians visit Greenland

Professor Søren Rysgaard informs the President of the European Council Donald Tusk, Denmark’s Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen and the Prime Minister of Greenland Kim Kielsen about climate change

Research facilities in Greenland. Source:

2016.05.12 |

Greenland Science Special

In May, ScienceNordic has special focus on research in Greenland

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

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Centre Director

Søren Rysgaard
Phone  +45 2464 3206

Deputy Centre Director

Tage Dalsgaard
Phone  +45 2558 0697

Centre Manager

Susanna Pakkasmaa
Phone +45 9350 8342


Egon Randa Frandsen
Phone +45 4191 5661

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Revised 2016.06.01

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

Centre Director: Prof. Søren Rysgaard 
Phone: +45 24643206

Deputy Director: Senior scientist Tage Dalsgaard 
Phone: +45 25580697

CVR no.: 31119103