Centre for Advanced Study

at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Active CAS Projects

  • Stability and Change

    Led by Professor Håvard Hegre (PRIO) and Professor Nils Lid Hjort (UiO).

  • Social Science Meets Biology: Indigenous People and Severe Influenza Outcomes

    Led by Professor Svenn-Erik Mamelund (OsloMet).

  • Representation Theory: Combinatorial Aspects and Applications

    Led by Professor Aslak Bakke Buan (NTNU) and Professor Steffen Oppermann (NTNU).

  • Exploring the Archaeological Migration Narrative: The Introduction of Farming and Animal Husbandry in Southern Norway

    Led by Professor Martin Furholt (UiO) and Professor Daniela Hofmann (UiB).

  • Social Governance Through Legislation

    Led by Professor Erik Opsahl (NTNU) and Professor Jørn Øyrehagen Sunde (UiO).

  • Attosecond Quantum Dynamics Beyond the Born-Oppenheimer Approximation

    Led by Researcher Simen Kvaal (UiO) and Professor Thomas Bondo Pedersen (UiO).


Introducing the Young CAS projects for 2023/2025

Sigbjørn Løland Bore and Maria Ingrid Teresa Olsson are the two new early-career scholars selected for the Young CAS programme.

  • Meet the Young CAS PI: Sigbjørn Løland Bore

    Meet Sigbjørn Løland Bore, one of the two Young CAS PIs for August 2023 to June 2025! Bore, a postdoctoral associate at the University of Oslo, will lead the Young CAS project ‘Can ice be described from first principles?’.

  • Meet the Young CAS PI: Maria Ingrid Teresa Olsson

    Meet Maria Ingrid Teresa Olsson, the Young CAS PI for August 2023 to June 2025! Olsson, an associate professor at Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (INN University), will lead the project 'Towards a new and culturally sensitive understanding of gender inequality: Women and men in modern (work) life.'

  • Publication on Reading and Interpreting Runic Inscriptions in Futhark: International Journal of Runic Studies