Centre for Advanced Study (CAS)
An independent foundation that furthers excellent, fundamental, curiosity-driven research.
Led by Professor James Lewis (UiT) and Professor Michael Stausberg (UiB).
Led by Professor Helge Jordheim (UiO) and Professor Espen Ytreberg (UiO).
Led by Professor Marc Bezem (UiB) and Professor Bjørn Ian Dundas (UiB).
Þóra Pétursdóttir, who spent the 2016/17 academic year at CAS, will use the grant to continue her work researching nature and cultural heritage.
The Centre for Advanced Study (CAS) invites researchers to pursue excellent, fundamental, curiosity-driven research during a year in Oslo.
Giulia Di Nunno, who led a CAS project during the 2014/15 academic year, is recognised for supporting career development opportunities for mathematics scholars in Africa.
The 2018/19 CAS project in the humanities will examine how different religions decline and ultimately die.
The 2018/19 CAS project in the natural sciences aims to push a new mathematical theory forward.
The 2018/19 CAS project in the social sciences will explore how different forms of media help create shared experiences and times.