2018/19 CAS Projects: Religion, Media and Social Actions, and Mathematics
The Centre for Advanced Study (CAS) is welcoming a new cohort of scholars to Oslo as the 2018/19 academic year begins.
Former CAS fellow joins YoungCAS workshop
Andrew Teale, assistant professor at the University of Nottingham, is the first scholar to participate in both a standard CAS project and YoungCAS.
YoungCAS 2018: Rebuilding Indigenous Law
At a one-week workshop on indigenous law, scholars get a crash course in how to derive legal principles from stories.
My Time at CAS: Stephen D. White
The medieval historian talks about discovering his role in a collaborative book project during a six-month stint as a CAS fellow.
Research in Review: 'The Nordic "Civil Wars" in the High Middle Ages in a Comparative Perspective'
Leaders of a CAS project to better understand medieval civil wars look back on how their project unfolded during a year at the Centre.
CAS fellows elected to lead the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Sciences
Trygve Ulf Helgaker, Trond Saue, and Hans-Joachim Werner will help lead the academy for the next three years.
My Time at CAS: Peter Schwerdtfeger
The German scientist, based in New Zealand, reflects on coming to Norway to participate in a CAS project on chemistry in extreme environments.
Research in Review: 'Molecules in Extreme Environments'
A CAS project that explored chemistry in the vast reaches of space have produced 'new constellations' that could push the field forward.
My Time at CAS: Dan Flickinger
The Stanford University researcher discusses climbing metaphorical mountains and rattling cages in his year as a CAS fellow.
Research in Review: 'SynSem: From Form to Meaning - Integrating Linguistics and Computing'
The CAS project set out to bridge the gap between the applied and theoretical camps of computational linguistics. Did it succeed?