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Kebnekaise - inauguration of the new supercomputer at Umeå University

Kebnekaise - inauguration of the new supercomputer at Umeå University

Infrastructure On Thursday October 30 the Vice-Chancellor of Umeå University inaugurates the new supercomputer Kebnekaise. In connection with the celebration, High Performance Computing Center North, HPC2N, invites to an open house and participation in various activities.


Traces of historical reindeer grazing can still be observed after 100 years

Traces of historical reindeer grazing can still be observed after 100 years

Dissertation By studying small meadows in the Swedish mountains, formed by historical traditional reindeer herding practices, Dagmar Egelkraut revealed long-lasting ecological effects induced by reindeer grazing in her doctoral research.

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Think – an inquisitive magazine

ThinkThe Arctic is the theme of the latest issue of Think.Read Think 2017


Lucia with the Umeå Student Choir

One of Sweden’s finest traditions, and indeed a true Nordic tradition, the Lucia Day concert performed by Umeå Student Choir.