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US ambassador visits CIRC and the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat in Abisko

US ambassador visits CIRC and the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat in Abisko

Arctic research Swedish and United States partnerships in science and the polar regions have a long history. This week the United States Ambassador Azita Raji and her team Michael J. Layne and Kristy Plan visited the Abisko Scientific Research Station to experience the Arctic in winter in Sweden first-hand.

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International Master's Reception

Highlights from the 2016 Welcome Reception for International Master’s Students.

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Consolidator Grant

Nelson O. Gekara, Ingeborg Waernbaum and Martin Rosvall.
Nelson O. Gekara, Ingeborg Waernbaum and Martin Rosvall

SEK 33 million to young researchers

The Swedish Research Council has approved  grants to three distinguished researchers at Umeå University.

The grant aims to give the most prominent young researchers the opportunity to consolidate their research projects, expand and broaden their research activities.