Alexandre works on deciphering the physiology, metabolic and molecular events in arctic snow-algae under various polar conditions.
Stacy works on cell wall integrity maintenance mechanism in Arabidopsis thaliana to provide a better understanding of plant reactions to stress associated with climate change.
Andreas works on autumn leaf senescence in Arctic tundra plants, the timing of which has important implications for both food-web dynamics and climate feedbacks.
Anne Margrete Leiros Nilsen
Anne works on examining the epigenetics of temperature priming in kelps for enhanced aquaculture production and resilience in a warming climate.
Christian Hans Quintana Zagaceta
Christian works on understanding past interactions between temperature and precipitation in raised bogs and their impacts in the carbon budget.
Clément works on developing bio-engineering tool to secure biomass production for seaweed farmers in future climates.
Colin examines the suitability of different types of fine-grained glacial sediments (glacial flour) as soil amendments for aiding the growth of cold-climate crops.
Corine works on sub-Arctic root-soil interactions and what functional traits may provide better carbon capture solutions for bioremediation and bio-design efforts.
Diana Katherine Castillo Avila
Katherine works on gene editing to develop potato varieties resistant to PVY.
Eliza Éva Polányi
Eliza works on the isolation of the Cytochrome b6f complex from etiolated barley plants.
Georgeio Georges Semaan
Georgeio works on circular and economically sustainable production of lignin, biomaterials, and bioenergy from locally sourced lignocellulosic biomass waste with new business model perspectives.
Griffin Goldstein Hill
Griffin works on elucidating the driving factors of genetic differentiation in Norwegian macroalgae populations.
Hanna works on microalgae cultivation on waste streams from RAS systems and anaerobic digestate, and evaluation of sustainability and logistics of the value chain in SLAM-DUNK.
Harkingto works to develop genomics tools and high-throughput phenotyping system for Lucerne breeding pipeline and to study the crop adaptation mechanisms in Nordic climate.
Hesam works on the effects of different fertilizing regimes on soil health; biochemical functions, biota, enhancing sustainability in food production and reducing emissions from agriculture.
Hilary works on exploring the potential of cellulases of plant origin for plant biomass degradation in the context of bioenergy.
Ida Velle Myking
Ida works on the endosperm-based post-zygotic hybrid barrier (ePZB) to elucidate on its genetic basis, and how it is influenced by genomic imprinting as well as abiotic factors.
Ingeborg Hulda Giæver
Ingeborg works on bioprospecting microalgae suitable for mass cultivation in large vertical air-lift column photobioreacters.
Jacob Sebastian Kneip
Jacob works on enabling a marine arctic algae to degrade plastic waste and accumulate environmentally friendly bioplastic at the same time.
Katariina works on developing imaging flow cytometry based phenotyping methods for the microalgae diatoms and on evolving a robust diatom strain for industry.
Leah Wanja Gachao
Leah works on plant cell death and communication in plants, especially the extracellular ATP as a death molecule and its involvement in cell-cell communication during stress.
Liv H. Gilpin
Liv works on developing genomic based breeding technology for high quality apples in a nordic climate.
Maaike works on pollen, spores and microfossils from sediments collected in lake and bog environments.
Mabel works on developing citizen science tools to facilitate and support crop breeding for climate adaptation in the Global South.
Marit works on lipid and pigment analysis of marine microalgae and bioactivity studies. All of this is being done under the AlgScaleUP project.
Menghour works on synthesizing microalgae biomass with potential antioxidants and extract them for nutraceutical/pharmaceutical application in the context of the circular economy.
Michael Stefan Dills
Michael works on microbial community interactions based around photosynthesis and methane oxidation to understand how multi-species systems function in the environment and in industry.
Mikel Moriana Armendariz
Mikel works on finding out what Arctic plant community types are more vulnerable to incoming species, as well as studying what species are more likely to spread into alpine areas.
Pierre works on the red seaweed Palmaria palmata (dulse) with a focus on the reproduction, growth and nutritional qualities of dulse to develop sustainable aquaculture for human consumption.
Renate Marie Alling
Renate works on how the development of this unique tissue influences hybridization events among closely related species.
Sachin works on the bioactive and anti-methanogenic properties of brown seaweeds using -omics, and investigates different seaweed as feeding resources for sustainable animal nutrition and production.
Sidonie works on plant-insect-fungi-nematode interactions and their evolution towards climate change.
Steven works on identifying and characterize genes involved in cell wall integrity in the woodland strawberry model.
Their PhD supervisors
Alexander is a scientist at Nord. His research focuses on macroalgae and seagrass.
Anne Elisabeth Bjune
Anne is a Professor in plant ecology and vegetation history at UiB and work with pollen and plant macrofossils in lake sediments and peat to reconstruct past flora, vegetation and environmental conditions.
Anne Krag Brysting
Anne is a Professor at Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis at UiO. Her overall research goal is contribute to a deeper understanding of plant evolution and speciation.
Åshild Gunilla Ergon
Åshild is an associate pProfessor at NMBU working on traits, genetics and breeding of legumes and genetics and breeding of sugar kelp.
Daniela is an Associate Professor at Department of Biology at NTNU working on cell death in photosynthetic organisms.
Dennis is a Professor at Faculty of Applied Ecology, Agricultural Sciences and Biotechnology at INN.
Dr. Dorinde Kleinegris is Principal Investigator Microalgae at NORCE and has a secondary position at UiB as Associate Professor in Marine Biotechnology.
Elisabeth is a Professor in ecology at Department of Arctic and Marine Biology at UiT.
Gopalakrishnan is an associate professor at UiS. His research interests are on bioenergy and biofuels.
Katja is an Associate Professor in Plant Biotechnology and Bioenergy, under ARC-Arctic Centre for Sustainable Energy at UiT.
Kirsten is the leader of Photosyntech. She is a professor in molecular plant biology at Department of arctic and marine biology at UiT.
Martijn L. Vandegehuchte
Martijn is an Associate Professor at Department of Biology at NTNU. His focus in on terrestrial ecosystems and is situated at the interface between community ecology and evolutionary biology.
Prabhat Khanal is an associate professor at Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture at Nord.
Richard Andre Ingebrigtsen
Richard is a Senior Researcher at Microalgae and Microbiome Engineering at UiT.
Svein Øivind Solberg
Svein is a Professor at Faculty of Applied Ecology, Agricultural Sciences and Biotechnology at INN.
Terje is an associate professor and research group leader of the Natural Products- and Medicinal Chemistry Research Group at UiT.
Theodorus is a professor at NMBU working on genomic selection for disease resistance in wheat and increasing the efficiency of Norwegian farm animal production by advanced nutritional and genetic methods.