In 1882 the twenty-one-year-old Fridtjof Nansen—who had recently been appointed curator of zoology at the Bergen Museum—developed an interest in Arctic oceanography. Eleven years later he embarked on an expedition to the North Pole, breaking the record for
Fridtjof Nansen was a professor of zoology and later oceanography at the University of Oslo. Nansen was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for his humanitarian efforts to help refugees and victims of World War I. More about Nansen at the official website of
Institute of Oceanology “Fridtjof Nansen” T he Institute of Oceanology (IO) was founded on 22.06.1973 by Order № 132 of the Council of Ministers. Since its establishment, the seat of
Appendix V: Oceanography – Professors Bjorn Helland-Hansen and Fridtjof Nansen Appendix V Remarks of the Oceanographical Investigation carried out by the “Fram” in the North Atlantic in 1910 and in the South Atlantic in 1911. By Professor Björn Helland
Fridtjof Nansen (1861-1930) was a Norwegian explorer and scientist, specializing in zoology and oceanography. He made several expeditions to Greenland and the Arctic, and was a professor at the University of Oslo (then called the University of Kristiania). He
The Nansen Center is proud and challenged to be allowed to use his name. In 2011 it is 150 years since Fridtjof Nansen was born and 25 years since the Nansen Center in Bergen was founded. Through A Sense of Adventure (Eventyrlyst) we will during a 30 minutes slideshow present parts of the extraordinary life and achievements of Dr. Fridtjof Nansen.
FRIDTJOF NANSEN ( 1861 – 1930 ) Explorer, scientist, statesman and humanitarian. Nansen crossed Greenland’s icecap together with six companions, and for this achievment he was made curator of the Museum of Contemporary Anatomy at the University of
Mainly oceanography, meteorology, geology and zoology Norway and the union with Sweden by Fridtjof Nansen Fridtjof Nansen’s Farthest north : being the record of a voyage of exploration of the ship “Fram” 1893-96 and of a fifteen by Fridtjof Nansen
Ph.D., Oceanography, Massachusetts Institute of Technology/Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Honors and Awards Prince Albert I Medal, IUGG/IAPSO, 2017 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017 Fridtjof Nansen Award
Fridtjof Nansen i 1901 med datteren Irmelin (1900–77) på eiendommen Sørkje i Rollag kommune, som Nansen eide. Foto: Ukjent/Oslo Museum. Fridtjof Nansen (født 10. oktober 1861 på Store Frøen i Aker herred, død 13. mai 1930 på Polhøgda i Lysaker i Bærum) var oppdager, polarfarer, forsker og diplomat, med en doktorgrad i zoologi fra 1888.
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Fridtjof Nansen’s contribution to modern oceanography Ola M Johannessen Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center, Bergen, Norway [email protected] After crossing Greenland, discovering that the interior of the Greenland was completely
Norway’s Fridtjof Nansen was a pioneer of polar exploration. The prime mover behind the Fram, the brilliant and moody scientist-explorer who commissioned its construction and led its insanely
Who2 has a new biography of Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen. Read about his life, his work and his relationships with Roald Amundsen — and with Robert Scott Falcon’s wife! Fridtjof Nansen didn’t become as world famous as some of the polar explorers who came after him.
It was an indication that Nansen’s design was headed in the right direction. Nansen’s ship and journey contributed to new developments in oceanography and proved there were no land masses between the Eurasian continents and the North Pole, data which
born Oct. 10, 1861, Store Frøen, near Kristiania, Nor. died May 13, 1930, Lysaker, near Oslo Norwegian explorer and statesman. In 1888 he led the first expedition to cross the ice fields of Greenland. On a later expedition, in 1895, in an attempt
Fridtjof Nansen er kanskje den nordmann som, ved siden av Henrik Ibsen, har nådd den største internasjonale berømmelse gjennom tidene. I dag huskes han først og fremst for sine dristige polarekspedisjoner og sin store humanitære innsats etter den første
June 20 marked the 15th annual World Refugee Day, established in December of 2000 by the United Nations General Assembly and dedicated to raising awareness of the plight of present-day refugees. The world is currently facing the greatest migration and humanitarian crisis since World War II: according to UNHCR statistics, 65.3 million people, or one person in 113, were displaced from their
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Fridtjof Nansen Medal. This medal has been established by the Division on Ocean Sciences in recognition of the scientific achievements of Fridtjof Nansen. It will be awarded for distinguished research in Oceanography. Nansen Class Anti-Submarine Warfare
Fridtjof Nansen (pronounced FRID-choff NAN-sən) wore many caps during his lifetime — scientist, explorer, adventurer, trekker, zoologist, humanitarian, diplomat, a champion skiier who could ski fifty miles a day. This 1922 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate led one of the
Fridtjof Nansen was a polar explorer and statesman whose achievements made him a Norwegian hero at the turn of the 20th century. A student of zoology, Nansen’s first polar experience was in 1882, aboard the Viking as it explored Greenland.
(1861–1930) Norwegian explorer, oceanographer, and statesman who led the first expedition to cross the Greenland icecap. For his humanitarian work for casualties of World War I he received the 1922 Nobel Peace Prize. Nansen studied zoology at Christiania (now
Lynne Talley, a distinguished professor of oceanography at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego, was awarded the 2017 Fridtjof Nansen Award from the European Geosciences Union (EGU). Talley was honored for her
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Drawings made by Fridtjof Nansen and his companions during their first expedition to Greenland in 1888 the purpose of which was to study the life of the Inuit. Back in Norway, Nansen taught at the Zoological Institute of Oslo and published two books: The First Crossing of
Dr. Fridtjof Nansen (1861-1930) was a renown scientist in biology and oceanography, polar explorer, diplomat and humanist – probably he is the internationally most famous Norwegian person ever. Among other, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for
It has been described as early as 1893 by Fridtjof Nansen, who wrote, sailing in the Arctic: “When caught in dead water Fram appeared to be held back, as if by some mysterious force, and she did not always answer the helm. In calm weather, with a light cargo
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VEDTEKTER FOR FRIDTJOF NANSEN-STIFTELSEN PÅ POLHØGDA STATUTES FOR THE FRIDTJOF NANSEN FOUNDATION AT POLHØGDA (informal translation) Vedtatt 11.05.1959. Endringer vedtatt 08.06.1966 og godkjent av Sosialdepartementet 29.08
The vision of the Nansen-Tutu Centre for Marine Environmental Research is to serve Africa through advancing knowledge of the marine environment and climate system in the spirit of Nobel Peace Laureates Fridtjof Nansen and Desmond Tutu The Nansen-Tutu Centre
Fridtjof Nansen was a polar explorer and statesman whose achievements made him a Norwegian hero at the turn of the 20th century. A student of zoology, Nansen’s first polar experience was in 1882, aboard the Viking as it explored Greenland. An expert skier
Born in Norway in 1861, Fridtjof Nansen was a scientist, polar explorer, diplomat, statesman and humanist, with a deep compassion for his fellow human beings. Nansen became a pioneer in the field of applied science with a keen interest in zoology, marine biology, oceanography, geology, anthropology and
Delcho Solakov currently works at the Fridtjof Nansen Institute for Oceanology, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Delcho does research in Oceanography. Their current project is ‘I’m working now in
職稱: M.Sc.(Hon) in Oceanography,
TRUE 19. The modern science of Oceanography is dated from the Challenger Expedition. 19. 现代海洋科学可以追溯到挑战者号科学考察。 1-2 Chapter 01 – The History of Oceanography TRUE 20. The Scandinavian oceanographer, Fridtjof Nansen, studied the
A portrait of Nansen (Photo: GettyImages)) Fridtjof Nansen was a Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel laureate. He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922. Nansen (October 10, 1861-May 13, 1930) was born at Store Frøen, near Oslo.
Start studying Oceanography – Prologue. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. A. made three voyages to chart the Pacific Ocean and its islands. B. used John Harrison’s chronometer to produce accurate charts. C
The Norwegian polar explorer, scientist, and statesman Fridtjof Nansen (1861-1930) was a pioneer of oceanography and achieved world stature as a vital force in the League of Nations. Fridtjof Nansen was born on Oct. 10, 1861, on an estate near Christiania (Oslo
Fridtjof Nansen was one of the most remarkable people of his time. An explorer, scientist, and a diplomat and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, he was also a champion ice skater and skier. In 1888, he became the first man who traversed the interior of Greenland on
Fridtjof Nansen is perhaps Norway’s most honored and respected explorer, scientist and diplomat. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for his extensive humanitarian aid efforts, but is probably best known in Norway for his first-ever crossing of the Greenland ice sheet in 1888, and his attempts to let ocean currents carry him to the North Pole by freezing his ship, the Fram, into the
10/10/2017 · This 1922 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate led one of the most interesting lives in the 19th-20th centuries. He studied the polar ice caps, dabbled in oceanography, repatriated prisoners of war, rescued
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From satellite altimetry to operational oceanography and Argo: three revolutions in oceanography (Fridtjof Nansen Medal Lecture) P.Y. Le Traon Ifremer and Mercator Ocean 8-10 rue Hermès – Parc Technologique du Canal 31520 Ramonville St Agne France
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particularly physical oceanography. Dr Fridtjof Nansen himself, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for his work as a League of Nations High Commissioner. The R/V Dr Fridtjof Nansen is a vitally important platform for improving knowledge on marine
Fridtjof Nansen (/ˈfrɪd.tjɒf ˈnænsən/ FRID-choff NAN-sən; 10 October 1861 – 13 May 1930) was a Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.In his youth he was a champion skier and ice skater. He led the team that made
Norwegian explorer and humanitarian Fridtjof Nansen’s name is perhaps most recognizable by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Nansen Refugee Award that was named after him, which is awarded annually to an individual or organization that has dedicated their time and gone above and beyond the call of duty to help people who have been forcibly displaced from their homes.
Overview Details & Condition Second English language edition, the first to appear in the famous gilt-blocked publisher’s cloth. A lovely set, the cloth bright and fresh. Born in Christiana (Oslo) in 1861, Fridtjof Nansen trained as a scientist. He earned a PhD in
When I first learned about Fridtjof Nansen, it was because of his groundbreaking achievements in Polar exploration. He was the first to achieve an overland traverse of Greenland and set a record for farthest North during his Fram expedition. His unique approach to
Dr. Fridtjof Nansen The research vessel working in the Nansen Programme has taken the name of Dr. Fridtjof Nansen (1861-1930), a Norwegian scientist, polar explorer, diplomat, statesman and humanist who also pioneered research on ocean issues, in particular in oceanography.
R/V Dr. Fridtjof Nansen The Norwegian research vessel, Dr Fridtjof Nansen was launched in 2017 and is operated by the Institute of Marine Research, Norway under the aegis of the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO).
HNoMS Fridtjof Nansen (F 310): On 26 February 2009, the Norwegian government decided to deploy HNoMS Fridtjof Nansen to the Gulf of Aden, thereby participating in the ongoing Operation Atalanta, the European Union’s counter-piracy campaign in Somalia.
Fridtjof Nansen (/ˈfrɪd.tjɒf ˈnænsən/ FRID-choff NAN-sən; 10 October 1861 – 13 May 1930) was a Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate. In his youth he was a champion skier and ice skater.
Montevideo boasts colorful cultural diversity with a picturesque blend of colonial Spanish, Italian, and Art Deco architectural styles. Enjoy a tour through this historic city before embarking Fridtjof Nansen for your polar adventure.