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Bjerknes Center for Climate Research

Bergen Open Research Archive

Bjerknes Center for Climate Research

 

The Bjerknes Centre is a national Centre of Excellence (CoE) in climate research, which is coordinated by the University of Bergen in cooperation with the Institute of Marine Research, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center and Unifob AS. The scientific staff consists of more than 100 researchers and scholars, who come from Norway and several other European countries, the USA, Canada, China and several countries in Africa, Asia and South America.

Recent Submissions

  • Eldevik, Tor; Risebrobakken, Bjørg; Bjune, Anne Elisabeth; Andersson, Carin; Birks, Harry John Betteley; Dokken, Trond Martin; Drange, Helge; Glessmer, Mirjam Sophia; Li, Camille; Nilsen, Jan Even Øie; Otterå, Odd Helge; Richter, Kristin; Skagseth, Øystein (Journal article, Elsevier, 2014-12)
    The understanding of climate and climate change is fundamentally concerned with two things: a well-defined and sufficiently complete climate record to be explained, for example of observed temperature, and a relevant ...
  • Reeve, Mathew Alexander; Spengler, Thomas; Chu, Pao-Shin (Journal article, PLOS, 2014-08-08)
    To generate information about the monsoon onset and withdrawal we have to choose a monsoon definition and apply it to data. One problem that arises is that false monsoon onsets can hamper our analysis, which is often ...
  • Lunde, Torleif Markussen (Doctoral thesis, The University of Bergen, 2013-08-19)
    Weather and climate are only some of the factors influencing the dynamics of malaria. With the ongoing debate on the consequences of climate change, there is a need for models which are designed to address these ...
  • Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Bayoh, Mohamed Nabie; Lindtjørn, Bernt (Journal article; Peer reviewed, BioMed Central, 2013-01-18)
    Background: It is well known that temperature has a major influence on the transmission of malaria parasites to their hosts. However, mathematical models do not always agree about the way in which temperature affects ...
  • Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Lindtjørn, Bernt (Journal article; Peer reviewed, PeerJ, 2013-03-19)
    The role of cattle in developing countries is as a source of high-quality food, as draft animals, and as a source of manure and fuel. Cattle represent important contribution to household incomes, and in drought prone ...