PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Vegard Ophaug, Faculty of Science and Technology(RealTek) will defend his PhD thesis "Geodetic observations and modeling of gravity field, sea level, and ocean dynamics in the Norwegian coastal zone" on 28 March 2017.
Norwegian title of thesis:
"Geodetiske observasjoner og modellering av tyngdefelt, havnivå og havdynamikk i den norske kystsonen"
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
"The role of tides in Earth-Moon system evolution and modelling the ocean tides today"
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Tuesday 28 March 2017 in TF fløy 3, room 102-III, Kajaveien 11, NMBU, Ås
10:15 Trial lecture
12:15 Public defence
First opponent: Professor Nicolaas Jost Sneeuw, University of Stuttgart, GERMANY
Second opponent: Professor Philip Leslie Woodworth, National Oceanography Centre, UNITED KINGDOM
Committee coordinator: Associate Professor Ola Øvstedal, RealTek, NMBU
Main supervisor: Professor Bjørn Ragnvald Pettersen, RealTek, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Christian Gerlach, RealTek, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Kristian Breili, RealTek, NMBU
The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2017:24. ISSN: 1894-6402. ISBN 978-82-575-1428-0.