PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
English title of thesis:
“Exploring the link between phytoplankton and environmental stressors using lake sediments as archives: A study of Gonyostomum semen’s expansion in Norwegian lakes”
Norwegian title of thesis:
"Bruk av innsjøsedimenter som historiske arkiv for undersøkelser av koblingen mellom planteplankton og miljøpåvirkning: En studie av Gonyostomum semens økende forekomst i norske innsjøer"
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
“Inland water browning, causes and consequences”
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday 18 June 2021, at 12.15
This public defense will be held partly in digital form since physical presence is hindered as a result of the Covid-19. The disputation can be attended by using the following link in Zoom: https://nmbu.zoom.us/j/66053821991
All are welcome to attend the digital meeting, but please read the guidelines below before you open the link. This is to make sure that the disputation can be held without interruptions.
First opponent: Professor Bente Edvardsen, University of Oslo
Second opponent: Professor Eva Lindström, University of Uppsala
Committee coordinator: Dr. Ståle Haaland, MINA/NMBU
Main supervisor: Professor Thomas Rohrlack, MINA/NMBU
Co-supervisors: Professor Gunnhild Riise, MINA/NMBU, dr. Sigrid Haande, Norwegian Institute for Water research (NIVA) and professor Sebastian Sobek, University of Uppsala
Guidelines for attending
- Do not use camera.
- Mute your microphone.
- In Zoom you will first be placed in the waiting room. Please introduce yourself with your name, rather than with your IP address or computer name.
- If anyone has a question and wants to oppose ‘ex auditorio’, please write in the chat window of Zoom (1) “XY (your name) has a question" and (2) the question in brief. The chair of the defence will evaluate whether your question is opportune, and you will be given the word after the two opponents have concluded.
- When you are being given the word, you switch on your microphone and camera. Ensure briefly whether you are being heard.
- We advise you to test your own equipment before attending.
- The chat is not be used for general discussions.
The doctoral thesis is available for public review. For those of you who want access to the thesis in pdf-form, please send an email to Ole Wiggo Røstad – firstname.lastname@example.org.