Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry | ACES

Interdisciplinary research with impact. Problem-oriented education of high quality.

ACES researcher secures major grant for tackling uncertainties in climate change research

December 7, 2017

ACES professor Örjan Gustafsson received 50 million SEK (€5 million) from the Swedish Research Council for a ten-year research project to tackle two major areas of uncertainty in climate research. The award is part of the Distinguished Professors Grant programme that aims to “create conditions for the most distinguished researchers to conduct long-term, innovative research with great potential to achieve …

ACES receives more than 4 million euros in external research funding

December 1, 2017

Twelve researchers at ACES received a combined 44,3 million SEK (€4,4 million) in external research funding in fiscal year 2017. The Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet) and The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (Formas) awarded 12,6- and 18 million SEK (€1,2 million and €1,8 million), respectively, while 29,9 million SEK (€2,9 million) were awarded to a …

Hösten 2018 startar mastersprogrammet i miljö- och hälsoskydd

November 17, 2017

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Education of high quality

We offer a range of courses in environmental science, environmental chemistry, and analytical chemistry. Our courses provide training that is tailored to your career aspirations, and offer pathways that can help you reach your potential

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Master program in Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Science and Environmental chemistry are now open for international application. Application closes at 15 Jan 2018.


ACES offers education programmes at three different levels:


Our courses provide training that is tailored to your career aspirations, and offer pathways that can help you reach your potential

Interdisciplinary research with impact

Cutting edge research on global issues: chemical contaminants, atmospheric aerosols, biogeochemical cycles of carbon and nutrients, and analytical chemistry

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External Relations

At ACES, our ambition is to contribute to a sustainable society.
For that, we provide support and expert advice to government agencies, private companies, non-governmental organizations, schools and other groups on a variety of issues.

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Expert advice

Our researchers offer expert advice to media, government agencies, industry, schools and non-governmental organisations.

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Commissioned research

We help government agencies and the private sector with laboratory and field investigations, data reviews and knowledge syntheses.

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Strategic collaborations

On occasion and on a case-by-case basis, we engage in long-term strategic collaborations with external partners that share our commitment to sustainability.

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