Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry | ACES

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

The best way to measure air pollution

September 10, 2018

How much nitrogen oxide or asphalt particles are there in the air at a certain location in Trelleborg, Sundsvall or Stockholm? This is something that is recorded by different measurement stations located in urban environments around Sweden. But is the measurement station located in the right place along the street? Are the instruments approved? Researchers at ACES make sure that …

International statement for actions on highly fluorinated chemicals

August 31, 2018

A group of more than 30 academic and government scientists, as well as regulators from various regulatory agencies across the globe have jointly outlined a set of needs, goals, and actions to help assess and manage per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in the future. Professor Ian Cousins at the Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES) is a co-author …

Research about paternal epigenetic inheritance receives ERC Starting Grant

August 23, 2018

Three researchers at Stockholm University, including Oskar Karlsson at ACES, receive the prestigious Starting Grant from the European Research Council, ERC. Project funding amounts to up to 1.5 million euros each. The European Research Council allocates different types of funding and the purpose of the ERC Starting Grant is to encourage talented young research leaders in Europe to become independent …

Education of high quality

We offer a range of courses in environmental science 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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Apply now for the 2019 spring courses! Applications open until October 15th!
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Programmes

ACES offers education programmes at three different levels:

Kandidatprogram
Master’s programmes
PhD studies

Courses

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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