Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry | ACES

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

Flaws in industry-funded pesticide evaluation

November 16, 2018

Researchers from, among others, the Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES) have examined raw data from a company-funded safety evaluation of the pesticide chlorpyrifos. They discovered an effect on the brain architecture of the exposed laboratory animals at all tested doses, which was not included in the reported conclusions. Karolinska Institutet in Sweden led this independent study, which …

Ten researchers at ACES receive grants from Formas

November 15, 2018

The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (Formas) has decided on approved applications for research and development projects, and, among other things, for a special call on a non-toxic environment and combination effects. Ten researchers at the Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES) receive in total over 40 million SEK. “For senior researchers, external …

Learning new e-science tools for climate research in Norwegian Andøya

November 14, 2018

Andøya Space Centre in Northern Norway was the place for a course this autumn when 25 PhD and advanced master students from various Nordic institutions gathered to learn more about how to use e-science tools for climate research. The second 10-day course on e-science tools for climate research has successfully been held at the Andøya Space Center in northern Norway …

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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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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