• Towards more reliable wind measurements

    NORSAR is instrumentally monitoring the vibrations of a 68-meter high wind mast at Nautneset

    Within the framework of a recently started pilot project with Kjeller Vindteknikk, NORSAR has instrumented a 68-meter-high wind mast which is located at Nautneset at the north-west coast of Norway.

  • Towards a safer society

    Picture from Mannen in Romsdal, Norway

    NORSAR and The Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE) have signed an agreement on technology development for seismic monitoring of unstable rock slopes.

  • Detecting changes in the middle atmosphere

    Extreme weather

    One of the world`s most advanced infrasound stations may soon contribute to long term weather forecasting. Infrasound signals received on the ground, can in fact tell us what is happening 100 kilometers up in the sky.

  • New nuclear test by North Korea

    DPRK testsite

    The seismological observatory NORSAR at Kjeller, Norway, has been able to calculate an accurate location for the latest underground nuclear test by North Korea.

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