The Bjerknes Centre is a collaboration on climate research, between the University of Bergen, NORCE, the Institute of Marine Research, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Centre.

Elin Darelius Chiche

Oceanographer focusing on the polar regions. In my work, I combine in situ observations with laboratory experiments and numerical models to explore e.g. mesoscale variability, secondary circulation, topographic steering, turbulence and mixing.

In the news: 

”Isen är vacker och viktig” (2016)

Matte og fysikkoppgaver live fra Antarktis (2015)

Hva har denne drinken med havet å gjøre? (2015)

Hur påverkas Antarktis is av varma strömmar? (2014)


LoTUS - WEDDEL: Installation and testing of autonomous bottom temperature recording buoys on the continental shelf in the Weddell Sea

WARM: Inflow of Warm Deep Water onto the Antarctic Continental Shelves

FRIS-OBS: Observing the sub-ice shelf circulation and the outflow of dense Ice Shelf Water from

GETZ: Installing phase sensitive radars on the Getz Ice-shelf, Antarctica

FILCHNER: Monitoring the warm inflow towards the Filchner Ice Shelf



More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Førsteamanuensis /Associate professor

Geofysisk institutt, UiB/ Geophysical institute, UiB

Allegaten 70, 5007 Bergen

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Phone: 55582599