Publications

This listing features reports, magazines, brochures and fact sheets published by NordForsk. For research output produced by NordForsk-funded activities, see our list of scholarly articles.

NordForsk magasin 2-2008

NordForsk magasin 2-2008

Research infrastructure it the main theme of this issue of NordForsk magasin. Read more about the recent developments in Nordic research infrastructure policy, and about two infrastructure projects funded through Joint Nordic Use of Research Infrastructure. We have also interviewed Inge Mærkedahl, Director General of the Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation, and Riitta Mustonen, Vice President (Research) of the Academy of Finland.

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Main conclusions from Policy Brief 5-2008: Nordic Excellence

Main conclusions from Policy Brief 5-2008: Nordic Excellence

Main conclusions from the NordForsk Policy Brief 5: Nordic Excellence - A Bibliometric Exploration of Common Nordic Research Funding Opportunities. By Technopolis Group for NordForsk (2008).

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Nordic Research Gems

Nordic Research Gems

Nordic Research Gems presents a collection of success stories from Nordic research cooperation. More than 11 000 researchers are currently involved in research activities financed by NordForsk and they are producing some impressive results (2008).

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Branding the Nordic Research and Innovation Area

Branding the Nordic Research and Innovation Area

Promoting the Nordic region as an attractive destination for global investments in research and innovation. By Interlace-Invent Aps for NordForsk (2008).

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Nordic Excellence

Nordic Excellence

A Bibliometric Exploration of Common Nordic Research Funding Opportunities. By Technopolis Group for NordForsk (2008).

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NordForsk magasin 1-2008

NordForsk magasin 1-2008

The main theme of NordForsk Magasin 1-2008-1 is the Nordic Research and Innovation Area NORIA. The subject is presented through an introductory article on the challenges and opportunities facing NORIA, and an in-depth interview with the “founding father” and author of the Whitebook on NORIA from 2004, Gustav Björkstrand. Available for download only.

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The Nordic region as a global health lab

The Nordic region as a global health lab

By Monday Morning for NordForsk (2008).

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Urban Development

Urban Development

Nordic strengths and challenges under the heading of a new global agenda. Av Nordregio og NIBR for NordForsk (2007).

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Annual Report 2007

Annual Report 2007

NordForsk’s Annual Report 2007 comprises an interview with Chair of the NordForsk Board, Kari Kveseth, reports on new funding programmes, presentations of new coordination and policy initiatives, and news stories from some of the 2007 start-ups. The publication also presents main figures from the 2007 annual accounts.

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Stem Cell Research in the Nordic Countries

Stem Cell Research in the Nordic Countries

Science, Ethics, Public Debate and Law. By the Nordic Committee on Bioethics for NordForsk (2007).

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Development in Research

Development in Research

An Outline of the Science Systems in Russia and the Baltic States. By Aadne Aasland for NordForsk (2007).

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NordForsk magasin 2007

NordForsk magasin 2007

Globalisation is the main theme of this edition of NordForsk magasin. Four prominent international researchers give interviews about excellence in research and how to create excellence in Nordic research, NCoE NECC co-ordinator Anders Lindroth contributes with an article on eco systems and climate change, and we look into climate change in the oceans.

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Going Nordic - a NordForsk user survey

Going Nordic - a NordForsk user survey

Survey among 468 current and former participants in NordForsk-supported activities. By Aadne Aasland for NordForsk (2006). Available for download only.

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Nordic strength - perspectives on research collaboration

Nordic strength - perspectives on research collaboration

Rapporten är framtagen av NordForsk för att belysa nordiskt samarbete inom forskningens område från många olika perspektiv. Vi har inbjudit olika typer av aktörer att beskriva sina erfarenheter och åsikter på ett personligt sätt; många röster och många olika språk har fått utrymme i denna bok.

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Brosjyre om Toppforskningsinitiativet

Brosjyre om Toppforskningsinitiativet

Toppforskningsinitiativet (TFI) er den største felles nordiske forsknings- og innovasjonssatsingen noen sinne. Ved å involvere både kunnskapsmiljøer og næringsliv og bringe de beste hodene i Norden sammen, vil de nordiske landene bidra til å løse de globale klimautfordringene. Les mer i Toppforskningsinitiativets brosjyre (2010).

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Other Nordic publications

You can find publications from many of the organisations within the Nordic cooperation at the e-library NordPub