Direction of scientific research
Development of methodology for monitoring, assessment, prediction and prevention of risks associated with the high level toxic polluting substances transfer via biological pathways. These substances can accumulate in the food chain and spread in Arctic ecosystems.
Yngvar Thomassen - Leading Scientist
He has given over 275 presentations on various aspects of his research, of which 105 were invited lectures at major conferences and symposia. In the period 1983-91 he was a member of the Commission on Toxicology, International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (titular) member from 1986, where he initiated the development of human body fluids as quality assurance materials for the measurement of minor, trace and ultra-trace elements and organic metabolites. From 2011-2014 he served as a titular member in the Analytical Chemistry Division. More »
The laboratory assistant from the Arctic Biomonitoring laboratory passed a refresher course in St. Petersburg's "Interregional Center for the Enhancement of Qualifications"
The laboratory assistant Bystritskaya Evgeniya passed a refresher course on the topic "Documents preparation for applying for accreditation and confirmation of competence".
On November 16 - 17, the second Russian-British scientific seminar on the project "Development of Russian-British cooperation in the field of Arctic studies" was held on the basis of the NArFU.
The professor of the Norwegian National Institute of Occupational Health is leading the Arctic biomonitoring laboratory, which received a mega-grant from the Government of the Russian Federation.