NORCE Norwegian Research Centre (Norway)
NORCE is one of Norway’s largest independent research institutes with 1000 employees, 1 500 projects an annual turnover of NOK 1 billion and 500 scientific publications per year. NORCE conducts research within the areas of health, environment, climate, energy, technology and social science. NORCE was established following the merge of the companies Agderforskning, Christian Michelsen Research, International Research Institute of Stavanger, NORUT Northern Research Institute, Teknova and Uni Research.
During the last 10 years NORCE has built up a substantial activity on the use of satellites, drones and ground IoT for sensing purposes. Current work includes signal processing and machine learning algorithms for the data processing, platforms for management of sensor data (CryoCore), tools for visualisation of geo-reference data (GeoViz, NLive), and cloud platforms for timely processing of data (CryoCloud).