We are glad to welcome two new guest researchers at Nofima this week. Leanie Louw from South Africa works at Distell and is pursuing a PhD degree in sensory applications for brandy. Leanie will stay at Nofima for one week for collaboration on scientific papers for her PhD. Eric Batista Ferreira from Brazil is professor for statistics at the Federal University of Afenas. Eric will spend 3 months at Nofima collaborating with our researchers in the field of sensometrics. Eric’s stay is financed by the Yggdrasil-program of the Research Council of Norway.