• Mai-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser - Nobel prize winners
    May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser — 2014 Nobel Prize winners in Physiology or Medicine.
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    NTNU offers more than 35 International Master's Programmes, taught in English.
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Nobel Prize awarded to May-Britt and Edvard Moser

This year's Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to brain researchers May-Britt and Edvard Moser, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience, NTNU.  

Cutting solar cell costs by using impure silicon

Virtually all solar cells rely on highly purified silicon in their manufacture. A team of NTNU researchers has now developed an alternative manufacturing method that can use less pure silicon -- cutting costs substantially.

NTNU Solar Cookers go global

 It took 9 PhDs and 20 master's students to develop the technology that is a critical part of the solar cooker developed by Asfafaw H. Tesfay. Now it is being commercialized.

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Video: Moser and Moser about their research

NTNU neuroscientists May-Britt and Edvard Moser won the The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2014 for their pioneering work in the field of brain research.(Video from 2011).

Video: Winter in Trondheim

Curious about how how much winter there is in Trondheim? Watch the video above. For course related videos, presentations and glimpses from university life, check out NTNU´s open videos.
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