Department of

Energy and Process Engineering

The Department of Energy and Process Engineering at NTNU, is an international driving force within education and research on the total energy chain from resource to customer. We work on how to produce energy which can be used by man and machine in a sustainable way, taking into consideration health, climate changes and available resources. 

The Department has five specialist groups:


New Agreement on Joint Research Programme within the energy area

NTNU has today signed an Agreement on Joint Research Programme with Tsinghua University, which is probably the most prestigious Chinese university within technology and innovation. (01.12.2014)

Strong EU commitment

The entire management at NTNU - Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology (IVT) is nowadays gathered in Brussels to position themselves better towards the EU. EPT is represented by Head of Department Olav Bolland.


Best paper in Montreal

Bjørn Winther SolemslieBjørn Winther Solemslie received the award for best student paper during the conference «27th IAHR Symposium Hydraulic Machinery and Systems» in Montreal, Canada.


Subsea Group in Amsterdam

Subsea Group in Amsterdam25th of September the NTNU Subsea Working Group visited Shell in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


Disputation Christopher Nilsen

Christopher NilsenChristopher Nilsen held his trial lecture and defended his PhD thesis on 10.09.14. The title of the thesis is: «On the Motion of Inertial Particles in Unsteady Flows».

Department office

Phone: (+47) 73 59 38 60
Fax:       (+47) 73 59 35 80

Visiting address:
Kolbjørn Hejes v 1B
Thermal Energy Building

Postal address: 
Institutt for energi- og prosessteknikk
Kolbjørn Hejes v 1B
NO-7491 Trondheim