News and Press Releases

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.

NTNU neuroscientists receive the 2014 Körber European Science Prize

Edvard and May-Britt Moser, co-directors of the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, have been selected for the €750 000 award from the Hamburg, Germany based Körber Foundation.  

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