What is NTNU Oceans?

The strategic research area NTNU Oceans is an access point to NTNUs expertise in the field.

NTNU Oceans

  • coordinates and initiates new multidisciplinary activities within research, education and innovation
  • contributes to increase the knowledge base in the maritime, oil and gas and aquaculture industry
  • identifies and develops future knowledge needs in shipping, deep ocean and artic exploration, seafood production, marine resources and energy, marine environment and society through basic research and joint projects with the industry.

Research efforts in natural science, marine engineering, humanities and social sciences are combined to create new multidisciplinary solutions supporting a sustainable production of marine resources, energy and minerals.