Centres for Research-based Innovation

The SFI scheme promotes innovation by supporting long-term research through close cooperation between R&D intensive companies and prominent research institutions.

NTNU hosts six Centres for Research-based Innovation: 

As from 2015 NTNU also participates in these new centres

  • Exposed Aquaculture Operations
  • Centre for Research-based Innovations in Controlled-environment Aquaculture – CtrlAQUA
  • Klima 2050 – Risk reduction through climate adaption of buildings and infrastructureus
  • Center for Offshore Mechatronics
  • Centre for Scalable Data Access – SIRIUS
  • Sustainable Innovations for Automated Manufacturing of Multi-Material Products
  • Centre for Integrated Remote Sensing and Forecasting for Arctic Operations
  • SFI Smart Maritime – Norwegian Centre for improved energy-efficiency and reduced emissions from the maritime sector
  • Marine operations Center – MOIS

Centres hosted by NTNU until 31 Desember 2014

Structural IMpact Laboratory - SIMLAB

SIMLAB develops methods and tools for the virtual product development of structures exposed to impact and collisions.

Center for Integrated Operations in the Petroleum Industry - IO Center

IO Center conducts research, innovation and education within the IO field, to promote accelerated production, increased oil recovery, reduced operating costs and enhanced safety and environmental standards.

Medical Imaging Laboratory for Innovative Future Healthcare - MI Lab

MI Lab facilitates cost efficient health care and improved patient outcome through innovation in medical imaging, and exploits the innovations to create industrial enterprise.


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Contact at NTNU

Coordinator of International Affairs
Nina E. Sindre

Senior Adviser
Ruth H. Rødde

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