Horizon 2020

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Active participation in the European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation is a main priority for NTNU. Partnering with leading academics in European projects strengthens the quality and relevance of NTNU's research.

 

Horizon 2020 projects at NTNU

NTNU participate in 45 Horizon 2020-projects. We coordinate 14 of the projects and we are partner in 31 of the projects as of June 2016.

 

Energy, environment and oceans

Energy, environment and oceans

NTNU coordinate:

 

AfricanBioServices

Linking biodiversity, ecosystem functions and services in the Great Serengeti-Mara Ecosystem (GSME) - drivers of change, causalities and sustainable management strategies

Coordinator: Professor Eivin Røskaft
Department of Biology

 

NTNU is partner in:

 

BINGO

Bringing INnovation to onGOing water management – A better future under climate change (WATER-2014)

Project Manager: Associate Professor Tone Merete Muthanna
Department of Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering

 

COLUMBUS

Monitoring, Managing and Transferring Marine and Maritime Knowledge for Sustainable Blue Growth (BG-2014-1)

Project Manager: Professor Bernt Johan Leira
Department of Marine Technology

 

MICA

Mineral Intelligence Capacity Analysis (SC5-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Daniel Beat Mueller
Department of Energy and Process Engineering

 

Blue Nodules

Breakthrough Solutions for the Sustainable Harvesting and Processing of Deep Sea Polymetallic Nodules (SC5-2015)

Project Manager: Associate Professor Kurt Aasly
Department of Geology and Mineral Resources Engineering

 

QUANTUM

Quality management for building performance - improving energy performance by life cycle quality management (EeB-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Salvatore Carlucci
Department of Civil and Transport Engineering

 

GRACE

Integrated oil spill response actions and environmental effects (BG-2015-2)

Project Manager: Professor Bjørn Munro Jensen
Department of Biology

 

SET-Nav

Navigating the Roadmap for Clean, Secure and Efficient Energy Innovation (LCE-2015)

Project Manager: Associate Professor Ruud Egging
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management


ERC – European Research Council

ERC – European Research Council

NTNU coordinate:

 

INSULATRONICS

Professor Arne Brataas, NTNU. Photo: Geir Mogen/NTNU.Controlling Electric Signals with Insulating Antiferromagnets and Insulating Ferromagnets (ERC-AdG-2014)

Coordinator: Professor Arne Brataas
Department of Physics

 

TAIAC

Associate Professor Nicholas Worth, NTNUBreaking the paradigm: A new approach to understanding and controlling combustion instabilities (ERC-StG-2015)

Coordinator: Associate Professor Nicholas Worth
Department of Energy and Process Engineering


FET – Future and Emerging Technologies

FET – Future and Emerging Technologies

NTNU is partner in:

 

READEX

Runtime Exploitation of Application Dynamism for Energy-efficient eXascale computing (FETHPC-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Per Gunnar Kjeldsberg
Department of Electronics and Telecommunications


Health, food and biotechnology

Health, food and biotechnology

NTNU coordinate:

 

PreventIT

Early risk detection and prevention in ageing people by self-administered ICT-supported assessment and a behavioural change intervention delivered by use of smartphones and smartwatches (PHC-2015)

Coordinator: Professor Jorunn L. Helbostad
Department of Neuroscience

 

selfBACK

A decision support system for self-management of low back pain (PHC-2015)

Coordinator: Professor Paul Jarle Mork
Department of Public Health and General Practice

 

NTNU is partner in:

 

MINDMAP

PROMOTING MENTAL WELLBEING IN THE AGEING URBAN POPULATION: DETERMINANTS, POLICIES AND INTERVENTIONS IN EUROPEAN CITIES (PHC-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Steinar Krokstad
Department of Public Health and General Practice
HUNT – The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study

 

INHERIT

INter-sectoral Health Environment Research for InnovaTions (PHC-2015)

Project Manager: Geir Arild Espnes
Department of Social Work and Health Science


ICT, manufacturing and transport

ICT, manufacturing and transport

NTNU coordinate:

 

FOCUS

Factory of the Future Clusters (FoF-2014)

Coordinator: Project Manager Odd Myklebust
Department of Production and Quality Engineering
Department of Electronics and Mechanical Engineering

 

NTNU is partner in:

 

CloudLightning

Self-Organising, Self-Managing Heterogeneous Cloud (LEIT-ICT-2014-1)

Project Manager: Professor Anne Cathrine Elster
Department of Computer and Information Science

 

VISUALMEDIA

Immersive and Interactive Real Time 3D Social Media Graphics Environments for the Broadcast Industry (LEIT-ICT-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Andrew Perkis
IDepartment of Electronics and Telecommunications

 

SOCRATIC

SOcial CReATive IntelligenCe Platform for achieving Global Sustainability Goals (LEIT-ICT-2015)

Project Manager: Associate Professor Michail Giannakos
Department of Computer and Information Science

 

TULIPP

Towards Ubiquitous Low-power Image Processing Platforms (LEIT-ICT-2015)

Project Manager: Associate Professor Magnus Jahre
Department of Computer and Information Science

 

SWARMs

Smart and Networking UnderWAter Robots in Cooperation Meshes (ECSEL-2014-1)

Project Manager: Professor and Director Ingrid Schjølberg
Department of Marine Technology
NTNU Oceans

 

DESTinationRAIL

Decision Support Tool for Rail Infrastructure Managers (MG-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Elias Kassa
Department of Civil and Transport Engineering


Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA)

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA)

NTNU coordinate:

 

MarineUAS

Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Systems for Marine and Coastal Monitoring (MSCA-ITN-2014)

Coordinator: Professor Tor Arne Johansen
Department of Engineering Cybernetics

 

CHiPS

CHallenges in Preservation of Structure (MSCA-RISE-2015)

Coordinator: Professor Elena Celledoni
Department of Mathematical Sciences

 

NTNU is partner in:

 

Active Implants

Active implants: Engineering microstructures of functional ceramics for stimulated bone growth (MSCA-IF-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Mari-Ann Einarsrud
Department of Material Science and Engineering

 

SugarOsmoSignalling

Analysis of sugar- and osmo-signalling mechanisms in cell wall integrity maintenance (MSCA-IF-2014)

Project Manager: Associate Professor Thorsten Hamann
Department of Biology

 

THERMOPLAST

Adaptive plasticity meets unpredictability: how do organisms cope with changing environmental variability? (MSCA-IF-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Sigurd Einum
Department of Biology

 

SINet

Software-defined Intermittent Networking (MSCA-IF-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Yuming Jiang
Department of Telematics

 

CADENT

Competitive Advantage for the Data-driven ENTerprise (MSCA-IF-2015)

Project Manager: Professor John Krogstie
Department of Computer and Information Science

 

QoE-Net

innovative Quality Of Experience maNagement in Emerging mulTimedia services (MSCA-ITN-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Andrew Perkis
Department of Electronics and Telecommunications

 

WAVES

Waves and Wave-Based Imaging in Virtual and Experimental Environments (MSCA-ITN-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Martin Landrø
Department of Petroleum Engineering and Applied Geophysics

 

AWESOME

Advanced Wind Energy Systems Operation and Maintenance Expertise (MSCA-ITN-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Michael Muskulus
Department of Civil and Transport Engineering

 

PRONTO

PROcess NeTwork Optimization for efficient and sustainable operation of Europe’s process industries taking machinery condition and process performance into account. (MSCA-ITN-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Lars Struen Imsland
Department of Engineering Cybernetics

 

DCOMM

Deictic Communication - A Multidisciplinary Training (MSCA-ITN-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Mila Vulchanova
Department of Language and Literature

 

WIBEC

Wireless In-Body Environment (MSCA-ITN-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Kimmo Kansanen
Department of Electronics and Telecommunications

 

RISEN

Rail Infrastructure Systems Engineering Network (MSCA-RISE-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Elias Kassa
Department of Civil and Transport Engineering


Materials, nanotechnology and raw materials

Materials, nanotechnology and raw materials

NTNU is partner in:

 

ALION

HIGH SPECIFIC ENERGY ALUMINIUM-ION RECHARGEABLE  DECENTRALIZED ELECTRICITY GENERATION SOURCES (LEIT-NMP-2014)

Project Manager: Professor Anders Hammer Strømman
Department of Energy and Process Engineering

 

METAFLUIDICS

Advanced toolbox for rapid and cost-effective functional metagenomic screening - microbiology meets microfluidics.(LEIT-BIO-2015)

Project Manager: Associate Professor II / Researcher Rahmi Lale
Department of Biotechnology


Research infrastructure

Research infrastructure

NTNU coordinate:

 

ECCSEL

European Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Laboratory Infrastructure (INFRADEV-12015-1)

Coordinator: Professor Olav Bolland
Department of Energy and Process Engineering

 

NTNU is partner in:

 

Arise2

Atmospheric dynamics Research InfraStructure in Europe (INFRADEV-1-2014-1)

Project Manager: Professor Patrick Joseph Espy
Department of Physics

 

HYDRALAB-PLUS

HYDRALAB+ Adapting to climate change (INFRAIA-2014-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Jochen Aberle
Department of Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering

 

AQUAEXCEL2020

AQUAculture infrastructures for EXCELlence in European fish research towards 2020 (INFRAIA-2014-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Elin Kjørsvik
Department of Biology

 

ELIXIR-EXCELERATE

Fast-track ELIXIR implementation and drive early user exploitation across the life-sciences.(INFRADEV-1-2015-1)

Project Manager: Professor Finn Drabløs
Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine

 

ADOPT BBMRI-ERIC

implementAtion anD OPeration of the gateway for healTh into BBMRI-ERIC
(INFRADEV-1-2015-1)

Project Manager: Professor Kristian Hveem
Department of Public Health and General Practice
HUNT – The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study


Society and security

Society and security

NTNU is partner in:

 

UMI-Sci-Ed

Exploiting Ubiquitous Computing, Mobile Computing and the Internet of Things to promote Science Education (SEAC-2015)

Project Manager: Professor Monica Divitini
Department of Computer and Information Science