Horizon 2020 projects


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

Projects coordinated by NTNU in Horizon 2020 and the 7th Framework Programme (FP7):


Projects in Horizon 2020


INSULATRONICS – Controlling Electric Signals with Insulating Antiferromagnets and Insulating Ferromagnets
Arne Brataas (coordinator)


FOCUS – Factory of the Future Clusters
Odd Myklebust (coordinator)


ECCSEL – European Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Laboratory Infrastructure
Olav Bolland (coordinator)


Active implants – Engineering microstructures of functional ceramics for stimulated bone growth
Mari-Ann Einarsrud (coordinator)


SugarOsmoSignalling – Analysis of sugar- and osmo-signalling mechanisms in cell wall integrity maintenance
Thorsten Hamann (coordinator)


MarineUAS – Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Systems for Marine and Coastal Monitoring
Tor Arne Johansen (coordinator)


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



Projects in the 7th Framework Programme (7FP)



ICAP – Innovative CO2 capture
Hallvard F. Svendsen



REECOVER – Recovery of Rare Earth Elements from magnetic waste in the WEEE recycling industry and tailings from the iron ore industry
Gabriella Tranell


OCEAN-CERTAIN – Ocean Food-web Patrol – Climate Effects: Reducing Targeted Uncertainties with an Interactive Network
Yngvar Olsen



SPACEBRAIN – Space coding in hippocampo-entorhinal neuronal assemblies
Edvard I. Moser


OPTIMEX – Optimizing Exercise Training in Prevention and Treatment of Diastolic Heart Failure
Ulrik Wisløff



MACALO – Magneto Caloritronics
Arne Brataas


PRESIOUS – PREdictive digitization, reStoration and degradatIOn assessment of cultUral heritage objectS Theoharis Theoharis


GRIDMAP – Grid cells: From brains to technical implementation
Edvard I. Moser


INSPIN – Insulator Spintronics
Arne Brataas 


Nano - Materials - Production

FREECATS – Doped carbon nanostructures as metal-free catalysts
Magnus Rønning


IFACOM – Intelligent Fault Correction and self Optimizing Manufacturing systems
Odd Myklebust


MODENA – Modelling of morphology Development of micro- and Nano Structures
Heinz A. Preisig


Research infrastructure

ECCSEL – European Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Laboratory Infrastructure
Morten Grønli


ECCSEL PP2 – European Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Laboratory Infrastructure - Preparatory Phase 2
Sverre Quale


Science in society

S-TEAM – Science Teacher Education Advanced Methods
Peter Gray / Peter Van Marion


Marie Curie

CRISP – Collaborative Research in Structure Preservation
Elena Celledoni


CREEP – Creep of Geomaterials
Thomas Benz


LANPERCEPT – Language and Perception
Mila Vulchanova


TEMPO – Training in Embedded Predictive Control and Optimization
Tor Arne Johansen


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