Background and activities

Anne Borg was appointed Pro-Rector for Education at NTNU on 1 August, 2017.

She was Dean at the Faculty of Natural Sciences 1 August, 2013 - 31 July, 2017 and Vice Dean for Education at the faculty 2005-2013. Anne Borg is a professor in condensed matter physics since 1998 at the Department of Physics.


Anne Borg (born 1958) has an MSc (sivilingeniør) in Applied Physics from NTH (1982) and a PhD in Physics from NTH (1988).

Research areas

  • Surface Physics
  • Materials Physics
  • Scanning probe microscopy
  • Photoemission Spectroscopy
  • Density functional theory

Professional Memberships

  • The Norwegian Physical Society (President 2004-2007)
  • The Royal Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters (DKNVS)
  • Norwegian Academy of Technical Sciences (NTVA)

Committees (selection)

  • Board member, Department of Physics, NTNU, 1997-1999
  • Committees of the Swedish Research Council, 2001-2013
  • Member of the IUPAP Working Group on Women in Physics, 2004-2011
  • Board member of Norwegian Academy of Technical Sciences (NTVA), 2005-2006
  • Board member, MAX-lab, the Swedish National Synchrotron Facility, Lund, Sweden, 2006-2010
  • Board member, the Abel Board, since 2010
  • Board member, DNKVS, since 2016
  • Board member, Sit, since 2017

For more information, see my CV to the left under contact information.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications