Background and activities

I am an Associate Professor in Biopolymer Science in the Research Division of Biopolymer and Biomaterials at the Department of Biotechnology and Food Science. My main research interest is the study of the structures and functions of enzymes. In particular, protein dynamics and interactions between proteins and carbohydrates.

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Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Courtade, Gaston; Aachmann, Finn Lillelund. (2019) Chitin-Active Lytic Polysaccharide Monooxygenases. Targeting Chitin-containing Organisms.


  • Courtade, Gaston; Brautaset, Trygve; Aachmann, Finn Lillelund. (2018) An NMR investigation of lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases. 2018. ISBN 978-82-326-3462-0. Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU (337).
  • Courtade, Gaston; Skjåk-Bræk, Gudmund; Aachmann, Finn Lillelund. (2014) Structural Investigation of a Lytic Polysaccharide Monooxygenase by NMR Spectroscopy. 2014.