Background and activities

Ph.D. candidate at the Department of material science and engineering, NTNU. I work with quartz used as raw material in the silicon and ferrosilicon production. My background is a MSc in Industrial chemistry and biotechnology from NTNU. This includes a semester at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. 


Melting and Softening of Quartz. Student report, NTNU, 2015. 

Parameters Affecting Softening and Melting of Quartz. Master thesis, NTNU, 2016. 

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

  • Jusnes, Karin Fjeldstad; Ringdalen, Eli; Tangstad, Merete. (2019) The effects of cristobalite formation on disintegration of quartz. Materials at High Temperature.

Part of book/report

  • Jusnes, Karin Fjeldstad; Tangstad, Merete; Ringdalen, Eli. (2018) Phase Transformations from Quartz to Cristobalite. Extraction 2018- Proceedings of the First Global Conference on Extractive Metallurgy.