Background and activities

Director of NTNU's strategic initiative for nanotechnology, nanoscience and functional materials - Nano@NTNU. Coordination of interdisciplinary research of 85 professors within nano-realated subjects at NTNU.Project initiation and coordination of interdisciplinary research. National coordination of nano-related research for international conferences/seminars.

Director NTNU NanoLab. Responsible for a 700 m2 cleanroom facility (NTNU NanoLab) with 7 engineers and an annual budget of 30MNOK (2015). Project leader of Norway's national infrastructure for micro- and nanofabrication NorFab. Initiation of the Nordic NanLab Network (together with myFab/Sweden) and EuroNanoLab.

2011 -           Director NTNU NanoLab and Nano@NTNU
1997 - 2010 Senior Research Scientist SINTEF
2006             PhD, Physics, Uni Oldenburg
1997             MSc, Electrical engineering, TU Ilmenau

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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

Part of book/report

  • Gastinger, Kay; Slangen, Pierre; Picart, Pascal; Somers, Peter. (2012) Rough surface interferometry. Optical Methods for Solid Mechanics; A full-field approach.