Background and activities


Kristian Etienne Einarsrud (born 1984) holds a M.Sc. (sivilingeniør) in Physics and Mathematics (2008) and a PhD in Fluid Mechanics from NTNU (2012).

Research interests:

  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • OpenFOAM
  • Multiphase flow
  • Turbulence
  • Process metallurgy
  • Electrolysis
  • Thermodynamics


On-going research:

  • Particle dissolution and agglomeration
  • Process modelling
  • Electrochemical gas evolution
  • Gas evolution in industrial Hall-Héroult cells
  • Transport phenomena in flow cell batteries


Affiliated PhD-students (main supervisor):

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