Background and activities

Magne Hillestad


  • TKP4165 Process Design
  • TKP4170 Process Design Project
  • TKP4171 Process Design Project for sustainable chemical and biochemical processes
  • KP8105 Mathematical modeling and model fitting


  • Systematic methods for process design
  • Process operation and design 
  • Modeling and simulation of process systems
  • Model predictive control

Chemical processes of interest

  • Synthesis gas production from natural gas, coal, biomass
  • Methanol synthesis, DME
  • Fischer-Tropsch synthesis
  • Membrane separation
  • CO2 capture processes
  • Polymer production processes
  • etc



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