Research Group

Industrial Process Technology

Our specialist group works with processes, systems and components. We work with energy efficiency in all industrial processes, especially in the oil and gas, metal and food industry.


Current EU projects:

  • MultiPACK - Demonstration of the next generation standardised integrated cooling and heating packages for commercial and public buildings based on environment-friendly carbon dioxide vapour compression cycles | Armin Hafner

Our research activity is organised around research projects. Currently we contribute to the following projects:


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Centres and forums

We contribute to the following centres and forums:

Working groups


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Vacant positions

We frequently advertise job openings for PhD and Post Doctoral positions.

See current vacant positions at our department


Photo: Trygve EikevikProfessor Trygve M. Eikevik, Head of research group

People in Industrial Process Technology GroupPeople - Industrial Process Engineering


Research and business partners associated with the research group of Industral Process Technology:

Research partners

  • SINTEF Energy Research
  • SINTEF Materials and Chemistry (M&C)
  • Shanghai Jiao-Tong University
  • Doshisha University, Japan
  • Universitat Politecnica de Valenzia, Spain
  • Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development
  • University of Naples Federico II, Italy
  • Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne

Business partners

  • Alfa Laval
  • Alfa Laval Corporate AB, Sweden
  • Compania Industrial de Aplicaciones Termicas SA
  • Danfoss Commercial Compressors, Denmark
  • Enex SRL, Italy
  • European Heat Pump Association
  • GDF Suez
  • Marine Aluminium
  • Officine Mario Dorin Spa, Italy
  • Statoil
  • Lu-Ve Spa, Italy