Research Group

Process and Power

Our specialist group works with power, 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:

  • CoolCern - CERN project (2019-2023) | Armin Hafner
  • HCFC and high GWP HFCs in marine vessels project (2017-2018) | Armin Hafner
  • HydroFlex - The goal of the project is to develop new technology permitting flexible operation of hydropower plants (2018-2022) | Ole Gunnar Dahlhaug
  • 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 (2016-2019) | Armin Hafner

Current Norwegian research projects from the Research Council of Norway (NFR) and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation:


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Centres and initiatives

We contribute to the following centres and initiatives:

Working groups


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Vacant positions

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

See current vacant positions at NTNU
Please note that only applications submitted through Jobbnorge will be considered, to give a fair and transparent evaluation.


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

Professor Ole Gunnar Dahlhaug, Deputy Head of research group

All people - Process and Power


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

Research partners

  • Shanghai Jiao-Tong University
  • Doshisha University, Japan
  • IIT Kharagpur & Madras, India
  • 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
  • Compania Industrial de Aplicaciones Termicas SA
  • Danfoss Commercial Compressors, Denmark
  • Enex SRL, Italy
  • Equinor, Norway
  • European Heat Pump Association
  • GDF Suez
  • Lundin Norway AS
  • Marine Aluminium
  • Mayekawa, Japan
  • Officine Mario Dorin Spa, Italy
  • Lu-Ve Spa, Italy