Metal Production

– Resource efficient metal production from a clean industry

PhD. student pouring coke in the melting lab. Photograph.

Metal Production is an interdisciplinary Centre for Research-based Innovation (SFI). During the next decades, the Norwegian metal industry will need to achieve even higher-quality output with more efficient use of resources and energy.

The main goal of Metal Production is to enable industrial innovation and give the industry long term access to world class fundamental competence and candidates. This will enable the industry to maintain its position at the forefront of sustainable innovation.

About Metal Production



Young Professional Development Award to Kristian Etienne Einarsrud at TMS-2019

22 Mar, 2019 - Associated Professor Kristian Etienne Einarsrud (NTNU) got the award “2019 TMS LMD Young Professional Development” at TMS 2019  in San Antonio, Texas last week. Read more here.



Poster award to PhD Are Bergin at TMS 2019

22 Mar, 2019 - Are Bergin (Hydro ASA, NTNU) was honored for excellence in the 2019 Technical Division Student Poster Competition at TMS 2019. Read more here.


Midway Evaluation - Panel Visit at the Centre

15 Mar, 2019 - The last and the most exciting part of the mandatory SFI Midway Evaluation took place on March 6th. Read more here.


The new Scientific Committee member, Professor In-Ho Jung

26 Feb, 2019 - Professor In-Ho Jung from Seoul National University replace Professor Emeritus Oleg Ostrovski as a member of Scientific Committee (SC) for SFI Metal Production.  Prof. Jung is also Adjunct Professor at McGill University and co-developer of FactSage. Read more here.



Award to Massoud Hassanabadi at INCAL 2019

26 Feb, 2019 - We hereby congratulate PhD candidate Massoud Hassanabadi who got an award for his oral presentation “Characterization of Alumina Based Ceramic Foam Filters (CFFs). Read more here.


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