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Active participation in the European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation is a main priority for NTNU. Partnering with leading academics in European projects strengthens the quality and relevance of NTNU's research.

Horizon 2020 will provide 80 Billion Euro over seven years. NTNU aims to receive at least 1 Billion Euro.

 

NTNU's projects

103 signed

Energy, environment and oceans

Energy, environment and oceans

NTNU coordinate and is partner:

 

AfricanBioServices

Linking biodiversity, ecosystem functions and services in the Great Serengeti-Mara Ecosystem (GSME) - drivers of change, causalities and sustainable management strategies 
(H2020-SC5-2014-two-stage)
Coordinator: Eivin Røskaft

 

ECHOES

Energy CHOices supporting the Energy union and the Set-plan
(H2020-LCE-2016-RES-CCS-RIA)
Coordinator: Christian A. Klöckner

 

HydroFlex

Increasing the value of Hydropower through increased Flexibility
(H2020-LCE-2017-RES-RIA-TwoStage)
Coordinator: Ole Gunnar Dahlhaug

 

MinFuture

Global material flows and demand-supply forecasting for mineral strategies
(H2020-SC5-2016-OneStageB)
Coordinator: Daniel Mueller

 

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 
(H2020-EE-2016-RIA)
Coordinator: Armin Hafner

 

SMARTEES

Social innovation Modelling Approaches to Realizing Transition to Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
(H2020-LCE-2017-RES-RIA-TwoStage)
Koordinator: Christian Klöckner

 

URBAN-EU-CHINA

EU-China Innovation Platform on Sustainable Urbanisation
(H2020-SC6-ENG-GLOBALLY-2016-1)
Coordinator: Annemie Wyckmans

 

BINGO

Bringing INnovation to onGOing water management – A better future under climate change
(H2020-WATER-2014)
Project Manager: Tone Merete Muthanna

 

Blue Nodules

Breakthrough Solutions for the Sustainable Harvesting and Processing of Deep Sea Polymetallic Nodules
(H2020-SC5-2015)
Project Manager: Kurt Aasly

 

COLUMBUS

Monitoring, Managing and Transferring Marine and Maritime Knowledge for Sustainable Blue Growth
(H2020-BG-2014-1)
Project Manager: Bernt Johan Leira

 

DELTA

Future tamper-proof Demand rEsponse framework through seLf-configured, self-opTimized and collAborative virtual distributed energy nodes
(H2020-LCE-2017-SGS)
Project Manager: Sokratis Katsikas

 

ENSURAL

Integrated cross-sectorial approach for environmentally sustainable and resource-efficient alumina production
(H2020-SPIRE-2017)
Project Manager: Leiv Kolbeinsen

 

FIThydro

Fishfriendly Innovative Technologies for Hydropower 
(H2020-LCE-2016-RES-CCS-RIA)
Project Manager: Jochen Aberle

 

GoJelly

A gelatinous solution to plastic pollution
(H2020-BG-2017-1)
Project Manager: Nicole Aberle-Malzahn

 

GRACE

Integrated oil spill response actions and environmental effects
(H2020-BG-2015-2)
Project Manager: Bjørn Munro Jenssen

 

IMAGINE

Innovative Method for Affordable Generation IN ocean Energy
(H2020-LCE-2017-RES-RIA-TwoStage)
Project Manager: Elisabetta Tedeschi

 

INVADE

Smart system of renewable energy storage based on INtegrated EVs and bAtteries to empower mobile, Distributed and centralised Energy storage in the distribution grid 
(H2020-LCE-2016-SGS)
Project Manager: Magnus Korpås

 

MICA

Mineral Intelligence Capacity Analysis
(H2020-SC5-2015)
Project Manager: Daniel Beat Mueller

 

NanoMEMC2

NanoMaterials Enhanced Membranes for Carbon Capture
(H2020-LCE-2016-RES-CCS-RIA)
Project Manager: Liyuan Deng

 

Nunataryuk

Permafrost thaw and the changing arctic coast: science for socio-economic adaptation
(H2020-BG-2017-1)
Project Manager: Knut Vilhelm Høyland

 

QUANTUM

Quality management for building performance - improving energy performance by life cycle quality management
(H2020-EeB-2015)
Project Manager: Salvatore Carlucci

 

SET-Nav

Navigating the Roadmap for Clean, Secure and Efficient Energy Innovation
(H2020-LCE-2015)
Project Manager: Ruud Egging

 

SHAPE-ENERGY

Social Sciences and Humanities for Advancing Policy in European Energy 
(H2020-LCE-2016-ERA)
Project Manager: Marianne Ryghaug

 

SIDERWIN

Development of new methodologies for industrial CO2-free steel production by electrowinning
(H2020-SPIRE-2017)
Project Manager: Geir Martin Haarberg

ERC – European Research Council

ERC – European Research Council

NTNU coordinate:

 

GEOCOG

Cognitive Geometry: Deciphering neural concept spaces and engineering knowledge to empower smart brains in a smart society
(ERC-2016-COG)
Coordinator: Christian Doeller

 

INSULATRONICS

Controlling Electric Signals with Insulating Antiferromagnets and Insulating Ferromagnets
(ERC-AdG-2014)
Coordinator: Arne Brataas

 

ProstOmics

'Tissue is the issue': a multi-omics approach to improve prostate cancer diagnosis
(ERC-2017-STG)
Coordinator: May-Britt Tessem

 

TAIAC

Breaking the paradigm: A new approach to understanding and controlling combustion instabilities
(ERC-StG-2015)
Coordinator: Nicholas Worth

FET – Future and Emerging Technologies

FET – Future and Emerging Technologies

NTNU is partner:

 

AMADEUS

Next GenerAtion MateriAls and Solid State DevicEs for Ultra High Temperature Energy Storage and Conversion
(H2020-FETOPEN-1-2016-2017)
Project Manager: Merete Tangstad

 

READEX

Runtime Exploitation of Application Dynamism for Energy-efficient eXascale computing
(H2020-FETHPC-2014)
Project Manager: Per Gunnar Kjeldsberg

 

TRANSPIRE

Terahertz RAdio communication using high ANistropy SPIn torque REsonators
(H2020-FETOPEN-1-2016-2017)
Project Manager: Arne Brataas

Health, food and biotechnology

Health, food and biotechnology

NTNU coordinate and is partner:

 

PreventIT

Early risk detection and prevention in ageing people by self-administered ICT-supported assessment and a behavioural change intervention delivered by use of smartphones and smartwatches
(H2020-PHC-2015)
Coordinator: Jorunn L. Helbostad

 

selfBACK

A decision support system for self-management of low back pain
(H2020-PHC-2015)
Coordinator: Paul Jarle Mork

 

Back-UP

Personalised Prognostic Models to Improve Well-being and Return to Work After Neck and Low Back Pain
(H2020-SC1-2017-CNECT-2)
Project Manager: Paul Jarle Mork

 

INHERIT

INter-sectoral Health Environment Research for InnovaTions
(H2020-PHC-2015)
Project Manager: Geir Arild Espnes

 

METAFLUIDICS

Advanced toolbox for rapid and cost-effective functional metagenomic screening - microbiology meets microfluidics
(H2020-LEIT-BIO-2015)
Project Manager: Rahmi Lale

 

MINDMAP

PROMOTING MENTAL WELLBEING IN THE AGEING URBAN POPULATION: DETERMINANTS, POLICIES AND INTERVENTIONS IN EUROPEAN CITIES
(H2020-PHC-2015)
Project Manager: Steinar Krokstad

 

RECAP

RECAP: Research on European Children and Adults born Preterm
(H2020-SC1-2016-RTD)
Project Manager: Marit Sæbø Indredavik

 

SMARTFISH

Smart fisheries technologies for an efficient, compliant and environmentally friendly fishing sector
(H2020-SFS-2017-1)
Project Manager: Martin Ludvigsen

 

UPRIGHT

Universal Preventive Resilience Intervention Globally implemented in schools to improve and promote mental Health for Teenagers
(H2020-SC1-2017-Two-Stage-RTD)
Project Manager: Odin Hjemdal

ICT, manufacturing and transport

ICT, manufacturing and transport

NTNU coordinate and is partner:

 

CoM_n_Play-Science

Learning science the fun and creative way: coding, making, and play as vehicles for informal science learning in the 21st century
(H2020-SwafS-2017-1)
Koordiantor: Michail Giannakos

 

FOCUS

Factory of the Future Clusters
(H2020-FoF-2014)
Coordinator: Odd Myklebust

 

CLASS

CLear Air Situation for uaS:
Maturing ground based technologies for a real-time Unmanned Aerial System Traffic Management System (UTMS) to monitor and separate Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) traffic
(H2020-SESAR-2016-1)
Project Manager: Ida Kallmyr Lerheim

 

CloudLightning

Self-Organising, Self-Managing Heterogeneous Cloud
(H2020-LEIT-ICT-2014-1)
Project Manager: Anne Cathrine Elster

 

DESTinationRAIL

Decision Support Tool for Rail Infrastructure Managers
(H2020-MG-2014)
Project Manager: Elias G. Kassa

 

SAFER-LC

SAFER Level Crossing by integrating and optimizing road-rail infrastructure management and design
(H2020-MG-2016-Two-Stages)
Project Manager: Elias Kassa

 

SOCRATIC

SOcial CReATive IntelligenCe Platform for achieving Global Sustainability Goals
(H2020-LEIT-ICT-2015)
Project Manager: Michail Giannakos

 

SWARMs

Smart and Networking UnderWAter Robots in Cooperation Meshes
(ECSEL-2014-1)
Project Manager: Ingrid Schjølberg

 

TULIPP

Towards Ubiquitous Low-power Image Processing Platforms
(H2020-LEIT-ICT-2015)
Project Manager: Magnus Jahre

 

VISUALMEDIA

Immersive and Interactive Real Time 3D Social Media Graphics Environments for the Broadcast Industry
(H2020-LEIT-ICT-2015)
Project Manager: Andrew Perkis

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA) – IF

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA)

Individual Fellowship (IF):

 

HisTORIC

Heat Transfer Enhancement during Oscillatory Flows: Impact Quantification of Heat Transfer Coefficient
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2017)
Coordinator: Carlos Alberto Dorao
Fellow: 

 

MECEDGE

Transgenic dissection of the neural circuitry of memory and dementia
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2017)
Coordinator: Clifford Kentros
Fellow:

 

MetalloGutRepair

Identification of a Metalloproteinase-17-mediated cellular signalling circuit in intestinal regeneration and tumorigenesis
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2017)
Coordinator: Menno Oudhoff
Fellow:

 

PALMERA

Low Power and Fault Tolerant Cache Memory Design through a Combination of Hardware and Software Approaches
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2017)
Coordinator: Per Gunnar Kjeldsberg
Fellow: 

 

Active Implants

Active implants: Engineering microstructures of functional ceramics for stimulated bone growth
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2014)
Project Manager: Mari-Ann Einarsrud 
Fellow: Julia Glaum

 

CADENT

Competitive Advantage for the Data-driven ENTerprise
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2015)
Project Manager:  John Krogstie
Fellow: Patrick Mikalef

 

CoupledDB

High-Performance Indexing for Emerging GPU-Coupled Databases
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2016)
Project Manager: Kjetil Nørvåg
Fellow: Sean Chester

 

GlobChangeBehav

Effects of glboal change on the social behaviour of marine organisms
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2016)
Project Manager: Fredrik Jutfelt
Fellow: Jeff Clemets

 

INITIATE

INnovation through bIg daTa and socIal enTreprEneurship 
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2016)
Project Manager: Letizia Jaccheri
Fellow: Ilias O. Pappas

 

NeuroModSense

Peptidergic Neuromodulation of Sensory Representation in the Brain
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2016)
Project Manager: Emre Yaksi
Fellow: Pradeep Lal

 

SINet

Software-defined Intermittent Networking
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2015)
Project Manager: Yuming Jiang
Fellow: David Palma

 

SugarOsmoSignalling

Analysis of sugar- and osmo-signalling mechanisms in cell wall integrity maintenance
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2014)
Project Manager: Thorsten Hamann
Fellow: Timo Engelsdorf

 

THERMOPLAST

Adaptive plasticity meets unpredictability: how do organisms cope with changing environmental variability?
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2014)
Project Manager: Sigurd Einum
Fellow: Tim Burton

 

TICOH

Taming Irregular Computations On Heterogeneous processors
(H2020-MSCA-IF-2016)
Project Manager: Anne Elster
Fellow Weifeng Liu

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA) – ITN

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA)

NTNU coordinate and is partner in Innovative Training Network (ITN):

 

ANNULIghT

Annular Instabilities and Transient Phenomena in Gas Turbine Combustors
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016)
Coordinator: James Dawson

 

MarineUAS

Autonomous Unmanned Aerial Systems for Marine and Coastal Monitoring
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014)
Coordinator: Tor Arne Johansen

 

AWESOME

Advanced Wind Energy Systems Operation and Maintenance Expertise
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014)
Project Manager: Michael Muskulus

 

CircEuit

Circular European Economy Innovative Training Network
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016)
Project Manager: Casper Boks

 

COSINE

Training network for COmputational Spectroscopy In Natural sciences and Engineering
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016)
Project Manager: Henrik Koch

 

DCOMM

Deictic Communication - A Multidisciplinary Training
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015)
Project Manager: Mila Vulchanova

 

ESSENTIAL

Evolving Security SciencE through Networked Technologies, Information policy And Law
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016)
Project Manager: Katrin Franke

 

HiPerNav

High Performance Soft-tissue Navigation
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016)
Project Manager: Frank Lindseth

 

ImmerSAFE

Immersive Visual Technologies for Safety-critical Applications
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016)
Project Manager: Karin Laumann

 

M-GATE

Memory research: Ground-breaking, Applied, and Technological Exchanges
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2016)
Project Manager: Clifford Kentros

 

PRONTO

PROcess NeTwork Optimization for efficient and sustainable operation of Europe’s process industries taking machinery condition and process performance into account
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015)
Project Manager: Lars Struen Imsland

 

QoE-Net

innovative Quality Of Experience maNagement in Emerging mulTimedia services
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014)
Project Manager: Andrew Perkis

 

WAVES

Waves and Wave-Based Imaging in Virtual and Experimental Environments
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014)
Project Manager: Martin Landrø

 

WIBEC

Wireless In-Body Environment
(H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015)
Project Manager: Kimmo Kansanen

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA) – RISE

Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA)

NTNU coordinate and is partner in Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE):

 

CHiPS

CHallenges in Preservation of Structure
(H2020-MSCA-RISE-2015)
Coordinator: Elena Celledoni

 

RISEN

Rail Infrastructure Systems Engineering Network
(H2020-MSCA-RISE-2015)
Project Manager: Elias G. Kassa

 

Wat-Qual

Water Quality in Drinking Water Distribution Systems
(H2020-MSCA-RISE-2017)
Project Manager: Sveinung Sægrov

Materials, nanotechnology and raw materials

Materials, nanotechnology and raw materials

NTNU is partner:

 

ALION

HIGH SPECIFIC ENERGY ALUMINIUM-ION RECHARGEABLE  DECENTRALIZED ELECTRICITY GENERATION SOURCES
(H2020-LEIT-NMP-2014)
Project Manager: Anders Hammer Strømman

 

EnDurCrete

New Environmental friendly and Durable conCrete, integrating industrial by-products and hybrid systems, for civil, industrial and offshore applications – EnDurCrete
(H2020-NMBP-2017-two-stage)
Project Manager: Klaartje De Weerdt

 

MarketPlace

Materials Modelling Marketplace for Increased Industrial Innovation
(H2020-NMBP-2017-two-stage)
Project Manager: Heinz Preisig

 

RemovAL

Removing the waste streams from the primary Aluminium production and other metal sectors in Europe
(H2020-SC5-2017-TwoStage)
Prosjektleder: Gabriella Tranell

Research infrastructure

Research infrastructure

NTNU coordinate and is partner:

 

ECCSEL

European Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Laboratory Infrastructure
(H2020-INFRADEV-12015-1)
Coordinator: Olav Bolland

 

ADOPT BBMRI-ERIC

implementAtion anD OPeration of the gateway for healTh into BBMRI-ERIC
(H2020-INFRADEV-1-2015-1)
Project Manager: Kristian Hveem

 

AQUAEXCEL2020

AQUAculture infrastructures for EXCELlence in European fish research towards 2020
(H2020-INFRAIA-2014-2015)
Project Manager: Elin Kjørsvik

 

Arise2

Atmospheric dynamics Research InfraStructure in Europe
(H2020-INFRADEV-1-2014-1)
Project Manager: Patrick Joseph Espy

 

CORBEL

Coordinated Research Infrastructures Building Enduring Life-science services
(H2020-INFRADEV-1-2014-1)
Project Manager: Kristian Hveem

 

ELIXIR-EXCELERATE

Fast-track ELIXIR implementation and drive early user exploitation across the life-sciences
(H2020-INFRADEV-1-2015-1)
Project Manager: Finn Drabløs

 

EUMarineRobots

Marine robotics research infrastructure network
(H2020-INFRAIA-2017-1-two-stage)
Project Manager: Martin Ludvigsen

 

HYDRALAB-PLUS

HYDRALAB+ Adapting to climate change
(H2020-INFRAIA-2014-2015)
Project Manager: Jochen Aberle

 

MARINET2

Marine Renewable Infrastructure Network for Enhancing Technologies 2
(H2020-INFRAIA-2016-1)
Project Manager: Lars Sætran

 

PRACE-4IP

PRACE 4th Implementation Phase Project
(H2020-EINFRA-2014-2)
Project Manager: Bjørn Lindi

 

PRACE-5IP

PRACE 5th Implementation Phase Project
(H2020-EINFRA-2016-1)
Project Manager: Bjørn Lindi

Society and security

Society and security

NTNU is partner:

 

CITYCoP

Citizen Interaction Technologies Yield Community Policing
(H2020-FCT-2014)
Project Manager: Simon McCallum

 

FIT4RRI

Fostering Improved Training Tools For Responsible Research and Innovation
(H2020-SwafS-2016-1)
Project Manager: Knut Holtan Sørensen

 

GHOST

Safe-Guarding Home  IoT  Environments with Personalised  Real-time Risk Control
(H2020-DS-SC7-2016)
Project Manager: Sokratis Katsikas

 

RECONNECT

Reconciling Europe with its Citizens through Democracy and Rule of Law
(H2020-SC6-CULT-COOP-2017-two-stage)
Project Manager: Pieter de Wilde

 

SMILE

SMart mobILity at the European land borders
(H2020-SEC-2016-2017-1)
Project Manager: Sule Yildirim

 

TRANS-URBAN-EU-CHINA

Transition towards urban sustainability through socially integrative cities in the EU and in China
(H2020-SC6-ENG-GLOBALLY-2017)
Project Manager: Annemie Wyckmans

 

UMI-Sci-Ed

Exploiting Ubiquitous Computing, Mobile Computing and the Internet of Things to promote Science Education
(H2020-SEAC-2015)
Project Manager: Monica Divitini

Contact at NTNU

Coordinator of International Affairs
Nina E. Sindre

Senior Adviser
Øyvin Sæther

Senior Adviser
Patrick Reurink