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SIP-NHD-Strategiske instituttprogram finansiert av NHD

Plasma production of carbon nanotubes

The principle objective of the project is to provide a new process for continuous or semi-continuous production of high value carbon nanotubes based on high temperature thermal plasma technology, and establish a business alliance with the aim of up-scalin g the process to industrial scale. It is...

Awarded: NOK 10.5 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Oslo

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Changing Work - The impact of Re-organisation and Re-allocation on Establishment Performance and Worker Well Being

Prosjektet analyserer samfunnsmessige virkninger av omstillinger i arbeidslivet. Omstillinger omfatter både interne omorganiseringer og større endringer som nedbemanning, fusjoner og eierskifter. Prosjektet tar for seg både samfunnsmessige kostnader og ge vinster ved ulike typer av omstillinger. ...

Awarded: NOK 8.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Oslo

SAM-EU-Samfinansiering EU-kontoret

Disease and Stress Resistant Common Carp: Combining Quantitative, Genomic, Proteomic and Immunological makers to identify high performance s

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Awarded: NOK 0.74 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

SAM-EU-Samfinansiering EU-kontoret

Marine carbon sources and sinks assessment

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Awarded: NOK 0.25 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Akershus

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Robuste nett

Problem Statement The Internet is to an increasing degree being used for mission critical applications, and the consequences of malfunctions in the infrastructure are severe. There are many threats to a stable infrastructure, including technical problems in the equipment, human errors like miscon...

Awarded: NOK 27.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Oslo

RENERGI-Fremtidens rene energisystemer

Vindressurskartlegging i komplekst terreng

En viktig forutsetning for å lykkes med en satsning på vindenergi vil være en god og sikker vindressurskartlegging i forkant av utbyggingsprosjekter. I enkelte sammenhenger er det observert mer enn 1 m/s forskjell mellom modellert og målt vindskjær fra 10 til 50 m i samme mast. Tilsvarende horis...

Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Rogaland

BIA-Brukerstyrt innovasjonsarena

Kompakt styringsenhet med integrert clutch- og gearshiftaktuering for automatisering av manuelle transmisjoner på nyttekjøretøyer

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Awarded: NOK 17.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Buskerud

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

NKJ 125 Torward a standard for microarray-based characterization os Salmonella isolates: A novel tool in risk assessments

8. Summary of the project plan (background, research methods, goals, timetable): Salmonella-induced enterocolitis in humans is an important food-safety issue. Efforts continue to assess the genomic variation among environmental, veterinary, and clinical i solates in order to trace the infections ...

Awarded: NOK 0.75 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Akershus

BIA-Brukerstyrt innovasjonsarena

Avanserte verktøy og robust prosessautomatisering

Økt automatisering er nødvendig for å redusere produksjonskostnadene. For Volvo Aero Norges vedkommende er målsetningen at produksjonskostnadene i løpet av få år skal reduseres med 30 % for at bedriften skal opprettholde og styrke sin konkurransedyktighet . VAN og Teeness er to bedrifter som på h...

Awarded: NOK 3.6 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Buskerud

MILJØ2015-Norsk miljøforskning mot 2015

VANN: NoWPAS-Nordisk nettverk for doktorkandidater på Anadrom laksefisk

Formålet med et slikt nettverk som NoWPaS er todelt. 1) Vi ønsker å arrangere en selvstendig workshop hvor nordiske doktorgradstudenter kan samles, utveksle ideer, knytte kontakter og diskutere sine respektive arbeider i et tverrfaglig forum. 2) Videre vi l et slikt forum danne grunnlaget for eta...

Awarded: NOK 0.28 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2012

Location: Oslo

SAM-EU-Samfinansiering EU-kontoret

Sustainable Economically Efficient Wave Energy Converter

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Awarded: NOK 0.58 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2014

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

CERN-Kjerne- og partikkelforskning

ISOLDE

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Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2012

Location: Vestland

BEDSAM-Bedriftens samfunnsansvar

C(S)R in global value chains, a conceptual and operational approach.

This is a collaboration project between Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Social Research AS and the Norwegian School of Management (NSM). Through its facilitation of an institutionalised collaboration between NTNU and NSM this project will contribute to the building of a str...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

HUM-Fagkomiteen for humaniora

Power mise-en-scène: Opera, Aesthetics and Politics in the 18th Century

This inter-disciplinary project is an investigation of the relationship between opera and politics in the 18th century. It is an attempt to combine historical and musicological approaches in order to highlight the way music drama and politicial drama inte racted in a culture where staging was vit...

Awarded: NOK 5.9 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Oslo

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

Developmental Biology of Dormancy Cycling

In perennial plants, like trees, the SAM is cycling between active and dormant states in synchrony with the season (Rinne et al. 2001; Rinne and van der Schoot 2003, 2004). The SD-induced development of dormancy and acclimation involves the obstruction of cellular contacts at the SAM, including ...

Awarded: NOK 2.4 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Akershus

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

The role of Natural Killer cells in defense against pathogens.

Natural Killer (NK) cells represent an efficient first line defense mechanism against infected cells and certain cancer cells. For this purpose each NK cell is equipped with an array of activating and inhibitory receptors recognizing MHC class I and other molecules on their target cells. Althoug...

Awarded: NOK 3.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Oslo

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Cross-Layer Optimization of Short-Range Wireless Sensor Networks

In this summary mainly the planned research of the Norwegian side is targeted. One important task will be the co-optimization of link adaptation schemes and node circuitry power consumption, for low-complexity energy-efficient transmission in short-rang e WSNs. The Finnish team will take the ma...

Awarded: NOK 5.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Jern og toksiske blandsoner i norske settefiskanlegg - bruk av silikat-lut som tiltaksmiddel

Ulike kilder kan bidra til forhøyet nivå av Fe i driftsvann ved settefiskanlegg: jernholdig grunnvann eller humøst overflatevann som råvann, samt fôr-rester og blod/feaces fra fisk. Fe kan foreligge i ulike fysisk-kjemiske tilstandsformer, fra enkle ioner til komplekser, kolloider og partikler. ...

Awarded: NOK 5.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Akershus

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

The Biosynthesis of NAD in Humans: Isozymes and Subcellular Compartmentation

NAD is essential for energy transduction. It is also a key molecule in a variety of central signaling pathways. Nevertheless, surprisingly little is not known about its biosynthesis. Our recent research has established that NAD biosynthesis is absent from the cytosol: the three human isoforms of...

Awarded: NOK 3.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Vestland

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Solutions for Automotive/Security Radar and Future Wireless Applications

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Awarded: NOK 6.5 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2014

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

GLOBHELS-Global helse

Searching for effective HIV-prevention and care in sub-Saharan Africa: focusing on local contexts

After 20 years of experience with HIV prevention, the number of people infected with HIV continues to rise, and there are still few examples of declining epidemics. Why have we not done better? This proposal is a response to the urgent need to document wh at works in community HIV prevention and ...

Awarded: NOK 10.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2013

Location: Vestland

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

Studies of mesenchymal cell function during development and disease using transgenic techniques.

Cells interact with collagens using specific cell surface protein receptors belonging to a family called integrins. We have identified one collagen-binding integrin (alpha11beta1), characterized its structure and are studying its function using genetical ly modified mice lacking alpha 11 integri...

Awarded: NOK 3.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Vestland

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

SWACOM - Secure and reliable Wireless and Ad-hoc COMmunications

Research areas: - secure wireless communication - using eliptic curves cryptography - using identy-based cryptography - secure routing in ad-hoc networks - user mobility and service continuity across heterogeneous wireless networks - user authentication ...

Awarded: NOK 9.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Rogaland

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

Quorum sensing and transcriptional regulation in Gram-positive bacteria.

The bacteriocin production in Lactobacillus plantarum is regulated by the pln regulatory unit which is a quorum-sensing based signal transducing pathway. Such quorum-sensing based regulatory systems are of crucial importance in regulating gene expression in bacteria in response to environmental c...

Awarded: NOK 2.5 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Akershus

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Application of genomics tools and resources to selective breeding for improved disease resistance and animal welfare in fish

Disease poses probably the greatest worldwide risk to the success of intensive aquaculture both through its effects on production and animal welfare. An animals resistance to or tolerance of disease can in some instances be improved through selective bree ding or with treatment such as vaccines, ...

Awarded: NOK 6.4 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Pancreas disease in Atlantic salmon and rainbow trout; pathogenesis and risk factors (187087)

Pancreas disease is an emerging viral disease that affects farmed rainbow trout and Atlantic salmon in sea water. In regions where the disease is endemic, the economic impact is significant. An expansion of affected areas and a few outbreaks at previously un-affected sites show the potential for...

Awarded: NOK 9.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Akershus

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

Functional Metagenomics to Study Prokaryotes from Arctic/ Sub-Arctic Springs of Hydrothermal Origin

The majority, in fact >99 % of the microorganisms on this planet have not yet been cultured in the laboratory and therefore have remained mostly uncharacterized and also unexploited for biotechnological purposes. Recent advancements in genomic technologie s, so called metagenomics, now allow to s...

Awarded: NOK 4.3 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Vestland

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Wireless LANs with High Throughput in Interference Limited Environments

In recent years, the data rate in wireless communications systems has increased by more than 2 orders of magnitude. The proliferation of wireless LANs has been an unexpected boom to the wireless industry, both for the equipment manufacturers, and for oper ators, which have created a wide network ...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

GLOBHELS-Global helse

Alternative Treatment Strategies in HIV Infection - research platform with integrated biological and clinical objectives

By combining complementary expertise held by our groups and collaborators both nationally and internationally, we will coordinate development of a HIV clinical platform for translational research which is particularly important in HIV infection: Relevant animal models are unavailable, studies of ...

Awarded: NOK 3.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Ukjent Fylke

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Model-driven Multi-channel Mobile Work

The project is planned for 4 years from January 2006 and includes 3 PhD positions. The project leader is Professor John Krogstie (Norwegian University of Technology and Science), an established international authority on mobile information systems and inf ormation systems modelling. The two other...

Awarded: NOK 6.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage