11,716 projects

SIP-NHD-Strategiske instituttprogram finansiert av NHD

Norwegian value chain based on carbonic acid and mineral resources

Norway has a unique situation with large resources of minerals and ores, and the mineral industry is in growth. Refinement of mineral products, development of new products and reduction of waste are important objectives in a market situation with high int ernational competition and increasing con...

Awarded: NOK 7.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Viken

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Integrated IP-based Services for smart Home environment (IS-Home)

The project is a collaboration between Lyse Tele, the Italian company Telsey and the University of Stavanger. The main goal of the consortium is, as a pioneer in the market, to build a business infrastructure using an innovative autonomic computing middle ware platform for easy installation, conf...

Awarded: NOK 11.2 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Rogaland

VERDIKT-Kjernekomp.og verdiskaping IKT

Massive multi-type 3D datasets in parallel Environments

Most existing software for handling of 3D data-sets is based on historic levels of computer performance, and programmed according to a sequential paradigm. Low cost parallel processing hardware is now available due to the recent introduction of multi-core CPUs and programmable graphics cards. Th...

Awarded: NOK 10.4 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Oslo

PETROMAKS-Maksimal utnyttelse av petroleumsreserver

Totalistic 4D Seismic Data Analysis for Quantitative Interpretation

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Awarded: NOK 4.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Viken

PETROMAKS-Maksimal utnyttelse av petroleumsreserver

SMOOTHPIPE: Applied Surface Technology for Multiphase Pipelines

Pressure drop along the pipeline is the main obstacle to transportation of unprocessed or partly processed wellstream over long distances. Several parameters contribute to the pressure drop, e.g. liquid hold-up, precipitations, gas-liquid surface drag for ces and surface roughness. The project wi...

Awarded: NOK 7.2 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

RENERGI-Fremtidens rene energisystemer

Assessment of technical condition and lifetime of existing and future transmission and distribution components

The purpose of the project is to evaluate new models, methodes and tools for assessment of technical condition and corresponding lifetime of components in transmission and distribution networks, in order to reduce uncertainty and risk related to design, i nvestment and maintenance. Much of the e...

Awarded: NOK 5.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Oslo

PETROMAKS2-Stort program petroleum

Utvikling av hammerbor for oljeboring

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Awarded: NOK 5.7 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2013

Location: Viken

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Novel nutritonal products for improved metabolic health.

The importance of nutrition for metabolic health has been the subject of a growing interest both from the scientific community and the public in recent years. Obesity and obesity-related disorders, often referred to as the metabolic syndrome, is a serious condition with the presence of a number ...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Vestland

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Nye bioteknologiske metoder for konservering av spermier fra okse og råne

Formålet med prosjektet er å utvikle en helt ny måte å bevare befruktningsevnen til sædceller fra okse og råne, og samtidig utvikle metoder slik at sædcellene kan lagres lengre før inseminasjon. Videre er formålet å etablere metoder slik at det etter inse minasjon finnes befruktningsdyktige sædce...

Awarded: NOK 5.1 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Innlandet

SIP-LMD-SIP finansiert av Landbruksog matdepartementet

Phytophthora diseases in Rosaceae: Plant resistance and plant-pathogen interactions

Each year strawberry- and raspberry producers experience serious economical losses due to fungal or oomycete diseases. In this project we will address two such diseases, strawberry crown rot (Phytophthora cactorum) and raspberry root rot (Phytophthora fra gariae var. rubi). An efficient control m...

Awarded: NOK 7.3 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Viken

SIP-LMD-SIP finansiert av Landbruksog matdepartementet

Functional genomics of wood degradation: strategies used by decay fungi against wood protection systems and natural host defence compounds

Fungal decay of wood products is a global problem that has been traditionally combated with chemical preservatives. There is currently a great demand for alternatives to contemporary chemical preservatives due to their toxicity to the environment, and the current Strategic Institute Program (SIP...

Awarded: NOK 10.1 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Viken

MAROFF-2-Maritim virksomhet og offsh-2

Competence Project for Conceptual Design Methods for Complex, Customized Ship

One of the main competitive advantages of the Norwegian maritime industry today is our ability to develop and deliver complex, customized ships with high quality and short lead times to the global market. To maintain and further strengthen this position, we need to be best-in-class to develop and...

Awarded: NOK 16.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2013

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

MAROFF-2-Maritim virksomhet og offsh-2

Decision support in maritime logistics - Coping with "comparative analysis" and "optimization based decisions".

Maritime transport thinking has traditionally been synonymous with sea transportation. Focusing the attention on intermodal maritime logistics may offer greater benefits to shipping companies and industry. This will enable them to extend their thinking in line with developments seen in industria...

Awarded: NOK 14.8 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

NANOMAT-Nanoteknologi og nye materialer

Modeling of particle deposition phenomena in heat exchangers

This project will be a Norwegian contribution to the European MATERA FOULSURFACE program, dealing the the physics of fine particle deposition in heat exchengers. The work in the proposed Norwegain activity will be on the modeling of the particle flow in t urbulent thermal boundary layers. The ma...

Awarded: NOK 1.2 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SKATT-Skatteøkonomi

Valuation of highly leveraged transactions:the impact of taxes and choice of financing

High levels of leverage are increasingly used in LBOs, MBOs, project finance, going-private transactions and corporate restructurings. The valuation of the equity in these transactions can be approached in a several ways. Some involve estimating the enter prise value and then subtracting the valu...

Awarded: NOK 0.30 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Vestland

PETROMAKS-Maksimal utnyttelse av petroleumsreserver

Styring og oppfølging av integriteten til instrumenterte sikkerhetssystemer

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Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Viken

BIA-Brukerstyrt innovasjonsarena

Broadband Audio Beam

Broadband Audio Beam project is a cooperation between SquareHead Systems AS, industrial partner OB-Team and University of Oslo, Department of Informatics represented by Professor Sverre Holm. The focus of his research is in the intersection between physi cs, signal processing and ultrasound/acou...

Awarded: NOK 3.3 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Oslo

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Moderne Trevinduer med overflatebehandling - funksjonalitet, design og levetid (MOT)

I Norge har vinduer i tre en markedsandel på ca. 90%. Dette er unikt når vi sammenligner oss med andre land. Ved landets omlag 125 vindusfabrikker blir det årlig produsert mer enn 1 million vinduer. 90 % av alle vinduer som går ut fra fabrikk er overflate behandlet. Norske vindusprodusenter er of...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Oslo

RENERGI-Fremtidens rene energisystemer

Terminert MARKEDSNÆRT PROSJEKT - Hydrogenveien i Norge: Knutepunkt Stavanger, fase 2

Følgende partnerskap utgjør Knutepunkt Stavanger: Rogaland Fylkeskommune, Statoil ASA, Lyse Gass AS, Stavanger kommune, International Research Institute of Stavanger AS (IRIS), Energiparken AS, Rogaland Taxi AS, Bellona og Universitetet i Stavanger (UiS). Med åpningen av Norges første hydrogen...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2012

Location: Rogaland

RENERGI-Fremtidens rene energisystemer

Småskala reformere for on-site hydrogen produksjon

Statoil i samarbeid med Hydro søker NFR om finansiering av SINTEFs oppgave som Operating Agent i en nyetablert Task i IEA-HIA - Small-scale reformers for on-site hydrogen supply. Industripartnerne ser det som viktig å sikre norsk prosjektledelse i en Tas k med bred deltagelse world wide. Industr...

Awarded: NOK 0.60 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Rogaland

PETROMAKS-Maksimal utnyttelse av petroleumsreserver

Production optimisation and model predictive control for improved reservoir management

Modern drilling and completion technology offers overwhelming flexibility in the design and operation of an oil well. The current trend of equipping the wells with increasingly sophisticated instrumentation provides continuous downhole measurements of ke y properties like pressure, temperature a...

Awarded: NOK 10.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Rogaland

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Vannkvalitet, resirkulering og optimalisert algeproduksjon i klekkerier for torsk og kamskjell

Sagafjord Sea Farm AS og Scalpro AS har i flere år arbeidet for å bedre og stabilisere vannkvaliteten i yngelproduksjonen av henholdsvis torsk og kamskjell. Utviklingen går mot økt vannbehandling og resirkulering, men kunnskapsgrunnlaget knyttet til dette i marine systemer er lite utviklet. Ukon...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Vestland

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Improved production efficiency and animal welfare in aquaculture through elevated dietary tryptophan (TRP) levels

The aim of this proposal is to develop a cost effective method for using TRP supplemented feed to enhance production efficiency and welfare of fish in aquaculture. TRP, a naturally occurring amino acid and precursor of serotonin, has been shown to reduce stress responsiveness in all vertebrates. ...

Awarded: NOK 1.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda

PETROMAKS-Maksimal utnyttelse av petroleumsreserver

Culture, crises and campaigns: a comparison

The focus of this Ph.D. project is HSE culture in the petroleum industry. The principal objective of the project is to get a deeper knowledge of cultures, crises of campaigns in the Norwegian petroleum industry. This knowledge will be the basis for sugges ting measures aimed at improving the HSE ...

Awarded: NOK 2.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Utvikling av oppdrett- og bruk av berggylte i lakseoppdrett til kontinuerlig kontroll med lakselus

Prosjektet har et todelt formål: 1. Utvikle metodikk/protokoller for oppdrett av beiteklar bergylte med kjent helsestatus og i de mengder, kvalitet og størrelsesgrupper som næringen etterspørr. 2. Utvikle metodikk/protokoller for bruk av oppdrettet beitek lar berggylte ved lusekontroll i kommersi...

Awarded: NOK 2.2 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Møre og Romsdal

BIA-Brukerstyrt innovasjonsarena

Optimering av produksjon og logistikk i integrerte verdikjeder - OPTILOG II - med fokus på byggeplassen

Rørprodusenten Pipelife, grossisten Ahlsell og entreprenørselskapet NCC Construction er deltakere i prosjektet med flere avdelinger i SINTEF som utførende FOU partner. Utgangspunktet for prosjektet er det høye kostnadsnivået i norsk byggebransje (Byggeko stnadsprogrammet, 2006). I erkjennelse av...

Awarded: NOK 5.8 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Møre og Romsdal

NANOMAT-Nanoteknologi og nye materialer

Entry of Nanoparticles into cells: Characterization of Nanoparticles as tools to study endocytic pathways and intracellular transport

Research on nanoparticles have evolved into biological applications with large expectations for the use of magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles and fluorescent Quantum dots in different imaging techniques both for tumor targeting and drug delivery in humans and as probes at the cellular level. In th...

Awarded: NOK 2.5 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Ukjent Fylke

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Mouse models for studying oxidative demethylation of DNA and RNA

It was recently discovered that the AlkB protein from E. coli uses a novel mechanism, termed oxidative demethylation, to remove deleterious methyl lesions from DNA and RNA. Eight mammalian AlkB homologues, denoted ABH1 - ABH8 (mABH1-8 in mice), exist, and two of these, ABH2 and ABH3, have been s...

Awarded: NOK 10.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2012

Location: Oslo

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Miljøeffekter av småskala vannkraft

Prosjektmålsetningen er å utarbeide en kostnadseffektiv metode for vurdering av miljøkonsekvenser av småskala kraftverk. Interessen for slike kraftverk er stigende både blant potensielle utbyggere og i politiske miljøer. Kraftpotensialet innen dette segme ntet er på nærmere 15 TWH, noe som tilsva...

Awarded: NOK 3.6 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Oslo

NORDAM-SAM-Samarbeidet Norge – Nord- Amerika

Dr.stipendiat til 173989 Optimal helse, velferd, og mattrygghet for kvalitetsprodukter fra norske geiter

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Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2013

Location: Oslo