EU-funded research and innovation projects

Collaboration with the best and most relevant professional environments is important for USN. International research collaboration provides added value in the form of increased quality and relevance, and is a prerequisite for solving today's and tomorrow´s challenges.

Overview of EU-funded projects USN participate in: 


Project name Our role Researcher Start End
Enhancing Human Performance in Complex Socio-Technical Systems (ENHANCE) Coordinator Salman Nazir 2019 2023
Metal graphdiyne towards electrochemical water splitting (CarbonChem) Individual fellow project Kaiying Wang 2022 2024
Optomechanical quantum sensors at room temperature (QuaSeRT) Partner Kjetil Børkje 2018 2021
Culture Power: Inspire to Develop Rural Areas (CUPIDO) Partner Gudrun Helgadottir 2018 2021
Multi-layer aggregator solutions to facilitate optimum demand response and grid flexibility (SMART-MLA) Partner Lasse Berntzen 2018 2021
The European Landscape Learning Initiative: Past and Future Environments and Energy Regimes shaping Policy Tools (TerraNova) Partner Hans Renssen 2019 2023
Self-calibrating photodiodes for the radiometric linkage to fundamental constants (ChipS.CALe) Partner Per  Øhlckers  2019 2022
Health effects of cArdiac fluoRoscopy and MOderN radIotherapy in paediatriCs (HARMONIC) Partner Hilde M Olerud 2019 2024
Advanced packaging for photonics, optics and electronics for low cost manufacturing in Europe (APPLAUSE) Partner Per Øhlckers 2019 2022
PNR for safety of hydrogen driven vehicles and transport through tunnels and similar confined spaces (HyTunnel-CS) Partner Knut Vågsæther 2019 2022
Building COMpetencies for COMpetitive COMpanies (COM3) Partner Anh Nguyen Duc 2019 2022
Train the trainer programme in hydrogen safety for responders (HyResponder) Partner Andre Vagner Gaathaug 2020 2022
Skandinavisk Elektrisk Transport System (SETS II) Partner Bjørnar Thorsen 2019 2022
Value2Sea Partner Bjørnar Thorsen 2019 2022
TURNING-TIDE (TURbiNe INnovation for reliable Generation from the TIDEs) Partner Knut Vågsæther 2020 2022
TiO2 nanotubes/graphene-based nanomaterials to address the emerging contaminants pollution (GRAFTID) Partner Kaiying Wang 2020 2023
PhotoRed - Photocatalytic and photoelectrochemical carbon dioxide reduction Partner Kaiying Wang 2020 2023
U-space Separation in Europe (USEPE) Partner Aurilla Arntzen 2021 2022
Unravelling Data for Rapid Evidence-Based Response to COVID-19 (unCoVer) Partner Jörn Klein 2020 2022
Human, technical and political factors for better coordination and support of e-health in Africa (BETTEReHEALTH) Partner Shegaw Anagaw Mengiste 2021 2022
Development of New digital Microphone-MEMS-Sensors for wind tunnels with open/closed test sections and flight tests (AEROMIC) Partner Xuyuan Chen 2021 2023
Responsible open science in Europe  (ROSIE) Partner Rosemarie de la Cruz Bernabe 2021 2023
Artificial Intelligence for Diagnosing Retinal Diseases (AI D) Partner Rigmor C. Baraas 2021 2024
Cloudbased analysis and diagnosis platform for PV prosumers (PVADIPC) Partner Lasse Berntzen 2021 2022
Bolstering the joint operation of HYdrogen and Offshore wiND (BEHYOND) Partner Elisabet Syverud 2020 2021
Empowering EU health policies on Task SHIfting (TaSHI) Partner Hilde Eide  2021 2023
Preserving the Adriatic Sea Ecosystems by Active Participation of CitizenS  – SEAS Partner Lasse Berntzen 2021 2022
Harmonization and Pre-Standardization of Equipment, Training and Tactical Coordinated procedures for First Aid Vehicles deployment on European multi-victim Disasters (VALKYRIES) Partner Marius S. Tannum, Jon H. Ulvensøen  2021 2023
Metal graphdiyne towards electrochemical water splitting (CarbonChem) Partner Hao Huang/ Kaiying Wang 2022 2023
Avslutta prosjekter        
Inclusive education and social support to tackle inequalities in society (ISOTIS) Partner Thomas Moser 2017 2019
QuADC: Waveform metrology based on spectrally pure Josephson voltages Partner Per Øhlckers 2016 2019
Biogass 2020 Partner   2015 2018
Functional connectivity and ecological sustainability of European ecological networks - a case study with the brown bear (BearConnect) Partner Andreas Zedrosser 2017 2020
Eco-efficiency to maritime industry processes in the Baltic Sea Region (ECOPRODIGI) Partner Kenn Steger-Jensen 2017 2020
Accelerating Low carbon Industrial Growth through CCUS (ALIGN-CCUS) Partner Klaus-Joachim Jens 2017 2020
A smart inflow control valve for oil production pipes to reduce pollution and maximise oil recover (CLEAN-OIL) Partner Einar Halvorsen 2018 2020


The Department of Reserach and Internationalisation coordinates our EU funded research and innovation projects.

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