2002 - Dr. ing. - Chemical engineering
1997 - Cand. scient. - Cell Biology
1995 - Cand. mag. - Biology
- Education within Computer science
Extensive project manager experience including major multidisciplinary national and international projects.
Counts with strong background, competence and experience within various of scientific topics, including computer science, biology, chemical engineering, lignocellulosic biomass and products, 3D printing and biomedical devices.
2013 - Present
The utilization of wood pulp fibres, nanocellulose, bioplastics and their derivatives as components in biocomposite materials and 3D Printing is a new strategic research field at RISE PFI. I have the responsibility and coordination of the Biocomposite area. This includes the initiation of new projects, customer relationship management, follow up of ongoing projects, scientific coordination and networking.
2004 - 2007
2002 - 2004
1995 - 1998
- Working with 3D reconstruction of plant cells grown in microgravity in the Atlantis space shuttle. Experiments performed at Kennedy Space Center
Department of physics, NTNU
2017 - NHH Norwegian School of Economics
Course "Innovation management and commercialization of R&D". The course was a collaboration between the Research Council of Norway, AFF and the Norwegian School of Economics. The program was organized in 5 course modules with gatherings in Oslo and the USA. Module 3 was performed in Silicon Valley and San Francisco, California and counted with professional resources from Stanford, Berkeley and business in the region.
Contributing to the organization of seminars about topics such as bioplastics, virus vaccine, biotechnology.
Editor work and assistance. Organized 2 special issues about biocomposites and 3D printing.