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Bjørn Henrik Hansen

Senior Research Scientist

Bjørn Henrik Hansen

Senior Research Scientist

Bjørn Henrik Hansen
Phone: 982 83 892
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Department: Environment and New Resources
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1845967

The toxicity of produced water (PW) discharges has been repeatedly demonstrated. However, the causative mechanisms of toxicity remain poorly understood. While PW composition is very complex, regular monitoring of effluent composition still only focuses on a limited set of chemical classes, most of...

Authors Lisbet Sørensen Paul McCormack Julia Farkas Sonnich Meier Paul A Sutton Bjørn Henrik Hansen
Year 2020
Type Academic lecture
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1845965

Several anthropogenic activities, such as dredging for marine navigation maintenance, subsea construction including the construction of offshore windfarms, urban development, and subsea and land-based mining activities can increase suspended particle loads in the pelagic environment. In Norway...

Authors Julia Farkas Trond Nordtug Linn Hjelmeland Svendheim Elettra Amico Emlyn John Davies Tomasz Maciej Ciesielski Bjarne Kvæstad Pål Asgeir Olsvik Torstein Kristensen Bjørn Henrik Hansen
Year 2020
Type Academic lecture
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1845964

Rare earth elements (REE) comprise a total of 17 elements: the 15 lanthanides, scandium and yttrium. Despite their name, they are abundant in the earth`s crust. Due to their unique physical-chemical properties, REE are essential for a wide range of human applications including new and traditional...

Authors Stefania Piarulli Tomasz Maciej Ciesielski Bjørn Henrik Hansen Arne Malzahn Bjørn Munro Jenssen Pål Asgeir Olsvik Christian Sonne Anna Lena Zocher Michael Bau Andrew Booth Julia Farkas
Year 2020
Type Academic lecture
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1845963

High mineral demands drive a worldwide increase in mining activity. In Norway, mine tailing disposal in fjords is practiced at several locations, raising environmental concern due to the spreading of particulate matter in the water column and the potential release of metals and process chemicals. In...

Authors Linn Hjelmeland Svendheim Pål Asgeir Olsvik Ida Beathe Øverjordet Tomasz Maciej Ciesielski Torstein Kristensen Trond Nordtug Bjørn Henrik Hansen Dag Altin Julia Farkas
Year 2020
Type Academic lecture
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1845960

Rapid development, increasing demands and short lifespans of electronic equipment causes high generation of electronic waste (e-waste). In 2019 alone, approximately 1.5 billion smartphones were sold world-wide, with around 1.7 million smartphones sold in Norway. Mobile phones, especially smartphones...

Authors Julia Farkas Tomasz Maciej Ciesielski Alexandros Asimakopoulos Dag Altin Marianne Aune Molid Stefania Piarulli Bjørn Henrik Hansen Trond Nordtug
Year 2020
Type Poster