To main content

Annett Thøgersen

Senior Research Scientist

Annett Thøgersen is a senior scientist at SINTEF in Oslo. Her background is materials physics, with a focus on investigating material properties using transmission electron microscopy and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. Her focus has been on materials related to renewable energy, such as solar cells and batteries. She has over 50 scientific publications with 1000 citations, and a h-index of 18. She was also awarded a Young Research Talents Research Grant in 2013 from NFR.


2009: PhD, Dept. of Physics, UiO, Norway. Thesis: “TEM and XPS studies of nanocrystals and clusters in nanostructured materials used for memory storage applications.”
2004: Cand. scient (Master degree). Dept. of Physics, UiO, Norway. Thesis: “Structural changes in supermartensittic stainless steel under deformation and welding”
2002: Cand. Mag. (B.Sc.) Dept. of Physics, UiO, Norway.

Competence and research areas

- Transmission electron microscopy (TEM)
- X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS)
- Scanning electron microscopy (SEM)
- Solar cell materials
- Battery materials
- Nanowires and nanoparticles
- Electron diffraction
- Electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS)
- Structural materials (Stainless steel)
- In-situ TEM experiments
For more information see:


Contact info

Visiting address:
Forskningsveien 1