Associated scientific personnel
75 professors/associate professors, 10 adjunct professors, 150 PhD candidates, 25 Post Doc researchers at NTNU and 200 research scientists at SINTEF are associated with GTS.

Board of Directors

  • Chairman: Dean Ingvald Strømmen, IVT Faculty NTNU
  • Department Manager Sour and Acid Gas, Cecilie Gotaas Johnsen, Statoil
  • Vice President, Research Duncan Akporiaye, SINTEF Materials and Chemistry
  • Professor Edd A. Blekan, Head of Department Chemical Engineering NTNU
  • Research Director Mona J. Mølnvik, Department Gas Technology, SINTEF Energy Research


  • Business Developer Jon Magne Johansen, SINTEF’s director of GTS.
  • Professor, Maria Fernandino, NTNU’s director of GTS


Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)  
NTNU represents academic eminence in technology and natural sciences as well as in other academic disciplines. Its academic scope ranges from technology, the natural sciences, the social sciences, the humanities, medicine, architecture to fine art. Cross-disciplinary cooperation at NTNU results in innovative and creative solutions.

The SINTEF Group is the largest independent research organization in Scandinavia. SINTEF’s goal is to contribute to wealth creation and to the sound, sustainable development of society.
SINTEF generates new knowledge and solutions for its clients, based on research and development in technology, medicine, the natural sciences and the social sciences.

Strategic partner
Statoil is an integrated oil and gas company with substantial international activities and is a strategic partner of GTS. The resources from Statoil finance cooperation projects and activities relevant for realizing the New Energy strategy of Statoil. The resources fund PhD and postdoctoral fellowships, laboratory equipment, network building and management of the GTS.  





Publisert 28. september 2011