Developing knowledge and expertise at various levels is a main objective and major task in HighEFF. The focus is on energy efficiency in industrial processes, and the education activity takes place at different levels: Master students having theses related to HighEFF; PhDs and Postdocs with research and publications related to energy efficiency in industry; and employees from user partners taking tailormade intensive courses to become energy efficiency experts in their companies.
Selected PhDs completed in 2022
Industrial energy transition: Optimization-based framework for sustainable design of utility systems
Energy efficiency-ing. How an energy-efficient world is produced through practices, objects, rhetoric, and politics
Selected PhDs completed in 2021
Selected PhDs from 2020
She completed her PhD with HighEFF – Now she’s using the results in new projects
Trine Larssen was one of the first HighEFF research fellows to defend a PhD on December 17th, 2020, with her topic related to more environmental metal production.
Reusing waste heat: a practical example
Martin Grimstad, a 26 year old process engineer,got to experiment with waste heat reuse in a veryhands-on way at the Alcoa aluminium smelter inMosjøen.