Executive Vice President of Hydro Extruded Solutions Egil Hogna recently paid a visit to SFI CASA. Discussions revealed that significant industrial trends can pave the way for closer collaboration between the Centre and the world’s largest producer of aluminium profiles.
Think Iceland. Think pressure cooker 5 000 metres below the geysers. Think 500 centigrade at 300 bar. Now, that IS hot stuff.
Birgit Søvik Opheim never considered a PhD until a couple of people gave her a personal, gentle push. A push that changed her life and led the way to her present position as Vice President of Project Development Early Phase in Equinor.
National Public Radio (NPR) and BBC World Radio recently visited SFI CASA´s Shock Tube Facility.
Mikhail Khadyko heads north again. This time as an associate professor.
Early in November a large delegation from China paid a visit to the Gas Gun and Shock Tube facilities.
Professor Aase Gavina Reyes has left the CASA building, at least for some time.
SFI CASA has established its very first commercial spinoff. The new company is called «Enodo».
It is a challenge to work closely with industry on the one hand and do basic research on the other.
«If you want to join the national team in structural analysis and get a job this is the place to be».
The SFI CASA seminar in Oslo on 18-20 September is history, but we would like to share some unceremonious photo moments with you.
Imagine a Virtual Lab were physical crash tests are made history. If you are a car manufacturer, savings could be hundreds of million euros a year.
SFI CASA is soon to meet with industrial partners, Board, Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) and other friends in Oslo. Plenary sessions start on Wednesday morning, 19 September.
In 1580, the Swedes produced cannons and cannonballs in Finspång. Today, they friction stir weld battery trays for electric vehicles: welcome to the innovation & technology hub of Hydro Extruded Solutions.
To step up the hunt for half of the world’s talent, SFI CASA invited four prominent, female speakers to a dedicated session. Their message? Have fun! Invest in yourself! Go for a PhD!
Can wood be used as a major component in the new government buildings in Oslo? This was the topic of a Parliament hearing on 16 March. SFI CASA Director Magnus Langseth was summoned.
Civil infrastructure security is of central interest to SFI CASA and several of the partners. No wonder, then, that experts move from one partner to another from time to time.