PoreLab is a Norwegian Center of Excellence created in 2017 and situated at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, and the University of Oslo (UiO). It focuses on the physics of porous media using experimental, theoretical and computational methods. It is led by seven principal scientists from physics, chemistry and reservoir engineering.

PoreLab Lecture Series

Do you wish to receive the invitations to the PoreLab lectures? Contact Marie-Laure Olivier here: Marie-Laure.Olivier@ntnu.no

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Porous Media Tea Time Talk (#PorousMediaTTT)

Welcome to the Webinar series

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PoreLab Journal Club

The idea is for the juniors to present a recent paper with a short preparation time, Papers are then peer-reviewed by the group.

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Do not miss the Time Capsule Video with Signe Kjelstrup and Dick Bedeaux!

In this InterPore Time Capsule, Professor emeritus Dick Bedeaux (https://porelab.no/researchers-and-as… ) and Professor emerita Signe Kjelstrup (https://www.ntnu.no/ansatte/signe.kje…) are interviewed by Professor Alex Hansen, all at PoreLab – Centre of Excellence (SFF) (https://porelab.no), Department of Physics (Hansen) and Department of Chemistry (Bedeaux and Kjelstrup) at NTNU. Bedeaux and Kjelstrup are presently active members of PoreLab. They

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Defense of thesis: Kim Robert Kristiansen on May 31st

PHD TRIAL LECTURE AND PUBLIC DEFENCE  KIM ROGER KRISTIANSEN– THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY Kim Roger Kristiansen has submitted the following academic thesis as part of the doctoral work at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU):  Thermal Driving forces Across Membrane Systems: Energy Conversion and Water Purification Assessment Committee The Faculty of Natural Sciences

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PoreLab lecture with Associate Prof. Alexander Shapiro on May 15th, 2024

Welcome to the next PoreLab lecture! Who: Associate Prof. Alexander Shapiro from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) Alexander has been at the forefront of the development of stochastic methods in the theory of deep bed filtration. His research has covered both theoretical and practical aspects of complex flows in porous media and their applications When: Wednesday

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Open postdoctoral position in Thermodynamics and Porous Media Science at PoreLab/NTNU

The Department of Chemistry at NTNU has a vacancy for a Postdoctoral Fellow position in Thermodynamics and Porous Media Science Read about the position here: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/261342/postdoctoral-fellow-in-thermodynamics-and-porous-media-science Apply here: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/261342/postdoctoral-fellow-in-thermodynamics-and-porous-media-science About the job The postdoctoral fellowship position is a temporary position where the main goal is to qualify for work in senior academic positions. The period of employment

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High-profile visit to PoreLab labs at UiO!

The French Minister of Higher Education and Research Sylvie Retailleau and the Ambassadress of France in Norway Florence Robine came to visit Njord and PoreLab laboratories at the University of Oslo on April 18th, 2024. Photo from left to right: Professor Olivier Galland, Pro-Rector Åse Gornitzka, Minister of Higher Education and Research of France Sylvie Retailleau, French

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Open PhD position in Two-phase flow in confined geometries at PoreLab/NTNU

The Department of Physics at NTNU has a vacancy for a PhD Candidate in Two-phase flow in confined geometries Read about the position here: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/261216/phd-position-in-two-phase-flow-in-confined-geometries Apply here: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/261216/phd-position-in-two-phase-flow-in-confined-geometries About the jobWe have a vacancy for a PhD position in Soft Matter Physics at PoreLab, Department of Physics, NTNU. This PhD position is financed via the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Doctoral

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ENTROPY – Special Issue – Invitation to Submit

The Entropy Production — as Cornerstone in Applied Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics — Dedicated to Professor Signe Kjelstrup on the Occasion of Her 75th Birthday The purpose of the Special Issue is to demonstrate the strength and importance of the theory of nonequilibrium thermodynamics, with its fundamental basis in entropy production, when used to improve the understanding

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DEFENSE OF THESIS: Hao Gao

Hao Gao has submitted the following academic thesis as a part of the doctoral work at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering: «Thermo-hydro-mechanical Simulation of Frost Heave using Extended Finite Element Method» For electronic version of the thesis: https://ntnuopen.ntnu.no/ntnu-xmlui/handle/11250/3126560 The Faculty has appointed the following Assessment Committee to

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PoreLab lecture with Assistant Professor  Benzhong (Robin) Zhao on April 17th

Welcome to the next PoreLab lecture! Who: Assistant Prof.  Benzhong (Robin) Zhao from McMaster University, Canada The expertise of Dr. Benzhong Zhao is within climate change mitigation, renewable energy, water security, energy storage, carbon storage, multiphase flow, porous media and electrochemistry When: Wednesday April 17th at 14:00 (Norway time). Where:  The lecture will be streamed in the Kelvin

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PoreLab Lecture with Dr. Joachim Mossige from RITMO-UiO on April 3rd, 2024

Welcome to the next PoreLab lecture! Who: Dr. Joachim Mossige, Postdoctoral Fellow – RITMO Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies in Rhythm, Time and Motion (IMV), University of Oslo, Norway Joachim is an experimental fluid mechanician dedicated to everything that flows. He received his Ph.D. in microfluidics from the University of Oslo and was a postdoc at Stanford University

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Open PhD position in thermodynamics of ammonia-water mixtures at PoreLab NTNU

The Department of Chemistry at NTNU has a vacancy for a PhD Candidate in Thermodynamics of ammonia-water mixtures Read about the position here: PhD Candidate in Thermodynamics of ammonia-water mixtures (260372) | NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology (jobbnorge.no) Apply here: PhD Candidate in Thermodynamics of ammonia-water mixtures (260372) | NTNU – Norwegian

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