Research at Faculty of Science and Technology

The faculty has a special responsibility to address high north relevant topics - including Arctic and Marine Research. The Faculty's thematic Research initiatives includes:

  • Energy, Climate and Environment
  • eScience
  • Mineral resourses, materials and bioactivities
  • Maritime, Marine, Nano-, Space-, Bio-, and Information Technology
  • Secure operations in Arctic


The Faculty Research Strategy (norwegian pdf)

Some of our research projects

EXCESS – Execution Models for Energy-Efficient Computing Systems The EXCESS project aims at providing radically new energy execution models forming foundations for energy-efficient computing paradigms that will enable significant improvements in energy efficiency for computing systems.
ARCEx Research Centre for Arctic Petroleum Exploration ARCEx er et nasjonalt senter som skal gi økt kunnskap om oljeressurser i de nordligste områdene av Arktis og utvikle oljeteknologi som minimaliserer skade på det arktiske miljøet.
Our research projects

We have 76 research projects at our unit:
Our expert list
We have experts within a large range of subjects

Sentre for fremragende forskning og forskningsdrevet innovasjon:



National database for publications


UiT publication archive

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