SINTEF (Norwegian: Stiftelsen for industriell og teknisk forskning), headquartered in Trondheim, Norway, is the largest independent research organisation in Scandinavia.
Every year, SINTEF supports research and development at 2,000 or so Norwegian and overseas companies via its research and development activity.
The acronym SINTEF means “The Foundation for Scientific and Industrial Research”. SINTEF was established at the Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTH) in Trondheim in 1950 and expanded rapidly in the following years. The largest expansion came in 1993 when the “Centre for Industrial Research” in Oslo merged with SINTEF and created the SINTEF Oslo campus.
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SINTEF research articles from Innovation Toronto
- LED lighting stimulates microalgae to produce everything from food to fuel – May 27, 2016
- Green light for plant-based food packaging – May 4, 2016
- Commercialising gas bubbles for very targeted cancer drug delivery – April 16, 2016
- A friendly robot that can move and interact safely with humans – October 26, 2015
- Robots – our new underwater astronauts – September 29, 2015
- Hybrid vessels will soon be on the market – June 2, 2015
- Running fuel cells on bacteria – February 1, 2015
- Using robots to get more food from raw materials – December 11, 2014
- Tomorrow’s degradable electronics – November 22, 2014
- ‘Sensing Skin’ Quickly Detects Cracks, Damage in Concrete Structures – June 21, 2014
- Drones and “flying eyes” are making a major advance into the aquaculture industry – May 7, 2014
- Hydropower set to balance wind power
- Robots that can see and grasp: Picks out castors as fast as blueberries
- Pipelines carry out their own health checks | SmartPipe
- Obtaining Data from the ‘Brains’ of Cars
- Snake robot on Mars?
- Electric transport with wind in its sails
- The ship that waves won’t rock
- Super sunscreen from fjord bacteria
- A microphone that listens with light
- A storage power plant on the seabed
- Controlling Robots with your Thoughts
- Promising drilling tool
- Robots get stroke patients back on their feet
- Dementia sufferers benefit from GPS
- Nanocaviities for better thermoelectric materials
- Mini autofocus lens mimics the human eye
- Shipwrecks No More: Recycling Old Boats
- Fighting Oil-Spills With Air-Bubbles
- Health Chip Can Give Instant Diagnoses
- Nurses Open To Idea Of Robots
- ‘Intelligent clothing’ could stop boats when fishermen fall overboard
- Peat Moss: The New Tool for Oil-Spill Clean-Ups?