Scientist Tor-Arne Krakeli at Nofima's BioLab.
Scientist Tor-Arne Krakeli at Nofima's BioLab. Photo: Jon-Are Berg-Jacobsen © Nofima

Projects

Nofima is involved at any moment in several hundred projects, from long-term industrially targeted fundamental research to short innovation projects, where the results are immediately put to use. A few of our projects are presented here. Could you benefit from Nofima’s expertise? Contact us to find out.

 

 

Strategic initiative

Coexistence

During this project, the researchers shall gather new, multidisciplinary knowledge about how the marine industries can coexist in a good way along the coast, and develop new methodologies and …

1. January 2019 – 31. January 2021

Researcher: Kine Mari Karlsen

Commissioner: Nofima

Strategic initiative

FarmWELL

The health and welfare of farmed and captured aquatic animals is becoming increasingly important for current and future aquaculture systems. We need to improve our understanding of their health …

1. January 2018 – 31. December 2020

Researcher: Jelena Kolarevic

Commissioner: Nofima

Strategic initiative

FutureFish

The primary objective of FutureFish is to improve the robustness of salmon and lumpfish under a changing climate scenario through investigating the genetics of robustness in salmon to thermal …

1. January 2017 – 31. December 2019

Researcher: Celeste Jacq

Commissioner: Nofima

Online seafood sales

What opportunities and challenges does e-commerce present for Norwegian seafood businesses, and what requirements apply for products sold online? …

1. January 2019 – 31. January 2021

Researcher: Ingelinn Eskildsen Pleym

Commissioner: Nofima

Strategic initiative

PROGRESS

PROGRESS is a strategic internal project of the institute that aims to investigate the epigenetic programming resulting from low oxygen stress during early development and how this influences …

1. January 2017 – 31. December 2019

Researcher: Erik Burgerhout

Commissioner: Nofima

Spectec

Over almost 40 years, Nofima has built up a strong scientific community in the field of spectroscopy - rapid and non-destructive measurements for process optimization. We possess solid expertise …

9. February 2017 – 1. March 2020

Researchers: Jens Petter Wold, Karsten Heia

Commissioner: Nofima

Strategic initiative

TastyKelp

2. January 2019 – 31. December 2021

Researcher: Dagbjørn Skipnes

Commissioner: Nofima

VårMat (personalized food)

We want everyone to be able to eat good, healthy food – no matter what their situation.

1. January 2018 – 1. January 2021

Researchers: Guro Helgesdotter Rognså, Øydis Ueland

Commissioner: Nofima