PhD position

Ship navigating a fjord in Norway.

Hydrogen-Based Zero-Carbon Marine Power Systems

The Department of Marine Technology is looking for a PhD Candidate in Hydrogen-Based Zero-Carbon Marine Power Systems.

The PhD position is dedicated to the development of zero-carbon marine power systems based on hydrogen and including both onboard power systems and port infrastructure. The position is connected to the Centre for environment-friendly energy research – FME HYDROGENi  as a cross-disciplinary effort between research areas “Transport and storage” and “Maritime end-use”.

Therefore, the research will be performed in collaboration with the project partners and other researchers in the centre. Given the emerging research field, the PhD scope may cover flexible research questions including marine power system modeling and design, energy management and optimization, port sustainable energy system, and smart hydrogen integration.

Deadline for application: 12 March 2023

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