Research

We develop new knowledge that contributes to solving the challenges of society from a sustainable perspective. Our professional and working life-oriented profile govern the knowledge and expertise we develop.

To ensure greater quality and relevance, our research activities take place in a regional, national and international research community and involve students and partners. Common academic priority areas:

  • Responsible innovation
  • Sustainable development
  • Bildung
  • Public health
  • Profession and working life orientation
  • Safety
  • Technology

Research updates

  • Professor Reza Arghandeh (IDER) will help Statnett to survey powerlines by developing artificial intelligence algorithms and using satellites. Photo: HVL Archive

    In September, the Research Council of Norway announced that HVL will receive more than three million kroners as a partner in Statnett’s innovation project Powerline rights-of-way decision support for sustainable corridors – a remote sensing approach (PROWD).


PhD opportunities

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PhD programmes at HVL