Bjørn Christian Hauback

Department Head / Head of Research

PhD ( Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTH), Trondheim, Norway 1989.

Field of Expertise:
Materials for storage of hydrogen, materials for ICT and energy applications, magnetic materials, nanoscience, crystallography and neutron and X-ray diffraction

Professional membership and merits :

  • Operating Agent for IEA Hydrogen Implementation Agreement Task 22 – “Fundamental and Applied Hydrogen Storage Materials Development” from 2006.
  • Adjunct of Physics, University of Oslo
  • Member of the Physics department staff since 1993
  • Member of Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences
  • Member of Norwegian Physical Society
  • Member of International Steering Committee for the International Symposium on Metal-Hydrogen Systems, Fundamentals and Applications
  • Member of Steering Committee for Synchrotron Research, Research Council of Norway
  • Member of organization and scientific committees in a number of national and international conferences
  • Referee for number of international journals including J.Mater Chem., J.Phys.Chem., J.Alloys Compd, Int.J.Hydrogen Energy, Inorg.Chem., Scr. Mater., J.Solid State Chem., J.Materials Science, Phys. Chem
  • Evaluator of national research projects in Germany, Iceland, UK, Netherlands, Spain, Australia