Department of Physics and Technology

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Welcome to the Department of Physics and Technology (IFT)!
Our research activities span a broad spectrum of topics within physics and technology, including microelectronics, optics, space science, reservoir physics, nanoscience and process technology.

In addition to a bachelor's program and a doctoral education, IFT offers master's degrees in Reservoir and Geoenergy, Physics, Energy- and Process Technology, and Ocean Technology (integrated master's). 

If you have questions about your studies or exams, please contact our student advisors.

TMS Starting Grant
Trond Mohn Foundadion Annual Celebration.

TMS Starting Grant awarded to Justas Zalieckas

In the span of two weeks, Postdoctoral Fellow Justas Zalieckas has been awarded two prestigious grants for his diamond coating research.

Space Science
Nordlys fra Den internasjonale romstasjonen. Innfelt foto av romforsker Karl Magnus Laundal.

Space scientist Karl Magnus Laundal awarded prestigious ERC Grant

Karl Magnus Laundal will use his ERC Consolidator Grant to study the coupling between the Earth’s atmosphere and space.


HySchool Days 2023 in Bergen

​​​​​​​HySchool Days are the annual networking events organised by HySchool  ̶  Norwegian Research School on Hydrogen and Hydrogen-Based Fuels. Over hundred participants gathered for HySchool Days 2023, including PhD candidates and leading experts from industry, academia, research institutes and non...

Election to the IFT department board

IFT: Election of Department Board Members 2023

Representatives for Group B (temporary employees in teaching and research positions) and Group D (students) are to be elected for the period 2022 – 2023.

Research centres at IFT

Department of Physics and Technology has an extensive international collaboration including CERN and the European Space Agency (ESA). The department is also hosting a Centre of Excellence (SFF), is actively involved in two Centres for Research-based Innovation (SFI), and is contributing to two Research centres for Environmental friendly Energy (FME).