In modern cars, adhesives are increasingly replacing traditional welding, screws and bolts. Research fellow John Fredrick Berntsen in SFI CASA creates virtual models on how different adhesives behave during, for example, a collision.
Chairman of the Board, Svein Richard Brandtzæg, informed the Board today that he is resigning as Chairman of NTNU's Board. Brandtzæg has been chairman for seven years and says that a change of chairman would in any case be natural next year. He has been offered other demanding board positions, and says that the time is right to pass on the baton to the next chairman.