New and improved measurement technology for micro and nanoscale characterisation also plays a very important role for development of renewable energy technology.
A specialization in measurement technology requires a good knowledge of the physics behind the different measuring principles, as well as insight into the process to be measured. New methods and materials make it possible to develop sensors where one can draw more information out from each individual measurement. The master program focuses on optical and electromagnetic measurement principles. Energy technology and measurement systems for renewable energy are being developed, such as solar cells, rain cells and other types of renewable energy sources. In addition, sensors and imaging systems for characterization of particles and structures, from microscopic to nanoscopic level are being developed.
The research work methods, which is an important part of the education, ranges from theory and modeling to experiment and development of prototypes. The research work is often carried out in close cooperation with industry and research establishments like Christian Michelsen Research AS.
Measurement technology and nanophysics master program offered at University of Bergen gives a broad foundation and good understanding of current issues in measurement technology. In the master's thesis work the analyzed measurements and results are considered in light of the hypothesis being tested.
- can explain selected experimental methods and techniques within measurement technology
- can show that he/she has advanced knowledge within measurement technology on a high level, and specialized insight into a limited area linked to the master project.
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPhysics Electronics & Embedded Technology General Engineering & Technology View 9 other Masters in Electronics & Embedded Technology in Norway
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor degree in Physics
- Other bachelor degrees can qualify if you can document courses in Calculus, Linear Algebra, Differential Equation, Function of Several Variables, Mechanics, Electromagnetism, Thermodynamics, Basic Measurement Science and Experimental Physics, Modern Physics, Project in Physics
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
The semester fee is NOK 590
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.