Faculty and Industry Experts

Seasoned industry experts from various disciplines in the energy sector and academic staff at Reykjavik University provide students with a rich and diverse learning environment.

Faculty and industry experts teaching at ISE

Agust-Valfells

Ágúst Valfells

Professor

Subject field: Vacuum electronics, energy affairs.

GudrunSaevars

Guðrún Sævarsdóttir

Dean School of Science and Engineering

Subject field: Thermodynamics, process engineering, heat transport, thermal plasmas, and electric arcs.

Einar-Jon-Asbjornsson

Einar Jón Ásbjörnsson

Assistant Professor

Hjalti Franzson

Hjalti Franzson

Chief Geologist at ÍSOR


Subject field: Geothermal reservoir geology

Hlynur Stefansson

Hlynur Stefánsson

Associate Professor

Subject field: Models for optimisation of strategies for sustainable utilization of geothermal resources.

Maria-Sigridur-Gudjonsdottir

María Sigríður Guðjónsdóttir

Assistant Professor

Subject field: Power plant engineering, reservoir engineering

Fridrik-Mar-Baldursson

Friðrik Már Baldursson

Professor


Subject field: Energy Economics and energy markets
Pall-Jensson

Páll Jensson

Professor, Department Head

Pall_valdimarsson

Páll Valdimarsson

Adjunct Professor

Subject field: Thermal engineering and thermoeconomics, especially in geothermal flash and binary plant process and cycle design.  Waste heat recovery and process integration.  District heating and cogeneration of heat and power.

Ragnar Kristjansson

Lecturer

Subject field: Electrical Engineering, Power Systems and Smart Grids
Svanbjörg Helga Harðardóttir

Svanbjörg Helga Haraldsdóttir

Geophysicist at ÍSOR


Subject field:  Borehole geophysics and Reservoir engineering

Vigdís Harðardóttir

Vigdís Hardardóttir

Geochemist at ÍSOR


Subject field: Downole chemistry and geochemistry in general

William Harvey

William Harvey

Visiting Professor

Subject field: Geothermal flash and binary plant design.  Non-condensable gas handling and treatment systems. Power project execution in the developing world.

Fingerd

David C. Finger

Assistant Professor

Subject field: Environmental Resources, Impacts and Engineering.
Jon Ormur Halldorsson

Jon Ormur Halldórsson

Associate Professor

Subject field: International relations, economics and energy markets.
Eduardo2

Eduardo G. Pereira

Visiting Professor

Subject field: Mineral and natural resource law.
Ewa-L-Carlson

Ewa L. Carlson

Assistant Professor

Subject field: Energy Markets, specifically in the Nordics
Samuel Perkins

Samuel Perkin

PhD student

Subject field: Power Systems, Smart grids and

evolutionary algorithms

Jonas Hlynur Hallgrimsson

Visting Lecturer

Subject field: Energy Economics.
Guðni Axelsson

Guðni Axelsson

Director Geothermal Training at ÍSOR

Subject field: Geothermal exploration.

More on Guðni at ÍSOR
Benedikt Steingrímsson

Benedikt Steingrímsson

Deputy Director and Director Geothermal Energy at ÍSOR

Armann_Gylfason

Ármann Gylfason

Associate Professor, Department Head

Subject field: Wind Power and Aerospace engineering and modelling.
Halla Hrund Logadóttir

Halla Hrund Logadottir

Lecturer

Moomaw

Dr. William Moomaw

Visting Professor

Subject field: Climate policy, diplomacy and negotiation.
Fanney

Fanney Rós Þorsteinsdóttir

Lecturer

Subject field: Energy Law.

 


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