Research

SIF Student Awards in Sustainability

Project NameRecipientYear 
Developing Energy System Planning Models in KenyaXavier Shioya Musonye2021

2021 April SIF PhD Research & Fellows

Project NameApplicant(s)PhD StudentStatus
Atomistic studies of organo-halide materials for photovoltaics (ATOMAP)Andrei Manolescu
Rachel Brophy
Ongoing
A transition towards a 100% electric Heavy-Duty Vehicle fleet in Iceland: Feasibility and impact assessment of the charging load on the transmission and distribution system
Ragnar Kristjánsson
Hlynur Stefánsson
Eyjólfur Ingi Ásgeirsson
Brynhildur Davíðsdóttir
Albert Alonso
Ongoing
Adaptation of aluminum reduction cell for carbon capture and sequestration – a modelling approach
Guðrún Sævarsdóttir
María Sigríður Guðjónsdóttir
Brandon Velasquez
Ongoing

2021 April SIF Project Grants

Project NameApplicant(s)Status
Construction of MAPI based solar cells
Halldór Guðfinnur Svavarsson
Ongoing
Project Extension: An Assessment of the Techno-Economic, Geopolitical and Strategic Feasibility of Exporting Hydrogen from Iceland to Europe
Ewa Lazarczyk Carlson
Ongoing


2020 September SIF Project Grants*

Project NameApplicant(s)Status
On-line and offline scheduling models for charging EVs under limited resources
Eyjólfur Ingi Ásgeirsson
Ongoing
Possible Solutions for Reinforcing Transmission Grids under Extreme Weather Conditions
Mohamed Abdelfattah
Ongoing
Portaplants2.0
María Sigríður Guðjónsdóttir
Ongoing
* 2020 September SIF Project Grants were put on hold due to COVID19, and awarded later in May 2021.

2020 February SIF Project Grants

Project NameApplicant(s)Status 
Electrification of heavy-duty vehicles in Iceland – feasibility and strategiesHlynur Stefánsson
Eyjólfur Ingi Ásgeirsson,
Ragnar Kristjánsson
Ongoing
LCA of Icelandic productsGuðrún Arnbjörg Sævarsdóttir
Einar Jón Ásbjörnsson
David Christian Finger
Anna Sigríður Islind
Ongoing
Mobility in Reykjavik urban areaMaría Óskarsdóttir
Magnús Már Halldórsson
Ongoing
Predictors of healthy cognitive aging: The AGES-StudyMaría Kristín JónsdóttirOngoing
Towards sustainable energy markets in Europe: Case of capacity marketsEwa Lazarczyk CarlsonOngoing
Towards Overcoming Local Optima in Extremum Seeking Control for Wind FarmsEliahu AugustOngoing
Molecular Dynamics of Perovskite Solar CellsAndrei ManolescuOngoing
Development of an experimental facility with specific focus on wind energyÁrmann GylfasonOngoing
Geyser modellingJuliet Ann NewsonOngoing
Extracting nutrient from lava for cultivation of microalgaeHalldór Guðfinnur SvavarssonOngoing
Learning about Climate Change in Multiuser Virtual RealityHannes Högni VilhjálmssonOngoing
Are green bonds relevant financing alternatives?Stefan WendtOngoing
Towards a more sustainable use of space: Analysis of internet data forAnna Sigríður IslindOngoing



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