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Karina Barnholt Klepper

Karina Barnholt Klepper has worked within the materials and energy technology field since 2001. She is a researcher at the Norwegian Defence Research Establishment, where she is working on energy and security related issues, mainly within digitalisation. Previosly, she has held a position as a researcher at the Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology (SMN) at the University of Oslo. Her research included developing and characterizing novel functional materials for use within fields such as sensor technology, energy technology, semiconductor industry and functional surfaces. An important part of the research has been to analyze and characterize the materials by using several analytical techniques, including investigation of thin film properties.

Karina has also worked as a Senior Adviser at Nordic Energy Research, where she has gained experience regarding research funding, call management and Nordic as well as European reserach and policy collaboration.
Karina is also the founder and the Chair of the Nordic Energy Equality Network.

Areas of expertise
Batteries, energy infrastructure, energy security, energy storage, digitalisation, international cooperation, materials science

Languages
Norwegian, English

Karina Barnholt Klepper

Researcher
Norwegian Defence Research Establishment

Karina-Barnholt.Klepper@ffi.no
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