Master and PhD students

Name Type Year Topic

Masterprojects available

Master student 2022- See project here

The students are supervised by Hans-Petter Hersleth and Marta Hammerstad


Former Master and PhD students

Name Type Year Thesis title Today
Ingvild Gudim PhD student 2014-2018 "Characterisation of flavodoxins and ferredoxin/flavodoxin reductases from Bacillus cereus and their interactions" Statens legemiddelverk 
Inger K. Olsbu PhD student 2006-2018 "Substrate recognition and redox partner identification in nitric oxide synthases" Thermo Fischer Scientific
Marta Hammerstad

Master student

PhD student



"Biochemical and Structural Characterization of the Bacillus cereus Thioredoxin BC3987 Mutants"

"Structural and Functional Studies of Proteins in the Class Ib Ribonucleotide Reductase System"

University of Oslo
Marie Lofstad

Master student

PhD student



"The nitric oxide synthase protein system in Bacillus cereus - From gene to 3D structure"

"Activation pathways of the class Ib ribonucleotide reductase in Bacillus cereus"

Tvedestrand vgs.
Silje Skråmo Master student 2011-2012 "Studies of Electron Transfer from Flavodoxin Reductase to NrdI in Bacillus cereus" Kikora og Årvoll skole
Susanne Monka Master student 2014-2015 "Structural and functional characterisation of ferredoxins in Bacillus cereus" Entourage
Bernt Wu Master student 2014-2015 "Purification and characterization of Flavohemoglobin - A flavoheme enzyme" Tokerud skole
Marita Shoor Master student 2016-2017 "Structural and functional characterization of the redox protein Thioredoxin reductase from Bacillus cereus" Hauketo skole
Ida Kristin Faye-Schjøll Master student 2019-2021 "Structural and functional studies of the inhibition of peptide deformylase – A potential antibiotic target"  

Anne Kristine Rugtveit

Master student (Lektor) 2021-2021 "Structural and functional studies of a ferredoxin/flavodoxin NADP+-oxidoreductase mutant from Bacillus cereus." Kongsberg vgs.

Sondov Åsmundson Braathen Dahlen

Master student (Lektor) 2021-2021 "Structure and function of FNR1 from Bacillus cereus undergoing a mutation." Vormsund ungdomsskole
Morten Rese Master student 2021-2022 "Functional diversity of myoglobin isozymes from Carassius auratus - Biophysical study of myoglobin as a peroxidase" NMBU
Hilde Kristin Andersen Master student (Lektor) 2022-2022 "Struktur-funksjonsstudier av ferredoksin-flavodoksin NADP+ oksidoreduktase 1 fra Bacillus cereus som en jern-opptak oksidoreduktase" Teglverket skole

Former Associated Master and PhD students (co-supervision)

Name Type Year Thesis title Today
Hedda Johannesen PhD student 2015-2020 "Unmasking the Assassin— A structural and functional analysis of the anti-tumour antibody 14F7: providing new insight into the NeuGc GM3 binding mechanism" Akadademiet vgs Heltberg Bislett