About the Centre

Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology (SMN) is hosted by the Department of chemistry and Department of physics, and is an interdisciplinary focus field for the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (MN). Our research is outstanding both on a national and international scale, which attracts a high percentage of external funding and high quality PhDs and Post Docs.

Getting around

SMN is located in three different buildings in the Blindern and Gaustad areas.


SMN's strategy for 2010-2016


Administrative leader
Anne Margit Arntzen

Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology
University of Oslo
Postboks 1126 Blindern
0316 Oslo

Tlf: (47) 22 85 73 80
E-post: post@smn.uio.no