Lars Montelius

Lars Montelius

Lars Montelius

Director General at INL- International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory

Since Sept 1, 2014, Director General for INL, The International Iberian nanotechnology Laboratory located in Braga, Portugal. INL is the only true international by status nanotechnology RTO worldwide. Professor in
Nanotechnology at Lund University, Sweden. He was during 2003-2009 Dean of the Physics Department, Science and Engineering Faculties, Lund University.

Director 2009-2011 for Øresund University & Øresund Science Region, being a cross-border cooperation between eleven universities, three regional authorities, two countries in the Øresund Region. He was Chair 2007-2014 of the Swedish Technical Standardization Committee on Nanotechnology.
Lars is the founder of several Swedish companies working with nanotechnology. Currently he is the President for IUVSTA: The International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique and Applications iuvsta-us.org/ with
more than 150 000 members from 32 countries and he is a member of the EC Executive High Level Group (HLG) at DG NMPB, board member and Working Group Chair of the two European Technology Platforms NANOFutures: The European initiative for sustainable development by Nanotechnologies www.nanofutures.eu and EuMat: The European  echnology Platform for Advanced Engineering Materials and Technologies: eumat.eu.

H-index 34: 298 publications, 4.091 citations, last
5 years ≈250 citations/year. Data from ISI Web of Knowledge 2016-06-19.
More than 70 personally invited talks. 24 patent applications.

Read more about Lars and his work here.

Workshop 3: Open Innovation by PILOT Upscaling – the strategic framework and the EPPN