General analysis of Realistic Ocean Waves 1998-2002, strategic university program funded by the Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Modelling of waves and currents for sea structures 2002-6, strategic university program funded by the Research Council of Norway (RCN)]
Wave-current-body interaction 2009-13, Fritek, funded by RCN
Representing Norway in General Assembly of the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
Elected member of the Norwegian Academy and Science and Letters (2004)
Board member of the Norwegian Academy and Science and Letters and vice chair/chair of the Division of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (2007-12)
Guest Professor, Harbin Engingeering University 2011-2014.