Meet our team

Bjørn Lindi


I used to be a HPC-manager, but I am transforming into a sustainable Research Software Engineer. My background is in electrical engineering and I have experience from different software companies. Do also enjoy baking, and make Ruislimmppu regularly.

Erik Edelmann

CSC- IT center for science

Used to be a physicist, but decided to leave research to others, and concentrate on fiddling with computers instead.

Sri Harsha Vathsavayi

CSC- IT center for science

Software engineer with background in software engineering research. Enjoys learning and discussing modern software engineering practices.

Jyry Suvilehto

CSC- IT center for science

Software engineer and data analyst with a weakness for craft beer and a penchant for travel.

Lukas Berger

Technical University of Denmark

Backend and frontend developer at the Center for Biological Sequence Analysis in Denmark.

Nikolai Denissov

CSC- IT center for science

Full-stack Web Developer. Adores Liferay and seals.

Radovan Bast

UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Theoretical chemist turned into a computer geek. Working as senior engineer at the High Performance Computing Group. Enjoys teaching, learning, and discussing computer languages. Fan of the 8-bit graphics era, loves cooking and baking and aviation.

Risto Laurikainen

CSC - IT Center for Science

I build container platforms. Before that I built OpenStack clouds. My background is in programming, so I apply software development practices to sysadmin work.

Sabry Razick

UIO University of Oslo, Norway

Working as a senior engineer at the department of research computing. Holds a PhD in informatics from University if Oslo.

Thor Wikfeldt

PDC Center for High Performance Computing

Chemical physicist and application expert in molecular dynamics at the PDC Center for High Performance Computing in Stockholm. Digs cool scientific software and working at the interface between HPC and academia.


CodeRefinery is a project within the Nordic e-Infrastructure Collaboration (NeIC). NeIC is an organisational unit under NordForsk.

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Radovan Bast
High Performance Computing Group
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
+47 776 44117