Margareta Holtensdotter Lützhöft

Field of work

Margareta is a master mariner, trained at Kalmar Maritime Academy in Sweden. After leaving the sea, she studied for a Bachelor’s degree in Cognitive science and a Master’s in Computer Science. In 2004 she received a PhD in Human-Machine Interaction.

Her research interests include human-centered design and the effects of new technology.

Maritime Competence and Test Cluster Haugesund (MarCATCH)

Maritime safety research program (MarSafe)

HUMANE-project (Human Maritime Autonomy Enable)

Bachelor program Maritime Management


Present PhD students

  • Viet Dung Vu, HVL
  • Agnieszka Pikor, HVL
  • Joakim Trygg Månsson, University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College
  • Asanka Rajapakse, University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College
  • Tore Relling, NTNU
  • Richard Wild, Solent University Southampton