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Background and activities

  • Vice Dean of Research, Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering
  • Professor, Department of Telematics.

Academic degrees:

  • 1975: Siv.ing. (MSc in Technology) 
  • 1982: Dr. Techn. 

Work experience:

  • 1975: Scientific assistant, NTH; 
  • 1981: Doctor research fellowship (NTNF); 
  • 1976 - 1997: Scientist, Head of Section, Senior Scientist, and Principal Research Scientist at ELAB, DELAB, SINTEF Telecom and Informatics; 
  • 1988 - 1997: Adjunct professor at Department of Computer Engineering and Telematics (IDT),  NTH;
  • 1997 - .......: Professor, Department of Telematics, NTNU;  
  • 2003 - 2012: Principal investigator, Norwegian Centre of Excellence Q2S - the Centre for Quantifiable Quality of Service in Communication Systems; 
  • 2009 - .......:  Vice Dean of Research, IME-NTNU;


Fields of interest 

  • Dependability modelling, analysis and simulation, analysis of operational data.
  • Communication network dependability; design & management for resilience and survivability,
  • Fault-tolerant systems,
  • Combined security and dependability evaluation, probabilistic approaches in security,
  • Architecture of ICT systems (Emphasis on dependability issues)
  • QoS in communication network and services.

Professional activities:

  • Computer communications, Special Issue on Reliable Network-based Services (RNS) 
TPC chair:
  • Networking 2014, 
  • 9th International Workshop on Rare Event Simulation, 
  • DRCN11 International Conference on the Design of Reliable Communication Networks, 
  • EURO NGI 2007 (Euro-NGI Conference on Next Generation Internet Networks.)

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications