Egil Eide

Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Electronics and Telecommunications

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O. S. Bragstads plass 2, Elektro C*C437

Background and activities

Egil Eide (1966) is Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Electronics and Telecommunications. He is a member of the Circuit and Radio Systems Group. Eide has a MSc and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from NTNU.

Research Interests  

Antennas, Radar and remote sensing systems, ultra-wideband radar systems, radio system architecture and system design, signal processing, 3-D imaging techniques, ground penetrating radar and antennas, time-frequency analysis, seismic data processing, satellite and radionavigation systems.

Recent Work Experience

  • 2014- Managing Director, 3d-Radar AS, Trondheim
  • 2012- Chief Scientist, 3d-Radar AS, Trondheim
  • 2011- Adjunct Professor II, Dept. of Electronics and Telecommunications, NTNU, teaching 4th year course in Antenna Engineering
  • 2001-2012 CEO and  founder of the company 3d-Radar AS, Trondheim


  • US Patent No. 7,170,449:  “Antenna system for Georadar”, 30 January 2007
  • WO 2013/051945 A1 (pending): "Ground penetrating radar antenna",  Priority Date: 7 October 2011

Scientific Committees

  • Cost Action TU1208, "Civil Engineering Applications of Ground Penetrating Radar", Norwegian representative in the Management Committee


  • 2011      Technoport Applied Technology Award, Trondheim, Norway (3d-Radar AS)
  • 2010      NHO Trøndelag Innovation Award (3d-Radar AS)
  • 2010      Norwegian Gazelle Award for fastest growing company (3d-Radar AS)
  • 2002      SND Reodor Statuett for Final Ranking in National Innovation Competition
  • 2001      Venture Cup 2001 Phase I Award for 3d-Radar business plan
  • 1997      Young Scientist Award at Studiemøtet for Elektronikk, Sandefjord, Norway

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Tjora, Sigve; Eide, Egil; Lundheim, Lars Magne. (2004) Evaluation of Methods for Ground Bounce Removal in GPR Utility Mapping. Evaluation of Methods for Ground Bounce Removal in GPR Utility Mapping. Proceedings of the tenth International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar - GPR 2004.