Egil Eide

Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Electronics and Telecommunications

+47 73591413
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. Proceedings of the tenth International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar - GPR 2004.


  • Meling, Bjørn; Eide, Egil. (2004) Prosjektrapport Comenius 2.1: The role of educational administrations in promoting quality self- evaluation in educational centres. 2004.
  • Eide, Egil; Hoff, Inge; Værnes, Einar. (2001) Undersøkelse av ballast under jernbane ved hjelp av georadar. 2001.
  • Eide, Egil. (2000) Radar Imaging of Small Objects Closely Below the Earth Surface. 2000. ISBN 82-7984-098-2.
  • Eide, Egil. (1997) Kurs i prosjektarbeid etter Grunnskolereformen. Kompendium. 1997.