Background and activities

Fields of interest and present research activities:

  • Computer simulations and modelling of power systems, including electrical modelling of transformers and cables and development of simulation tools; ATPDraw.
  • Power system protection and distributed generation; ProSmart.
  • Power transformer; modeling, stresses; Norwegian transformer user group.
  • Impact of lightning on electrical power systems, including lightning induced effects and measurements of transients.

Leader of the KPN-project ProSmart, 2015-2019. Power system protection in a smartgrid perspective. 4 PhD students, cooperation with NTNU-Telematics, Michigan Tech, SINTEF, ABB, Statnett, Eidsiva, Hafslund, Lyse, Skagerak, Statkraft.


  • Overvoltages (in Norwegian) TET4130 (3rd grade spring)
  • Power system analysis (relay protection), TET4115 (4th grade fall) 
  • Computer simulation of transisents, ELK31 (short course, 5th grade fall)
  • EMC, Elektromagnetic compatibility in railroads (in Norwegian)
    (ET6007), (Fall)

Supervision of master theses:

Supervison PhD: