Background and activities

Harald Øverby is the Head of Department at the Department of Telematics, NTNU.

Harald Øverby received his Msc in Computer Science in 2002, a BSc in Economics in 2003 and a PhD in Information and Communication Technology in 2005, all from NTNU. In his PhD work, he focused on teletraffic analysis and quality of service aspects of optical packet switched networks. He has held different administrative and academic positions at the Department of Telematics, NTNU: Post.Doc (2005-2006), Research- and Education Coordinator (2006-2010), and Associate Professor (2010->). His main research interests include digital economics, optical networking and secure and dependable communication systems.