Background and activities

Egil Eide (1966) is  Associate Professor at the Department of Electronic Systems. 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, autonomous ships, ultra-wideband radar systems, radio system design, signal processing, 3-D imaging techniques, ground penetrating radar and antennas, 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

  • Justo, Jon Alvarez; Orlandic, Milica; Eide, Egil. (2020) Compressive Sensing on Three Dimensional SFCW Ground-Penetrating Radar. 2020 9th Mediterranean Conference on Embedded Computing (MECO).
  • Yang, Kun; Zhou, Ning; Røste, Terje; Yu, Junyi; Li, Fang; Chen, Wei; Eide, Egil; Ekman, Torbjörn; Li, Changzhen; Chang, Fuxing. (2019) High-speed Vehicle-to-Vehicle Radio Channel Characteristics for Suburban and Municipal Lake Region at 5.9 GHz. 2019 13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP 2019).
  • 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.