Background and activities

Geir Mathisen (1956) is a Professor at the Department of Engineering Cybernetics. He is a member of the research group Industrial Computer and Instrumentation Systems. Mathisen has a MSc and a PhD both from the Dept. of Engineering Cybernetics at NTNU.

Main fields of competence

  • Smart Grid
  • Development methodology
  • System engineering
  • Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • Intelligent instrumentation
  • Distributed micro controller systems (specification, architecture, design, programming, communication)

Selected Research Projects

  • 2012 - 2015 National coordinator/project leader, work package leade. EU project: "I3RES - ICT-based Intelligent management of Integrated RES for the smart grid optimal operation", Smart Grid project for management of renewable energy sources integrated in the distribution grid.
  • 2012 - 2015 National coordinator/project leader, work package leade. ARTEMIS project: "e-GOTHAM, Sustainable-Smart Grid Open System for the Aggregated Control, Monitoring and Management of Energy", Smart Grid project for energy management in micro-grids.
  • 2003 – 2004 Project leader at SINTEF. EU project: “WIRENET, power line data exchange for domestic and industrial automation based on UWB approach”.
  • 2002 – 2005 National coordinator/project leader. EU project: “COVELESS, standardization of cork quality evaluation through the development of a harmless electronic device”.
  • 2002 – 2004 Project leader at SINTEF. EU project: “HEARING, Development of a sound synthesis set for audiometric stations and self-diagnosis”.

Work Experience

  • 2018 - Professor, Dept. of Engineering Cybernetics, NTNU
  • 2014-2018 Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Engineering Cybernetics, NTNU
  • 2002-2014 Adjunct Associate Professor, NTNU
  • 1982- 2018 SINTEF Automatic Control
  • 1980-1981 Norwegian Electric Power Research Institute (EFI) / Royal Norwegian Navy. Automation of engine room on board on navy ships. Avoidance of electromagnetic interference
  • 1980 SINTEF Petroleum Technology Research Institute. New instrumentation for quantification of drilling mud

Professional memberships

  • Tekna – The Norwegian Society of Graduate Technical and Scientific Professionals
  • NFA – Norwegian Society of Automatic Control

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

Report/dissertation