Ottar L. Osen

Associate Professor / Study program head, automation. Department of ICT and Natural Sciences
+47 70161283 +47 92661272

Background and activities

Current position: Head of the study program Automation in Ålesund.

Interests: Industrial control systems, big data, intelligent systemes, micro controllers, technical safety (SIL) and pedagogics (problem based and project based learning).

Teaching: Industrial control systems, instrumentation, cybernetics, intelligent systems (artificial intelligence), simulations and micro controllers. Mentoring B.Sc. and M.Sc. theses. 10 years.

Experience: Automation for vessels and offshore installations. Control systems for vessels, production process and subsea. Software development (databases and CNC machines). Participated in large offshore projects such as Snorre A, Troll C, Petrojarl Foinaven and Heidrun. experience as project manager and co-ordinator for a H2020 application. 13 years.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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2017

2016

  • Bye, Robin Trulssen; Osen, Ottar; Pedersen, Birger Skogeng; Hameed, Ibrahim; Schaathun, Hans Georg. (2016) A Software Framework For Intelligent Computer-Automated Product Design. 30th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation, Regensburg Germany, May 31st – June 3rd, 2016.
  • Hameed, Ibrahim A.; la Cour-Harbo, Anders; Osen, Ottar. (2016) Side-to-side 3D coverage path planning approach for agricultural robots to minimize skip/overlap areas between swaths. Robotics and Autonomous Systems. vol. 76.
  • Hameed, Ibrahim; Bye, Robin Trulssen; Osen, Ottar. (2016) Grey wolf optimizer (GWO) for automated offshore Crane design. Proc. of IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence.
  • Hameed, Ibrahim; Bye, Robin Trulssen; Osen, Ottar; Pedersen, Birger Skogeng; Schaathun, Hans Georg. (2016) Intelligent computer-automated crane design using an online crane prototyping tool. 30th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation, Regensburg Germany, May 31st – June 3rd, 2016.
  • Hameed, Ibrahim; Elhoushy, Mohanad; Zalam, Belal A.; Osen, Ottar. (2016) An Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Logic System for Assessment of Students' Answer Scripts under High Levels of Uncertainty. CSEDU 2016 : Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2.
  • Hjørungdal, Rolf-Magnus; Sanfilippo, Filippo; Osen, Ottar; Rutle, Adrian; Bye, Robin Trulssen. (2016) A Game-based Learning Framework for Controlling Brain-Actuated Wheelchairs. 30th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation, Regensburg Germany, May 31st – June 3rd, 2016.
  • Li, Guoyuan; Deng, Yuxiang; Osen, Ottar; Bi, Shusheng; Zhang, Houxiang. (2016) A Bio-inspired Swimming Robot for Marine Aquaculture Applications: from Concept-design to Simulation. OCEANS 2016 Shanghai - MTS/IEEE.
  • Li, Guoyuan; Zhang, Houxiang; Kawan, Bikram; Wang, Hao; Osen, Ottar; Styve, Arne. (2016) Analysis and Modeling of Sensor Data for Ship Motion Predicition. OCEANS 2016 Shanghai - MTS/IEEE.
  • Osen, Ottar. (2016) Case study of ship oil detection and combat scenario applying AIS data. Automatic Identification System (AIS) and maritime transport ; HSN. 2016-11-21.
  • Osen, Ottar. (2016) Optimizing Electric energy Production on-Board offshore vessels : Vessel Power consumption profile and Production strategies using Genetic algorithms. OCEANS 2016 Shanghai - MTS/IEEE.
  • Osen, Ottar; Havnegjerde, Albert; Kamsvåg, Vegard; Liavåg, Sveinung; Bye, Robin Trulssen. (2016) A Low Cost USV for Aqua Farm Inspection. Proceedings of IEEE Techno-Ocean 2016.
  • Verplaetse, Tom; Sanfilippo, Filippo; Rutle, Adrian; Osen, Ottar; Bye, Robin Trulssen. (2016) On Usage Of EEG Brain Control For Rehabilitation Of Stroke Patients. 30th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation, Regensburg Germany, May 31st – June 3rd, 2016.

2015

  • Bye, Robin Trulssen; Osen, Ottar; Pedersen, Birger Skogeng. (2015) A computer-automated design tool for intelligent virtual prototyping of offshore cranes. 29th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation, {ECMS} 2015, Albena (Varna), Bulgaria, May 26-29, 2015. Proceedings.
  • Rutle, Adrian; Wang, Hao; Bye, Robin Trulssen; Osen, Ottar. (2015) Scalable And User-Friendly Simulation. 29th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation, {ECMS} 2015, Albena (Varna), Bulgaria, May 26-29, 2015. Proceedings.
  • Wang, Hao; Osen, Ottar; Li, Guoyuan; Li, Wei; Dai, Hong-Ning; Zeng, Wei. (2015) Big Data and Industrial Internet of Things for the Maritime Industry in Northwestern Norway. Proceedings of IEEE TENCON 2015.

2014

2013

2012

  • Rekdalsbakken, Webjørn; Osen, Ottar. (2012) Exploring artificial vision for use in demanding ship operations. Shaping reality through simulation : Proceedings 26th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation ECMS 2012 : May 29th - June 1st, 2012, Koblenz, Germany.

2010

  • Osen, Ottar; Kristiansen, Helge Tor; Rekdalsbakken, Webjørn. (2010) Application of low-cost commercial off-the-shelf (cots) products in the development of human-robot interactions. Proceedings : 24th European Conference on Modelling and Simulation : 1st-4th June 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2009

  • Rekdalsbakken, Webjørn; Osen, Ottar. (2009) Teaching embedded control using concurrent Java. ECMS 2009 : Proceedings 23rd European Conference on Modelling and Simulation ECMS 2009.