Background and activities

Research and teaching activities, fields of interests:

Structural design of buildings and bridges (incl post graduate lecturing and standardization work), Fibre reinforced concrete, Early age concrete crack assessment, Finite element analysis with focus on timedependent structural systems and material behavior. Deteriorated structures and related design methods.

Present Memberships:

Fib TG 8.3 Fibre reinforced concrete, Fib TG 8.8: Structural properties of flowable concrete, CEN/TC 250/SC 2/WG 1/ (Revision of Eurocode 2) , TG 7 Timedependent effects, CEN/TC 250/SC 2/WG 1/ (Revision of Eurocode 2), TG 2 Fibre reinforced concrete, Norwegian Concrete Association committee for fibre concrete (chairman).


Lecturer in TKT4220 Concrete Structures 2 (Prestressed concrete and precast concrete elements), Lecturer in post-graduate courses (industry) : Analysis and design of bridges (2006 & 2007) Bridge design course (2013, 2014), Early age crack assessment (2010&2014), Prestressed concrete (2016).

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