Background and activities

Areas of work:

  • Operation and development of UX-lab
  • Operation of Maker Space
  • Supervising students within interaction design and prototyping
  • Support on electronics, soldering and 3D design and printing
  • System administration tasks

Skills and interests:

  • Interaction design
  • Eye tracking
  • Internet of things
  • Healthcare informatics/ Welfare technology
  • Web technology
  • 3D design and printing
  • Electronics and soldering


  • Senior engineer at IDI - NTNU (1994-today)
  • MSc in informatics, NTNU (2012)
  • BSc in electronics and computer engineering, HIST (1990-94)

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

Part of book/report

  • Svanæs, Dag; Scharvet, Lyngby A.; Bärnhold, Magnus; Røsand, Terje; Subramanian, Sruti. (2021) UNITY-Things: An Internet-of-Things Software Framework Integrating Arduino-Enabled Remote Devices with the UNITY Game Engine. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to Media, Learning and Assistive Environments. 15th International Conference, UAHCI 2021, Held as Part of the 23rd HCI International Conference, HCII 2021, Virtual Event, July 24–29, 2021, Proceedings, Part II.
  • Svanæs, Dag; Faxvaag, Arild; Das, Anita; Alsos, Ole Andreas; Røsand, Terje. (2011) The NSEP Usability and Design Laboratory. Proceedings of the fifth international symposium on Human Factors Engineering in Health Informatics.