About the Department of Electronic Systems

Department of Electronic Systems has approximately 130 full-time employees working in 54 academic positions, about 40 fellowships, 15 researcher / postdoc. positions and 22 technical / administrative positions. In addition, the department has 10 professors and adjunct professors and 30 PhD candidates affiliated institute. Departmental staff are located on three campuses with about 115 Gløshaugen and 12 on Kalvskinnet in Trondheim, and 7 in Gurgaon.

The department annually graduate 60-80 civil engineers (masters), 40-50 bachelor's graduates (Kalvskinnet and Gjøvik) and 10-15 PhD candidates. The department has a substantial externally funded activities.

Research Areas

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Our central research areas are within wireless communication, marine acoustics/sub-sea communications, multimedia and speech technology, micro- and nano technology, sensors, and medical technology. Research is both experimental and theoretical, and studies at the department gives a solid foundation for further progress and career opportunities in diverse areas.

The departments research and education is divided into six research groups.

Management

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Head of Department
Odd Pettersen
Office: Electro Building C-439
Phone: +47 7359 1418
Mobile: +47 920 62 610
odd.k.pettersen@ntnu.no

 

Photo of Thomas TybellDeputy Head of Department
Thomas Tybell
Office: Electro Building B-414
Phone: +47 7359 0229
Mobile: +47 918 97 414
thomas.tybell@ntnu.no

 

 

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Educational Coordinator
Ulf Österberg
Office: Electro Building B-409
Phone: +47 7359 1432
ulf.osterberg@ntnu.no

 

 

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Head of administration
Randi Hostad
Office: Electro Building B-410
Phone: +47 7359 4402
Mobile: +47 450 07 735
randi.hostad@ntnu.no