Dr Jon Olav Hauglid

Friday 11 of February 2005 Jon Olav Hauglid defended his thesis "User Interfaces for Accessing Information in Digital Repository" for the degree of dr.ing. (Ph.D.) Dr. Hauglid's supervisors were Associate Professor Roger Midtstraum and Professor Kjell Brabergsengen. The doctoral committee members were Professor Tiziana Catarci, Ph.D., University of Roma "La Sapienza", Italy, Associate Professor Randi Karlsen, Ph.D., University of Tromsø, Norway, and Professor Mads Nygård, Dr.Techn., NTNU. Click on the photos to see larger versions. Photos: Heri Ramampiaro and Lars Fredrik Høimyr Edvardsen.

Professor Trobjørn Skramstad (defence coordinator) introduces Jon Olav

Jon Olav got on of NTNU's nicest room for his PhD defence...

Jon Olav explains information visualization (IV) on the blackboard

Some of the audience try to
follow carefully

Jon Olav knows his pointing techniques

Another picture of the audience, following Jon Olav's explanation with interests...

Olav's doctoral committee: Assoc. Prof. Randi Karlsen (left), Prof. Tiziana Catarci, and Prof. Mads Nygård

Jon Olav gets "final advice" from one of his co-advisors, just before the discussion ...

Prof. Catarci starts the discussion
asking Jon Olav...

Jon Olav's advisor, Assoc. Prof. Roger Midtstraum is quite concentrated, following the explanation

Yet another picture of the audience

Jon Olav trys to answer and explain...

Does the candidate know his answer?...

Nice answer...

Now, it's Assoc. Prof. Randi Karlsen's turn...

Will he ever have his picture on that wall?...

One of Jon Olav's fellow student: Soon it's my turn...

Prof. Mads Nygård follows up, pursuing the final part of the examination

I am proud of my uncle, you know....

Jon Olav made it...

Jon Olav posing with his committee...

A satisfied candidate with his
committee and advisors

Prof. Catarci reading the final
decision of the committee

Some of the committee at
the reception


Last updated:14 of February 2005.