Ph.D. alumni of the SU-group

(newest first)

Complete list of PhD candidates from SU group (.php3).

--------------- OLD list:



  1. Name: Jon Arvid Børretzen (e-mail: borretze@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Q-Free, Trondheim.
    thesis title: "Software Fault Processing in Business-Critical Systems", PhD thesis, NTNU 2007:255, ISBN 978-82-471-5708-4 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-5692-6 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, 188 pages. Disputas: 17. Dec. 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: ERP 2.0, critical for modern businesses (slides - .pdf, 2049 KB),
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1513 KB)    (presentation slides as .pdf -- 327 KB)
  2. Name: Siv Hilde Houmb (e-mail: sivhoumb@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Tor Stålhane
    Current employer: Univ. Twente (postdoc in 2 years from Oct. 2007) and Telenor R&I, Trondheim.
    Thesis title: "Decision Support for Choice of Security Solution: The Aspect-Oriented Risk-Driven Development (AORDD) Framework", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2007:208, ISBN 978-82-471-4591-3 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-4588-3 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, 307 pages. Disputas: 30. Nov. 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "The present and the future role of probability in Software Engineering" (slides - .pdf, 1215 KB), Disputas: 30. Nov. 2007.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3123 KB)    (presentation slides as .pdf -- 515 KB)
  3. Name: Glenn Munkvold (e-mail: glm@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Monica Divitini
    Current employer: Statoil R&D, Trondheim.
    Thesis title: "Decision Support for Choice of Security Solution: The "Making IT Work in Practice: Integrating the ERP-based Nursing Record with Nursing Work", dr.scient. thesis, NTNU 2007:227, ISBN 978-82-471-5014-6 (printed), ISBN 978-82-471-5028-3 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 216 pages. Disputas: 21. Nov. 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "Working across multiple media: theoretical and practical implications".
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 11.953 MB)
  4. Name: Finn Olav Bjørnson (e-mail: bjornson@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: SINTEF Fish Farming, Trondheim.
    Thesis title: "Knowledge Management in Software Engineering", PhD thesis, NTNU 2007:152, ISBN 978-82-471-3344-6 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-3330-9 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, 182 pages. Disputas: 14 Nov. 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "Action Research in the Informatics Field: Comparing Different Traditions" (slides).
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1.527 MB)     Download slides from PhD defense (.pdf -- 5919 MB).
  5. Name: Jingyue Li (e-mail: jingyue@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU
    Thesis title: "Process Improvement and Risk Management in Off-The-Shelf Component-Based Development", PhD thesis, NTNU 2006:84, ISBN 82-471-7920-2 (printed), ISBN 82-471-7919-9 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 289 pages. Disputas: 14 Sept. 2006.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3473 KB)
  6. Name: Carl-Fredrik Sørensen (e-mail: carlfrs@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU
    Thesis title: "Adaptive Mobile Work Processes in Context-Rich, Heterogeneous Environments", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2005:229, ISBN 82-471-7360-3 (printed), ISBN 82-471-7358-1 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 296 pages. Disputas: 16.Feb 2006.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3364 KB)
  7. Name: Parastoo Mohageghi (e-mail: parastoo@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU
    Thesis title: "The Impact of Software Reuse and Incremental Development on the Quality of Large Systems", PhD thesis, NTNU 2004:95, ISBN 82-471-6408-6, ISSN 1503-8181, 10 July 2004, 272 pages. Disputas: 21 Sept. 2004.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3.704 MB)
  8. Ekaterina Prasolova-Førland: (e-mail: ekaterip@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Monica Divitini
    Current employer: Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU
    Thesis title: "Supporting Social Awareness among University Students with Collaborative Virtual Environments", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2004:73, ISBN 82-471-6360-8, ISSN 1503-8181, 182 pages. Disputas: 21 June 2004.
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  9. Name: Roxana Elena Diaconescu (e-mail: roxana@ics.uci.edu)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: University of California at Irvine, CA, USA.
    Thesis title: "Object Based Concurrency for Data Parallel Applications: Programmability and Effectiveness", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2002:83, ISBN 82-471-5483-8, ISSN 0802-6394, IDI Report 2002:9, 9 Aug. 2002, 210 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1.16 MB)
  10. Name: Torgeir Dingsøyr (e-mail: torgeir.dingsoyr@sintef.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Sintef, Trondheim
    Thesis title: "Knowledge Management in Medium Sized Software Consulting Companies", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2002:10, ISBN 82-7477-107-9, ISSN 0802-6394, IDI Report 2002:1, 21 Jan. 2002, 238 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1.9 MB)
  11. Name: Tore Dybå (e-mail: tore.dyba@sintef.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Sintef, Trondheim
    Thesis title: "Enabling Software Process Improvement: An Investigation of the Importance of Organizational Issues", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2001:101, ISBN 82-471-5371-8, ISSN 0802-6394, IDI Report 2001:7, 5 Nov. 2001, 332 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3.6 MB)
  12. Name: Alf Inge Wang (e-mail: alfw@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU
    Thesis title: "Using a Mobile, Agent-based Environment to Support Cooperative Software Processes", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2001:11, ISBN 82-7984-172-5, ISSN 0802-6394, IDI Report 2001:2, Feb. 5 2001, 407 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 2.4MB)
  13. Name: Bjarte Mayanja Østvold (e-mail: bjarte@nr.no)
    Advisor: Øystein Nytrø
    Current employer: Norwegian Computing Center, Oslo
    Thesis title: "Synthesis of Recursive Functional Programs from Examples", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 1999:109, IDI Report 1999:12, ISBN 82-471-0483-0, ISSN 0802-6394, Oct. 1999, 118 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1.3 MB)
  14. Name: Sigurd Thunem (e-mail: sigurd.thunem@telenor.com)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi and Guttorm Sindre
    Current employer: Telenor R&D, Trondheim
    Thesis title: "Process Modeling for Process Improvement - A Process Conformance Approach", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 1997:101, IDI Report 1997:9, ISBN 82-471-0138-6, ISSN 0802-6394, 12 Sept. 1997, 328 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1.7 MB)
  15. Name: Terje Totland (e-mail: ttot@statoil.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Statoil R&D, Trondheim
    Thesis title: "Enterprise modelling as a means to support human sense-making and communication in organizations", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 1997:97, IDI Report 1997:8,
    ISBN 82-471-0133-5, ISSN 0802-6394, 29 Aug. 1997, 252 pages.
    Browse thesis (.html)
  16. Name: Minh Ngoc Nguyen (e-mail: minh.nguyen@software-innovation.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Software Innovation, Bærum
    Thesis title: "Framework and Approach for Managing Software Process Evolution in EPOS", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 1997:73, IDI Report 1997:6, ISBN 82-471-0107-6, ISSN 0802-6394, 22 May 1997, 297 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 32.3 MB, scanned in)
  17. Name: Geir Magne Høydalsvik (e-mail: geirm@clustra.com)
    Current employer: Sun, Trondheim
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi and Guttorm Sindre
    Thesis title: "Experiences in Software Process Modelling and Enactment", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 1997:32, IDI Report 1997:5, ISBN 82-471-0062-2, ISSN 0802-6394, 9 Mar. 1997, 230 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1356 KB)
  18. Name: Lars Sivert Sørumgård (e-mail: sivert.sorumgard@sun.com)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi and Guttorm Sindre
    Current employer: Sun, Trondheim
    Thesis title: "Verification of Process Conformance in Empirical Studies of Software Development", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 1997:14, IDI Report 1997:3, ISBN 82-471-0043-6, ISSN 0802-6394, 14 Feb. 1997, 252 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 592 KB)
  19. Name: Eirik Tryggeseth (e-mail: eirik.tryggeseth@tietoenator.com)
    Advisor: Øystein Nytrø
    Current employer: OM - Energy Market Solutions, Halden
    Thesis title: "Support for Understanding in Software Maintenance", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 1997:13, IDI Report 1997:4, ISBN 82-471-0042-8, ISSN 0802-6394, 12 Feb. 1997, 347 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3394 KB)
  20. Name: Erik Odberg (e-mail: Erik.Odberg@telenor.com)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Telenor R&D, Oslo
    Thesis title: "Multiperspectives: Object Evolution and Schema Modification Management for Object-Oriented Databases", dr.ing. thesis, NTH, IDT Report 1995:3, ISBN 82-7119-760-6, ISSN 0802-6394, 10 Feb. 1995, 408 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 2.0 MB)
  21. Name: Bjørn Peter Munch (e-mail: bjorn.munch@sun.com)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Sun, Trondheim
    Thesis title: "Versioning in a Software Engineering Database: The Change Oriented Way", dr.ing. thesis, NTH, IDT Report 1993:4, ISSN 0802-6394, 30 Aug. 1993, 265 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1665 KB)
  22. Name: Arne-Jørgen Berre (e-mail: Arne.J.Berre@sintef.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Sintef, Oslo
    Thesis title: "An Object-Oriented Framework for Systems Integration and Interoperability", dr.ing. thesis, NTH, IDT Report 1993:3, ISSN 0802-6394, June 1993, 370 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 34 MB, scanned in)
  23. Name: Svein Erik Bratsberg (e-mail: Svein.Erik.Bratsberg@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU
    Thesis title: "Evolution and Integration of Classes in Object-Oriented Databases", dr.ing. thesis, NTH, IDT Report 1993:2, ISSN 0802-6394, June 1993, 225 pages.
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  24. Name: Øystein Nytrø (e-mail: oystein.nytro@idi.ntnu.no)
    Advisor: Arne Sølvberg (Information Systems group)
    Current employer: Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU
    Thesis title: "Aspects of Structure in Horn Clause Programs", dr.ing. thesis, NTH, IDT Report 1992:4, Nov. 1992, 176 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 15.5 MB, scanned in)
  25. Name: Even-André Karlsson (e-mail:eak@q-labs.se)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current employer: Q-labs, Lund, Sweden
    Thesis title: "Aspects of Programming", dr.ing. thesis, NTH, IDT Report 1990:34, Aug. 1990, 156 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 13 MB, scanned in)
  26. Name: Anund Lie (e-mail: anund.lie@fast.no)
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi
    Current emplyer: PKI Consulting Services, IBM, Oslo
    Thesis title: "Versioning in Software Engineering Databases", dr.ing. thesis, NTH, IDT Report 1990:1, Jan. 1990, 166 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 19 MB, scanned in)

Doctoral theses of the SU faculty members

  1. Alf Inge Wang:
    "Using a Mobile, Agent-based Environment to Support Cooperative Software Processes" -- see above.
  2. Monica Divitini:
    "Coordinating Cooperative Work: A framework for the design of flexible computer-based support",
    PhD thesis defended 20 Dec. 1999, Dept. Computer Science, Aalborg University, Publication No. 3, ISSN no. 1399-8145, 206 pages.
  3. Maria Letizia Jaccheri:
    "Software Process Modeling and Evolution",
    PhD thesis, supervisor: Prof. Silvano Gai, Politecnico di Torino, Italy, January 1994, 131 pages.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 982K)
  4. Tor Stålhane:
    "A Load-dependency Model for Software Reliability",
    dr.ing. thesis 1988:18, Dept. Mathematics, NTH, Univ. Trondheim, ISBN 82-7179-035-0, 358 pages.
  5. Reidar Conradi:
    "MARY RUNSYS - A Portable Operating System for Program Development on Small Computers",
    lic.techn. (dr.ing.) thesis, IDB-report 10/76, Div. of Computer Science, NTH, Univ. of Trondheim, Aug. 1976, 276 pages. Defense: 26 Nov. 1976. (+ Appendix of 362 pages)

File created by Thomas Østerlie, last changed 10.08.06 by Reidar Conradi.