Reidar Conradi (Ed.): Analysis of PhD theses: # pages and publications vs. study length at IDI in 2008-2010

The following abbreviations for IDI's eleven research groups are used below:
1 Algorithms, HPC and Visualization (AHV) -- leader: Prof. Arne Halaas
2 Computer Architecture and Design (DM) -- leader: Prof. Lasse Natvig
3 Database Systems (DB) -- leader: Prof. Kjell Bratbergsengen
4 Information Management (IF) -- leader: Prof. Ingeborg Sølvberg
5 Information Systems (IS) -- leader: Prof. John Krogstie (ex Arne Sølvberg)
6 Software Engineering (SU) -- leader: Prof. Reidar Conradi
7 Desgn and Use of Information Systems (SA) -- leader: Prof. Eric Monteiro
8 Knowledge Based Systems (KB) -- leader: Prof. Agnar Aamodt
9 Logic and Language Technology (LL) -- leader: Prof. Björn Gambäch
10 Self-Organizing Systems (SO) -- leader: Prof. Keith Downing
11 Intelligent Learning Arenas (ILA) -- leader: Assoc. prof. Arvid Staupe

Table of some doctoral degrees at IDI since 2008

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Disp-                   Res.  Total  Whereof in  Whereof in  #Pap- #PhD-study
utas  Year Name         Group #pages Intro-part  Appendix     ers    years 
                                                 w/ papers

10.01 2008 Y.Dahl         SA    115      ?           ?         ?      >6?
04.04 2008 Yun Lin        IS    239      ?          >0        >0       5?
24.04 2008 Djupdal        SO    124     42          82         8       4?
20.06 2008 Kolltveit      DB    195     71         124         8       4?
12.09 2008 Sandve         AHV   171     52         119         6??     5?
28.03 2008 Kusnierczyk    KB    225      ?           ?         ?       6?
05.05 2008 Cassens        KB    367      ?           ?         ?       5?
11.05 2008 Fülöps         BB    236    230         230       (+?)      9?

19.01 2009 Ziemer         SU    202     94         108         8       5.5?
27.01 2009 Røstad         SA    158     46         112        10       4.5?
27.05 2009 Gupta          SU    208    102         104+3A      6+3     4.4
29.05 2009 Eidheim        SO    133    100          33         3       5?
10.09 2009 Skjermo        AHV   120    111           9         1       6?
16.10 2009 Tidemann       KB    172     69         103(+??)*   6(+3)*  5?
21.10 2009 Østerlie       SU    215    144          71         8       6?

05.02 2010 Ranang         LL    233    233        (+35)*     (+3)*     7.5
17.06 2010 Hauge          SU    239    100         139         8       4
21.06 2010 B.Krogstie     SU      ?      ?           ?         8??     5.2

??.?? 2010 O.P.Slyngstad  SU    190     90         100+10A     6+10    6?
??.?? 2010 G.K.Hanssen    SU    xxx     xx         xxx        10       4?
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(+nn)*: omitted own paper
A: 1p paper abstract only

    2006: -- 1 dr.scient. candidate in 2006

  1. Erlend Stav, "An Approach to Developing Extensible Application Composition Environments for End Users", dr.scient. thesis, NTNU 2006:58, ISBN 82-471-7864-3 (printed), ISBN 82-471-7862-1 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 199 p. Disputas: 5.May.2006.
    Advisor: Torbjørn Skramstad (SA). Current employer: SINTEF ICT, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1551 KB)
  2. 2007: -- 4 dr.scient. candidates in 2007

  3. Frode Sørmo: "Case-Based Tutoring with Concept Maps", dr.scient. thesis, NTNU 2007:21, ISBN 978-82-471-0444-6 (printed), ISBN 978-82-471-0458-3 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 226 p. Disputas: 9. Feb. 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: «Folksonomies, Taxonomies and Ontologies: social and technical challenges».
    Advisor: Agnar Aamodt (KB). Current employer: Volve. Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 6478 KB)
  4. Anders Kofod-Petersen, "A Case-Based Approach to Realising Ambient Intelligence among Agents", dr.scient. thesis, NTNU 2007:97, ISBN 978-82-471-2128-3 (printed), ISBN 978-82-471-2131-3 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 322 p. Disputa: 1 June 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "Effective Application of Social Theories to Agent Communication",
    Advisor: Agnar Aamodt (KB). Current employer: NTNU, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3056 KB)
  5. Glenn Munkvold: "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 p. Disputas: 21. Nov. 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "Working across multiple media: theoretical and practical implications".
    Advisor: Monica Divitini (SU). Current employer: Statoil R&D, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 11.953 MB)     (slides for thesis defence)
  6. Inger Dybdahl Sørby: "Observing and Analyzing Clinician's Information and Communication Behaviour - An Approach to Requirements Engineering for Mobile Health Information Systems", dr.scient. thesis, NTNU 2007:220, ISBN 978-82-471-4848-8 (printed), ISBN 978-82-471-4851-8 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 148 p. Disputas: 22 Nov. 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "The failure of the portal: Towards future-proof service information system archiectures".
    Advisor: Øystein Nytrø (SA). Current employer: NSEP (NFR), NTNU, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1.195 MB)
  7. 2006: -- 5 dr.ing. candidates in 2006

  8. Carl-Fredrik Sørensen, "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 p. Disputas: 16.Feb 2006.
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi (SU). Current employer: SINTEF Fish Farming, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3364 KB)
  9. Darijus Strasunskas, "Domain Model-Centric Distributed Development: An approach to semantics-based change impact management", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2006:12, ISBN 82-471-7762-5 (printed), ISBN 82-471-7761-7 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 311 pages. Disputas: 9.Mar 2006.
    Advisor: Arne Sølvberg (IS). Current employer: IDI, NTNU, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 5.96 MB)
  10. Rune Sætre, "GeneTUC: Natural Language Understanding in Medical Text", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2006-59, ISBN 82-471-7866-4 (printed), ISBN 82-471-7865-6 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 155 p. Disputas: 27 June 2006.
    Advisor: Tore Amble (LL). Current employer: Between IDI, NTNU, Trondheim and Tokyo University.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1986 kB)
  11. Peep Kungas, "Distributed Agent-Based Web Service Selection, Composition and Analysis through Partial Deduction", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2006:21, ISBN 82-471-7783-8 (printed), ISBN 82-471-7781-1 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 180 p. Disputas: 29. Aug. 2006.
    Advisor: Mihhail Matskin (LL). Current employer: IDI, NTNU, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3395 KB)
  12. Hao Ding, "A Semantic Search Framework in Peer-to-Peer based Digital Libraries", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2006:190, ISBN 82-471-8154-1 (printed version), ISBN 82-471-8153-3 (electronic version), ISSN 1503-8181, 202 p. Disputas: 23 Nov. 2006.
    Advisor: Ingeborg Sølvberg (IF). Current employer: Schlumberger, Oslo Technology Center.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1,541 KB)
  13. 2007: -- 5 dr.ing. candidates in 2007

  14. Cyril Banino-Rokkones, "Algorithmic and Scheduling Techniques for Heterogeneous and Distributed Computing", dr.ing thesis, NTNU 2007:49, ISBN 978-82-471-1075-1 (printed), ISBN 978-82-471-1089-8 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, Disputas: 27 March 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "Components of the Grid: Computer resources and networking. State-of-the-art and expectations for the next 5 years".
    Advisor: Lasse Natvig (DM). Current employer: ITEA, NTNU, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1826 KB)
  15. Haakon Dybdahl: "Architectural Techniques to Improve Cache Utilization", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2007:77, ISBN 82-471-1707-1, ISSN 1503-8181, 174 pages.
    Trial lecture topic: "Addressing the Challenges Inherent in Transactional Memory", Disputas: 3 May 2007.
    Advisor: Lasse Natvig (DM). Current employer: Google, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1517 KB)
  16. Simon Thoresen, "An efficient solution to inexact graph matching with application to computer vision", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2007:164, ISBN 978-82-471-3604-1 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-3599-0 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, 188 pages.
    Trial lecture topic: "Searching in SIFT, can it be improved?", Disputas: 20 Aug. 2007.
    Advisor: Richard E. Blake (BB). Current employer: ??, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 4.731 MB)
  17. Peter Boros, "Modelling and the Interface to a Control Strategy for Matching", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2007:198, ISBN 978-82-471-4378-0 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-4364-3 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181,115 pages.
    Trial lecture topic: "Computer Enhancement of Digital Images", Disputas: 11 Oct. 2007.
    Advisor: Richard E. Blake (BB), Current employer: Google, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 40.015 MB)
  18. Jørgen Løland, "Materialized View Creation and Transformation of Schemas in Highly Available Database Systems", dr.ing. thesis, NTNU 2007:199, ISBN 978-82-471-4395-7 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-472-4381-0 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, xxx pages.
    Trial lecture topic: "An overview of state-of-the-art in Database Replication", Disputas: 4 Dec. 2007.
    Advisor: Svein-Olaf Hvasshovd (DB). Current employer: ??.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1319 KB)
  19. PhDs in 2006: -- 4 PhD candidates in 2006

  20. Per Kristian Lehre, "Complexity and Geometry in Artificial Development", PhD thesis, NTNU 2006:141, ISBN 82-471-8046-4 (printed), ISBN 82-471-8045-6 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 250 p. Disputas: 28. Aug. 2006
    Advisor: Pauline C. Haddow (DM). Current employer: SEBASE-project, Univ. Birmingham, UK.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 21 MB)
  21. Jingyue Li, "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 p. Disputas: 14 Sept. 2006.
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi (SU). Current employer: IDI, NTNU.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3473 KB)
  22. Mingyang Gu, "Knowledge-Intensive Conversational Case-Based Reasoning in Software Component Retrieval", PhD thesis, NTNU 2006:121, ISBN 82-471-8002-2 (printed version), ISBN 82-471-8001-4 (electronic version), ISSN 1503-8181, 196 p. Disputas: 28 Sept. 2006.
    Advisor: Agnar Aamodt (KB). Current employer: IDI, NTNU.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 2840 KB)
  23. Hien Nam Le, "A Transaction Processing System for Supporting Mobile Collaborative Works", PhD thesis, NTNU 2006:147, ISBN 82-471-8059-6 (printed), ISBN 82-471-8058-8 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 250 p. Disputas: 10 Nov. 2006.
    Advisor: Mads Nygård (DB). Current employer: IDI, NTNU, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 2159 KB)
  24. PhDs in 2007: -- 6 PhD candidates in 2007

  25. Jennifer Sampson: "A Comprehensive Framework for Ontology Alignment Quality", PhD thesis, NTNU 2007:47, ISBN 978-82-471-1030-0 (printed), ISBN 978-82-471-1044-7 (electronic), ISSN 1503-8181, 237 p. Disputas: 21. March 2007.
    Trial lecture topic: "Research Methods in Web Information Systems: ¨Art versus Engineering?".
    Advisor: Arne Sølvberg (IS). Current employer: NICTA, Sydney, Australia.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 14.7 MB)
  26. Sigve Hovda, "New Doppler-Based Imaging Methods in Echocardiography with Applications in Blood/Tissue Segmentation", PhD Thesis, NTNU 2007:93, ISBN 978-82-471-2050-7 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-2047-7 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, 159 pages. Trial lecture topic: "Aspects of Ultrasound Modelling and Applications" (abbreviated title), Disputas: 1 Oct. 2007.
    Advisor: Bjørn Olstad (BB). Current employer: Nesna University College
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 10.493 MB)
  27. Finn Olav Bjørnson, "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.
    Trial lecture topic: "Action Research in the Informatics Field: Comparing Different Traditions", Disputas: 14 Nov. 2007.
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi (SU), Currrent employer: SINTEF Fish Farming, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1.527 MB)     Download slides from PhD defense (.pdf -- 5919 MB).
  28. Pavel Petrovic, "Incremental Evolutionary Methods for Automatic Programming of Robot Controllers", PhD thesis, NTNU 2007:228, ISBN 978-82-471-5045-0 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-5031-3 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, 274 pages.
    Trial lecture topic: "Autopoiesis in Artificial Life", Disputas: 16 Nov. 2007.
    Advisor: Keith Downing (SO), Currrent employer: ?.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3.917 MB)
  29. Siv Hilde Houmb, "Decision Support for Choice of Security Solution: The Aspect-Oriented Risk-Driven Development (AORDD) Framework", PhD thesis, NTNU 2007:208, ISBN 978-82-471-4591-3 (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-4588-3 (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, 307 pages.
    Trial lecture topic: "The present and the future role of probability in Software Engineering" (.pdf -- 1215 KB), Disputas: 30. Nov. 2007.
    Advisor: T. Stålhane (SU), Current employer: Univ. Twente, NL (as postdoc, three years from Sept. 07) and Telenor R&I (as researcher).
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 3123 KB)    (presentation slides as .pdf -- 515 KB)
  30. Jon Arvid Børretzen, "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.
    Trial lecture topic: ERP 2.0, critical for modern businesses (.pdf -- 2049 KB), Disputas: 17 Dec. 2007,
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi (SU), Current employer: Q-Free, Trondheim.
    Download thesis (.pdf -- 1513 KB)    (presentation slides as .pdf -- 327 KB)
  31. Birgit Rognebakke Krogstie, "xx", PhD thesis draft, NTNU 2010:xxx, ISBN 978-82-471-xxxx-x (electronic), ISBN 978-82-471-xxxx-x (printed), ISSN 1503-8181, xxx pages: Intro (xx pp) + NN papers in appendix (xx pp).
    Trial lecture topic: "lll", Disputas: 21 June 2010.
    Advisor: Monica Divitini (SU). Current employer: NTNU (LIKT program), Trondheim. Trial lecture topic: "lll", Disputas: xxx Oct. 2010.
    Advisor: Reidar Conradi (SU). Current employer: SINTEF ICT, Oslo.

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