28th of November, Norvald Hegelstad Ryeng completed his trial lecture and thesis defense. He will eventually be awarded the PhD degree. Professor Kjetil Nørvåg supervised Norvald's PhD work at the Data and Information Management research group. Professor Svein Erik Bratsberg and Senior Staff Engineer Olav Sandstad have co-supervised the PhD work.
Norvald's trial lecture was titled: Methods for Storing Data in Distributed Systems and Cloud.
He defended his PhD thesis:
Improving Query Processing Performance in Large Distributed Database Management Systems (pdf)
Photos from the disputation (Picasa).
Photos: Heri Ramampiaro