This page shows my experience in supervision research and degree works.

Research projects and Networking

The following are "funded" research projects that I am currently involved in:

Research Supervision

Doctoral Students:

  • Massimiliano Ruocco. Preliminary title: "Geo-Temporal Mining and Searching of Events from Web-based Image Collections". Graduated Spring 2014. Main Supervisor.

  • Naimdjon Takhirov. Title: "Extracting Knowledge for Cultural Heritage Knowledge Base Population". Graduated fall 2013. Co-advisor.

  • Nattiya Kanhabua. Title: "Time-aware Approaches to Information Retrieval". Graduated February 2012.Co-advisor.

Visiting Doctoral Students:

  • Sept. 2011 - July 2012: Huamin Ren. One-year visting PhD Student from the Chinese Academy of Science. 2012. Topic: "Video Copy Detection". Duration: 10 months.

  • Aug. 2010 - Oct. 2010: George Ruß. Visiting PhD student from the Computational Intelligence Research Group, University of Magdeburg, Germany. Duration: 3 months.

Postdoctoral fellows:

  • 2012 - 2013: Dr. Chongsheng Zhang. ERCIM Postdoctoral fellow. Duration: 12 months.

  • 2012 - 2013: Dr. George Almpanidis. ERCIM Postdoctoral fellow. Duration: 12 months.

  • 2007: Dr. Damien Avoce. ERCIM Postdoctoral fellow. Duration: 9 months.

Degree project works

I have have supervised the following 46 M.Sc. and M.Tech./Sivilingeniør students towards successfully graduation. In addition to these, I am currently supervising five master students.

2013
Sigurd Wien
Efficient Top-K Fuzzy Interactive Query Expansion While Formulating a Query
Lise Bulling
Case-studie av organisatorisk kunnskapsforvaltning i et mellomstort IT-konsulentselskap
Simen Kind Gulbrandsen
Improving News Traders using CRF: Using Conditional Random Fields to reduce Feature Space
Stian Standahl
Søkeapplikasjon i skyene
2012
Susanne Sousa Moseby and Tor Fredrik Eriksen
"Effektiv indexering for Fuzzy søk"
Sofien Lazreg
"Using Information Extraction and Text Classification in an Effort to Support Systematic Literature Reviews"
2011
Alexander Borgerud
"Improving Performance of Biomedical Retrieval using Expectation Maximization"
Stephen Yeboah
"Search Result Reranking Using Clustering"
2010
Jørgen Jervidalo
"Improving Performance of Biomedical Information Retrieval using Document-Level Field Boosting and BM25F Weighting"
Espen Klæboe
"Searching for and identifying Protein Information in the Literature"
Anders Brujordet
"Finding an Optimal Approach for Indexing DNA Sequences"
2009
Dagur Valberg Johannsson
"Biomedical Information Retrieval based on Document-Level Term Boosting"
Aleksander Grande
"A Multimedia Approach to Medical Information Retrieval"
2008
Kjetil Stallemo
"Patient friendly Presentation of Electronic Patient Records"
Ksenia Shevchuk
"Alexander Ranking and clustering of search results Analysis of Similarity graph"
2007
Jon Rune Paulsen
"Optimal Information Retrieval Model for Molecular Biology Information"
Mari Lie Hæreid
"Felles ordbok for identifisering av protein-/genforekomster og interaksjoner i biomedisinske artikkelsammendrag. Muligheter og utfordringer"
Silje Sletteng
"Optimale IR metoder og teknikker for clustring av biomedisinske forskningsdata"
2006
Toril Ormberg Reite
"Automatisk temainndeling"
Aamund Lomheim Bremer
"Techniques and index structures for efficient image retrieval on the web"
John Harald Sevaldsen and Ola Galde
"Searching Biomedical Text Towards Maximum Relevant Results"
Thor Henden Silden
"Search engine for biological information focusing on literature describing genes"
Stian Edvardsen
"Classification of Images using Color CBIR Distance Measures and Genetic Programming: An evolutionary Experiment"
Elena Ivanova
"Automatic adaptation of information in electronic patient records for patients"
Vegard Andre Kosmo
"Efficient Algorithms for Video Segmentation"
Kim-Arthur Sakariassen
"Developing Digital Music Libraries and Audio Retrieval Systems - Current research and studies review"
2005
Lars Helge Strand
"Feature selection in Medline using text and data mining techniques"
Magnus Skuland
"Identification of biomedical entities from Medline abstracts using a dictionary-based approach"
Thomas Eugen Bjørge
"An improved web-based solution for specifying transaction models for CAGISTrans"
Asbjørn Eidevik Østby
"Emnetilknytting av ustrukturert sykepleiedokumentasjon i elektronisk pasientjournalsystem gjennom tradisjonelle tekstgjenfinningsteknikker klassifisering og rammeverk"
2004
Nina Britt Stensås
"Integrating ensembl into the NMC gene annotation database"
Halvor Olav Settemsdal
"Visualisering av Egon-tre"
Stein Rustad and Vidar Vestnes
"Improvement and development of the annotation-database"
Anna Viktorovna Kovalenko
"System fo ridentifying unknown putative orthologs"
2003
Nils Olav Rislå
"Bruk av mobile enheter som instant messaging klient med lokasjonsbestemmelse"
Synnøve Hellevik
"Case studie: Bruken av mobile enheter i nødsituasjoner"
Anita Gusdal and Bent Are Melsom
"Towards XML and JMS in network management"
Frode Fjeldstad
"Case studie: Bruk av mobile omgivelser i politiet"
Dagny Nybø
"Case studie: Håndtering av deling av pasientjournaler"
Are Sætre Pål
"Human interface and the CAGISTrans framework"
2000
Selvåg Rune
"Web-transactions"
Krilic Mufrid
"CAGISTrans: Agent-based programmable transaction management system"