Elin Fjeld

Associate professor

Faculty of Technology, Natural Sciences and Maritime Sciences
Department of Electrical engineering, Information Technology and Cybernetics
Campus Porsgrunn (B-237B)

Responsibilities

Teaching EE3515 Physics for Electrical Engineering (Bachelor)

Teaching EPE1116 High Voltage Technology (Master)

Teaching EPE2416 Physics for Electrical Power Engineering (Master)

CV

Work experience:

2017 - today: Asociate Professor, University College of Southeat Norway (USN), Porsgrunn.

2014 - 2017: Post. Doc., University College of Southeast Norway (HSN), Porsgrunn.

2007 - 2008: Researcher, Norwegian Defence and Research Establishment (FFI), Horten.

 

Education:

2014: Ph.D. in Electrical Power Engineering, Telemark University College

2007: M.Sc. in Technology (Applied Physics), NTNU

 

International work:

2014 - today: Member of Cigré working group A3.36: 

Application and Benchmark of Multi Physics Simulation and Engineering Tools for Temperature Rise Calculation

 

2008 - 2014: Member of Cigré working group A3.24:

Tools for the Simulation of the Effect of the Internal Arc in Transmission and Distribution Switchgear

Publications

Kriegel, Martin; Fjeld, Elin; Pedersen, Atle; Nikolic, Paul Gregor; Krampert, Thomas; Snajdr, Jaroslav

Benchmark Case of Multiphysics Simulation for Temperature Rise Calculation. CMDM 2019 Cigré, 2019.

Fjeld, Elin; Rondeel, Wilhelm; Hagen, Svein Thore; Saxegaard, Magne.
Estimating the temperature rise of load break switch contacts in enclosed MV switchgear. CIRED Conference Proceedings, 2017.

Fjeld, Elin; Rondeel, Wilhelm; Vaagsaether, Knut; Attar, Elham.
Influence of heat source location on air temperatures in sealed MV switchgear. CIRED Conference Proceedings 2017.

Fjeld, Elin; Rondeel, Wilhelm; Saxegaard, Magne.
Temperature rise in a load break switch. 62nd IEEE Holm Conference on Electrical Contacts, 2016.

Fjeld, Elin; Hagen, Svein Thore.
Small-scale arc fault testing of medium voltage metal enclosed switchgear. IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 2015.

Fjeld, Elin; Rondeel, Wilhelm; Vaagsaether, Knut; Saxegaard, Magne; Skryten, Pål; Attar, Elham.
Thermal design of future medium voltage switchgear. CIRED Conference Proceedings, 2015.

Fjeld, Elin; Hagen, Svein Thore; Bjerketvedt, Dag; Rondeel, Wilhelm.
Cloud formation during high current arcs in air. Int. Conference on Gas Discharges and Their Appl. 2014.

Fjeld, Elin; Hagen, Svein Thore; Oyvang, Thomas; Vaagsaether, Knut; Bjørtuft, Tom Rune; Skryten, Pål; Granhaug, Ole; Stangherlin, Silvio.
Small scale arc fault testing of medium voltage switchgear. CIRED Conference Proceedings, 2013.

Oyvang, Thomas; Rondeel, Wilhelm; Fjeld, Elin; Hagen, Svein Thore; Vaagsaether, Knut.
Energy based evaluation of gas cooling related to arc faults in medium voltage switchgear. CIRED Conference Proceedings, 2013.

Fjeld, Elin; Hagen, Svein Thore; Bjerketvedt, Dag; Rondeel, Wilhelm.
Radiation measurements og high current arcs in air. Int. Conference on Plasma and Ionized Gases, 2011.

Oyvang, Thomas; Fjeld, Elin; Rondeel, Wilhelm; Hagen, Svein Thore.
High current arc erosion on copper electrodes in air. 57th IEEE Holm Conference on Electrical Contacts, 2011.

Fjeld, Elin; Hagen, Svein Thore.
Electrode erosion by arc discharges in air. Int. Conference on Gas Discharges and Their Appl., 2010.

Fjeld, Elin; Hagen, Svein Thore.
Small scale arc fault testing in air. CIRED Conference Proceedings, 2009.