Nils-Olav Skeie


Fakultet for teknologi, naturvitenskap og maritime fag
Institutt for elektro, IT og kybernetikk
Campus Porsgrunn (B-250A)
Teaching Bsc and Msc students in sensor measurement systems, soft sensors, software engineering and industrial IT - Supervision of Bsc and MSc student projects, and PhD students - Leader of the SMART research group, with focus on data driven models for energy usage and assistance in buildings, cities, and predictive maintenance in production, including machine learning.


1. Teaching Courses at BSc and MSc level in:

  • Sensor measurement systems,
  • Soft Sensors,
  • Software Engineering; Object-oriented Analysis, Design and Programming,
  • Industrial IT,
  • System Design.

2. Supervision of B.Sc projects, M.Sc projects, M.Sc. thesis and PhD students.

3. Leader of the SMART research group.


Research areas:

  • soft sensors and data driven models,
  • sensor/actuator networks,
  • measurement and monitoring systems,
  • measurement of oil/water separators,
  • level measurements,
  • smart buildings and smart city,
  • welfare technology, assisitng people in smart buildings and smart cities,
  • predictive maintenance,
  • machine learning.