Harald P-J Thunem

Principal Scientist

Education:

  • 1989: MSc in Physical Chemistry, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway
  • 1993: PhD in Physical Chemistry, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway (Coalescence in Dense Water/Oil Dispersions)

Positions:

  • 1990-1993: Research Scientist at SINTEF (PhD)
  • 1994-1999: Research Scientist at IFE
  • 1999-2000: Senior Software Designer at Nokia Networks, Copenhagen
  • 2000: Senior Software Designer at L.M. Ericsson, Copenhagen
  • 2000-2002: Senior Software Designer at Nokia Mobile Phones, Copenhagen
  • 2002- : Principal Scientist at IFE

Main R&D activities:

  • Project manager for the project CORD-SEP (production separators)
  • Project manager for the Vision-Based Diagnostics project (HRP)
  • Project manager for the Advanced Control and Automation Support project (HRP)
  • Project manager for the Diagnostic Decision Support project (HRP)
  • Project manager for the ESS (European Spallation Source) “Logbook” project, focusing on providing ESS with an electronic logbook
  • Project manager for the ESS (European Spallation Source) project “Client software development for the integrated control system”
  • Project manager for the Collaborative Diagnostic Decision Making project (HRP)

Sole developer of numerous software tools, including TRACE (Traceability of Requirements for Analysable Computerised Environments), Vision (condition monitoring based on continuous thermographic analysis), ShapeShifter (graphical application framework), MFM Suite (automatic analysis of MFM models for process diagnostics and prognostics)