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Niels Aakvaag

Senior Research Scientist

Niels Aakvaag

Senior Research Scientist

Niels Aakvaag
Phone: 905 28 397
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Department: Smart Sensor Systems
Office: Oslo

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1900531/

Human motion analysis is a valuable tool for assessing disease progression in persons with conditions such as multiple sclerosis or Parkinson’s disease. Human motion tracking is also used extensively for sporting technique and performance analysis as well as for work life ergonomics evaluations...

Authors Silje Ekroll Jahren Niels Aakvaag Frode Strisland Andreas Vogl Alessandro Liberale Anders Liverud
Year 2021
Type Academic article
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1779960/

This paper describes the design, implementation and test results of a battery-operated wireless airflow sensor for use in mining applications. The sensor uses ultrasonic transducers for flow estimation and the ISA100 standard for wireless communication. The work demonstrates the feasibility of the...

Authors Carel Kruger Niels Aakvaag John Isaac Trond Bakken Warren Bilgeri Bruno Silva
Year 2019
Type Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1496926/

SAMMENDRAG: Økt digitalisering, automatisering og elektrifisering Fremtidens transportsektor vil kjennetegnes av økt digitalisering, automatisering og elektrifisering. I denne rapporten redegjør vi for generelle teknologitrender og teknologitrender som er forventet å ha spesifikk betydning for...

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1461936/

This report investigates the technological basis for low power, low bitrate, medium range, wireless transmission of environmental sensor data. This is a typical 'Internet of Things' (IoT) application, and most of our findings are therefore generally applicable to the wider IoT field. The report...

Authors Isabelle Tardy Niels Aakvaag Bård Myhre Roy Bahr
Year 2017
Type Report
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1334480/

Wireless communication is an important part of everyday life, but has until recently been considered too unreliable for use in industrial processes. In particular, there has been reluctance to accept wireless systems as part of safety critical operations. This report considers the pros and cons of...

Year 2015
Type Report
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/1217391/

Approximately 70% of South African mines are classified as fiery, where methane gas potentially could cause explosions. The number of flammable gas reports and accidents are increasing steadily for both gold and platinum mines. However, there is less awareness of the hazards of methane in hard rock...

Authors A.M. Abu-Mahfouz S.J. Isaac C.P Kruger Niels Aakvaag Britta Matilda Grennberg Fismen
Year 2014
Type Academic chapter/article/Conference paper