The 2016 - 2020 winter school series is organized by the Scientific Committee together with the project manager. Members of the scientific committee are chosen as to represent many disciplines and central application areas within eScience.
Inga Berre is professor at the University of Bergen, and her research interests lie in the intersection between computational and applied mathematics and informatics. She has been working with application areas within porous media, geomechanics and simulation of geothermal systems.
André R. Brodtkorb
André R. Brodtkorb is an Associate Professor at the Oslo Metropolitan University and a research scientist at the Oslo Metropolitan University. His research interests include high-performance computing, applied mathematics, numerical simulation, accelerated scientific computing, machine learning and real-time scientific visualization.
Xing Cai is Head of Department at Simula and professor at the University of Oslo. His research field is in the intersection between high performance computing and computational mathematics, and he has been working with application areas including biomedicine, fluid dynamics, and hydrology.
Anne C. Elster
Anne C. Elster is Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and her research topics includes high performance and parallel computing, with a particular emphasis on GPU, cluster, and grid computing. She has worked with application areas including oil and gas, medicine, and computational fluid dynamics.
Johan Hoffman is Professor of Numerical Analysis at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology.
Knut-Andreas Lie is Chief Scientist at SINTEF and Professor II at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. His research field is in the intersection between mathematics and informatics, and he has been working with application areas including reservoir simulation, hydrology, and gas dynamics.
Anders Løland is Assistant Research Director in the Statistical Analysis, Machine Learning and Image Analysis (SAMBA) group at the Norwegian Computing Center.
Hans Ekkehard Plesser
Hans Ekkehard Plesser is Professor at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, and his research interests include high performance computing and the development of scientific software. He has been working with application areas including computational neuroscience and network simulations.
Geir Storvik is Professor at the University of Oslo, and senior researcher at the Norwegian Computing Center. His main research field lies within computational statistics, and he has been working with application areas within ecology, evolutionary synthesis, and biology.