Finn Aakre Haugen

PhD, Docent

CV


Contact information:

  • Visiting address at work: University College of Southeast Norway, Kjølnes ring 56, Porsgrunn, Norway.
  • Postal address at work: University College of Southeast Norway, Faculty of Technology, P O Box 235, N-3603 Kongsberg, Norway.
  • E-mail address: finn.haugen@usn.no.
  • Skype account: finn.haugen@usn.no.
  • Mobile telephone: +47 97019215

Positions:

  • Docent at Faculty of Technology, Natural Sciences and Maritime Sciences, University College of Southeast Norway (Norwegian: Høgskolen i Sørøst-Norge)
  • Consultant (part-time) in mathematical modeling and control at VEAS wastewater treatment plant, Slemmestad, Norway.

Main interests and skills:

  • Teaching
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Simulator development
  • Automatic control
  • State estimation
  • Optimization
  • Signal processing
  • Biological processes, in particular anaerobic digestion for biogas production
  • Programming in LabVIEW, Matlab and Simulink
  • Textbook writing

Projects:

  • Modeling and control of a wood chip tank. (Matlab/Simulink.) Norske Skog, Tofte, Norway. 1996.
  • Development of a supervision and control system for an experimental rig for fish research. (LabVIEW). Norwegian Agricultural University. 1999.
  • Development of a supervision and control system for an experimental biological combustion rig. (LabVIEW.) Norwegian Agricultural University. 1999.
  • Optimization of a temperature control system for a temperature calibrator. (Matlab/Simulink.) TEFT-project for Instrutek AS, Larvik, Norway. 1996-97.
  • Modeling and simulation of a clutch servo system. Telemark University College and Kongsberg Automotive. (Matlab/Simulink, and LabVIEW). 2000.
  • Consultancy (modeling, simulation and control). Ignis Photonyx, Norway. 2005.
  • Development of a logging program for an explosion rig. (LabVIEW.) Telemark University College. 2005.
  • Development of a logging program for a process trainer. (LabVIEW.) Telemark University College. 2005.
  • Development of a measurement and control system for a multiphase experimental rig (water, oil, air). (LabVIEW.) Norsk Hydro and Telemark University College. 2006.
  • Development of an educational process control trainer (heated air tube). Telemark University College. (Cooperation with Eivind Fjelddalen.) 2006.
  • Development of data acquisition and presentation system for powder pressure system. (LabVIEW.) Telemark University College. (Cooperation with Eivind Fjelddalen.) 2008.
  • Development of measurement and control systems for three biogas reactors. (LabVIEW.) Telemark University College. (Cooperation with Eivind Fjelddalen.) 2008.
  • Design and control of a test-rig for underwater lifting operations. Force Technology AS and MicoMarine AS. 2009.
  • Development of an automatic test system. (LabVIEW.) Cody AS/ABB AS, Skien. 2008-2012.
  • Development of a simulator with alternative control systems for a heave-compensation system for a company in Norway. (Confidentiality applies.) 2016.
  • Development of a matematical model and a simulator with a model-based predictive controller (MPC) and PI controller for the inflow system of the VEAS wasterwater treatment plant in Slemmestad, Norway. 2016-.
  • Development of a LabVIEW-based monitoring and control system for a biorefinery plant at Bygdø Kongsgård (King’s Farm), Oslo. 2016-.
  • Development of a LabVIEW-based dynamic simulator and consultancy about control of a hydraulic servo mechanism, Westcon AS, Norway. 2016-.

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Learning resources:

Textbooks:

  • Anvendt reguleringsteknikk - text-book and excercise book (in Norwegian), Tapir Acedemic Publisher, 1990.
  • Regulering av dynamiske systemer, bind 1 - text-book and excercise book (in Norwegian), Tapir Acedemic Publisher, 1994.
  • Regulering av dynamiske systemer, bind 2 - text-book and excercise book (in Norwegian), Tapir Acedemic Publisher, 1996.
  • Webprogrammering med JavaScript, PHP og MySQL (in Norwegian), Tapir Academic Publisher, 2003.
  • Websideutvikling med HTML og CSS, (in Norwegian) Tapir Academic Publisher, 2003.
  • Praktisk reguleringsteknikk - text-book and excercise book (in Norwegian), Tapir Academic Publisher, 2003
  • Dynamiske systemer - text-book and excercise book (in Norwegian), Tapir Academic Publisher, 2003.
  • Lær SIMULINK trinn for trinn (in Norwegian), Tapir Academic Publisher, 2003.
  • Lær MATLAB trinn for trinn (in Norwegian), Tapir Academic Publisher, 2004.
  • Advanced Dynamics and Control - text-book and exercise book. TechTeach, 2010.
  • Reguleringsteknikk, bind 2, 2014. Fagbokforlaget
  • Basic Dynamics and Control. Exercises with solutions. TechTeach, 2010. (Free.)

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Updated 28 January 2017 by Finn Aakre Haugen