Bjarne Foss

Bjarne Foss
Professor of Engineering Cybernetics, NTNU

Bjarne Foss is a professor of Engineering Cybernetics at NTNU since 1989 and holds a doctorate degree from the same institution. He was a visiting professor at the University of Texas at Austin. He has authored more than 200 papers and supervised 25 PhD students. Foss is the founder of two SMEs: Cybernetica and Solution Seeker, and was the director of the Gas technology Center at NTNU and SINTEF from 2003 to 2008. Currently he is Program manager of Reservoir management and Production optimization at the IO Center, NTNU. Foss has recently received Tekna’s prize (Norwegian Society of Chartered Technical and Scientific Professionals) for pedagogical innovation and IBM Open Collaborative Faculty Award (2010, 2011). Foss has been a member of NTNU’s University Board for more than 8 years.