Team leaders

Publications ‘Technology and method development’

Martin Ludvigsen
RA-C leader
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Frank Nilsen
RA-C co-leader
The University Centre in Svalbard


Yang, R., Utne, I.B., Liu, Y., Paltrinieri, N. (2020). Dynamic Risk Analysis of Operation of the Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV). Proceedings of the 30th European Safety and Reliability Conference and the 15th Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference. Edited by Piero Baraldi, Francesco Di Maio and Enrico Zio. Research Publishing, Singapore.


Fossum, T. O.,Fragoso, G. M., Davies, E. J., Ullgren, J., Mendes, R., Johnsen, G., Ellingsen, I.H., Eidsvik, J., Ludvigsen, M., Rajan, K. (2019) Toward adaptive robotic sampling of phytoplankton in the coastal ocean. Science Robotics, 4: eaav304. doi:10.1126/scirobotics.aav3041

Fragoso, G. M., Davies, E. J., Ellingsen, I. H., Chauton, M. S., Fossum, T O., Ludvigsen, M., Steinhovden, K., Rajan, K., Johnsen, G. (2019) Physical controls on phytoplankton size structure, photophysiology and suspended particles in a Norwegian biological hotspot. Progress in Oceanography, 175: 284-299. doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2019.05.001


Fossum, T.O., Eidsvik, J., Ellingsen, I., Alver, M.O., Fragoso, G.M., Johnsen, G., Mendez, R., Ludvigsen, M. and Rajan, K. (2018). Information-driven robotic sampling in the coastal ocean. Journal of Field Robotics, 35: 1101-1121.