Even Thorbergsen

Curriculum Vitae

[Norsk versjon].

Born:28 May 1951 in Harstad (Northern Norway)
Address:Admiral Storheills gate 7, NO-8900 BRØNNØYSUND, Norway
Phone:+47 9282 9798


Work experience

1976 - 1980Research engineer at the Norwegian University for Science and Technology (NTNU).
1981 - 1996Research engineer at SINTEF.
1996Computer engineer at SINTEF porting ultra-sound scanner software to Windows NT.
1985 - 1995Manager of a computer installation cooperation project with a budget of USD 150- 300,000.
1997 -Managing own software company Frigosoft with main product FrigoSim. Operated during free time after October 1999.
1999 - 2003System developer at Interconsult (now Cowi).
2003System developer at the Brønnøysund Register Centre.
2003 - 2007Adviser at the Brønnøysund Register Centre.
2007 - 2018Senior adviser at the Brønnøysund Register Centre.

Specialist areas

  1. Development of computer code for numerically-based modelling of transient thermal conduction and refrigerating and heat pump plants.
  2. Web applications development: HTML, ASP (Active Server Pages), JavaScript
  3. Semantic technologies: UML, XML, XML Schema, Semantic MediaWiki

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Education details


  1. Thorbergsen, E.: "Study of a class of methods for solving orbital problems", Dissertation for Master's Degree, NTNU Division of Numerical Mathematics, April 1976 (in Norwegian).
  2. Frivik, P.-E., Thorbergsen, E., Del Giudice, S. and Comini, G: "Thermal Design of Pavement Structures in Seasonal Frost Areas", Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 99, p. 533-540, November 1977.
  3. Frivik P.-E., Thorbergsen, E.: "Thermal Design of Artificial Soil Freezing Systems", 2nd International Symposium on Ground Freezing", Trondheim 1980.
  4. Thorbergsen, E.: "Heat accumulation in ground structures in combination with heat pumps", Thesis for the PhD degree, NTNU August 1980 (in Norwegian).
  5. Thorbergsen, E.: "Calculation of seasonal storage of heat in soil, rock and water. How is this done in Norway?", Lecture at a seminar within "Nordic cooperation on seasonal storage of heat", Gotenburg October 1983 (in Norwegian).
  6. Thorbergsen, E.: "PROSIM, a Program System Simulating Heat Pump Plants", International Institute of Refrigeration, Commission E2, Trondheim, June 1985.
  7. Thorbergsen, E., Nonino C., "Three-dimensional Calculation of Soil Freezing using Concentric Pipes", Paper at XVIIth International Congress of Refrigeration, Vienna, August 1987.
  8. Thorbergsen, E.: "PROSIM Introduction - Getting started with PROSIM.", SINTEF Refrigeration Engineering, 1987.
  9. Thorbergsen, E.: "PROSIM Report - Detailed description of PROSIM", SINTEF Refrigeration Engineering, 1987.
  10. D.C. Goodall, E. Thorbergsen, T. Utheim: "Back Analysis of Heat Load on Selected Thermal Storages", International Conference on Storage of Gases in Rock Caverns, Trondheim, 1989.
  11. Thorbergsen, E.: "Design Programs for Compression Heat Pump Refrigeration Systems and Components", 3rd International Energy Agency Heat Pump Conference, Tokyo, Japan, March 1990.
  12. Thorbergsen, E.: "PC Program for Design of Public Halls in Rock Caverns - Modelling and User Interface", International Symposium on Underground Openings for Public Use, Gjøvik, Norway, June 1994.
  13. Alves-Filho, O., Strømmen, I., Thorbergsen, E.: "A Simulation Model for Heat Pump Dryer Plants for Fruits and Roots", Drying Technology, Volume 15, Number 5, 1997.
  14. Thorbergsen, E.: "Requirements of a State-of-the-Art Computer Tool for Heat Pump Design", Poster at 6th International Energy Agency Heat Pump Conference 1999, Berlin, May 31 - June 2, 1999.
  15. Lilleng, J., Thorbergsen, E.: "A New Methodology for Designing Electronic Forms Promoting Reuse of Information Carriers", XML Europe 2004, Amsterdam, April 18-21 2004.


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