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Professor Thor I. Fossen
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Distinctions:

2022 Elected to the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
2022 Fellow of AAIA (Asia-Pacific Artificial Intelligence Association)
2016 Fellow of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
1998 Elected to the Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences

Awards/Honors:

2022-2024 Research.com. Electronics and Electrical Engineering in Norway Leader Award
2015 International Federation of Automatic Control MCMC'15 Best Regular Paper Award for "A Virtual Vertical Reference Concept for GNSS/INS Applications at the Sea Surface" together with T. H. Bryne and T. A. Johansen
2009 Gave the “Peachman Lecture” at the University of Michigan, USA
2008 Arch T. Colwell Merit Award at the SAE World Congress for "Nonlinear Observer for Vehicle Velocity Estimation" together with L. Imsland, T. A. Johansen, J. C. Kalkkuhl and A. Suissa
2006 Award for Excellence in Physical Science and Mathematics for the Springer Handbook on Robotics
2002 Automatica Best Paper Prize for "Nonlinear Passive Weather Optimal Positioning Control (WOPC) System for Ships and Rigs: Experimental Results" together with J. P. Strand

Orders:

1994 Knight of the Order of the Golden Feedback Loop

Fellowships:

1993 Harry Borthens Fellowship on Ship Research
1989 Fellowship from the “NATO Science Fellowship Program 20114”
1989 Fulbright Scholarship
1988 PhD Scholarship from the Norwegian Research Council under the Program for Robotic Research
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