Most recent publications:

Milenko, K., et al., Micro-lensed optical fiber probe for surface-enhanced Raman scattering measurements, Optics Letters, in press.

Jernelv, I. L., Milenko, K. B., Fuglerud, S. S., Hjelme, D. R., Ellingsen, R., Aksnes, A., A Review of Optical Methods for Continuous Glucose Monitoring, Applied spectroscopy reviews, in press.

Kölle, K., Fougner, A. L., Lundteigen, M. A., Carlsen, S. M., Ellingsen, R., and Stavdahl, Ø., Risk Analysis for the Design of a Safe Artificial Pancreas Control System, Health and Technology, Oct 2018.

Staal, O. M., Hansen, H. M. U., Christiansen, S. C., Fougner, A. L., Carlsen, S. M., and Stavdahl, Ø., Differences Between Flash Glucose Monitor and Fingerprick Measurements, Biosensors, 8(4):93, Oct 2018.

Dirnena-Fusini, I., Åm, M. K., Fougner, A. L., Carlsen, S. M., and Christiansen, S. C., Intraperitoneal, subcutaneous and intravenous glucagon delivery and subsequent glucose response in rats: A randomized controlled crossover trial, BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care, 6(1):e000560, Nov 2018.

Åm, M. K., Kölle, K., Fougner, A. L., Dirnena-Fusini, I., Bösch, P., Ellingsen, R., Hjelme, D. R., Stavdahl, Ø., Christiansen, S. C., and Carlsen, S. M., Effect of sensor location on continuous intraperitoneal glucose sensing in an animal model, PLoS One, 13(10):e0205447, Oct 2018.

Kölle, K., Unstad, K. A. F., Fougner, A. L., and Stavdahl, Ø., Fault Detection in Glucose Control: Is it Time to Move beyond CGM Data?, Conference Proceedings of the 10th IFAC Symposium on Biological and Medical Systems (IFAC BMS 2018), São Paulo, Brazil, 3–5 September 2018.

Fuglerud, S. S., Milenko, K., Jernelv, I. L., Aksnes, A., Ellingsen, R., and Hjelme, D. R., A miniaturized ball-lensed fiber optic NIR transmission spectroscopy-based glucose sensor, in Advanced Photonics 2018 (Optical Sensors), Zürich, Switzerland, 2–5 Jul 2018.

Jernelv, I. L., Milenko, K., Ellingsen, R., Hjelme, D. R., and Aksnes, A., Improving Multivariate Analysis in Mid-Infrared Spectroscopy for Biosensing, in Advanced Photonics 2018 (Photonic Networks and Devices), Zürich, Switzerland, 2–5 Jul 2018.

Milenko, K., Fuglerud, S. S., Jernelv, I. L., Aksnes, A., Ellingsen, R., and Hjelme, D. R., Towards Fiber-Optic Raman Spectroscopy for Glucose Sensing, in Advanced Photonics 2018 (Specialty Optical Fibers), Zürich, Switzerland, 2–5 Jul 2018.

Staal, O. M., Sælid, S., Fougner, A. L., and Stavdahl, Ø., Kalman smoothing for objective and automatic preprocessing of glucose data, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, in press.

More publications:

— A list of all scientific publications from the APT group can be found in Cristin.

— A list of other publications and patents by APT members can be found here.

Former employees of the APT research group:

K. Kölle Konstanze Kölle received her MSc degree in Chemical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University and worked for APT as a PhD candidate from May 2014 until September 2018. Her PhD thesis is entitled Towards a Safe Artificial Pancreas: Meal Detection and the Intraperitoneal Route and the public defence will be 7 Dec 2018. The main supervisor has been Associate Professor Øyvind Stavdahl and the co-supervisors have been Professor Sven M. Carlsen and Associate Professor Anders Fougner. Funded mostly by Samarbeidsorganet (the Liaison Committee between the Central Norway Regional Health Authority and NTNU) and in part by the Research Council of Norway (grant no. 248872).
 

Former students of the APT research group:

E. P. R. da Cruz

Eduardo Pelizzari Raizel da Cruz was an IAESTE student with the Dept. of Electronic Systems and APT during Fall 2018. He is a senior year Electrical Engineering major student at Western Paraná State University, Brasil. His previous work focused on sensor programming, signal processing, tests and measurements. He worked on data logging and implementation of real-time glucose prediction in the lab. Supervised by Silje S. Fuglerud.
M. S. Zakariassen

Mathias Sunde Zakariassen pursued his MSc thesis at Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering during Spring 2018, on a topic related to APT and development of an intraperitoneal port. Supervised by Terje Rølvåg.
K. H. Hopland

Karoline Holst Hopland pursued her MSc thesis at Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering during Spring 2018, on a topic related to APT and development of an intraperitoneal port. Supervised by Terje Rølvåg.
S. B. Kjeldby

Snorre Braathen Kjeldby pursued his MSc thesis at Dept. of Electronic Systems during Spring 2018, on a topic related to APT and optical spectroscopy methods for glucose sensing. Supervised by Karolina Milenko, Astrid Aksnes, Dag Roar Hjelme and Reinold Ellingsen.
K. Kvello

Kaja Kvello pursued her MSc thesis at Dept. of Engineering Cybernetics during Spring 2018, on a topic related to APT and meal detection. Supervised by Konstanze Kölle and Anders Fougner.
K. A. Unstad

Karl Arthur Unstad pursued his MSc thesis at Dept. of Engineering Cybernetics during Winter 2017/2018, on a topic related to APT and fault detection. Supervised by Konstanze Kölle, Anders Fougner and Øyvind Stavdahl.
S. Ihle Stephan Ihle, MSc in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology with a specialization in Neurotechnology. He graduated from the the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich (ETHZ), Switzerland in Aug 2017. Stephan worked with APT for 3 months in Fall 2017 during an IAESTE internship.
H. K. Arild

Helene Kongshavn Arild pursued her term project at Dept. of Engineering Cybernetics during Fall 2017, on a topic related to APT and system identification. Supervised by Anders Fougner and Øyvind Stavdahl.
S. Hukkelås

Snorre Hukkelås pursued his term project at Dept. of Engineering Cybernetics during Fall 2017, on a topic related to APT and glucose monitoring. Supervised by Anders Fougner and Øyvind Stavdahl.
R. T. Nøstbakken

Roar Tordahl Nøstbakken pursued his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics during Spring 2017, on a topic related to APT. Roar will study the possibilities for using additional sensor modalities to identify and suppress motion artefacts in non-invasive glucose measurements.
S. Nagarajah

Sajeetha (Gita) Nagarajah pursued her MSc in Pharmacy at Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children's and Women's Health during Fall 2016 and Spring 2017, on a topic related to APT. In an animal model she investigated how intraabdominal administration of glucagon affects circulating glucose level. Supervised by Sven M. Carlsen.
A. Danielsen

Albert Danielsen pursued his BSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics during spring 2017, on a topic related to APT and glucose sensor calibration rig. Supervised by Patrick Bösch and Pål Gisvold.
A. Nilsen

Anders Nilsen pursued his BSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics during spring 2017, on a topic related to APT and glucose sensor calibration rig. Supervised by Patrick Bösch and Pål Gisvold.
A. H. Grøvdal

Axel Hansen Grøvdal pursued his BSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics during spring 2017, on a topic related to APT and glucose sensor calibration rig. Supervised by Patrick Bösch and Pål Gisvold. He has also been working in an internship for APT during summer and fall 2017.


Eirik Knævelsrud pursued his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics during Oct 2016 - Feb 2017, on a topic related to APT and mathematical modeling. Supervised by Anders Fougner and Sverre Hendseth.




Nicolay Berge Erlbeck received his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics in June 2016, on a topic related to APT, mathematical modeling and real-time system identification. Supervisors: Øyvind Stavdahl, Konstanze Kölle and Anders Fougner.




Per Magnus Walmsness received his MSc degree at Department of Physics in June 2016. MSc thesis: Design and Analysis of Optical Fiber Probes for Glucose Sensing in the Peritoneal Cavity. Supervisor: Ursula Gibson.




Lars Magnus Kaasa received his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics in July 2016, on a topic related to APT and adaptive glucose control. MS thesis: Simulert adaptiv regulering av blodsukkernivå hos diabetikere [in Norwegian]. Supervisor: Øyvind Stavdahl.




Kaj Andreas Palm received his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics in June 2015, on a topic related to APT and intraperitoneal glucose sensing. Supervisor: Øyvind Stavdahl.




Håkon Øyen received his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics in June 2015. MSc thesis: Pulsatile insulin infusion in closed-loop glucose control in diabetes mellitus type 1. Supervisors: Øyvind Stavdahl, Anders Fougner and Konstanze Kölle.


Petter Rossvoll received his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics in February 2015. MSc thesis: Optical dip probes for near-infrared spectroscopic glucose sensing in peritoneal fluid. Supervisors: Øyvind Stavdahl and Anders Fougner.


Hans Erik Frøyen received his MSc degree at Department of Engineering Cybernetics in June 2014. MSc thesis: Algorithms for closed-loop glucose control in diabetes and intensive-care patients. Supervisors: Øyvind Stavdahl and Anders Fougner.
 
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