PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Marianne Bakken, Faculty of Science and Technology (REALTEK) will defend her PhD thesis "Explainable and Data-efficient Learning for Visual Guidance of Autonomous Agri-robots"
Norwegian title of thesis:
"Forklarbar og dataeffektiv maskinlæring for visuell styring av autonome landbruksroboter"
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
"Control approaches for visual navigation"
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday 1 October 2021
10:15 Trial lecture
12:15 Public defence
Venue: Zoom (https://nmbu.zoom.us/j/63016722649) &
Festsalen, Urbygningen (U215)
First opponent: Senior Research Scientist Francois Chaumette, National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation (Inria), France
Second opponent: Associate Professor Alexander Binder, University of Oslo, Norway
Committee coordinator: Professor Ingunn Burud, REALTEK, NMBU
Main supervisor: Professor Pål Johan From, REALTEK, NMBU
Co-supervisors: Senior researcher Richard Moore, SINTEF; Researcher Johannes Kvam, SINTEF
This public defence will be partly digital due to Covid-19. All are welcome to witness the digital defence, but please read and abide by the guidelines stated below. This is required for the defense to run without interruptions and noise.
Guidelines for attending the defense via Zoom:
You will first be placed in the waiting room. Please introduce yourself with your name and affiliation.
Put your microphone on mute and do not use your camera.
If anyone wishes to oppose Ex Auditorio, please ask your question in the chat before the 1st opponent finishes his or her opposition.
Testing of your own equipment is advised before attending.
The doctoral thesis is available for public review. If you want access to the thesis in pdf, please send an email to phd-realtek(at)nmbu.no.
Please include name of candidate and thesis number 2021:73, ISSN: 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1849-3