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PhD candidate

Svein Anders Tunheim

Svein Anders is a PhD research fellow at the University of Agder. He completed his MSc degree in Electrical Engineering at The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in 1991. From 1992 to 1996 he worked as research scientist at SI (Senter for Industriforskning) and SINTEF within the field of mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs).

He was co-founder of Chipcon, a leading global supplier of low-power radio frequency ICs and radio protocols. Chipcon was acquired by Texas Instruments in 2006. The latest years he has worked with technology companies mainly through board member positions. He has a broad range of technology interests, including IC design, radio communications and machine learning. Currently, at CAIR, he is working on low-power hardware implementations of machine learning systems based on the Tsetlin Machine.