Per Høeg

Associate Professor - Plasma and Space Physics
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Phone +47-22855666
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 24 Fysikkbygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1048 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Academic interests

Space physics, plasma physics, ionosphere, magnetosphere, waves and instabilities, turbulence, space weather, GPS, GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System)

Courses taught


Previous work experience

  • Professor, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), DTU Space   -   (2009 - 2017)
  • Professor, Aalborg University (AAU), Department of Electronic Systems   -   (2004 - 2009)


  • Ph.D. (Physics), University of Copenhagen, Denmark   -   (1987)
  • M.Sc. (Geophysics), University of Copenhagen, Denmark   -   (1981)


Tags: Space physics, plasma physics, ionosphere, magnetosphere, waves and instabilities, turbulence


von Benzon, H-H, Høeg, P, and Durgonics, T, 'Analysis of Satellite-Based Navigation Signal Reflectometry: Simulations and Observations', IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 9, 10, 4879-4883, 2016. DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2015.2510667

Wickert, J, Andersen, OB, G., B, Cardellach, E, B., C, Gommenginger, C, Høeg, P, Jäggi, A, Jakowski, N, Kern, M, Lee, T, Martin-Neira, M, Pierdicca, N, Semmling, M, Shum, CK, and Zuffada, C, ‘GNSS-Reflectometry with GEROS-ISS: Overview and recent results’, Proceedings of the IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS, 2015

Høeg, P, Prasad, R, and Borre, K, Impact of Atmosphere Turbulence on Satellite Navigation Signals, in Satellite Communications and Navigation Systems, E. Del Re, and M. Ruggieri (Eds.), Springer Verlag, 2008

Kirchengast, G, and Høeg, P, The ACE+ Mission: An Atmosphere and Climate Explorer Based on GPS, GALILEO, and LEO-LEO Radio Occultation, in Occultations for Probing Atmosphere and Climate, G. Kirchengast, U. Foelsche, and A. K. Steiner (Eds.), Springer Verlag, 2004

Escudero, A, Schlesier, AC, Rius, A, Flores, A, Rubek, F, Larsen, GB, Syndergaard, S, and Høeg, P, Ionospheric Tomography Using ØRSTED GPS Measurements, Phys. Chem. Earth, 25, 2, 123-126, 2001

Mortensen., MD, and Høeg, P, Inversion of GPS Occultation Measurements Using Fresnel Diffraction Theory, Geophys. Res. Lett., 25, 13, 2441-2444, 1998

Høeg, P, Directional Changes in the Irregularity Drift during Artificial Generation of Striations, Physica Scripta, 33, 469-474, 1985

Stubbe, P, Kopka, H, Rietveld, MT, Frey, A, Høeg, P, Kohl, H, Nielsen, E, Rose, G, LaHoz, C, Barr, R, Derblom, H, Hedberg, Å, Thidé, B, Jones, TB, Robinson, T, Brekke, A, Hansen, T, and Holt, O, Ionospheric Modification Experiments with the Tromsø Heating Facility, J. Atmos. Terr. Phys., 47, 12, 1151-1163, 1985

Haldoupis, C, Høeg, P, and Nielsen, E, Doppler Spectrum Anisotropy in One-meter Irregularity Auroral Backscatter, Radio Sci., 20, 4, 676-688, 1985

Goertz, GK, Nielsen, E, Korth, A, Høeg, P, Haldoupis, C, Glassmeier, KH, and Hayward, D, A Ground Signature of Flux Transfer Events, J. Geophys. Res, 90, A5, 4069-4078, 1985

Primdahl, F, Bahnsen, A, Ejiri, M, Høeg, P, Marklund, G, Maehlum, BN, Olesen, JK, Ungstrup, E, and Zanetti, LJ, Rocket-borne and Ground-based Observations of Coincident Field-aligned Currents, Electron Beams, and Plasma Density Enhancements in the Afternoon Auroral Oval, Planet. Space Sci., 32, 5, 561-583, 1984

  • Durgonics, T; Komjathy, A; Verkhoglyadova, O; Shume, EB; von Benzon, H-H; Mannucci, AJ; Butala, MD; Høeg, P & Langley, RB (2017). Multiinstrument observations of a geomagnetic storm and its effects on the Arctic ionosphere: A case study of the 19 February 2014 storm. Radio Science.  ISSN 0048-6604.  52, s 146- 165 . doi: 10.1002/2016RS006106 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Høeg, P; Nielsen, TS & Olsen, A (2017). Copenhagen ITS: Forsøg med wifi-baseret positionering på H.C. Andersens Boulevard. Trafik & Veje.  ISSN 1903-7384.  94(8), s 39- 42 Full text in Research Archive.

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  • Fragner, H; Dielacher, A; Zangerl, F; Koudelka, O; Høeg, P; Beck, P & Wickert, J (2017). PRETTY: Grazing altimetry measurements based on the interferometric method.
  • Høeg, Per (2017). Cross-validation of TEC maps from ESA Ionosphere Expert Service Centre.
  • Høeg, Per (2017). Disruption of GNSS - Time for Backup.
  • Høeg, Per (2017). Space weather and signatures of polar cap patches.

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