Jan Kenneth Bekkeng

Associate Professor - Electronics
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Visiting address Kjemibygningen Sem Sælandsvei 26 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1048 Blindern 0316 OSLO
Other affiliations Department of physics

Academic Interests

Sounding rockets, instrumentation and measurement techniques, printed circuit board design, data acquisition, PC-based instrumentation, embedded systems, VHDL and FPGA, electrical field measurements in space plasma, attitude determination of spacecrafts, navigation, estimation, Kalman filtering, MEMS, IR-systems, LabVIEW programming

Teaching

Higher education and employment history

  • PhD in physics (2007)
  • Senior scientist at The Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (2007 -)
Tags: Electronics, instrumentation, Space technology

Publications

  • Oksavik, Kjellmar; Moen, Jøran Idar; Lester, M; Bekkeng, Tore Andre & Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2012). In situ measurements of plasma irregularity growth in the cusp ionosphere. Journal of Geophysical Research - Space Physics.  ISSN 2169-9380.  117(A11) . doi: 10.1029/2012JA017835
  • Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Jacobsen, Knut Stanley; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Lindem, Torfinn; Lebreton, JP; Moen, Jøran Idar & Pedersen, Arne (2010). Design of a multi-needle Langmuir probe system. Measurement science and technology.  ISSN 0957-0233.  21(8) . doi: 10.1088/0957-0233/21/8/085903
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2009). Calibration of a Novel MEMS Inertial Reference Unit. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement.  ISSN 0018-9456.  58(6), s 1967- 1974 . doi: 10.1109/TIM.2008.2006126 Show summary
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2009). Calibration of a Novel MEMS Inertial Reference Unit. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement.  ISSN 0018-9456.  58(6), s 1967- 1974 . doi: 10.1109/TIM.2008.2006126
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth & Psiaki, Mark (2008). Attitude estimation for sounding rockets using microelectromechanical system gyros. Journal of Guidance Control and Dynamics.  ISSN 0731-5090.  31, s 533- 542
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Booij, W. & Moen, Jøran Idar (2005). Development of miniaturized low cost attitude determination system for sounding rockets. ESA SP.  ISSN 0379-6566.  SP590, s 281- 286
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth & Moen, Jøran Idar (2003). Rocket probe for electric field measurements in PMSE and NLC Regions. Proceedings / ESA Symposium on the European Rocket and Balloon Programmes and Related Research.  ESA SP-530, s 333- 338
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Pedersen, Arne & Aase, J. G. (2003). ICI-1: A new sounding rocket concept to observe micro-scale physics in the cusp ionosphere. Proceedings / ESA Symposium on the European Rocket and Balloon Programmes and Related Research.  ESA SP-530, s 543- 548

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  • Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock; Moen, Jøran Idar; Saito, Yoshifumi; Chaston, C. C.; Trondsen, Espen; Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth & Pedersen, Arne (2013). Inertial Alfven waves observed by ICI-2.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Dåbakk, Yvonne Rinne; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Pedersen, A.; Abe, T.; Saito, Y.; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Baddeley, Lisa; Lorentzen, Dag Arne & Sigernes, Fred (2013). INVESTIGATION OF A CUSP FLOW CHANNEL BY THE ICI-3 SOUNDING ROCKET.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Dåbakk, Yvonne Rinne; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Lorentzen, Dag Arne; Baddeley, Lisa; Abe, T.; Saito, Y.; Ogawa, Yasunobu; Robert, P & Yeoman, T (2012). Investigation of reversed flow channel events by the ICI-3 sounding rocket.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Pedersen, Arne; Abe, T; Saito, Y; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Lorentzen, Dag Arne; Sigernes, Fred & Lester, Mark (2011). In-situ observations of plasma instabilities in the F-region cusp/polar cap ionosphere.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Abe, T.; Lester, M.; Saito, Y.; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Jacobsen, K. S. & Bekkeng, Tore Andre (2010). The first in-situ observations of echoing HF radar backscatter targets, Seventh European Space Weather Week, Brugge.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Abe, T.; Lester, M.; Saito, Y.; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Jacobsen, Knut Stanley & Bekkeng, Tore Andre (2010). The first in-situ observations of echoing HF radar backscatter targets.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, T. A.; Trondsen, Espen; Agnalt, T. A. & Moen, Jøran Idar (2009). Instrumentation and mechanical boom systems for the ICI-2 rocket, 19th ESA Symposium on European Rocket and Balloon Programmes and Related Research.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Pedersen, A.; Trondsen, Espen & Moen, Jøran Idar (2009). Measurements of Cusp Polar Cap Electric Fields on the ICI-2 Rocket.
  • Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Lindem, Torfinn; Moen, Jøran Idar; Pedersen, Arne; Trondsen, Espen & Lebreton, Jean-Pierre (2009). Development Of A Multi-Needle Langmuir Probe System.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, T. A.; Pedersen, A.; Jacobsen, K. S.; Trondsen, Espen; Rinne, Y.; Abe, T.; Saito, Y.; Søraas, F.; Oksavik, K.; Skjæveland, Å.; Lorentzen, D. A.; Sigernes, F.; Ogawa, Y.; Milan, S. E. & Lester, M. (2009). On the Investigation of cusp irregularities by sounding rockets.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, T. A.; Pedersen, A.; Jacobsen, K. S.; Trondsen, Espen; Rinne, Y.; Abe, T.; Saito, Y.; Søraas, F.; Oksavik, K.; Skjæveland, Å.; Lorentzen, D. A.; Sigernes, F.; Ogawa, Y.; Milan, S. E. & Lester, M. (2009). On the investigation of cusp irregularities by sounding rockets.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Moen, Jøran Idar & Booij, W. (2007). Prototype Development of a Low-Cost Sounding Rocket Attitude Determination System and an Electric field Instrument. Series of dissertations submitted to the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Oslo.. 591.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth & Psiaki, Mark (2006). Attitude Estimation for Sounding Rockets using MEMS gyros.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2005). Development of miniaturised low cost attitude determination system for sounding rockets.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2003). Rakettmålinger av elektriske felter i ionosfæren.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2003). Rocket probe for electric field measurements in PMSE and NLC regions.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth & Pedersen, Arne (2003). ICI-1: A new sounding rocket concept to observe micro-scale physics in the cusp ionosphere.

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