Jan Kenneth Bekkeng

Associate Professor - Electronics
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Visiting address Kjemibygningen 0371 Oslo Sem Sælandsvei 26
Postal address Postboks 1048 Blindern 0316 Oslo

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, Space technology, instrumentation

Publications

  • Thio, Vincent Martello Kwie Hoe; Aparicio, Joaquin; Ånonsen, Kjetil Bergh; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth & Booij, Wilfred (2021). Fusing of a continuous output PDR algorithm with an ultrasonic positioning system. IEEE Sensors Journal. ISSN 1530-437X. doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2021.3134468.
  • Thio, Vincent Martello Kwie Hoe; Aparicio, Joaquin; Ånonsen, Kjetil Bergh & Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2021). Experimental Evaluation of the Forkbeard Ultrasonic Indoor Positioning System. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. ISSN 0018-9456. doi: 10.1109/TIM.2021.3136261.
  • Thio, Vincent; Ånonsen, Kjetil Bergh & Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth (2021). Relative Heading Estimation for Pedestrians Based on the Gravity Vector. IEEE Sensors Journal. ISSN 1530-437X. 21(6), p. 8218–8225. doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2021.3052430.
  • 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 (JGR): 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 (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.
  • (2009). Calibration of a Novel MEMS Inertial Reference Unit. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. ISSN 0018-9456. 58(6), p. 1967–1974. doi: 10.1109/TIM.2008.2006126.
  • (2009). Calibration of a Novel MEMS Inertial Reference Unit. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. ISSN 0018-9456. 58(6), p. 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, p. 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, p. 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, p. 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, p. 543–548.

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  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Carlson, Herbert C; Spicher, Andres; Bekkeng, Tore Andre & Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock [Show all 11 contributors for this article] (2018). The Investigation of Cusp Irregularities Rocket Program.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Carlson, Herbert C; Stausland, Christoffer T; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock & Daabakk, Yvonne [Show all 12 contributors for this article] (2017). Kelvin Helmholtz and Gradient Drift instabilities in ionosphere cusp flow channels.
  • Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock; Moen, Jøran Idar; Saito, Yoshifumi; Chaston, C. C.; Trondsen, Espen & Bekkeng, Tore Andre [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2013). Inertial Alfven waves observed by ICI-2.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Dåbakk, Yvonne Rinne; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Pedersen, A. & Abe, T. [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (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 [Show all 11 contributors for this article] (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 [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (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 [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2010). The first in-situ observations of echoing HF radar backscatter targets.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Abe, T.; Lester, M.; Saito, Y. & Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2010). The first in-situ observations of echoing HF radar backscatter targets, Seventh European Space Weather Week, Brugge.
  • Bekkeng, Tore Andre; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Lindem, Torfinn; Moen, Jøran Idar; Pedersen, Arne & Trondsen, Espen (2009). Development Of A Multi-Needle Langmuir Probe System.
  • 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.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, T. A.; Pedersen, A.; Jacobsen, K. S. & Trondsen, Espen [Show all 16 contributors for this article] (2009). On the investigation of cusp irregularities by sounding rockets.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Pedersen, A.; Trondsen, Espen & Moen, Jøran Idar (2009). Measurements of Cusp Polar Cap Electric Fields on the ICI-2 Rocket.
  • Moen, Jøran Idar; Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth; Bekkeng, T. A.; Pedersen, A.; Jacobsen, K. S. & Trondsen, Espen [Show all 16 contributors for this article] (2009). On the Investigation of cusp irregularities by sounding rockets.
  • Bekkeng, Jan Kenneth & Psiaki, Mark (2006). Attitude Estimation for Sounding Rockets using MEMS gyros.
  • (2005). Development of miniaturised low cost attitude determination system for sounding rockets.
  • 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.
  • (2003). Rocket probe for electric field measurements in PMSE and NLC regions.
  • (2003). Rakettmålinger av elektriske felter i ionosfæren.
  • 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. Unipub forlag. ISSN 1501-7710.

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