Dr. Rolf Nordhagen, University of Oslo, Norway
Dr. Rolf Nordhagen is professor (emeritus) at the University of Oslo Centre
for Information Technology Service (USIT).
From 1972 to 1988 he was Director of the Oslo University Computer Centre,
and formerly a professor of Physics.
He has been a member of steering groups and boards, sometimes as chairman,
in the forming years of the Norwegian academic network UNINETT, and the
Nordic network NORDUnet, and is regarded as one of the founding parents
of networking in the areas.
In recent years he has been involved in projects for supporting networking
in East-European countries, primarily in the Baltics, and is currently
member and chairman of the NATO Advisory Panel on Computer Networking,
engaged in Inernet support in Caucasus and Central Asia.