Ola Skavhaug

Ola is an experienced software developer, researcher, and project leader with a PhD in scientific programming. His main areas of technical expertise are mathematical and numerical software development, algorithm development, advanced scripting with modern scripting languages, parallel programming, software testing and deployment, library design, systems programming and scientific visualization.

Through his work, he has obtained an extensive set of skills that allows him to understand and solve challenges in collaboration with customers. Today’s industrial challenges are generally multidisciplinary, and require communication across disciplines to successfully deliver good solutions.

The last few years he has been working in the renewable energy sector in Norway. Among other projects in this field he has been a main developer of SHyFT for doing distributed hydrological modelling and forecasting.