Terje Tjelta


Senior Research Scientist

Telenor Research

Terje Tjelta is Senior Research Scientist at Telenor Research. He received the MSc degree in physics from the University of Bergen, Norway, in 1980, and Dr. Philos from the University of Tromsø in 1997. He joined Telenor in 1980, spend one year in 1984/85 at Centre national d’Études des Télécommunications in France, and is part time lecturer at University Graduate Center at Kjeller, Norway, since 1995. His research covers radio communications systems. He has experience from several international co-operative research projects and standardisation activities for the International Telecommunication Union (ITU-R). He has experience includes being co-ordinator of several European collaborative projects. Tjelta is steering board member and vice chair of the European industry driven research forum (European Technology Platform) NetWorld2020 and board member of the 5G Infrastructure Association, which is the private counterpart of 5G PPP.