Curriculum Vitae - Mats Carlin

Personal Mats Carlin
Born 6 March 1967
Swedish nationality
Married, 3 children
Aims To contribute to the creation of valuable products and software through systematic methodical development with a focus on user needs and concerns.
Employment 2007-present : Research Director at SINTEF
Managing 25 researchers within Optical Measuirement Systems and Data Analysis

2002-2006 : Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Lumex AS
Managing product development in a small software based company within image analysis/character recognition.

1992-2002 : Research scientist at SINTEF
Senior scientist with scientific responsibility for the computer vision group at SINTEF.
Project management and supervision of projects with a total budget of 12 MNOK.

1991-1991 : Scientific trainee at the Multimedia lab of the Norwegian Telecommunication Authorities
1990-1990 : Scientific trainee at Brno Technical University and Vitkovice Steel & Iron Plant in Czechoslovakia
1988-1989 : Engineer at the Computer services division of the Norwegian Telecommunication Authorities.

Education 1996-2000 : PhD (dr.scient) at the University of Oslo
"Improving shape similarity retrieval systems" at the applied industrial mathematics group at the department for informatics.

1986-1991 : MSc ( at the Norwegian Institute of Technology in Trondheim
"Neural nets for empirical modelling" at the signal processing group at the department for telecommunications.

1991 : Preparatory exam in linguistics and phonetics at the University of Trondheim
1988 : Examen Philosophicum at the University of Oslo

Social engagement Member of the board of GasSecure AS 2010-present
Member of the board of Sinvent AS 2009-present
Member of the board of OptoSense AS 2007-present
Controller and member of the board in Evje School Band 2008-2010
Coach for Jutuls ice hockey childrens teams (G94 and G97) 2003-2010
Employee member of the board at Lumex AS 2003-2006
Chairman of the board at the joint property of Vallerveien 150/152 since 1998-2007
Employee member of the board at the Research institutes kindergarten 1999-2000
Student member of the board at the Norwegian Institute of Technology 1990.
Special qualifications
  • Strategic and operational management
  • Intellectual property rights management
  • Special interest in developing technological spin-offs
  • Optical measurement systems
  • Computer vision & image analysis
  • Planar and spatial geometry
  • Machine vision design
  • Statistical and mathematical modelling
  • Metrology applications
  • Real-time programming
  • Signal processing
  • Instrumentation
  • Artificial neural networks
Main achievements Creating a sound economical situation for the department of Optical measurement systems at SINTEF during the finance crisis
Programming manufacturing data mining tools for Hydro Aluminium Extrusion.
Machine vision design for reverse vending machines for Tomra Systems ASA.
Seabed classification systems for multibeam and single beam echo sounders for Kongsberg Simrad Subsea AS.
Programming the neural network kernel of dGB Earth Sciences BV seismic interpretation tools.
Metrology measurement system for air brake fittings for Raufoss AS.
Several pending patents within image processing.
© Carlin Invest AS 2003-2010