Peter Axel Nielsen


Aalborg University

Dept. of Computer Science

Selma Lagerlöfs Vej 300, DK-9220 Aalborg, Denmark


M +45 2128 4155 T +45 9940 8912


In my research I address systems development and how it may be improved, sometimes also known as software process improvement. The research approach is mostly action research. The frameworks applied include: knowledge management, social network analysis, organisational influence processes, innovation processes.


Recent research publications are on: business and software development, agile software development, agile development + UX, influence processes in IS implementation, organisational culture in a software company.


Research Centre + projects

Our Research Centre for Socio+Interactive Design brings researchers together on digital innovation, software design, interaction design in a social context. Current research project are on: Agile SW + UX Design; Risk Management Dashboards; Digital innovation in municipalities.


3rd Leg Activity

CLINES is a 3rd leg EU project where the purpose is to develop North Denmark as an eco-system for smart cities and embedded systems together with the regions of Flanders, Basque Country, and Bavaria.