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Martin E. Gustav Helander

Martin E. Gustav Helander, industrial engineer, educator, researcher. Fellow The Human Factos and Ergonomics Society, Ergonomics Society, International Ergonomics Association (president 1994-1997).

Background

  • Helander, Martin E. Gustav was born on May 13, 1943 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Dick A. Viktor and Maria Eugenia (Pettersson) Helander.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1973.

    Career

    • Research assistant Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, 1968-1975. Senior researcher Canyon Research Group, Westlake Village, California, 1977-1982. Member faculty University South Florida, Tampa, 1982-1985.

      Professor Luleå (Sweden) University, 1975-1977, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1985-1994. Linköping (Sweden) University, since 1994. Chair United States Technology Advisory Group to International Standards Organization, 1986-1992.

      Consultant American Telephone & Telegraph Company, International Business Machines Corporation, Xerox Corporation, Eastman Kodak, Bell Laboratories, University of California at Los Angeles, Swedish Telecomms., Ingersoll Rand, National Academy of Sciences, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

    Membership

    Fellow The Human Factos and Ergonomics Society, Ergonomics Society, International Ergonomics Association (president 1994-1997).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, singing, hiking.

    Connections

    • Married Karin I. Lundell (divorced May 1976). Children: Maria K., Andreas M. Married Mahtun M. Khalid, 1996.
    • father: Dick A. Viktor Helander
    • mother: Maria Eugenia (Pettersson) Helander
    • spouses: Karin I. Lundell
    • Mahtun M. Khalid
    • children: Maria K. Helander
    • Andreas M. Helander
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    Born May 13, 1943
    (age 74)
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    • 1967
      Chalmers University of Technology
    • 1973
      Chalmers University of Technology
    • 1968 - 1975
      Research assistant, Chalmers University of Technology
      Göteborg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden
    • 1975 - 1977
      professor, Lule+N (Sweden) University
    • 1977 - 1982
      senior, researcher Canyon Research Group
      Westlake Village, California, United States
    • 1982 - 1985
      member, faculty University South Florida
      Tampa, Florida, United States
    • 1985 - 1994
      professor, Lule+N (Sweden) University
      Buffalo, New York, United States
    • 1994
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