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Tord Johan Carl Ekelöf

Tord Johan Carl Ekelöf, Swedish elementary particle physicist, researcher, educator.

Background

  • Ekelöf, Tord Johan Carl was born on September 12, 1945 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Per Olof and Marianne (Hesser) Ekelöf.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, University Uppsala, 1966. M. Engineering, University Uppsala, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, 1972.

    Career

    • Research fellow European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1972, research associate, 1977, 88, 96, staff physicist, 1979. Researcher Swedish Science Research Council, 1983, researcher, reader, 1998. Professor, chair in elementary particle physics Uppsala University.

    Membership

    Member Royal Society Sciences Uppsala, Swedish Physical Society (board directors), European Committee for Future Accelerators (secretary), European Organization of Nuclear Research Committee of the Swedish Science Research Council, Instrumentation Panel of International Committee for Future Accelerators (chairman), High Energy Physics Board of European Physical Society, European Organization of Nuclear Research Experimental Advisory, Super Proton Synchrotron Committee, Large Electron Positron Collider Committee, Swedish Large Hadron Collider Consortium (chairman), International Advisory Committee of RICH Workshops (chairman).

    Connections

    • Married Monique Francoise Gapany, June 23, 1979. 1 child, Nils.
    • father: Per Olof Ekelöf
    • mother: Marianne (Hesser) Ekelöf
    • spouse: Monique Francoise Gapany
    • child: Nils Ekelöf
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    Born September 12, 1945
    (age 72)
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    • 1966
      University Uppsala
    • 1968
      University Uppsala
    • 1972
      University Uppsala
    • 1972
      Research fellow, European Organization of Nuclear Research
      Geneva, Illinois, United States
    • 1998
      researcher, Swedish Science Research Council
      Reader, West Virginia, United States