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Claes Göran Sture Granqvist

Claes Göran Sture Granqvist, Swedish solid state physics researcher, educator. Recipient Arnberg prize Swedish Academy of Sciences, Best Invention of Year award, Government of Sweden, 1989. Member Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences, REg. Scientarium Society Upsaliensis.

Background

  • Granqvist, Claes Göran Sture was born on December 25, 1946 in Helsingborg, Sweden. Son of Sture and Majken Granqvist.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1974.

    Career

    • Professor Chalmers University, Gothenburg, 1989-1993, director materials science center, 1989-1993. Professor Uppsala (Sweden) University, since 1993, vice rector, since 1997.

    Membership

    Member Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences, REg. Scientarium Society Upsaliensis.

    Personality

    Interests

    Antique books, bookbinding.

    Connections

    • Married Martha J. Garrett. 1 child, Daniel.
    • father: Sture Granqvist
    • mother: Majken Granqvist
    • spouse: Martha J. Garrett
    • child: Daniel Granqvist
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    Born December 25, 1946
    (age 70)
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    • 1974
      Chalmers University
    • 1989 - 1993
      Professor, Chalmers University
      Gothenburg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden
    • 1993
      professor, Uppsala (Sweden) University
    • 1997
      professor, Uppsala (Sweden) University