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O. Kyrre Thalberg

O. Kyrre Thalberg, Swedish research scientist, chemical engineer. Achievements include invention of pyramidal phase diagram for polyelectrolyte-surfactant systems; research in mixing method for pharmaceutical powders for inhalation; development of dry powder granulation method for turbuhaler.

Background

  • Thalberg, O. Kyrre was born on September 13, 1957 in Oslo, Norway. Arrived in Sweden, 1963. Son of Bjorn T. and Margareth Thalberg.

  • Education

    • MChemE, Lund University, Sweden, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, Lund University, Sweden, 1990.

    Career

    • Scientist Pharmacia AB, Uppsala, Sweden, 1983—1986. Research scientist Astra AB, Lund, 1991—1996. Manager Astrazeneca AB, 1997—2006, principal scientist, 2006—2008.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include invention of pyramidal phase diagram for polyelectrolyte-surfactant systems. Research in mixing method for pharmaceutical powders for inhalation. Development of dry powder granulation method for turbuhaler.

    Personality

    Interests

    Backpacking, skiing, running.

    Connections

    • Children: Olof, Joel.
    • father: Bjorn T.
    • mother: Margareth Thalberg
    • children: Olof Thalberg
    • Joel Thalberg
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    Born September 13, 1957
    (age 59)
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    • 1982
      Lund University
    • 1990
      Lund University
    • 1983 - 1986
      Scientist, Pharmacia Bachelor of Arts
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1991 - 1996
      research scientist, Astra Bachelor of Arts
      Lund, Nevada, United States