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Björn Erik Thorsten Wittenmark

Björn Erik Thorsten Wittenmark, Swedish electrical engineering educator, researcher. Recipient Book award International Federation Automatic Control, 1993. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; member Royal Physiographic Society.

Background

  • Wittenmark, Björn Erik Thorsten was born on March 7, 1943 in Växjö, Sweden. Son of Thorsten and Anna-Greta (Ryding) Petersson.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Lund Institute of Technology, Sweden, 1966. Doctor of Science, Lund Institute of Technology, Sweden, 1973.

    Career

    • Senior lecturer Lund Institute of Technology, 1970-1989, professor, since 1989. Vice president research Lund University, since 2003.

    Membership

    Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member Royal Physiographic Society.

    Connections

    • Married Karin Judith Lenhoff, August 22, 1964. Children: Emma, Ida, Johanna, Karl.
    • father: Thorsten Petersson
    • mother: Anna-Greta (Ryding) Petersson
    • spouse: Karin Judith Lenhoff
    • children: Emma Wittenmark
    • Ida Wittenmark
    • Johanna Wittenmark
    • Karl Wittenmark
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    Born March 7, 1943
    (age 74)
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    • 1966
      Lund Institute of Technology
    • 1973
      Lund Institute of Technology
    • 2003
      vice president, research Lund University

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