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Per Anders Tunestål

Per Anders Tunestål, combustion engineer, educator. Achievements include research in control of Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) combustion for engines. Fellowship, Swedish Research Council for Engineering Sciences, 1994-2000.

Background

  • Tunestål, Per Anders was born on May 21, 1968 in Malmö, Sweden. Son of Stig Alve and Astrid Margareta Tunestål.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Engineering Physics, Lund University, Sweden, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Heat and Power Engineering, Lund University, Sweden, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University California, Berkeley, 2000.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Lund University, Sweden, 2000—2005, associate professor Sweden, since 2005. Second lieutenant Swedish Military, 1988—2003.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in control of Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) combustion for engines.

    Membership

    Member of Society of Automotive Engineers (vice chairman controls and calibration committee 2006-2008, chairman since 2008), Round Table Sweden (table treasurer 2004-2006, vice president 2006-2007, chairman since 2008).

    Connections

    • Married Christina Birgitta Persson, May 30, 1998. 1 child Thyra.
    • father: Stig Alve
    • mother: Astrid Margareta Tunestål
    • spouse: Christina Birgitta Persson
    • child: Thyra Tunestål
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    Born May 21, 1968
    (age 49)
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    • 1993
      Lund University
    • 2001
      Lund University
    • 2005
      Assistant, professor Lund University
      Sweden

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