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Christer Martinus Svensson

Christer Martinus Svensson, Swedish engineering educator. Achievements include 10 patents in field. Recipient Royal Academy Engineering Sciences award, 1991. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Svensson, Christer Martinus was born on November 17, 1941 in Borås, Sweden. Son of Martin G. and Ingrid (Nilsson) Svensson.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University, 1970.

    Career

    • Research assistant Chalmers University, Gothenburg, 1973-1978. Associate professor Linköping (Sweden) University, 1978-1986, professor, since 1986, vice dean, 1990-1996. Board directors Technology Bridge Foundation, Linköping, 1993-2000, Switchcore AB, since 1997, Optillion, since 1999, Bluetronics, since 1999).

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include 10 patents in field.

    Membership

    Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Gun B. Bånvik. Children: Helena, Daniel, Erik, Torkel.
    • father: Martin G. Svensson
    • mother: Ingrid (Nilsson) Svensson
    • spouse: Gun B. Bånvik
    • children: Helena Svensson
    • Daniel Svensson
    • Erik Svensson
    • Torkel Svensson
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    Born November 17, 1941
    (age 75)
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    • 1965
      Chalmers University
    • 1970
      Chalmers University
    • 1973 - 1978
      Research assistant, Chalmers University
      Gothenburg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden
    • 1990 - 1996
      associate, professor Link+

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