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Jan U. A. Scheffel

Jan U. A. Scheffel, Swedish physics professor. Achievements include research in general semi-analytic spectral method for solving initial-value problems in physics; research in reactor potential of several alternative magnetic fusion concepts. Works promote interest science and technical House Science, Stockholm, 2001.

Background

  • Scheffel, Jan U. A. was born on November 3, 1954 in Arboga, Sweden. Son of Kai University and Mai I. Scheffel.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1978. Doctor, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1984.

    Career

    • Research assistant Royal Institute of Technology, 1979—1984, researcher, 1984—1988, associate professor, 1988—2006, professor, since 2007. Chairman undergraduate studies combined Master of Science programme engineering, education Royal Institute of Technology, since 2002, chairman undergraduate studies open entrance education, since 2002, public information officer Swedish Fusion Research Association, since 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in general semi-analytic spectral method for solving initial-value problems in physics. Research in reactor potential of several alternative magnetic fusion concepts.

    Membership

    Works promote interest science and technical House Science, Stockholm, 2001.

    Connections

    • Married Christina A. B. Birath, December 13, 1990. Children: Julia A. L., Max F. H.
    • father: Kai University
    • mother: Mai I. Scheffel
    • spouse: Christina A. B. Birath
    • children: Julia A. L. Scheffel
    • Max F. H. Scheffel
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    Born November 3, 1954
    (age 63)
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    • 1978
      Royal Institute of Technology
    • 1984
      Royal Institute of Technology