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Jan-Gunnar Anders Persson

Jan-Gunnar Anders Persson, Swedish mechanical engineer, educator. Achievements include patents in field. Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Swedish Society Mechanical Engineers (president 1991), Stockholm Skating Society, Merikarhut Sailing Society, Royal Swedish Yacht Club, Rotary (president district 2350 1989, 2002-2003).

Background

  • Persson, Jan-Gunnar Anders was born on April 12, 1942 in Västerås, Sweden. Son of Alfred and Greta Persson.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm, 1967. Postgraduate, Stockholm University, 1970.

    Career

    • Manager project, specialist Sikob AB, Solna, Sweden, 1967—1972. Manager project Central Laboratory, group manager, Research and Development Atlas Copco AB, Nacka, Sweden, 1972—1987. Associate professor Thermal Engineering Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1987—1988, professor Machine Design, since 1988.

      Technology expert, patent matters Stockholm City Court, Swea Court Appeal, since 1989. Expert panel member European Commission, Brussels, 2001, Brussels, 02, Brussels, 03. Deputy chairman Swedish Foundation Industrial Design, Stockholm, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents in field.

    Membership

    Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Swedish Society Mechanical Engineers (president 1991), Stockholm Skating Society, Merikarhut Sailing Society, Royal Swedish Yacht Club, Rotary (president district 2350 1989, 2002-2003).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, skiing, skating.

    Connections

    • Married Elsa Anna-Karin Aminoff, May 14, 1966. Children: Johan Fredrik, Anna Magdalena Fredrika Persson-Aminoff.
    • father: Alfred Persson
    • mother: Greta Persson
    • spouse: Elsa Anna-Karin Aminoff
    • children: Johan Fredrik Persson
    • Anna Magdalena Fredrika Persson-Aminoff Persson
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    Born April 12, 1942
    (age 75)
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    • 1967
      Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm
    • 1970
      Stockholm University
    • 1967 - 1972
      Manager, Sikob Bachelor of Arts
      Solna, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1967 - 1972
      specialist, Sikob Bachelor of Arts
      Solna, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1972 - 1987
      manager, project Central Laboratory
      Nacka, Vasternorrlands Lan, Sweden
    • 1972 - 1987
      group manager, project Central Laboratory
      Nacka, Vasternorrlands Lan, Sweden
    • 1987 - 1988
      associate, professor Thermal Engineering Royal Institute of Technology
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden