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Johan Nils Olov Granlund

Johan Nils Olov Granlund, Swedish pavement engineer. Achievements include establishment of relations between road roughness and human whole-body vibration during various transportation modes (trucks, ambulance, etc.); development of ergonomically correct road repair methods and traffic calming speed humps.

Background

  • Granlund, Johan Nils Olov was born on March 18, 1969 in Sollefteå, Ångermanland, Sweden. Son of Ragnar Nils and Britt-Marie Ellen Granlund.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Ångström, Härnösand, Sweden, 1989. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Luleå University of Technology, 1996.

    Career

    • Research and Development engineer Plastic and Rubber Institute, Sweden, 1989. Road engineer Swedish Road Administration, 1991-1996, pavement engineering specialist, 1996-1997, pavement management specialist, 1997-2000, road profilometry specialist Borlänge, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include establishment of relations between road roughness and human whole-body vibration during various transportation modes (trucks, ambulance, etc.). Development of ergonomically correct road repair methods and traffic calming speed humps.

    Membership

    Lieutenant Swedish Air Force, 1990. Member Scandinavian Vibration Society, Swedish Project Management Association, International Institute Acoustics and Vibration.

    Connections

    • Married Kristina Eva Monica Frisendahl. Children: Ellinor, Eloise, Elin, Engla, Evelina.
    • father: Ragnar Nils
    • mother: Britt-Marie Ellen Granlund
    • spouse: Kristina Eva Monica Frisendahl
    • children: Ellinor Granlund
    • Eloise Granlund
    • Elin Granlund
    • Engla Granlund
    • Evelina Granlund
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    Born March 18, 1969
    (age 48)
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    • 1989
      Ångström
    • 1996
      Luleå University of Technology
    • 1989
      Research and Development engineer, Plastic and Rubber Institute
      Sweden