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Kurt Ove Steinvall

Kurt Ove Steinvall, Swedish physicist, researcher. Recipient Swedish Navy award, Stockholm, 1990, Swede-Ocean award, Stockholm, 1991. Member Optical Society of America, Society Photo-optical Engineers, Royal Academy Defence Science (award 1989).

Background

  • Steinvall, Kurt Ove was born on September 20, 1944 in Bureá Västerbotten, Vaslerbotten, Sweden. Son of Ernst Johannes and Valborg Elizabeth (Persson) Steinvall.

  • Education

    • Master in Physics, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers Institute of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1974.

    Career

    • Research engineer Swedish National Defense Research Institute, Stockholm, 1970-1972, head laser technical group Linkoping, Sweden, 1978-1990, research director Sweden, since 1990.

    Membership

    Member Optical Society of America, Society Photo-optical Engineers, Royal Academy Defence Science (award 1989).

    Personality

    Interests

    Summer house, wild life, skiing, skating.

    Connections

    • Married July 5, 1974 (divorced 1986). Children: Maria, David, Jacob.
    • father: Ernst Johannes Steinvall
    • mother: Valborg Elizabeth (Persson) Steinvall
    • spouse: July 5
    • children: Maria Steinvall
    • David Steinvall
    • Jacob Steinvall
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    Born September 20, 1944
    (age 72)
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    • 1969
      Uppsala University
    • 1974
      Chalmers Institute of Technology
    • 1970 - 1972
      Research engineer, Swedish National Defense Research Institute
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

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