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chemist , Engineering researcher , consultant

Aina Birgitta Håfors, Swedish engineering researcher, wood conservation chemist, consultant. Certified occupational health engineer. Member International Council Museums, Swedish Chemical Society, American Chemical Society (cellulose paper and textiles division), Swedish Genealogy Society, Swedish Botany Society.

Background

Håfors, Aina Birgitta was born on October 25, 1934 in Kalmar, Sweden. Daughter of Fridolv and Brita Laurentia (Theorin) Bobeck.

Education

Master of Science, University Lund and Stockholm, Sweden, 1961. Postgraduate, University Stockholm and Umeå, Sweden, since 1961.

Career

Conservation analyst, research chemist, Wasa Board, Stockholm, 1961-1964; conservation analyst, research chemist, Swedish National Maritime Museum, Stockholm, 1964-1978; conservation manager, Swedish National Maritime Museum, Stockholm, 1978-1992; conservation manager, Vasa Museum, Stockholm, since 1992. Member reference group Scandinavian Archaeometry Center, Gothenburg, Sweden, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Certified occupational health engineer.

Membership

Member International Council Museums, Swedish Chemical Society, American Chemical Society (cellulose paper and textiles division), Swedish Genealogy Society, Swedish Botany Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Genealogy, botany, travel and excursions.

Connections

Married Arne Eigil Håfors, May 27, 1956.

father:
Fridolv Bobeck

mother:
Brita Laurentia (Theorin) Bobeck

spouse:
Arne Eigil Håfors