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Engineering educator

Alfons Seth Mikael Lindholm, Swedish engineering educator. Certified in electrochemical power sources. Recipient distinguished medals and crosses. Captain Finnish Army, 1939-1944. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Lindholm, Alfons Seth Mikael was born on July 29, 1916 in Karis, Nyland, Finland. Son of Karl Emil and Elin Hilma (Tenlenius) Lindholm.

Education

Master of Science, Åbo Academy, Finland, 1945. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1965.

Career

Production manager Kopparfors Corporation, Fors, Sweden, 1947-1949. Head electrochemical school EKA AB, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1949-1950. Senior master Technology School, Borås, Sweden, 1951-1962.

Researcher lecturer Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, 1962-1965. Head research department TUDOR AB, Electricity Supply Board (United States of America), Nol, Sweden, 1964-1974. Associate professor Royal University of Technology, Stockholm, 1974-1986.

Consultant VARTA Ltd., TUDOR AB, Stockholm, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Certified in electrochemical power sources.

Membership

Captain Finnish Army, 1939-1944. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Literature, poetry, carpentry, outdoor activities.

Connections

Married Freja Ingeborg Rantanen, February 1, 1942. Children: Ingeborg, Ulla-Maria, Anders, Thomas.

father:
Karl Emil Lindholm

mother:
Elin Hilma (Tenlenius) Lindholm

spouse:
Freja Ingeborg Rantanen

children:
Ingeborg Lindholm

Ulla-Maria Lindholm

Anders Lindholm

Thomas Lindholm