Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1979.
Anders Björner is a Swedish professor of mathematics, Department of Mathematics, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. His research interest is combinatorics, as well as the related areas of algebra, geometry, topology, and computer science. His other positions include director of the Mittag-Leffler Institute and editor-in-chief of Acta Mathematica
Anders Björner is a recognized expert in algebraic and topological combinatorics.
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences]
Anders Björner is a 1983 recipient of the Pólya Prize, and is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences since 1999.
Married Christine Kast, April 29, 1967. Children: Edward, Katja, Siri, Elise.