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Engineering educator

Bengt Åke Lundberg, Swedish engineering educator. Member of International Union for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (representative Sweden since 1991).

Background

Lundberg, Bengt Åke was born on January 28, 1943 in Härnösand, Sweden. Son of Birger and Svea Lundberg.

Education

Master in Engineering Physics, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 1972.

Career

Staff scientist Atlas Copco AB, Stockholm, 1967—1971, Institute CERAC S.A., Ecublens, Switzerland, 1971—1974. Professor solid mechanics Luleå University, Sweden, 1973—1992, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1992—2010, professor emeritus, since 2010. Visiting professor University Aix-Marseille II, France, 1985, University Bordeaux I, France, 1990, l'École Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France, 2004, l'Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Rennes, France, 2005—2008, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, 2007.

Secretary-general EUROMECH - European Mechanics Society, 1993—1997. Adjunct director research Swedish Defense Research Agency, Stockholm, 1993—2005.

Membership

Member of International Union for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (representative Sweden since 1991).

Connections

Married Pranee Chavalitsakulchai, 1993. 1 child Christer.

father:
Birger Lundberg

mother:
Svea Lundberg

spouse:
Pranee Chavalitsakulchai

child:
Christer Lundberg