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Christer Martinus Svensson

engineering educator

Christer Martinus Svensson, Swedish engineering educator. Achievements include 10 patents in field. Recipient Royal Academy Engineering Sciences award, 1991. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Background

Svensson, Christer Martinus was born on November 17, 1941 in Borås, Sweden. Son of Martin G. and Ingrid (Nilsson) Svensson.

Education

Master of Science, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University, 1970.

Career

Research assistant Chalmers University, Gothenburg, 1973-1978. Associate professor Linköping (Sweden) University, 1978-1986, professor, since 1986, vice dean, 1990-1996. Board directors Technology Bridge Foundation, Linköping, 1993-2000, Switchcore AB, since 1997, Optillion, since 1999, Bluetronics, since 1999).

Achievements

  • Achievements include 10 patents in field.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Gun B. Bånvik. Children: Helena, Daniel, Erik, Torkel.

father:
Martin G. Svensson

mother:
Ingrid (Nilsson) Svensson

spouse:
Gun B. Bånvik

children:
Helena Svensson

Daniel Svensson

Erik Svensson

Torkel Svensson