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scientific computing educator

Einar Gustaf Vilhelm Lundqvist, Swedish scientific computing educator. Chairman local school board, Valsätra, Uppsala, 1976-1979. With Swedish Navy, 1952-1954.

Background

Lundqvist, Einar Gustaf Vilhelm was born on October 3, 1930 in Lycksele, Lappland, Sweden. Son of Karl Gustav Wilhelm and Henny Vilhelmina Charlotta (Anderson-Thele) Lundqvist.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1967.

Career

Programmer, Quantum Chemistry Group, Uppsala, 1957-1960; teacher mathematics, Uppsala U., 1960-1965; director studies department science computing, Uppsala U., 1965-1979; head department science computing, Uppsala U., 1979-1990; senior lecturer, Uppsala U., since 1990. Invited professor University of California at Los Angeles, 1982. Chairman international conferences Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, 1972.

Chairman 13th world congress International Association Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, Dublin, 1991, member technical commission on computational fluid dynamics.

Membership

Chairman local school board, Valsätra, Uppsala, 1976-1979. With Swedish Navy, 1952-1954.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history of sciences, philosophy, photography.

Connections

Married Märta Anna Elisabeth Petersson, June 11, 1960. Children: Annika Katarina Helena, Lars Peter.

father:
Karl Gustav Wilhelm Lundqvist

mother:
Henny Vilhelmina Charlotta (Anderson-Thele) Lundqvist

spouse:
Märta Anna Elisabeth Petersson

children:
Annika Katarina Helena Lundqvist

Lars Peter Lundqvist