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Optics scientist

Erik Arne Bergqvist, Swedish optics scientist. Achievements include several laser patents including fiber optic temperature sensor.

Background

Bergqvist, Erik Arne was born on October 19, 1934 in Bergsjö, Sweden. Son of Erik Johan and Hilda Irma Bergqvist.

Education

Master of Science in Physics, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1963.

Career

Research engineer Division of Aeronautics, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan Stockholm, 1963-1965, Project Development Inc., Stockholm, 1966-1967. Laser scientist Bofors Inc., Karlskoga, Sweden, 1968-1980, Kigre Inc., Toledo, 1981-1982. Manager optical science Beta Teknik, Bergsjö, 1983-1989.

Project manager fiber optic sensors Ericsson Cables, Hudiksvall, Sweden, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include several laser patents including fiber optic temperature sensor.

Connections

Married Kerstin Mattsson (divorced). Children: Johan, Åsa. Married Jane Maureen Boulter, December 4, 1982.

Children: Christopher, Alexander, Jonathan.

father:
Erik Johan

mother:
Hilda Irma Bergqvist

spouses:
Kerstin Mattsson

Jane Maureen Boulter

children:
Johan Bergqvist

Åsa Bergqvist

Christopher Bergqvist

Alexander Bergqvist

Jonathan Bergqvist