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educator , paper technology researcher

Ernst Ludwig Back, Swedish paper technology researcher, educator. Served with Swedish Army, 1949-1950. Fellow Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry; member Society Chemical Engineers, Swedish Society Pulp and Paper Engineering.

Background

Back, Ernst Ludwig was born on November 6, 1923 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. Arrived in Sweden, 1939. Son of Moritz and Paula (Hecht) Back.

Education

Master of Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1947. DrTL, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1955. Doctor of Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1960.

Career

Research assistant, associate Swedish Forest Products Laboratory, Stockholm, Sweden, 1947-1959. Nils Troedsson fellow University Washington, 1956-1957. Head Central Laboratory, Swedish Fiberboard Mills, Stockholm, Sweden, 1959-1968.

Head fiber bldg board department Swedish Forest Products Research Laboratory, Sweden, 1968-1989. Professor paper technical department Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, since 1980. President Feedback Consulting E&E Back KB, 1989.

Membership

Served with Swedish Army, 1949-1950. Fellow Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry. Member Society Chemical Engineers, Swedish Society Pulp and Paper Engineering.

Connections

Married Beda Erna Emilia Petterson, September 25, 1953. Children: Solveig, Per, Cecilia.

father:
Moritz Back

mother:
Paula (Hecht) Back

spouse:
Beda Erna Emilia Petterson

children:
Solveig Back

Per Back

Cecilia Back