Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, 1979. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Lund (Sweden) University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Lund (Sweden) University, 1985.
Docent, Lund (Sweden) University, 1990.
Board directors K.A. Rasmussen a/s, Hamar, since 1979, chairman board, 1980-1985. Research associate University Lund, 1981-1985, assistant professor chemical engineering, 1985-1990, associate professor chemical engineering, 1990-1994, professor at faculty of chemical engineering, since 1994. Director Lund University masters program in environmental science, since 1995.
Board directors International Science and Technology, Inc., Sweden/United States, 1989-1992. Corporate scientific advisor Dynamac Corporation, Rockville, Maryland, and Cape Kennedy Space Center, Florida, since 1992.
Married Christina Fredriksson, August 18, 1984. Children: Ulrik, Rasmus, Olav, Ellen, Carl Axel.