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Harald Ulrik Sverdrup

chemical engineering educator

Harald Ulrik Sverdrup, Norwegian chemical engineering educator.

Background

Sverdrup, Harald Ulrik was born on January 31, 1954 in Hamar, Norway. Arrived in Sweden, 1980. Son of Rolv and Elise (Sverdrup) Rasmussen.

Education

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.

Career

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Back country hiking, painting, stamp collecting/philately, linguistic studies of ancient scripts.

Connections

Married Christina Fredriksson, August 18, 1984. Children: Ulrik, Rasmus, Olav, Ellen, Carl Axel.

father:
Rolv Rasmussen

mother:
Elise (Sverdrup) Rasmussen

spouse:
Christina Fredriksson

children:
Ulrik Sverdrup

Rasmus Sverdrup

Olav Sverdrup

Ellen Sverdrup

Carl Axel Sverdrup