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Mechanical engineer

Henry Ervin Islo, American, Swedish mechanical engineer. Achievements include invention of welding apparatus, sputter control, coupling apparatus; patents for small scale transport, wagon building system. Recipient Baush & Lomb Honorary Science award; grantee Alde Nilsson Trust Fund prize, King of Sweden, 1991. Member of Swedish Operations Research Society, Association SIMULA Users (treasurer), Sigtuna Rotary Club 2004, Mu Alpha Theta.

Background

Islo, Henry Ervin was born on September 16, 1943 in Milwaukee. Son of Henry and Gertrude (Rutter) Islo.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, University Stockholm, 1975. Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1984. Technology License, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1990.

Career

Engineer AGA Gas Division, Stockholm, 1968—1971. Machine designer Alfredeen Teknik AB, 1974—1982. Technical computations SIKOB AB, 1982—1989.

System analyst Air Force-Industriteknik AB, 1994—2000. Information system Ericsson Radio Systems, Kista, 2000—2002. Modeling & simulation People & Systems, Sigtuna, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of welding apparatus, sputter control, coupling apparatus. Patents for small scale transport, wagon building system.

Membership

Member of Swedish Operations Research Society, Association SIMULA Users (treasurer), Sigtuna Rotary Club 2004, Mu Alpha Theta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sport diving, gardening.

Connections

Married Britt-Marie Elgenfors, October 15, 1979. 2 children.

father:
Henry Islo

mother:
Gertrude (Rutter) Islo

spouse:
Britt-Marie Elgenfors