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Hernan Tinoco, Chilean engineer. Achievements include patents for method for reducing lining wear of arc furnaces; patents for mixers for fluid with different temperatures at pipe junctions, steam separators. Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Nuclear Swedish Society, American Physical Society.

Background

Tinoco, Hernan was born on August 17, 1944 in Santiago, Chile. Son of Octavio Tinoco and MArta Bravo.

Education

Degree in mechanical engineering, University Concepcion, Chile, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1981.

Career

Lecturer physics University Concepcion, Chile, 1968—1973. Assistant lecturer mechanics Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1974—1981. Senior engineer Allmänna Svenska Elektriska Aktiebolaget ATOM, Vaessteraas, 1984—1987.

Associate professor fluid mechanics Luleaa University of Technology, 1987—1988. Senior research engineer, vice manager Vattenfall Utveckling AB, Aelvkarleby, 1988—1994. Manager Startekno AB, Stockholm, since 1994.

Visiting professor University Concepcion, 1995—1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for method for reducing lining wear of arc furnaces. Patents for mixers for fluid with different temperatures at pipe junctions, steam separators.

Membership

Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Nuclear Swedish Society, American Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running.

Connections

Married Anne-Lena Tinoco-Fritjofsson, January 31, 1984. Children: Javiera, Isabel.

father:
Octavio Tinoco

mother:
MArta Bravo

spouse:
Anne-Lena Tinoco-Fritjofsson

children:
Javiera Tinoco

Isabel Tinoco