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materials science educator

Jan-Åke Schweitz, Swedish materials science educator. High sea skipper certified; rock blaster certified.

Background

Schweitz, Jan-Åke was born on July 1, 1945 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden. Son of Erik and Ella-Greta (Olsson) Schweitz.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1967. Master of Science in Engineering, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1969. Doctor of Science in Engineering, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1975.

Career

Lecturer Uppsala University, 1975-1977, associate professor, 1977-1982, acting professor, 1982-1994, professor, since 1994. Inspector Engineering Students' Association, Uppsala University, since 1994. Member steering committee International Conference Solid State Sensors and Actuators, since 1995.

Director Center for Surface and Microstructure Technology, Uppsala, since 1996, Strategic Center for Advanced Micro Engineering, Uppsala, since 1996.

Achievements

  • High sea skipper certified. Rock blaster certified.

Connections

Married Ewa-Lena Christina Carlsson, April 9, 1983. 1 child, Erika.

father:
Erik Schweitz

mother:
Ella-Greta (Olsson) Schweitz

spouse:
Ewa-Lena Christina Carlsson

child:
Erika Schweitz