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educator , Mechanical engineer

Jan-Gunnar Anders Persson, Swedish mechanical engineer, educator. Achievements include patents in field. Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Swedish Society Mechanical Engineers (president 1991), Stockholm Skating Society, Merikarhut Sailing Society, Royal Swedish Yacht Club, Rotary (president district 2350 1989, 2002-2003).

Background

Persson, Jan-Gunnar Anders was born on April 12, 1942 in Västerås, Sweden. Son of Alfred and Greta Persson.

Education

Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm, 1967. Postgraduate, Stockholm University, 1970.

Career

Manager project, specialist Sikob AB, Solna, Sweden, 1967—1972. Manager project Central Laboratory, group manager, Research and Development Atlas Copco AB, Nacka, Sweden, 1972—1987. Associate professor Thermal Engineering Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1987—1988, professor Machine Design, since 1988.

Technology expert, patent matters Stockholm City Court, Swea Court Appeal, since 1989. Expert panel member European Commission, Brussels, 2001, Brussels, 02, Brussels, 03. Deputy chairman Swedish Foundation Industrial Design, Stockholm, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Swedish Society Mechanical Engineers (president 1991), Stockholm Skating Society, Merikarhut Sailing Society, Royal Swedish Yacht Club, Rotary (president district 2350 1989, 2002-2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, skiing, skating.

Connections

Married Elsa Anna-Karin Aminoff, May 14, 1966. Children: Johan Fredrik, Anna Magdalena Fredrika Persson-Aminoff.

father:
Alfred Persson

mother:
Greta Persson

spouse:
Elsa Anna-Karin Aminoff

children:
Johan Fredrik Persson

Anna Magdalena Fredrika Persson-Aminoff Persson