Master of Science, Chalmers University, Gotheburg, Sweden, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, 1976.
Chemist, Research Institute Macromolecular Chemistry, Brno, Czechoslovakia, 1964-1968; corrosion engineer, Swedish Corrosion Institute, Stockholm, 1976-1979; section manager, Uddeholm Steel Works, Hagfors, Sweden, since 1979.
Board member Swedish Organisation of Dental Mercury Patients, Stockholm, 1990-1998. Member National Association Corrosion Engineers.
Children: Dagmar Lucia, Ruth Ester. Married Jorunn Ester Jacobsen, March 1, 1997.