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educator , researcher , scientist

Jerry Jinyue Yan, Swedish Scientist, educator, researcher. Recipient awards Wenner-Gren Center Foundation, Sweden, 1995, Ragnar and Signeuls Foundation, Sweden, 1996, Peter Klasons Foundation, Sweden, 1996. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, International Gas Turbine Institute (committee member since 1996).

Background

Yan, Jerry Jinyue was born on November 10, 1959 in Datong, Shanxi, China. Arrived in Sweden, 1989. Son of Renyan Yan and Yuewen Cai.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Taiyuan (China) University of Technology, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1991.

Career

Research assistant Tianjin (China) University, 1983-1986, assistant professor, 1986-1989. Visiting scientist Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1989-1992, assistant professor, 1992-1997, associate professor, since 1997. Cheung Kong scholar professor Shanghai Jiaotong University, since 2000.

Professor, head of energy engineering Luleå (Sweden) University of Technology, since 2001.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, International Gas Turbine Institute (committee member since 1996), Chinese Academy of Sciences (overseas assessor since 2000).

Connections

Married Nikki Xiaoyan Yan, January 24, 1986. Children: Käthrine Diane, Björn Niclas Grant.

father:
Renyan Yan

mother:
Yuewen Cai

spouse:
Nikki Xiaoyan Yan

children:
Käthrine Diane Yan

Björn Niclas Grant Yan