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physicist , researcher

Kurt Ove Steinvall, Swedish physicist, researcher. Recipient Swedish Navy award, Stockholm, 1990, Swede-Ocean award, Stockholm, 1991. Member Optical Society of America, Society Photo-optical Engineers, Royal Academy Defence Science (award 1989).

Background

Steinvall, Kurt Ove was born on September 20, 1944 in Bureá Västerbotten, Vaslerbotten, Sweden. Son of Ernst Johannes and Valborg Elizabeth (Persson) Steinvall.

Education

Master in Physics, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers Institute of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1974.

Career

Research engineer Swedish National Defense Research Institute, Stockholm, 1970-1972, head laser technical group Linkoping, Sweden, 1978-1990, research director Sweden, since 1990.

Membership

Member Optical Society of America, Society Photo-optical Engineers, Royal Academy Defence Science (award 1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Summer house, wild life, skiing, skating.

Connections

Married July 5, 1974 (divorced 1986). Children: Maria, David, Jacob.

father:
Ernst Johannes Steinvall

mother:
Valborg Elizabeth (Persson) Steinvall

spouse:
July 5

children:
Maria Steinvall

David Steinvall

Jacob Steinvall