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Theoretical physicist

Lars Elof Gustaf Brink, Swedish theoretical physicist. Recipient Wallmarkska prize Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1991.

Background

Brink, Lars Elof Gustaf was born on November 12, 1943 in Uddevalla, Sweden. Son of Elof Gustaf Birger and Ellen Maria (Johansson) Brink.

Education

Civil Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1967. Technology licensed, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1970. Doctor Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1973.

Career

Research assistant Chalmers University of Technology, 1969-1980. Research assot. Chambers University of Technology, 1980-1986, professor theoretical physics, since 1986, vice dean for physics, 1987-1993. Fellow European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1971-1973, research assistant, 1981, 84, 89.

Visiting associate professor California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1976-1977. Chairman International Center for Fundamental Physics, Moscow, since 1993. Chairman board Nordita, Copenhagen, 1990-1993.

Connections

Married Aasa Maria Parild, June 26, 1970. Children: Maria Louise, Jenny Elisabeth.

father:
Elof Gustaf Birger Brink

mother:
Ellen Maria (Johansson) Brink

spouse:
Aasa Maria Parild

children:
Maria Louise Brink

Jenny Elisabeth Brink