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administrator , physics researcher

Lars Gustaf Högberg, Swedish physics researcher, administrator. Fellow Royal Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences.

Background

Högberg, Lars Gustaf was born on December 24, 1936 in Örebro, Sweden.

Education

Master of Science in Plasma Physics, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1961.

Career

Researcher/faculty Uppsala University, 1958-1965. With National Defense Research Institute, Stockholm, 1965-1980. Director office regulation and research Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate, 1980-1989, director general, 1989-1999, Ministry of Environment, Stockholm, since 2000.

Governor for Sweden International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria, 1992-1994, 97—. Chairman steering committee Nuclear Energy Agency, Organization Economic and Cooperative Development, Paris, since 1998. Board directors National Institute of Radiation Protection, Stockholm, 1989-1999, Swedish Plant Inspectorate, Stockholm, 1989-1994.

Membership

Fellow Royal Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences.

Connections

Married Monica Johansson, July 23, 1936. Children: Daniel, Gudrun, Torun.

spouse:
Monica Johansson

children:
Daniel Högberg

Gudrun Högberg

Torun Högberg