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physics professor

Lars Magnus Willander, Swedish physics professor. Achievements include research in condensed and soft matter physics and its application. Member American Physical Society.

Background

Willander, Lars Magnus was born on July 2, 1948 in Varberg, Halland, Sweden. Son of Nils Ture and Inez Dagmar (Gustafsson) Willander.

Education

Master of Science in Physics, Lund University, Sweden, 1974. Certified teacher's competence, Malmö University, Sweden, 1974. Master of Science in Engineering Physics, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1976.

Bachelor in Economics, Stockholm University, 1977. Doctor of Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1984. Docent competence, Linköping University, Sweden, 1988.

Career

Research engineer Philips Corporation, Stockholm, 1976-1980. Research assistant Royal Institute of Technology, 1980-1984. Specialist Nobel Industries, Stockholm, 1984-1985.

Associate professor Linköping (Sweden) University, 1985-1995. Professor University Göteborg, since 1995. Consultant professor Shanghai Institute of Technology Physics, since 1995.

Professor Linkoping University, since 2006. Guest professor Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1999, 2002, 06.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in condensed and soft matter physics and its application.

Membership

Member American Physical Society.

Connections

Married Kerstin Marianne Larsson, August 10, 1974. Children: Johan, Josefine, Johanna.

father:
Nils Ture Willander

mother:
Inez Dagmar (Gustafsson) Willander

spouse:
Kerstin Marianne Larsson

children:
Johan Willander

Josefine Willander

Johanna Willander