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research scientist

Leif Karl-Gustav Persson, Swedish research scientist. Achievements include research in applications of statistical signal processing methods like detection of underground nuclear explosions, separation of explosions from earthquakes, earthquake prediction and underwater wave propagation. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

Background

Persson, Leif Karl-Gustav was born on June 20, 1957 in Vastanfors, Sweden. Son of Karl Gustav and Hellin Impi Persson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 2000. Master of Science, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1984.

Career

Head department Swedish Defence Research Agency, Stockholm, 2000—2003, deputy research director, since 2004. Teacher Uppsala University, 1989—2007. Consultant Communicator, Stockholm, 1989—1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in applications of statistical signal processing methods like detection of underground nuclear explosions, separation of explosions from earthquakes, earthquake prediction and underwater wave propagation.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

Connections

Married AnnCathrine Eva Persson, July 30, 1960. 1 child Emma Stina.

father:
Karl Gustav

mother:
Hellin Impi Persson

spouse:
AnnCathrine Eva Persson

child:
Emma Stina Persson