Master of Science, University Lund, Sweden, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Chalmers University of Technology, Goteborg, Sweden, 1992.
Member Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1992-1994. Associate research scientist Yale University, New Haven, 1994-1996. Fellow European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1996-1998.
Assistant professor theoretical physics Chalmers University of Technology, 1998—2002. Research fellow Royal Swedish Academy, since 2002.
Married Christine Prudhomme, July 4, 1992 (deceased October 1999). Children: Gustav, Lovisa, married Birgitta Hogman, August 2, 2002.