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Metallurgist

Mikael Grounes, Swedish Metallurgist. Grantee Swedish Solid State Physics Committee, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1962-1963. Lieutenant Royal Swedish Navy, 1957. Member American Society for Materials, Materials Society (London), Swedish Materials Society, Swedish Nuclear Society, Rotary Club (president 1976).

Background

Grounes, Mikael was born on September 5, 1933 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Jacob and Dorota (Tylbor) Grounes.

Education

Master Metropolitan Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1956. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1964. Postgraduate, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1987.

Career

Research metallurgist, Swedish Ironmasters' Association, Stockholm, 1956, 58; research metallurgist, AB Atomenergi, Studsvik, Sweden, 1958-1964; lab head, 1964-1969; research manager, AB Åkers Styckebruk, Sweden, 1969-1973; materials research manager, AB Bofors Åkers, 1973-1982; marketing manager, AB Bofors Åkers, 1982-1983; product manager, Studsvik AB, 1983-1991; product manager fuel testing, Studsvik Nuclear AB, Nykoping, Sweden, since 1992.

Membership

Lieutenant Royal Swedish Navy, 1957. Member American Society for Materials, Materials Society (London), Swedish Materials Society, Swedish Nuclear Society, Rotary Club (president 1976).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: collecting warship models and photographs.

Connections

Married Birgitta Rind Hellkvist, August 30, 1955. Children: Jan, Lena, Eva Frida.

father:
Jacob Grounes

mother:
Dorota (Tylbor) Grounes

spouse:
Birgitta Rind Hellkvist

children:
Eva Frida Grounes

Lena Grounes

Jan Grounes