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energy executive

Olle Ljungstrom, Swedish energy executive. Achievements include patents for new aircraft designs, 1950; patents for wind energy Research and Development, 1980-1985. Member of Swedish Society Mechanical Engineers (honorary), Swedish Aeronautical Society (honorary).

Background

Ljungstrom, Olle was born on February 26, 1918 in Stockholm, Sweden. Son of Fredrik and Signe Ljungstrom.

Education

B Degree, Whitlock, Stockholm, 1937. Master of Science in Aeronautics, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1942. Doctor of Philosophy in Transportation Aeronautics (honorary), Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1973.

Career

Aerodynamics engineer Saab Aircraft Company, Linhöping, 1943—1945, structural resident engineer, 1946—1953, new aircraft system design engineer, 1953—1970, aires project design chief Linhöping/Stockholm, 1953. Research and Development planning Swedish Board Technology Development, Stockholm, 1970—1977. Wind energy program manager Swedish Board Technology Development, Swedish Aeronautical Research Institute, 1977—1986.

Consultant, aeronautics & wind energy, since 1986. With Swedish Air Force.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for new aircraft designs, 1950. Patents for wind energy Research and Development, 1980-1985.

Membership

Member of Swedish Society Mechanical Engineers (honorary), Swedish Aeronautical Society (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, yacht designing.

Connections

Married Brita Margareta Tullberg, December 12, 1942. Children: Bjorn, Margareta, Lars.

father:
Fredrik Ljungstrom

mother:
Signe Ljungstrom

spouse:
Brita Margareta Tullberg

children:
Bjorn Ljungstrom

Margareta Ljungstrom

Lars Ljungstrom