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Engineering educator

Per Anders Hedar, Swedish engineering educator. board directors AB Armerad Betong, 1961-1977. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (life), Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses (Swedish delegate working groups on breakwaters 1981-2002).

Background

Hedar, Per Anders was born on September 4, 1923 in Stockholm. Son of Sam F. and Elna T. (Magner) Hedar.

Education

Civil Engineer, Royal Institute of Technology, 1948. Master of Science, Chalmers University of Technology, 1954. Doctor of Technology, Chalmers University of Technology, 1960.

Career

First engineer than road engineer Royal Board Rds and Waterways, 1952—1961. Consultant engineer, owner P.A. Hedar A B, with mission in Sweden, Liberia, Tunisia, Yemen, Bahrain, Vietnam, 1957—1999. Acting professor hydraulics and soil mechanics Chalmers University of Technology, 1958—1960, 1962—1964.

Associate professor Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1986—1988.

Membership

Board directors AB Armerad Betong, 1961-1977. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (life), Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses (Swedish delegate working groups on breakwaters 1981-2002).

Connections

Married Birgit Johansson, August 26, 1950 (deceased September 1986). Children: Margareta, Karin, Mikael.

father:
Sam F. Hedar

mother:
Elna T. (Magner) Hedar

spouse:
Birgit Johansson

children:
Karin Hedar

Margareta Hedar

Mikael Hedar