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Torleif Dahlin

researcher , engineering educator

Torleif Dahlin, Swedish engineering educator, researcher. Recipient Teknikbrostiftelsens grant for commercial application of research results, 1995.


Dahlin, Torleif was born on June 7, 1957 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Lars and Kerstin (Johansson) Dahlin.


Degree in Remote Sensing, Lund University, 1982. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Lund University, 1984. License Engineering, Lund University, 1990.

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Lund University, 1993.


Trainee National Road Administration, Malmö, Sweden, 1981-1982. Trainee/research assistant department civil engineering Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, 1983. Trainee VIAK AB, Malmö, 1984.

Teaching assistant, research student department geotechnology Lund University, 1985-1993, researcher department geotechnology, since 1993. Swedish project coordinator for bilateral project on groundwater together with University Zimbabwe, since 1989. Project coordinator for research project on electrical methods for mapping of aquifers, waste deposits and groundwater pollution, 1994-1996, research project on electrical monitoring of earth embankment dams, since 1994, research project on geophysical methods for mapping and monitoring waste deposits, 1995-1998.

Coordinator research/training project on environmental pollution Nicaragua, since 1998. Supervisor doctorate students University Lund, University Zimbabwe, UNAN-Managua.


Married Anneli Håsteen, 1987 (divorced). 1 child, Cecilia; married Gunilla Sandell, December 19, 1992. Children: Erik, Björn.

Lars Dahlin

Kerstin (Johansson) Dahlin

Anneli Håsteen

Gunilla Sandell

Cecilia Dahlin

Erik Dahlin

Björn Dahlin