Lars Österlund

Advisor and active partner

Professor at Div. Solid state physics, Dept. Engineering Sciences, The Ångström Laboratory

Doctoral degree: 1997 in Physics, Chalmers University of Technology and Göteborg

University, “Elementary surface processes on graphite and aluminium”, supervisor: Bengt Kasemo.

Post-doctoral visits: 1997-1999: University of Aarhus, Denmark (Prof. Flemming

Besenbacher’s group); 1999-2000: Competence Centre for Catalysis, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg.

Senior lecturer expertise: Docent in physics 2002, Chalmers University of Technology.

Current positions: Professor, Dep. Engineering Sciences, The Ångström Laboratory, Uppsala University 2010-ff.

Former employments: Research director, FOI 2006-2009; Adj. Professor, Uppsala University 2006-2009; Dep. Research director FOI 2003-2006; Assistant Professor in Nanotechnology at Dep. Applied Physics, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, 2000-2002; Project leader at the Competence Centre for Catalysis, Chalmers University of Technology, 1999-2002; Assistant Research professor, Institut før Fysik og Astronomi and Center of Atomic-Scale Material Physics, University of Aarhus, Århus, Denmark, 1999; Ph.D.