Curriculum vitae for Per Carlson                                                      


Present position: Professor em, Royal Institute of  Technology (KTH), Stockholm


Previous positions:

Professor, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) 1993-2005

Head of physics department KTH Jan 1997-2001

1987 - 1993 Professor of Elementary particle physics, Manne Siegbahn Institute of physics, Stockholm

Director of institute 1987 - 1993

1979 - 1987 Senior physicist, University of Stockholm

1975 - 1979 Staff research physicist, CERN, Geneva

1968 - 1975 Physicist/lecturer, Physics department, Univeristy of Stockholm

1965 - 1968 Research Fellowship CERN, Geneva

1961 - 1965 Research assistant, Physics department, University of Stockholm

Academic degrees:              

1969: PhD University of Stockholm. Thesis: High energy hadron proton elastic scattering.

1961: Fil. Mag. University of Stockholm

Research abroad:                

About 10 years at CERN, Geneva


Member of the Super Proton Synchrotron experiment Committee, CERN, 1973-75

Member of the Physics committee of the Swedish natural science research council 1980-86

Member of the editorial board, Nuclear Instruments and Methods 1980-93

Member of the editorial board of Physics Scripta 1991-93

Editor and organizer of many international conferences

Elected member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences 1988

Member of the board of the Swedish Museum of Science and Technology 1993-95

Member board of the The Svedberg National Laboratory 94-97

Advisor to the Canadian National Laboratory Triumf 1994

Member, board of TTA Technology Transfer Ltd 1996-2001

Expert for the European Commission programmes 1997-

Numerous referee assignments for Nuclear Instruments and Methods, Physics Letters, Physica Scripta

Member of the scientific advisory board of XCounter 1997-2008

Chairman Physics Class, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1998-2003

Member of the Nobel Committee for Physics 1992 and 1998-2007

Chariman, Nobel Committee for Physics 2006-07

Chairman NFR CERN committee 1999-2002

Member of the Scientific Policy Committee, CERN 2000-2005

Advisor to JST, Japan, 2001

Member Senior Scientist Advisory Committee, Fermi project 2005- 2012   Member PAMELA Scientific Committee 2004-

Editor JINST Journal of Instrumentation 2005-2008

Member of the Advisory Program Committee at Nobel Web 2000-

Advisor to Quatar National Research Fund, to the Royal Society, to the University of California Santa Cruz, to the University of Maryland, to Stanford University

Conferences: Attended about 70 international conferences. Many invited talks.

Recent invited talks: See presentation page               

Publications: Over 350 published articles.