Christer Törnevik

Biography

 

CHRISTER TÖRNEVIK received the M.Sc. degree in applied physics from the Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden, in 1986, and the Licentiate degree in materials science from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, in 1991. He joined Ericsson in 1991. Since 1993, he has been involved in research activities related to radio frequency exposure from wireless communication equipment. He is currently a Senior Expert with responsibility for electromagnetic fields and health within the Ericsson Group. From 2003 to 2005, he was the Chairman of the Mobile & Wireless Forum, where he is currently the Secretary of the Board. Since 2006, he has been leading the Technical Committee on electromagnetic fields of the Swedish Electrotechnical Standardization Organization, SEK, and he has as an expert contributed to the development of several CENELEC, IEC, ITU and IEEE standards on the assessment of RF exposure from wireless equipment.