Jan Sundberg

?ngstrom Laboratory, Uppsala University, Sweden


Jan Sundberg received a BA/Master’s degree in biology and ecology in 1987 and a PhD in zooecology in 1994 from the University of Uppsala, Sweden. His doctoral dissertation, submitted to the Department of Animal Ecology, was entitled “Sexual selection in the Yellowhammer—the advantage of being yellow.” From 1994 to 2001, he taught in the Department of Evolutionary Biology at Uppsala University and also conducted basic and applied research, including on the subject of windpower. Since 2002 he has held an appointment in Uppsala University’s Department of Engineering Sciences, where he is part of a new multidisciplinary group working on new solutions in renewable energy, including windpower, wavepower, and the utilization of underwater currents