Per Jernberg

Per Jernberg

Department of Building, Energy and Environmental Engineering.
Faculty of Engineering and Sustainable Development.

Email: per.jernberg@hig.se

Telephone:
Operator: +46 26 64 85 00
Direct: +46 70 461 82 84

Qualifications

Academic

  • MSc in Physics, Mathematics and Computer Technology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, 1977
  • PhD in Physics — studies of magnetic and electronic structures of solid materials by hyperfine interaction (Mössbauer spectroscopy), Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, 1984
  • Associate Professor in Building Material Physics, KTH, Gävle, Sweden, 1997

Appointments

  • Nuclear Reactor Physicist — in-core fuel management, Studsvik Energiteknik AB, Nyköping, Sweden, 1984
  • Senior Research Associate — long term performance and degradation of building materials, Materials and Structures Division, The National Swedish Institute for Building Research, Gävle, Sweden, 1986
  • Research Engineer — long term performance and degradation of building materials, Materials Technology Division, Centre for Built Environment, KTH, Gävle, 1994-1999
  • Assistant Professor — long term performance and degradation of building materials, Materials Technology Division, Centre for Built Environment, University of Gävle (HiG), Gävle, Sweden, 2000-2002
  • Technical Translator — patent applications, Transearly AB, Gävle, Sweden, 2002-
  • Assistant Professor (part time) — study programme director and special qualified services, Department of Building, Energy and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Sustainable Development, University of Gävle (HiG), Gävle, Sweden, 2011

Research Area

Per Jernberg's R&D experience as a material physicist mainly resides in long term performance and degradation of building materials. He has put particular efforts in methodology framework within CIB and RILEM and international standardization within ISO. During the years, he has also gained a broad knowledge in applying for and running research projects on the European level funded by the European Commission. Since 2002, he has not been involved in R&D due to other appointments.

Recent publications

Sjöström, C. & Jernberg, P. (2004). Framtidens byggnad planerad för livslängd. Bygg Info PM (4). [More information]
Jernberg, P., Lacasse, M., Haagenrud, S. & Sjöström, C. (2004). Guide and Bibliography to Service Life and Durability Research for Buildings and Components. Rotterdam: CIB. (CIB Report 295) [More information]
Sjöström, C., Caluwaerts, P., Jernberg, P., Haagenrud, S., Ilomäki, A. & Davies, H. (2005). Product declarations with respect to durability : A progress report. 10th DBMC International Conference on durability of building materials and components. S. 741-748. Link [More information]
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