List of Swedish Americans - List - Engineers

Engineers

  • Borje Rosaen (Swedish born), mechanical engineer born in Tierp, Uppsala, Sweden
  • Ernst Alexanderson (Swedish born), electrical engineer
  • Carl David Anderson, physicist
  • Chester Carlson, physicist, inventor, and patent attorney
  • John Ericsson (Swedish born), inventor and mechanical engineer
  • Clarence Johnson (Swedish-born parents), aircraft engineer and aeronautical innovator
  • John B. Johnson (Swedish-born), electrical engineer and physicist
  • Kelly Johnson, widely considered one of the most talented and prolific aircraft design-engineers
  • Harry Nyquist (Swedish born), engineer, important contributor to information theory
  • John W. Nystrom (Swedish born), engineer
  • Glenn T. Seaborg, Nobel Prize laureate, chemist prominent in the discovery and isolation of ten transuranic elements including plutonium, americium, curium, berkelium, californium, einsteinium, fermium, mendelevium, nobelium and seaborgium, which was named in his honor
  • Clarence Hugo Linder (Swedish descent), electrical engineer, founding member of The National Academy of Engineering

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