FORA.tv Speaker - Torbjorn Bergstrom

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Biography

Torbjorn Bergstrom is a third generation WPI alum with a BS in Mechanical Engineering (95) and an MS in Manufacturing Engineering (01). He is currently working towards a PhD in Manufacturing Engineering with an expected graduation date of May 2014. Torbjorn Joined WPI’s Surface Metrology Lab in 1998 he has been the Lab Manager and is now the Lab’s Associate Director. He has 16 publications in this area with over 400 citations. Since 2006 Torbjorn has been the Operations Manager for WPIs Manufacturing Laboratories and Assistant Director of WPI’s HAAS Technical Education Center. In 2007 he joined the HAAS Technical Education Center Council as 4 Year Institution Representative; he has also served as Vice President, and President. He is currently serving as Past President. In addition to his work in Surface Metrology, Torbjorn has given five invited presentations in the areas of laboratory safety and laboratory management and engineering education. Torbjorn is the current chair of the WPI Safety Committee. He is the faculty adviser to the SME Student chapter at WPI and is active in the SME Chapter 25 Executive Board Currently serving as it's chair. He is an active member of the ASME B46.1 Committee and has participated in ISO WG16.

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