Kent Andersson

Lieutenant Colonel

Senior Lecturer

Systems Science for Defence and Security


Department of Military Studies

Science of Command & Control and Systems Science for Defence and Security Division

Military Technology Systems Section

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About Kent

Engelsk beskrivning
Kent Andersson is Lieutenant Colonel in the Swedish Armed Forces and programme director of the Master´s Programme in Defence and Security Systems Development.

His research interest is in systems for defence and security consisting of interacting technical and social components, particularly in the systems engineering of military capabilities and in methods for assessing the utility of technologies involved. He is currently also the co-supervisor of Karl Kindström-Andersson in a research project called COMTE - Concept of Operation and tactical Modelling for Tradespace Exploration.

Kent Andersson holds a Ph.D. in military sciences from the National Defence University of Finland, a licentiate degree in material optics and a M.Sc. in engineering physics from Uppsala University. He has ten years of experience as a lecturer in military-technology and more than twenty years of experience as an officer in the Swedish armed forces, mainly from working with development of command and control systems supporting tactical and joint command levels.