Hans Liwång

Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer

Systems Science for Defence and Security


Department of Military Studies


Military Technology Applications Section

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About Hans

Engelsk beskrivning
Hans Liwång, Head of Subject and Associate Professor, Systems Science for Defence and Security. Also researcher at the Centre for Naval Architecture at KTH – Royal Institute of Technology.

The research is focused on two interconnected fields where one deals with risk and risk-based decision support in high risk activity in general and the other is focused on how to create maritime safety and security. The research therefore includes Risk Management, Maritime Safety, Security and Protection, Ship Dynamics and Intact Stability, Risk Governance, Perception and Communication.

Docent in Military-Technology and Ph.D. in Shipping and Marine Technology (from Chalmers University of Technology) and M.Sc. degree in Naval Architecture (from Royal Institute of Technology). More than twenty years of experience as an engineer and lecturer at the Swedish Defence University, the Royal Institute of Technology, Chalmers University of Technology and the Defence Materiel Administration.