Curriculum Vitæ for Svante Janson

Born May 21, 1955.


After about 3 years of primary school, studies in the science subjects at an upper secondary school (senior high school), and university studies in mathematics by correspondence, I was formally admitted to the University of Gothenburg in January 1968 and to Uppsala University in September 1968. I obtained the following degrees at Uppsala University.



1992-1995 funded by an award (the Göran Gustafsson prize) from the Göran Gustafsson Foundation for Research in Natural Sciences and Medicine.

Visits abroad of at least one month


I have written four books and about 450 papers, see separate list.

Graduate students

I have had a number of graduate students, both in mathematics and in mathematical statistics. So far, 14 of them have completed their Ph.D.