European Pysical Society

Karl Grandin
Professor, Chair
History of Physics Group, European Physical Society since 2017


  1. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prizes 2019 (2022)

  2. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prizes 2018 (2021)

  3. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prizes 2017 (2020)

  4. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prizes and the Public Image of Science, Public Understanding of Science, vol 27(4) May 2018

  5. J. Karnfelt, K. Grandin, S. Julich, Knowledge in Motion: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and the Making of Modern Society, Makadam (2018)

  6. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prizes 2015, Science History Publications, USA (2016)

  7. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prizes 2014, Science History Publications, USA (2015)

  8. K. Grandin, G, Cavalli-Bjorkman (eds.), Vetenskapsakademiens Portrattsamling, Stockholm, Atlantis (2015)

  9. K. Grandin, I shall always follow your progress with warm interest: Niels Bohr as seen from a Swedish perspective until 1930, One hundred years of the Bohr atom: Proceedings from a conference: Scientia Danica. Series M· Mathematica et physica, F. Aaserud, H. Kragh (Eds.), Copenhagen (2015) 522–546

  10. K. Grandin, Fran sanatorium till Nobelkommitte – C.W. Oseen och moderniseringen av fysiken i Sverige, Fysikdagarna, Stockholm (2014)

  11. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prizes 2013: Formerly Les Prix Nobel (2014)

  12. K. Grandin (Ed), Emanuel Swedenborg – Exploring a World memory: Context, Content, Contribution, West Chester (2013)

  13. K. Grandin,Janne Rydberg och Bohrs atommodell, Fysik­aktuellt (1) p. 6-8 (2013)

  14. K. Grandin, Niels Bohr from a Swedish perspective, One hundred years of the Bohr atom 1913–2013, Copenhagen, 11–14 June 2013

  15. K. Grandin, Niels Bohr frem til 1930 set fra et svensk perspektiv, Bohr pa ny (2013) p. 71–85

  16. Karl Grandin, Bohrs atommodell i Sverige, Fysik­aktuellt (4) p. 12-13 (2013)

  17. K. Grandin, review of G. Kallstrand, Medaljens framsida Nobelpriset i pressen 1897–1911, in Lychnos (2013) 268–273

  18. K. Grandin, Marconi's Nobel Prize, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Vol. 52, No.2, April 2010

  19. K. Grandin, The Nobel Prize to Victor Franz Hess in 1936: a Look into the Nobel Archives, The Roots of Physics in Europe, Symposium, Pollaw, 28-29 May 2010

  20. K. Grandin, N. Olander, P. Mazzinghi, G. Pelosi (Eds), A Wireless World. One Hundred Years since the Nobel Prize to Guglielmo Marconi (2009)

  21. M. Beretta, K. Grandin, S. Lindqvist (Eds), Aurora Torealis: Studies in the History of Science and Ideas in Honor of Tore Frangsmyr (2008)

  22. K. Grandin, Nobel Prizes 2006: Les Prix Nobel (2007)

  23. K. Grandin, Nobel Prizes 2005: Les Prix Nobel (2006)

  24. K. Grandin, N. Wormbs, S. Widmalm, Science-industry Nexus: History, Policy, implications, Nobel Symposium 123 (2004)

  25. M. Beretta, K. Grandin, A Galvanized Network. Italian-Swedish Scientific Relations from Galvani to Nobel, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, (2001)

Prof. Karl Grandin
Cosmic Rays Nobel Prize
100 Years of Cosmic Particles
Symposium in Honour of Victor F. Hess
European Centre for the History of Physics Echophysics
Poellau Castle, Austria, 1 – 5 May 2012


  1. Personal Website

    Karl Grandin is the Director of and Professor at the Center for History of Science at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. His research has mainly dealt with the history of modern physics. He has a lot of experience from international collaborations, especially dealing with scientific heritage and from digitizing projects. He is member of the Royal Swedish Academy’s Energy Committee since 2004 that works interdisciplinary with energy questions. He is on the board of Stockholm University Library and the Swedish Linnaeus Society and a member of the Swedish National Committee for History of Science and Technology. He is the editor of the Nobel Foundation yearbook since 2006

Center for History of Science
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
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Created: 12 February 2017
Updated: 4 Jenuary 2024