Department of Information Technology

Sverker Holmgren

professor at Department of Information Technology, Division of Scientific Computing

+4618-471 2992
Mobile phone:
+46 70 4250797
Visiting address:
Room POL ITC 2411 ITC, Lägerhyddsv. 2, hus 2
752 37 UPPSALA
Postal address:
Box 337
751 05 UPPSALA

Academic merits: TeknD, docent

My courses


Sverker Holmgren is a Professor in Scientific Computing at Uppsala University, Sweden, where he is also the Dean of Mathematics and Computer Science and the head of the Computational Science research program. He also has a part-time position at NordForsk as the Director of the Nordic eScience Globalisation Initiative (NeGI).

Holmgren was during 2013-2016 the chair of the European e-Infrastructure Reflection Group (e-IRG), formed to give advice to the EU member and associated states on ICT infrastructure (networking, computing and data) for research. Earlier assignments include being Director for the Uppsala University computing center UPPMAX and later being the Director for the Swedish National Infrastructure for Computing (SNIC) during six years. Holmgren has also been a coordinator for the Swedish e-Science strategic research area consortium eSSENCE, led by Uppsala University and funded by the Swedish Ministry of Education and Research.


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Updated  2016-11-18 13:04:10 by Sverker Holmgren.