Dr. Bertil Magnusson

Bertil started as a marine chemist looking for traces of metals in the Oceans in the 70’s. After his PhD he joined a chemical company, AKZO-NOBEL, and worked there as a specialist in analytical chemistry mainly with spectroscopy (XRF, XRD, ICP) and wet chemistry.

In 2002 Bertil joined SP, now RISE (Research Institutes of Sweden), and worked with analysis and quality in measurements including accreditation, quality control, validation, measurement uncertainty and decision making. A major part is teaching and taking part in writing guidelines from e.g. Eurachem, Nordtest and Eurolab. In 2016 he started a small company supporting labs with mainly inorganic analysis and quality in measurement, Trollboken AB.