Dr. Håkan Sundelin

Dr. Håkan Sundelin

Senior Researcher - RISE Viktoria, Sweden

Dr. Håkan Sundelin is a senior researcher in electromobility at RISE Viktoria. He is currently the project leader of the national Research and Innovation Platform for Electric Roads in Sweden and the project leader of a research collaboration on Electric Roads between Sweden and Germany. He has a long industrial background from Scania where he has been evaluating and testing the concept of electric roads using both inductive and conductive power transfer in many different research projects.

During his work at Scania he led the inductive part of the Swedish research project Slide-in. This project built and tested dynamic charging up to 190kW using Bombardier technology on a Scania truck at highway speed. He was also the project leader of a joint project together with Siemens were overhead line technology was tested. He has taken part in the investigation of the electric roads made in UK by TRL and was responsible for the Scania part in the EU project FABRIC.