The Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences
The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) was founded by King Gustaf V in 1919 and is, as such, the oldest engineering academy in the world.
The academy has around 1300 elected members who come both from Sweden and abroad and include experts and decision-makers from the worlds of business, industry and science.
The following members of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) are members of the academy:
Wolfgang A. Herrmann (2011)
Full Professor of Inorganic Chemistry (Department of Chemistry)
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang A. Herrmann was elected a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences in 2011.
In brackets: Year in which the award was received
The information provided was current at the time the award was received.