Gunnar Asplund


With the permission of ABB started a company, Ludvika Power Electronics in 1990 to develop a new type of powerful electric amplifiers. 
The company was bought by ABB and was developed in several steps into a new type of HVDC with the power of more than 1000 MW. This is called HVDC Light and has until now had sales of 25 billion SEK.

72 individual patents, 281 patents in total