Chris thesis is based on the 'Link and effect model underhållsinducerade efficiency improvements in rail infrastructure, "a three-year project funded by the Swedish Transport Administration and JVTC - Luleå Railway Research Center..
Chris Stenstrom began studying at Luleå University of autumn 2005. In 2010 he took an MSc in Engineering Physics - Materials Science at LTU and master's degree in engineering mechanics from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln (ATLANTIS program). In autumn 2010 he was accepted as a doctoral student in the department for operation, maintenance and acoustics.
Dr. Antti Salonen, Senior Lecturer at Mälardalen University, was the Discussant for the licentiate seminar. Dr. Salonen PhD in maintenance strategies in the manufacturing industry has 12 years experience in production maintenance and maintenance planning.