Gustav Holmqvist is mainly involved in various teaching activities in manufacturing technology at bachelor as well as master’s level. Teaches in a wide field including metal forming, metal cutting, unconventional machining as well as joining. Research involvement in the past has been within mainly waterjet machining, and also later in metal cutting. In waterjet machining the research has focused on new applications, characterization of machined surfaces and economical optimization. Gustav Holmqvist has a Lic. Eng. degree in production engineering.