Hans-Åke Nordström (born c. 1934) is a Swedish archaeologist and professor at
Hans-Åke Nordström was born around 1934. During the 1960s he excavated parts of
In 1972 he received his Ph.D., on the basis of his thesis Ceramic Ecology and Ceramic Technology. Early Nubian Cultures from the Fifth and Fourth Millennia B.C.. The work was considered "an important step into the archaeological science", for offering new ways of analysing ceramics and classifying their shapes. It led to his appointment as
Nordström also worked at the
In 1993 Nordström was given leave to focus once more on research related to his 1960s Nubian excavations. Several publications resulted, including, in 2014, The West Bank Survey from Faras to Gemai I: Sites of Early Nubian, Middle Nubian and Pharaonic Age.