Benny Lövström received his M.Sc.E.E. degree in 1983 and his Ph.D. degree in Signal Processing in 1992, both from Lund University.
In 1993 he was appointed Senior Lecturer at Blekinge Institute of Technology, where he was also Head of department 1994-1999 and Dean of education 2002-2010. From 2010 he is tuition fee and scholarship manager at BTH. From 2018 to 2020 he was Dean of Faculty of Engineering. His current interest areas are signal processing, image processing, and digital and wireless communications. His research is focused on image and video processing for applications in handheld devices, perceptual quality of image and video, and within the modelling of road traffic flows.