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Henning Rodhe

Henning Rodhe, Swedish atmospheric science educator. Member Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (chairman environmental committee since 1997).

Background

  • Rodhe, Henning was born on February 15, 1941 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Knut and Anna (Edling) Rodhe.

  • Education

    • Fil Kand, Lund (Sweden) University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Stockholm University, 1972.

    Career

    • Senior lecturer University Nairobi, Kenya, 1972-1975. Research assistant Stockholm University, 1965-1969, senior lecturer chemical meteorology, 1969-1972, associate professor, 1975-1979, professor, since 1980, chairman department meteorology, 1979-1981, 88-90, dean Faculty Sciences, 1990—1996, since 2000, vice president, since 2003. President International Commission on Atmospheric Chemistry and Global Pollution, 1990-1998.

      Member science committee International Geosphere-Biosphere Program, 1997-1999.

    Membership

    Member Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (chairman environmental committee since 1997).

    Personality

    Interests

    Bird watching, cross country skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Karin Belfrage, June 12, 1964. Children: Håkan, Jonas, Amina, Rasmus.
    • father: Knut Rodhe
    • mother: Anna (Edling) Rodhe
    • spouse: Karin Belfrage
    • children: Håkan Rodhe
    • Jonas Rodhe
    • Amina Rodhe
    • Rasmus Rodhe
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    Born February 15, 1941
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    • 1964
      Lund (Sweden) University
    • 1972
      Stockholm University
    • 1972 - 1975
      Senior, lecturer University Nairobi
      Kenya
    • 1990 - 1996
      research assistant, Stockholm University
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