logo logo

Anders Gösta Stigebrandt

Anders Gösta Stigebrandt, Swedish oceanography educator. Recipient Fridtjof Nansen medal European Geophysical Society, 1996, Rossby prize Swedish Geophysical Society, 2001. Fellow Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Stigebrandt, Anders Gösta was born on November 10, 1942 in Uddevalla, Sweden. Son of Gösta Harald and Brita Elisabeth (Sandquist) Stigebrandt.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Göteborg University, Sweden, 1978.

    Career

    • Educational and research assistant Göteborg University, 1968—1973, assistant professor, 1977—1983, professor oceanography, since 1986. Scholar Nordic University Group for Physical Oceanography, 1973—1974. Researcher Sintef, Trondheim, Norway, 1974—1976.

      Senior researcher Swedish Natural Science Research Council, 1983—1986. Chairman nomination committee Stockholm Water Prize, 1999-2004. Consultant Institute Marine Research, Bergen Norwegian Institute of Water Research, since 1980.

    Membership

    Fellow Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, violin.

    Connections

    • Married Siv Lilian (Emanuelsson), December 28, 1965. Children: Fredrik, Henrik, Martin. 1 foster child, Emilie.
    • father: Gösta Harald Stigebrandt
    • mother: Brita Elisabeth (Sandquist) Stigebrandt
    • spouse: Siv Lilian
    • children: Fredrik Stigebrandt
    • Henrik Stigebrandt
    • Martin Stigebrandt
    See on larger map
    Born November 10, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1978
      Göteborg University
    • 1973 - 1974
      scholar, Nordic University Group for Physical Oceanography
    • 1974 - 1976
      researcher, Sintef
      Trondheim, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
    • 1983 - 1986
      senior, researcher Swedish Natural Science Research Council