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Gunnar Welin

Gunnar Welin, Swedish astronomer, science magazine editor, writer. Travel grantee Swedish Science Research Council, research grantee Helge Axson Johnsons Stiftelse, 1976. Member Rädda Barnen, Uppsala. Member Svenska Astronomiska Sällskapet.

Background

  • Welin, Gunnar was born on September 6, 1941 in Stockholm. Son of Karl Filip Einar and Margareta (Hadding) Welin.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1975.

    Career

    • Lecturer Uppsala University, 1979-1994. Editor-in-chief Elementa, Uppsala, since 1988, Astronomisk Tidsskrift, Copenhagen, since 1995. Scientific consultant, Sweden, since 1970, translator Lademann, Denmark, 1989.

    Membership

    Member Rädda Barnen, Uppsala. Member Svenska Astronomiska Sällskapet.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, sailing, mountain walks, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Eva Marianne Hildebrand, August 18, 1963. Children: Pontus, Andreas.
    • father: Karl Filip Einar Welin
    • mother: Margareta (Hadding) Welin
    • spouse: Eva Marianne Hildebrand
    • children: Pontus Welin
    • Andreas Welin
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    Born September 6, 1941
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    • 1975
      Uppsala University
    • 1979 - 1994
      Lecturer, Uppsala University
    • 1988
      editor-in-chief Elementa
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1995
      editor-in-chief Elementa
      Copenhagen, Denmark, Denmark