Thomas Foken, German meteorologist, educator.
Foken, Thomas was born on June 1, 1949 in Zwickau, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Hanni Foken.
Master of Science in Meteorology, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1970—1974. Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), University Leipzig, Leipzig, 1974—1978. Doctor science national, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1990.
Laboratory department head Meteorological Service of German Democratic Republic, Postdam, Germany, 1981—1990, German Meteorological Service, Potsdam, 1990—1994, Lindenberg, 1994—1997. Professor University Bayreuth, since 1997.
Author: (textbook) Applied Meteorology (in German).
1 child Gesa.