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nuclear physics educator

Anders Gunnar Tibell, Swedish Nuclear physics educator. Zorn fellow, 1971-1972; Sweden American Foundation fellow, 1951-1952. President Uppsala U. Chamber Choir, 1981-1987. Served to Second lieutenant Swedish Infantry, 1953. Member European Physical Society (county delegate since 1989), Swedish Physical Society (president 1989-1994), American Physical Society.

Background

Tibell, Anders Gunnar was born on April 2, 1930 in Glava, Sweden. Son of Anders Gustaf Andersson and Ingrid Maria Andersson-Tibell.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, 1952. Degree, Uppsala University, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, 1963.

Career

Assistant professor Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1963-1975. Senior physicist European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1975-1979. Associate professor Uppsala University, 1979-1982, professor, 1982-1995, professor emeritus, since 1995.

Head department radiation science University Uppsala, 1989-1995. Honorary professor University Odessa, Ukraine, 2002. Chairman International Union of Pure and Applied Physics Commission Physical Education, 2002-2005.

Membership

President Uppsala University Chamber Choir, 1981-1987. Served to Second lieutenant Swedish Infantry, 1953. Fellow: Institute Physics (chartered physicist).

Member: International Association Third Age Universities (board directors since 2006), International Young Physical Tournament (president since 1998), American Physical Society, Swedish Physical Society 1989-1994, European Physical Society (council delegate 1989-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: piano, choir, tennis, skiing.

Connections

Married University Birgitta E. Eriksson, April 13, 1963. 1 child, Anna Karin.

father:
Anders Gustaf Andersson

mother:
Ingrid Maria Andersson-Tibell

spouse:
University Birgitta E. Eriksson

child:
Anna Karin Tibell