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medical radiation physics educator

Bertil Rolf Ragnar Persson, Swedish medical radiation physics educator. Lieutenant Swedish armed forces, 1963-1964. Member American Association Physicists in Medicine.

Background

Persson, Bertil Rolf Ragnar was born on October 12, 1938 in Malmoe, Scania, Sweden. Son of Arthur Joseph and Elsa Ingeborg (Ask) Persson.

Education

Degree in chemical engineering, Technology College Malmoe, 1960. Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Physics, Lund (Sweden) University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund (Sweden) University, 1970.

Career

Associate professor in radiation physics Lund University, 1970-1975, professor medical radiation physics, since 1980. Special research professor in radioecology Swedish Research Council, Stockholm, 1975-1980. Professor radioecology Swedish Agricultural University, Uppsala, 1980.

Polar researcher YMER-80 Arctic Research Expedition, 1980, Swedish Antarctic Research Expedition, 1988-1989, Swedish-Russian Arctic Tundra Expedition, 1994. At the North Pole with Oden September 10, 1996.

Membership

Lieutenant Swedish armed forces, 1963-1964. Member American Association Physicists in Medicine.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, gardening, wildlife, languages.

Connections

Married Kerstin Birgitta Orsholm, January 11, 1964. Children: Annika, Christel, Mikael.

father:
Arthur Joseph Persson

mother:
Elsa Ingeborg (Ask) Persson

spouse:
Kerstin Birgitta Orsholm

children:
Annika Persson

Christel Persson

Mikael Persson