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physics professor

Bo Thidé, Swedish physics professor. Achievements include discovery of secondary radio emission from the ionosphere, orbital angular momentum in radio beams. Recipient Edlund prize, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1991.

Background

Thidé, Bo was born on January 8, 1948 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1972. Master of Science, Uppsala University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, 1979.

Career

Lecturer Uppsala University, 1979—1980, deputy director Advanced Instrumentation & Measurement Graduate School, 2001—2006, chairman board Uppsala Multidisciplinary Center Advanced Computational Science, since 2003. Senior scientist Swedish Institute Space Physics, Sweden, 1980—1991, research director, 1991—2000, professor, research head, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of secondary radio emission from the ionosphere, orbital angular momentum in radio beams.