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Hydrology educator

Erik Eriksson, Swedish hydrology educator. Member Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Background

Eriksson, Erik was born on December 9, 1917 in Jamtland, Sweden.

Education

Master of Science in Agriculture, Royal Agricultural College, Uppsala, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Agricultural College, 1952. Doctor of Science, University Stockholm, 1959.

Career

Assistant department pedology Royal Agricultural College, Uppsala, 1946-1949, senior assistant, 1949-1953, Meteorological Institute, University Stockholm, 1953-1961. Senior research officer International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, 1961-1963. Assistant professor International Meteorological Institute, Stockholm, 1963-1970.

Professor hydrology University Uppsala, 1970-1982, professor emeritus, since 1982. Consultant in field; board directors Hydroconsult AB, Uppsala, 1972-1998. Advisor Swedish Environmental Protection Bd, Stockholm, 1975-1995.

Committee member Consultative Committee Nuclear Waste Management, Stockholm, 1986-1992.

Membership

Member Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Son of Zacharias and Ingeborg (Larsson) E. Married Therese Eriksson, December 22, 1945. Children: Anne-Christine, Lars-Erik.

father:
Zacharias Eriksson

mother:
Ingeborg (Larsson) Eriksson

spouse:
Therese Eriksson

children:
Lars-Erik Eriksson

Anne-Christine Eriksson