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H. Lars Olof Björn Edit Profile

professor of plant physiology

H. Lars Olof BJORN, Swedish professor of plant physiology. Award for Popularization of Science 1982. Royal Swedish Academy, of Sciences.

Background

BJORN, H. Lars Olof was born on March 8, 1936 in Visby, Gotland. Son of Hilding Bjorn and Anna-Lisa Bjorn.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden.

Career

Optiska och Elektriska Analysmetoder 1965, The Effect of Light on the Development of Root Plastids 1967, Light and Life 1976, Vital and Vicious Atoms 1989. Professor, of Plant Physiology, Agriculture University of Denmark 1971-1972, University of Lund since 1972.

Membership

Royal Swedish Academy, of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, popular science (writing and reading).

Connections

Married Gunvor Solveig Berg, July 10, 1959. Children: Anna-Kari Kaminski, Helena van Praagh.

father:
Hilding Björn

mother:
Anna-Lisa Björn

spouse:
Gunvor Solveig Berg

children:
Anna-Kari Kaminski Björn

Helena van Praagh Björn