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chemist , educator , researcher

John Uno Boklund, Swedish Chemist, educator, researcher. Recipient Medal for zealous and devoted service State of Sweden, 1997.

Background

Boklund, John Uno was born on July 31, 1932 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Uno Johan and Gunhild Elisabeth (Björklund) Boklund.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Stockholm, 1962. Master of Science, University Stockholm, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1969.

Career

Scientist, The Wenner-Gren Institute for Experimental Biology, Stockholm, 1964-1969; microbiologist, National Bacteriol. Laboratory, Stockholm, 1971-1973; chemical educator, Institute Education, Stockholm, 1977-1995; scholar in history of 18th century chemistry, Institute Education, Stockholm, since 1995. Leader marine biological expedition Museum Natural History, Stockholm, 1967.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: etching, nature and culture, experimental photography.

Connections

father:
Uno Johan Boklund

mother:
Gunhild Elisabeth (Björklund) Boklund