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seismology educator

Karl Markus Båth, Swedish seismology educator. Diplomate Imperial College of Science and Technology, London. Member Royal Astronomical Society (associate), Royal Meteorological Society (life).

Background

Båth, Karl Markus was born on July 29, 1916 in Katrineholm, Sweden. Son of Karl Ludvig and Sigrid Ebba Katarina (Friedner) Båth.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Uppsala University, 1939. Master of Science, Uppsala University, 1940. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, 1943.

Doctor of Science, Uppsala University, 1949.

Career

Assistant professor seismology and meteorology, Uppsala (Sweden) U., 1949-1961; associate professor seismology, Uppsala (Sweden) U., 1961-1967; professor seismology, Uppsala (Sweden) U., 1967-1981; retired, 1981. Associate California Institute Technology, Pasadena, 1956-1957. Director Seismological Institute Uppsala (Sweden) U., 1949-1976.

Achievements

  • Diplomate Imperial College of Science and Technology, London.

Membership

Member Royal Astronomical Society (associate), Royal Meteorological Society (life).

Connections

Married Ingrid Viktoria Lundh, May 23, 1942 (deceased 1992). Children: Kerstin, Hans, Eva, Anders.

father:
Karl Ludvig Båth

mother:
Sigrid Ebba Katarina (Friedner) Båth

spouse:
Ingrid Viktoria Lundh

children:
Eva Båth

Kerstin Båth

Hans Båth

Anders Båth