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Rickard N. A. Lundin

physics professor

Rickard N. A. Lundin, physics professor. Certified teacher University Umeå, 1971; Achievements include development of space plasma instrumentation. Recipient Wallmark award, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1983, L´ordre de Merit, Commandeur award, France, 2004, Alvén medal, European Geophysical Union, 2008.

Background

Lundin, Rickard N. A. Son of Arne and Märta Lundin.

Education

Master of Science, University Umeå, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, U.Umeå, Umeå & Kiruna, 1977.

Career

Staff scientist Swedish Institute Space Physics, Kiruna, Sweden, 1977—1988, professor Kiruna & Umeå University, Sweden, since 1988. Director Swedish Institute Space Physics, 1994—2003, head, solar-terrestrial physics program, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher University Umeå, 1971. Achievements include development of space plasma instrumentation.

Membership

Member of Swedish Physical Society, Swedish Geophysical Society (board member 1988), European Geophysical Union, American Geophysical Union, International Academy Astronautics, Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences (member, astronomy and space science 1990).

Connections

Married Helena E. Johansson, December 20, 1969. Children: Lisa E. M. Lagerwall, Britta K. S.

father:
Arne Lundin

mother:
Märta Lundin

spouse:
Helena E. Johansson

children:
Lisa E. M. Lagerwall Lundin

Britta K. S Lundin