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Thomas Foken

educator , meteorologist

Thomas Foken, German meteorologist, educator.

Background

Foken, Thomas was born on June 1, 1949 in Zwickau, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Hanni Foken.

Education

Master of Science in Meteorology, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1970—1974. Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), University Leipzig, Leipzig, 1974—1978. Doctor science national, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1990.

Career

Laboratory department head Meteorological Service of German Democratic Republic, Postdam, Germany, 1981—1990, German Meteorological Service, Potsdam, 1990—1994, Lindenberg, 1994—1997. Professor University Bayreuth, since 1997.

Connections

1 child Gesa.

father:
Heinrich Foken

mother:
Hanni Foken

child:
Gesa Foken