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Soil science educator

Tryggve Troedsson, Swedish soil science educator. Member Royal Swedish Academy Agricultural and Forestry Sciences, Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, Royal Academy Arts and Sciences Uppsala.

Background

Troedsson, Tryggve was born on May 14, 1923 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Gustaf and Hanna (Moberg) Troedsson.

Education

Doctor of Science, Royal College Forestry, Stockholm, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1955.

Career

Lecturer, U. Lund, 1946-1949; member of faculty, Royal College Forestry, Stockholm, 1949-1977; professor, head department forest soils, Royal College Forestry, 1957-1977; professor, head department forest soils, Swedish U. Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, 1977-1988; professor emeritus, Swedish U. Agricultural Sciences, since 1988.

Membership

Member Royal Swedish Academy Agricultural and Forestry Sciences, Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, Royal Academy Arts and Sciences Uppsala.

Connections

Married Ingegerd Cederlöf, June 18, 1949. Children: Anders, Yiva (deceased), Susanne, Viveca, Ulf, Erik.

father:
Gustaf Troedsson

mother:
Hanna (Moberg) Troedsson

spouse:
Ingegerd Cederlöf

children:
Anders Troedsson

Erik Troedsson

Ulf Troedsson

Viveca Troedsson

Susanne Troedsson

Yiva Troedsson (deceased)