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List of notable or famous professors from Sweden, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in Sweden and even some popular professors who immigrated to Sweden. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swedish professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from Sweden is included when available.

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Bert Rickard Johannes Bolin was a Swedish meteorologist who served as the first chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, from 1988 to 1997. He was professor of meteorology at Stockholm University from 1961 until his retirement in 1990. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 82 (1925-2007)

Birthplace: Sweden, Nyköping Municipality, Södermanland, Eurasia, Södermanland County, + more

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Lars Christopher Gillberg, who has sometimes published as Gillberg and Gillberg with his wife Carina Gillberg, is a professor of child and adolescent psychiatry at Gothenburg University in Gothenburg, Sweden, and an honorary professor at the Institute of Child Health, University College London. He has also been a visiting professor at the universities of Bergen, New York, Odense, St George's, San Francisco, and Glasgow and Strathclyde. Christopher Gillberg’s extensive research, has significantly contributed to the field of child and adolescent neuropsychiatry/developmental medicine in areas such as autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, epilepsy, intellectual disability, oppositional defiant ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 67

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Age: Dec. at 96 (1881-1977)

Birthplace: Uppsala, Sweden

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Södertälje, Sweden

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