Kristian Fossheim

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Kristian Johan Fossheim (born 4 December 1935) is a Norwegian physicist.

He was born in Jølster. He took the dr.philos. degree in 1972, was an associate professor at the Norwegian Institute of Technology from 1970 to 1980, and professor from 1980.[1] He has been vice-praeses of the Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters,[2] and is a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters[3] and the Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences.[4]


  1. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Kristian Johan Fossheim". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 5 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "Board/administration". Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters. Retrieved 7 June 2007. 
  3. ^ "Gruppe 2: Fysikkfag (herunder astronomi, fysikk og geofysikk)" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. Retrieved 28 October 2009. 
  4. ^ "Medlemmer: FOSSHEIM, Kristian" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences. Retrieved 11 May 2013.