Gösta Gahm

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Gösta Gahm
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Gösta Gahm in September 2013.
Born Gösta Fredrik Gahm
(1942-07-07) 7 July 1942 (age 75)
Stockholm, Sweden
Other names Gösta F. Gahm
Alma mater Stockholm University
Occupation Astronomer

Gösta Fredrik Gahm (born 7 July 1942) is a Swedish astronomer.

Gahm was born in Stockholm. He is the professor emeritus of astronomy at Stockholm University. Until 2010, he was the chairman of the Swedish Astronomical Society. He is the main initiator of the popular science project Sweden Solar System.[1]

10997 Gahm, a main-belt asteroid discovered on 2 September 1978, is named in honor of Gahm.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Med enorm nyfikenhet på universum" (in Swedish). Folkuniversitetet. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 
  2. "(10997) Gahm = 1978 RX7". Uppsala University. Retrieved 2 February 2014.