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Jan Lundqvist (4 August 1926) is a Swedish geologist. He is son of Gösta Lundqvist and brother of Thomas Lundqvist, both of whom are geologists. Jan Lundqvist worked at Geological Survey of Sweden from 1951 to 80 and obtained a Ph.D. degree in Quaternary geology at Stockholms högskola in 1958, becoming in also a teacher in that institution.[1] Jan Lundqvist is considered among the foremost authorities on the Quaternary geology of Fennoscandia.

Jan Lundqvist
Born (1926-08-04) 4 August 1926 (age 93)
AwardsÅrets geolog (1998)
Scientific career
FieldsGeology, Quaternary science
InstitutionsGeological Survey of Sweden
Stockholm University

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  1. ^ Lundqvist, Jan (1958), "Studies on the quaternary history and deposits of Värmland, Sweden", Sveriges geologiska undersökning. Serie C, Avhandlingar och uppsatser, 0082-0024 ; 559 Årsbok / Sveriges geologiska undersökning, 0082-0016 ; 52:2, Stockholm

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