University of Wisconsin-Madison

Per Olof Hulth (1943-2015)

Per Olof at the IceCube Collaboration meeting in Uppsala, September 2011.
Per Olof at the IceCube Collaboration meeting in Uppsala, September 2011.

AMANDA collaborator, first IceCube spokesperson, initiated DeepCore, esteemed colleague and beloved friend.

Per Olof and some of the Swedish team involved in the IceCube deployment 2008/09 at the South Pole. Top left: Kurt Woschnagg, Jimmy Vinblad, Anders Nilsson, Fredrik Sörqvist, John Bengtsson. First row left: Sven Lidström, Jonas Kalin, Sarah Amandusson, Per Olof Hulth, Karl-Fredrik Karlsson and Jonas Enander. Missing: Olle Engdegård. Photo: Mark Krasberg
Per Olof and some of the Swedish team involved in the IceCube deployment 2008/09 at the South Pole. Top left: Kurt Woschnagg, Jimmy Vinblad, Anders Nilsson, Fredrik Sörqvist, John Bengtsson. First row left: Sven Lidström, Jonas Kalin, Sarah Amandusson, Per Olof Hulth, Karl-Fredrik Karlsson and Jonas Enander. Missing: Olle Engdegård. Photo: Mark Krasberg

Read a farewell article here by his colleagues at the Oskar Klein Centre for Cosmoparticle Physics, Stockholm University.

A public funeral will be held on March 27, at 10:00 am, at Skogskyrkogården (The Woodland Cemetery) followed by a memorial ceremony at AlbaNova University Center in Stockholm. Find more details in the funeral announcement in the Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter (DN), March 8th, 2015.