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Wladimir Köppen

(1846—1940)


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(b. St Petersburg, 25 September 1846; d. Graz, Austria, 22 June 1940)

German meteorologist and climatologist who produced a map of climatic zones, differentiated by temperature regime, in 1884. His pioneering scheme for climate classification (see Köppen classification) was introduced in 1900.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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