Summarized CV of Roy Kristiansen
50 years with chemical engeneering and processing as chemist, researcher, quality control manager
45 years with mineralogy and collecting
35 years with mycology, collecting and mapping
> 400 popular and scientific publications in journals, newspapers in mineralogy, mycology, philosophy
Discovery of ca 30 minerals and > 150 fungi new to Norway
Tributed in French book on morels (1984)
Co-author of 9 new mineral species, and 5 new fungi
Honored with the new mineral kristiansenite (2002)
Honored with two fungi names ( Entoloma kristiansenii and Lamprospora kristianseni )
In 2002 honoured with a medal from Det Kongelige Selskap Norges Vel for 30 years of long and faithful service to our company : Unger Fabrikker AS, Fredrikstad , Norway.
Tributed at Kongsberg with a Palladium-covered neclace with Sc-metal (2008)
Pinch medal 2009 (first European) in recognition of outstanding contribution to mineralogical sciences ( by the Mineralogical association of Canada) Seven altogether in the world.
Founder and editor of the mycological journal AGARICA in Norway (1980 – 1998), and continued by the University of Oslo 2006 –
Stampcollector and numismatist for 60 years