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Thymen Jan De Boer

Thymen Jan De Boer, Dutch educator. Recipient Study prize Shell Oil Corporation, 1948; Holleman prize Royal Academy Amsterdam, 1974; Ramsay Memorial fellow, London, 1952; knight Order of the Dutch Lion. Member Netherlands Academy Arts and Sciences (board directors since 1984, chairman science division since 1987).

Background

  • Boer, Thymen Jan De was born on February 24, 1924 in Grootegast, Netherlands. Son of Bouwe and Antje (van der Weg) De Boer.

  • Education

    • Graduate University College London, 1949, King's College, London, 1952.

    Career

    • Officer University Groningen, 1953-1954. Officer University Amsterdam, 1954-1957, senior lecturer organic chemistry, 1957-1960, professor, since 1960. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Netherlands Academy Arts and Sciences (board directors since 1984, chairman science division since 1987).

    Connections

    • Married Eva M.M. Rink, April 17, 1954. Children– Judith E., Claire A. Ph.
    • father: Bouwe van
    • mother: Antje (van
    • spouse: Eva M.M. Rink
    • children: Judith E. Boer
    • Claire A. Ph Boer
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    Born February 24, 1924
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