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Gerhard Kreysa

Gerhard Kreysa, German science society executive. Diploma in chemistry. Recipient CHEMVIRON prize, Dechema/Preis, 1980, Castner medal Society Chemical Industry, 1994.

Background

  • Kreysa, Gerhard was born on September 21, 1945 in Dresden, Saxony, Germany. Son of Wolfgang and Waltraud (Seidel) Kreysa.

  • Education

    • Doctorate (honorary), Technology University Dresden, 1970. Doctorate (honorary), University Dortmund, Germany, 1978. Professor (honorary), University Dortmund, Germany, 1985.

      Professor (honorary), University Regensburg, Germany, 1993. Doctorate (honorary), Technology University Clausthal, 1998. Doctorate (honorary), Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1999.

    Career

    • Science staff member Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Institute, Frankfurt, Germany, 1973-1978, group leader Germany, 1978-1986, vice chief executive Germany, 1986-1992. Chief executive Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Gesellschaft Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie eV, Germany, since 1992. Chairman science advisory committee Research Center, Rossendorf, Germany, 1993.

    Major achievements

    • Diploma in chemistry.

    Works

    • Co-author: (with E. Heitz) Principles of Electrochemical Engineering, 1977, Fusionstieber, 1998. Contributor articles to science publications. Patentee in field.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Fellow Royal Society Chemistry. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (member board applied electrochemistry 1989), International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (associate), European Federation of Chemical Engineering (general secretary 1992), American Chemical Society,International Society Electrochemistry.

    Connections

    • Married Felicitas Arends, July 14, 1968. Children: Juliane, Clemens.
    • father: Wolfgang Kreysa
    • mother: Waltraud (Seidel) Kreysa
    • spouse: Felicitas Arends
    • children: Juliane Kreysa
    • Clemens Kreysa
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    Born September 21, 1945
    (age 72)
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    • 1970
      Technology University Dresden
    • 1978
      University Dortmund
    • 1985
      University Dortmund
    • 1993
      University Regensburg
    • 1998
      Technology University Clausthal
    • 1999
      Royal Institute of Technology
    • 1973 - 1978
      Science staff member, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Institute
      Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany
    • 1992
      chief executive, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Gesellschaft Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie eV
      Germany
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