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Ivar Karl Ugi

Ivar Karl Ugi, Estonian chemistry educator. Recipient Chemistry prize Akademie Wissenschaften, Göttingen, Germany, 1964, Challenge Future prize Philip-Morris Foundation, Munich, 1988, Emil-Fischer prize Gesellschaft Dtschr. Chemiker, Frankfurt, Germany, 1992, Ugi-Dugundji medal KARP, Auburn, 1995. Member Royal Society Uppsala, Estonian Academy of Sciences, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Ugi, Ivar Karl was born on September 5, 1930 in Kuressaare, Saaremaa, Estonia. Arrived in Germany, 1940. Son of Fedor and Ellen (Behm) University.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Chemistry, University Tübingen, Germany, 1952. Doctor Natural Science, University Munich, 1954. Doctor Habilitation, University Munich, 1959.

    Career

    • Research associate organic chemistry University Munich, 1960-1961. Director research Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany, 1962-1968. Professor University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1968-1972.

      Professor chemistry Technology University Munich, since 1972.

    Works

    • Author: Isonitrile Chemistry, 1971. (with Dieter Marquarding and Reinhard Urban) Synthesis of Peptides by Four Component Condensation, 1982. (with Josef Brandt) Computer Applications in Chemical Research and Education, 1989.

    Membership

    Member Royal Society Uppsala, Estonian Academy of Sciences, New York Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Helga Maria Dudzinski, March 30, 1960. 1 child, Ian Alva.
    • father: Fedor University
    • mother: Ellen (Behm) University
    • spouse: Helga Maria Dudzinski
    • child: Ian Alva Ugi
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    Born September 5, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1952
      University Tübingen
    • 1954
      University Munich
    • 1959
      University Munich
    • 1960 - 1961
      Research associate, organic chemistry University Munich
    • 1962 - 1968
      director, research Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
      Leverkusen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1968 - 1972
      professor, University Southern California
    • 1972
      professor, chemistry Technology University Munich