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Wolfgang Georg Winkler

Wolfgang Georg Winkler, German engineering educator, researcher. Grantee Ministry of Research, Bonn, Germany, 1998, Department of Health, Hamburg, since 1993, European Union, since 2002. President Hochschullehrerbund, Hamburg, 1993-1995. Served with Austrian military, 1977-1978. Member Lions (president Hamburg Uhlenhorst chapter 1998-1999).

Background

  • Winkler, Wolfgang Georg was born on January 24, 1949 in Gmünd, Austria. Arrived in Germany, 1978. Son of Helmut and Helmtraut (Langer) Winkler.

  • Education

    • Diploma in engineering, TH Wien, Vienna, Austria, 1974. Doctor of Technology, TH Wien, Vienna, Austria, 1977.

    Career

    • Project leader Deutsche Babcock, Oberhausen, Germany, 1978-1982. Manager TÜV Rheinland, Cologne, Germany, 1982-1986. Chief engineer Progas, Dortmund, Germany, 1986-1987.

      Manager Akzo Engineering, Arnheim, The Netherlands, 1987-1989. Professor University of Applied Sciences, Hamburg, Germany, since 1990. Member academy senate University Applied Sciences, 1993-2002.

      Board directors Verein Deutscher Ingenieure Hamburg. Director working group fuel cells, Düsseldorf, Germany, since 2002. Advisor European Fuel Cell Forum, Luzerne, Switzerland, since 1998.

      Science advisor European Commission Joint Radio Company Institute Energy, since 2004.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Membership

    President Hochschullehrerbund, Hamburg, 1993-1995. Served with Austrian military, 1977-1978. Member Lions (president Hamburg Uhlenhorst chapter 1998-1999).

    Personality

    Interests

    Science, history, politics.

    Connections

    • Married Beate Jäger, April 30, 1981. Children: Brigitte, Wolf-Christian.
    • father: Helmut Winkler
    • mother: Helmtraut (Langer) Winkler
    • spouse: Beate Jäger
    • children: Brigitte Winkler
    • Wolf-Christian Winkler
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    Born January 24, 1949
    (age 68)
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    • 1974
      TH Wien
    • 1977
      TH Wien
    • 1978 - 1982
      Project leader, Deutsche Babcock
      Oberhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1982 - 1986
      manager, T+?V Rheinland
      Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1986 - 1987
      chief engineer, Progas
      Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1987 - 1989
      manager, Akzo Engineering
      Arnheim, Gelderland, Netherlands
    • 1990
      professor, University of Applied Sciences
      Hamburg, Germany, Germany