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Wolfgang Engelmann

Wolfgang Engelmann, German biologist.

Background

  • Engelmann, Wolfgang was born on February 26, 1934 in Weimar, Germany. Son of Karl Friedrich and Rosa (Lerz) Engelmann.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, 1960., University Hamburg and Tübingen. Professor, University Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany, 1979.

      Postgraduate, University Michigan, 1963.

    Career

    • Assistant department of botany University Tübingen, Germany, 1963-1966. Department of biology Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1966-1967. Habilitation, privatdozent University Tübingen, 1972, professor, 1979-2001.

      Sabbatical leave Department of Zoology, Auckland, New Zealand, 1984, Department of Physics, Trondheim, Norway.

    Works

    • Moon Rhythms in Nature (P)
    • This fascinating study brings together a wide range of observations of lunar influences on living organisms from plants to humans.
    • Author: Biorhythmen, 1983, Rhythms in Organisms, 1998.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting.

    Connections

    • Married Sigrun Margund Hörr, July 25, 1938. Children: Dirk Friedrich, Lerke Hedwig.
    • father: Karl Friedrich Engelmann
    • mother: Rosa (Lerz) Engelmann
    • spouse: Sigrun Margund Hörr
    • children: Dirk Friedrich Engelmann
    • Lerke Hedwig Engelmann
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    Born February 26, 1934
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    • 1960
      University Tübingen
    • 1979
      University Tübingen
    • 1963
      University Michigan
    • 1963 - 1966
      Assistant, department of botany University T+-bingen
      Germany
    • 1966 - 1967
      department of biology Princeton (New Jersey) University
    • 1972
      habilitation