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Paul Tavan

Paul Tavan, German physics professor. Achievements include patents for pharmaceutical substances for the causal therapy of Creutzfeld-Jakob and parkinson diseases.

Background

  • Tavan, Paul was born on February 22, 1949 in Würzburg, Germany.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Physics, Julius Maximilians University, Würzburg, 1974. Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), Georg August University, Göttingen, 1978. Doctor rer. national habil, Technische University, Munich, 1988.

    Career

    • Wissenschaftlicher assistant Freie University Berlin, 1970—1980. Otto-hahn fellow Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1981—1982. Habilitand Technische University, 1982—1988.

      Group leader Max Planck Institute Bio-chemical, 1989—1992. Professor Ludwig Maximilians University, since 1993.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for pharmaceutical substances for the causal therapy of Creutzfeld-Jakob and parkinson diseases.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals (Otto-Hahn-Medal, Max-Planck Society, 1979).

    Connections

    • Married Gabriele Naber, October 27, 2001. 1 child Christoph; Married Sigrid Tavan, February 22, 1975 (divorced March 10, 2001).
    • spouses: Gabriele Naber
    • Sigrid Tavan
    • child: Christoph Tavan
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    Born February 22, 1949
    (age 68)
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    • 1974
      Julius Maximilians University
    • 1978
      Georg August University
    • 1988
      Technische University
    • 1970 - 1980
      Wissenschaftlicher assistant, Freie University Berlin
    • 1981 - 1982
      otto-hahn fellow, Cornell University
      Ithaca, New York, United States
    • 1982 - 1988
      habilitand Technische University
    • 1989 - 1992
      group leader, Max Planck Institute Bio-chemical
    • 1993
      professor, Ludwig Maximilians University