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Werner Nachtigall

Werner Nachtigall, German biologist, biophysicist. Recipient Fabricius medal, Entomological Society, 1969, K.O. Frisch medal, Zoological Society, 1973, Fritz Bender Building prize, Munich, 1990, International Environmental prize, 2002, Trevinanus medal, German Biological Association, 2004. Member of Sudetendeutsche Academy Munich, Academy Wissenschaften Literature Mainz, Society Technology Biology and Bionics.

Background

  • Nachtigall, Werner was born on June 7, 1934 in Saaz, Sudeten, Germany. Son of Emil and Emilie Nachtigall.

  • Education

    • Promotion, University Munich, 1959. Habilitation, University Munich, 1966.

    Career

    • Assistant University Munich, Germany, 1959—1962, dozent, 1962—1969. Professor University Saarbrucken, Germany, since 1969.

    Works

    • Author: 40 books.

    Membership

    Member of Sudetendeutsche Academy Munich, Academy Wissenschaften Literature Mainz, Society Technology Biology and Bionics.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, music, travel, art.

    Connections

    • Married Martha John; 1 child Irene.
    • father: Emil Nachtigall
    • mother: Emilie Nachtigall
    • spouse: Martha John
    • child: Irene Nachtigall
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    Born June 7, 1934
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    • 1959
      University Munich
    • 1966
      University Munich
    • 1959 - 1962
      Assistant, University Munich
      Germany
    • 1962 - 1969
      Assistant, University Munich
    • 1969
      professor, University Saarbrucken
      Germany