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Hartmut Karl Lichtenthaler

Hartmut Karl Lichtenthaler, German botany educator. Recipient Order of Merits, Federal Republic. Germany, 2001. Member European Society Plant Physiology (president 1984-1986).

Background

  • Lichtenthaler, Hartmut Karl was born on June 20, 1934 in Weinheim, Germany. Son of Wilhelm and Emma (Hick) Lichtenthaler.

  • Education

    • Master Pharmacy, University Karlsruhe, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Botany, University Heidelberg, 1961. Honorary Doctor (honorary), University Brno, Czech Republic, 1996.

      Honorary Doctor (honorary), Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary, 1998. Honorary Doctor (honorary), Szent Istvan University, Goedoelloe, Hungary, 2001.

    Career

    • Euratom research fellow Centre d'Etudes Nucleaire, Grenoble, France, 1961. North Atlantic Treaty Organization research fellow University California, Berkeley, 1962-1964. Science assistant, docent, then associate professor University Munster, Federal Republic Germany, 1964-1970.

      Professor, director department botany University Karlsruhe, Germany, 1970—2001, professor emeritus Germany, since 2001.

    Works

    • Editor: Lipid and Lipid Polymers in Higher Plants, 1977, Praktikum der Photosynthese, 1978, Das Waldsterben aus botanischer Sicht, 1984, Applications of Chlorophyll Fluorescence, 1988, Vegetation Stress, 1996.

    Membership

    Member European Society Plant Physiology (president 1984-1986).

    Personality

    Interests

    European history, art history.

    Connections

    • Married Regine Schneider, 1966. Children: Stefan, Eckhard, Ulrich.
    • father: Wilhelm Lichtenthaler
    • mother: Emma (Hick) Lichtenthaler
    • spouse: Regine Schneider
    • children: Stefan Lichtenthaler
    • Eckhard Lichtenthaler
    • Ulrich Lichtenthaler
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    Born June 20, 1934
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    • 1958
      University Karlsruhe
    • 1961
      University Heidelberg
    • 1996
      University Brno
    • 1998
      Eötvös University
    • 2001
      Szent Istvan University
    • 1961
      Euratom research fellow, Centre d'Etudes Nucleaire
      Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes, France
    • 1962 - 1964
      North Atlantic Treaty Organization research fellow, University California
      Berkeley, California, United States
    • 1964 - 1970
      science assistant, professor University Munster
    • 1964 - 1970
      docent, professor University Munster
    • 1964 - 1970
      then associate, professor University Munster
    • 1970 - 2001
      professor, department botany University Karlsruhe
      Germany
    • 1970 - 2001
      director, department botany University Karlsruhe
      Germany
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