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Gerhard Johannes Friedrich Katzung

Gerhard Johannes Friedrich Katzung, German geologist, educator. Geological diplomate. Member Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft, Geologische Vereinigung.

Background

  • Katzung, Gerhard Johannes Friedrich was born on October 14, 1935 in Schmalkalden, Thuringia, Germany. Son of Max Erich and Klara (Kaufmann) Katzung.

  • Education

    • Diploma in geology, University Jena, Germany, 1960. Doctor rerum naturalium, University Jena, Germany, 1965. Doctor habilitation, University Greifswald, Germany, 1980.

    Career

    • Research scientist Zentrales Geologisches Institute, Berlin, 1965-1967. Research team leader Bidem, 1967-1976, department head regional geology, 1976-1986, department head geological mapping, 1986-1988. Professor regional geology and tectonics University Greifswald, Germany, 1988-2001.

      Consultant Ministry of Chemistry, Beijing, 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Geological diplomate.

    Works

    Membership

    Member Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft, Geologische Vereinigung.

    Connections

    • Married Karin Gertraud Schlotter, July 22, 1961. 1 child, Ulrike.
    • father: Max Erich Katzung
    • mother: Klara (Kaufmann) Katzung
    • spouse: Karin Gertraud Schlotter
    • child: Ulrike Katzung
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    Born October 14, 1935
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    • 1960
      University Jena
    • 1965
      University Jena
    • 1980
      University Greifswald
    • 1965 - 1967
      Research scientist, Zentrales Geologisches Institute
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1988 - 2001
      professor, regional geology and tectonics University Greifswald
      Germany