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Michael Overdick

Michael Overdick, German physicist, researcher. Recipient Kurt Hahn scholarship, German Academic Exchange Service, 1992-1993. Committee member Town Twinning Association, Langerwehe, Germany, 2000—2004; Member of Technischer Überwachungsverein Rheinland, International Society Optical Engineering, Institute Physics United Kingdom, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft.

Background

  • Overdick, Michael was born on March 3, 1969 in Porz am Rhein, Germany. Son of Hans and Helga Overdick.

  • Education

    • Master of Philosophy, University Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1993. Diplom-Physiker, University Bonn, Germany, 1994. Doctor rerum naturalium (Doctor in Sciences), University Bonn, Germany, 1998.

    Career

    • Research scientist Philips Research Labs, Aachen, Germany, 1998—2002, senior scientist Germany, 2002—2004. Research director Philips Research Europe, 2004—2009. Head research development Sick Maihak GmbH, Reute, since 2009.

      Airman 1st class German Air Force, 1988-1989, Cologne.

    Works

    • Author: (book chapter on detector technology) Advances in Healthcare Technology.

    Religion

    Denomination: Protestant

    Membership

    Committee member Town Twinning Association, Langerwehe, Germany, 2000—2004. Member of Technischer Überwachungsverein Rheinland, International Society Optical Engineering, Institute Physics United Kingdom, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft.

    Connections

    • Married Martina Krämer, September 2, 1995. Children: Miriam, Manuel.
    • father: Hans Overdick
    • mother: Helga Overdick
    • spouse: Martina Krämer
    • children: Miriam Overdick
    • Manuel Overdick
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    Born March 3, 1969
    (age 48)
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    • 1993
      University Cambridge
    • 1994
      University Bonn
    • 1998
      University Bonn
    • 1998 - 2002
      Research scientist, Philips Research Labs
      Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 2004 - 2009
      research director, Philips Research Europe
    • 2009
      head, research development Sick Maihak GmbH
      Reute, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

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