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Heinrich Ruben Karfunkel

Heinrich Ruben Karfunkel, Chinese chemistry researcher.

Background

  • Karfunkel, Heinrich Ruben was born on May 30, 1944 in Luhsien, Sihuan, China. Son of Viktor and Diana (Chow) Karfunkel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1967. Diploma in biochemistry, University Tübingen, Germany, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University Tübingen, Germany, 1975.

    Career

    • Assistant professor chemistry University Tübingen, 1975-1984, professor chemistry, since 1984. Researcher Ciba-Geigy, Basel, Switzerland, since 1986.

    Works

    • Contributor more than 50 articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Connections

    • Married Shlomit Frieda Bujum, April 1967 (divorced 1977). Children: Jasmin, Lilach.
    • father: Viktor Karfunkel
    • mother: Diana (Chow) Karfunkel
    • spouse: Shlomit Frieda Bujum
    • children: Jasmin Karfunkel
    • Lilach Karfunkel
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    Born May 30, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    Han
    • 1967
      Hebrew University
    • 1971
      University Tübingen
    • 1975
      University Tübingen
    • 1986
      researcher, Ciba-Geigy
      Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland