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mechanical engineer

Albert Hofmann, German mechanical engineer. Achievements include patents for performance of cryogenic storage vessels and transfer lines e.g. for the hadron electron ring accelerator at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron Hamburg; development of cryogenic insulation sys.

Background

Hofmann, Albert was born on May 14, 1936 in Munich. Son of Max and Maria Hofmann.

Education

Doctor in Engineering, Technology University, Munich, 1961.

Career

Research engineer Linde AG, Munich, 1961—2001. Retired, 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for performance of cryogenic storage vessels and transfer lines e.g. for the hadron electron ring accelerator at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron Hamburg. Development of cryogenic insulation sys.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles in field.

Connections

Married Helga Posner, June 5, 1964. 1 child Martin.

father:
Max Hofmann

mother:
Maria Hofmann

spouse:
Helga Posner

child:
Martin Hofmann