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chemist , university professor

Alfons Baiker, Swiss chemistry professor. Achievements include patents in field of catalysis, surface sci and solid state chemistry. Recipient Ruzicka award of chemistry Board of Swiss Federal Institutes, 1987, Karl Ziegler award Max-Planck Society, Germany, 1996.

Background

Baiker, Alfons was born on April 14, 1945 in Zürich, Switzerland.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, 1974. Habilitation, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, 1979.

Career

Research associate, Stanford (California) U., 1978-1980; private docent, Swiss Federal Institute Technology, Zürich, 1980-1987; honorary professor, Swiss Federal Institute Technology, Zürich, 1987-1989; associate professor, Swiss Federal Institute Technology, Zürich, 1989; professor of chemistry, Swiss Federal Institute Technology, Zürich, since 1990; head department chemical engineering, Swiss Federal Institute Technology, Zürich, since 1993. Swiss delegate Science Council of European Federation of Chemical Engineering. Expert of International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas Research and Development Programme.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field of catalysis, surface sci and solid state chemistry.