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Burkhard Johannes Klopries, German chemist. Achievements include discovery of biological impact of carbon dioxide enreached global atmospheres; patents for silver catalyst suitable for oxidation of ethylene and process for production of; research in biomass liquifaction.

Background

Klopries, Burkhard Johannes was born on October 11, 1954 in Dorsten, Germany. Son of Karl Heinz and Elfriede Alwiene Klopries.

Education

Dr.rer.nat Diploma Chemical, University Essen, Germany, 1985.

Career

Scientific assistant University Essen, 1983—1985. Expert chemical reaction engineering Hüls AG, Marl, Germany, 1985—1990. Senior research scientist Hüls AG and VEBA AG joint working group, Germany, 1990—2000.

Plant manager Hüls AG, Contensio GmbH, Condea, Germany, since 2001. Production manager Sasol Germany, since 2007. With German Military, 1976-1977.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of biological impact of carbon dioxide enreached global atmospheres. Patents for silver catalyst suitable for oxidation of ethylene and process for production of. Research in biomass liquifaction.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Commander, chairman Bürgerschützenverein Dorsten eV 1487, Dorsten, Germany, 1992—2007. Member of European Chemistry Industry Council (associate. Brussels, Chairman of Ethylene Oxide Distribution Working Group 2000 - 2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, hunting, motorcycling.

Connections

Married Maria May, June 24, 1955. Children: Stephan, Kerstin, Birgit, Petra.

father:
Karl Heinz

mother:
Elfriede Alwiene Klopries

spouse:
Maria May

children:
Stephan Klopries

Kerstin Klopries

Birgit Klopries

Petra Klopries