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organic chemistry professor

Christian Erich Heinz Reichardt, German organic chemistry professor. Achievements include research in synthetic organic chemistry: chemistry of aliphatic polyaldehydes; synthesis and applications of polymethine dyes; physical organic chemistry: solvatochromism of organic dyes; solvent effects in organic chemistry. Recipient Marie Sklodowska-Curie medal Polish Chemical Society, 2001.


Reichardt, Christian Erich Heinz was born on November 16, 1934 in Ebersbach/Saxony, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Eleonore (Herbrich) Reichardt.


Diploma in Chemistry, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany, 1962. Habilitation, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany, 1967.


Oberassistent Institute Organic Chemistry Philipps University, Marburg, 1967—1970, Wissenschaften Rat, professor, 1970—1971, university professor department chemistry, 1971—1999, retired, 1999. Professor doctor chr. Reichardt Fachbereich Chemie der University, Hans-Meerwein-Strasse, Germany, since 1999.

Visiting professor department chemistry University Barcelona, Spain, 1988, University Bratislava, Slovak Republic, 1998, University Oita, Japan, 2000. Lecturer special organic chemistry University Giessen, 1969-1971, Doctor hockey club Karazin National University, Khakiv, Ukraine, 2007.


  • Achievements include research in synthetic organic chemistry: chemistry of aliphatic polyaldehydes. Synthesis and applications of polymethine dyes. Physical organic chemistry: solvatochromism of organic dyes.

    Solvent effects in organic chemistry.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Solvents and Solvent Effects in Organic Chemistry, 3d edition 2003 (Literary prize 1989). Contributor articles to professional journals, including Angewandte Chemie, Chemical Society Revs., Chemical Revs.

      , Pure and Applied Chemistry.


Member Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker, International Union Pure and Applied Chemistry (affiliate).


Married Maria-Magdalena Tóth, November 17, 1961.

Heinrich Reichardt

Eleonore (Herbrich) Reichardt

Maria-Magdalena Tóth