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Geophysics educator

Christian Fritz Oelsner, German geophysics educator. Geophysics diplomate. Member Society Exploration Geophysics, Australian Society Exploration Geeophysics, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers.

Background

Oelsner, Christian Fritz was born on February 25, 1934 in Freiberg, Saxony, Germany. Son of Oscar Walter and Hildegard Elfriede (Kanis) Oelsner.

Education

Diploma, Technology University Freiberg, Germany, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Technology University Freiberg, Germany, 1964.

Career

Team leader, Geophysics Company, Leipzig, Germany, 1957-1960; science assistant, Technology U. Freiberg, 1960-1964; science coworker, Institute Geodynamics, Jena, Germany, 1964-1966; science coworker, Technology U. Freiberg, 1966-1977; assistant professor, Technology U. Freiberg, 1978-1992; professor, Technology U. Freiberg, since 1992. Director institute Technology U. Freiberg, since 1990, dean faculty geoscience, 1990-1994.

Achievements

  • Geophysics diplomate.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Grundlagen der Geothermik, 1982, (monograph chapters) Terrestrial Heat Flow and the Lithosphere Structure, 1991, Physik der Erdkrusta, 1977. Co-editor: (monograph) Geoelectric and Geothermal Studies, 1976.

Membership

Member Society Exploration Geophysics, Australian Society Exploration Geeophysics, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, mountaineering, classical music, being a grandfather.

Connections

Married Karin Margarete Porstendorfer, February 6, 1965. Children: Cornelia, Friederike.

father:
Oscar Walter Oelsner

mother:
Hildegard Elfriede (Kanis) Oelsner

spouse:
Karin Margarete Porstendorfer

child:
Friederike Oelsner

child:
Cornelia Oelsner