Abitur, Helmholtz-Gymn, Federal Republic of Germany, 1974. Master in Biology, Ruhr University, Federal Republic of Germany, 1980. Master in Elect Engineering, Hannover, Federal Republic of Germany, 1984.
Doctor of Philosophy in Electronics Engineering, Hannover, 1987.
Postdoctoral fellow Technology University Hamburg-Harburg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1987-1989. Group leader GBF National Research Center for Biotechnology, Braunschweig, Germany, 1989-1995. Professor bioprocess engineering University Karlsruhe, Germany, since 1995.
Senior lecturer Technology University Hamburg-Harburg, 1989-1995.
Active Deutsches Rotes Kreuz, Essen, 1972-1985. Member Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie, Verein Deutscher Ingenieure, International Federation of Automatic Control.
Married Renate E. Suda, November 13, 1987.