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chemist , educator , researcher

Ernst Peter Kündig, Swiss chemist, researcher, educator. Achievements include research on asymmetric transformation of areues into alicyclic compounds, organometallic reaction mechanisms. Recipient Werner Prize Swiss Chemical Society, 1986. Member New Swiss Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry (United Kingdom), American Chemical Society.

Background

Kündig, Ernst Peter was born on September 2, 1946 in Weinfelden, Thurgau, Switzerland.

Education

Dipl.chem.ETH, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University Toronto, Canada, 1975.

Career

Research associate University Bristol, United Kingdom, 1975-1977. Chargé de Recherche University Geneva, Switzerland, 1977-1983, maitre de'Enseignement et de Recherche Switzerland, 1983-1986, professor adjoint Switzerland, 1986-1990, professor Switzerland, since 1990, head of organic chemistry department Switzerland, 1989-1990, 92—.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on asymmetric transformation of areues into alicyclic compounds, organometallic reaction mechanisms.

Membership

Member New Swiss Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry (United Kingdom), American Chemical Society.