Diploma in physics, Technology University Munich, 1967. Doctor Engineering, University Stuttgart, Federal Republic Germany, 1987.
Member science staff, Institute Physical Electronics, U. Stuttgart, 1968-1982; academic officer, Institute Physical Electronics, U. Stuttgart, 1982-1989; senior academic officer, Institute Physical Electronics, U. Stuttgart, since 1990. Head department Center Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research, Stuttgart, since 1989.
Member of committee for research and technical, committee for energy policy Free Democratic Party, Federal Republic Germany, 1984-1988. Member International Solar Energy Society, German Solar Energy Society (associate), American Solar Energy Society, Verein Deutscher Ingenieure.
Son of Ernst and Anna Master of Laws (Heinrich) P. Heide Luckert, November 25, 1966. 1 child, Bettina.