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Organic chemistry educator , researcher

Gerd Kaupp, German organic chemistry educator, researcher. Grantee Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 1969-2005, Bundesministerium für Forschung und Technologie, 1985-2005, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, 1988, Humboldt Foundation 2000-2005.

Background

Kaupp, Gerd was born on March 10, 1940 in Nagold, Germany. Son of Valentin and Gerda (Vick) Kaupp.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Universität Würzburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1965. Habilitation, University Freiburg, 1973.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Iowa State University, Ames, 1966-1967, University Lausanne, Switzerland, 1967-1969. Instructor University Freiburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1973-1979, assistant professor Federal Republic Germany, 1979-1982. Professor University Oldenburg, Federal Republic Germany, since 1982.

Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in information mediator new syntheses, heterocycles, laser chemistry, detoxification, reactive milling, large scale milling, gas/solid reactions environmentally benign 100% yield reactions without wastes. Research in photochemistry of crystals, atomic force microscopy, scanning near field optical microscopy, local Raman spectroscopy, nanoscratching, nanoindentation, electronic publishing, data-interactive, bionics.

Works

Membership

Member New York Academy of Sciences, Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (member various subdivsns.), American Chemical Society, Gesellschaft Deutscher Naturforscher und Aerzte, Chemical Structure Association.

Connections

Married Maria Kaupp, May 15, 1964.

father:
Valentin Kaupp

mother:
Gerda (Vick) Kaupp

spouse:
Maria Kaupp