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science society executive

Gerhard Kreysa, German science society executive. Diploma in chemistry. Recipient CHEMVIRON prize, Dechema/Preis, 1980, Castner medal Society Chemical Industry, 1994.

Background

Kreysa, Gerhard was born on September 21, 1945 in Dresden, Saxony, Germany. Son of Wolfgang and Waltraud (Seidel) Kreysa.

Education

Doctorate (honorary), Technology University Dresden, 1970. Doctorate (honorary), University Dortmund, Germany, 1978. Professor (honorary), University Dortmund, Germany, 1985.

Professor (honorary), University Regensburg, Germany, 1993. Doctorate (honorary), Technology University Clausthal, 1998. Doctorate (honorary), Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1999.

Career

Science staff member, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Institute, Frankfurt, Germany, 1973-1978; group leader, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Institute, Frankfurt, Germany, 1978-1986; vice chief executive, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Institute, Frankfurt, Germany, 1986-1992; chief executive, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology) Deutsche Gesellschaft Chemisches Appratewesen, Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie e.V., Frankfurt, Germany, since 1992. Chairman science advising committee Research Center, Rossendorf, Germany, 1993.

Achievements

  • Diploma in chemistry.

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Chemistry. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (member board applied electrochemistry 1989), International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (associate), European Federation of Chemical Engineering (general secretary 1992), American Chemical Society,International Society Electrochemistry.

Connections

Married Felicitas Arends, July 14, 1968. Children: Juliane, Clemens.

father:
Wolfgang Kreysa

mother:
Waltraud (Seidel) Kreysa

spouse:
Felicitas Arends

child:
Juliane Kreysa

child:
Clemens Kreysa