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Physics educator

Gerhard Soff, German physics educator. Recipient Röntgen award, Giessen, 1989; Heisenberg fellow, 1980-1985.

Background

Soff, Gerhard was born on December 30, 1949 in Amöneburg, Hessen, Germany. Son of Kurt and Ilse (Schwandt) Soff.

Education

Diploma, University Frankfurt, Germany, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Frankfurt, Germany, 1977. Habilitation, University Frankfurt, Germany, 1981.

Career

Science collaborator University Frankfurt, 1972-1978, Research Center Heavy Ion Physics, Darmstadt, Germany, 1978-1993. Professor physics University Giessen, Germany, 1985, University Dresden, Germany, since 1993, chairman department Germany, 1997-1998, director Institute for Theoretical Physics Germany, 1995-1996, 99-00. Visiting professor University Arizona, Tucson, 1989-1990.

Science collaborator National Institute Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, 1992.

Connections

Married Hannelore Förster, August 16, 1969. Children: Sven, Kathrin.

father:
Kurt Soff

mother:
Ilse (Schwandt) Soff

spouse:
Hannelore Förster

children:
Sven Soff

Kathrin Soff