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researcher , institute director

Gregor Eugen Morfill, German institute director, researcher. Recipient Gagarin medal, 2000; Patten fellow University Indiana, 1994. Member Russian Academy of Sciences (foreign).

Background

Morfill, Gregor Eugen was born on July 23, 1945 in Oberhausen, Rheinland, Germany. Son of Frederick Thomas and Maria (Vinalmont) Morfill.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Imperial College, London, 1967. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Imperial College, London, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Imperial College, London, 1971.

Habilitation, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1977. Doctor of Technology(honorary), University Berlin, 2003.

Career

Research fellow, Max Planck Institute Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany, 1971-1973; staff member, Max Planck Institute Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany, 1973-1975; senior staff member, group leader, Max Planck Institute Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany, 1975-1981; director, Max Planck Institute Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany, since 1984. Coordinator German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft), Germany, 1988-1995. Chairman Verbundforschung, Germany, 1989-1995.

Professor Munich U., since 1989.

Works

Membership

Member Russian Academy of Sciences (foreign).

Connections

Married Valerie Gilbert, October 12, 1968. Children: Julia, Gary.

father:
Frederick Thomas Morfill

mother:
Maria (Vinalmont) Morfill

spouse:
Valerie Gilbert

children:
Julia Morfill

Gary Morfill