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researcher , university dean , Chemistry educator

Guenter Wulff, German chemistry educator, researcher, university dean. Achievements include development of first molecular imprinting in synthetic polymers; patents in field. Recipient Dozenten prize Fonds Chemischen Industrie, 1973, Prix Céréalier, European prize for achievements in field of renewable resources, 1996, Havinga medal Royal Netherlands Chemical Society, 1997.

Background

Wulff, Guenter was born on February 19, 1935 in Hamburg, Germany. Son of Georg and Kaete Wulff.

Education

Diploma in chemistry, University Hamburg, 1960. Doctor of Science, University Bonn, Germany, 1963. Habilitation, University Bonn, Germany, 1970.

Career

Research assistant University Bonn, 1963-1970, lecturer, 1971-1972, associate professor, 1972-1979. Professor chemistry University Düsseldorf, Germany, 1979—2000, dean science faculty Germany, 1991-1992, retired, 2000. Guest professor Ateneo de Manila University, 1970.

Consultant in field, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of first molecular imprinting in synthetic polymers. Patents in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor 2 books. Contributor over 200 articles to science journals.

Membership

Fellow International Union Pure Applied Chemistry. Member German Chemical Society (branch chairman 1977-1978), American Chemical Society, Azerbaijan Academy of Sciences (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, gardening.

Connections

Married Gertraud Ida Zaake, May 11, 1962. Children: Marianne, Wolfgang, Gerhard.

father:
Georg Wulff

mother:
Kaete Wulff

spouse:
Gertraud Ida Zaake

children:
Gerhard Wulff

Marianne Wulff

Wolfgang Wulff