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Gunther Karl Hunger

research advisor

Gunther Karl Hunger, German research advisor. Recipient Alexander Mitscherlich medal Verein Zellcheming, 1983. Fellow Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (coating division award 1983); member American Chemical Society, Zellcheming (committee chairman 1977-1985).

Background

Hunger, Gunther Karl was born on September 14, 1922 in Dresden, Saxony, Germany. Daughter of Karl Ernst and Ida Hedwig (Von Katte) Hunger.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Tubingen, 1950. Master of Science, Technology University Darmstadt, 1954, Dr.Sci.Nat., 1959.

Career

Research associate Institute Cellulose Chemistry Technology University Darmstadt, 1959-1961. Research scientist Wastvaco Corporation, Luke, Maryland, 1961, director research, Luke, Laurel, Maryland, 1962-1976. Corporation director research Fedlmuehle AG, Duesseldorf, West Germany, 1976-1985, research advisor, 1986-1987.

Lecturer papermakers' college Munich, 1986, 87. Consultant for paper industry, since 1988. Chief technical adviser Center Indian Pulp and Paper Research Institute, Saharanpur, India, 1990-1994.

Works

  • Author books

  • contributor articles to professional journals., encyclopedias Patentee in field.

Membership

Fellow Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (coating division award 1983). Member American Chemical Society, Zellcheming (committee chairman 1977-1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Watersports, poetry, political and religious discussion groups.

Connections

Married Ria Elisabeth Pfaff, September 30, 1956. Children: Thilo, Claudia.

father:
Karl Ernst Hunger

mother:
Ida Hedwig (Von Katte) Hunger

spouse:
Ria Elisabeth Pfaff

children:
Thilo Hunger

Claudia Hunger