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Hans H.R. Oechsner Edit Profile

physicist

Hans H.R. Oechsner, German physicist. Achievements include research in gas discharges, surface and thin film analysis, plasma and ion assisted thin film deposition; several patents from these fields. Recipient Transfer Technology prize, German Federal Minister of Science & Education, 1987, Luxemburg prize for Promotion of Science, Foundation for Luxemburg-German Cooperative in Science, 2000.

Background

Oechsner, Hans H.R. was born on February 21, 1934 in Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany. Son of Heinrich Oechsner and Emmy Giehl.

Education

Diploma in Physics, Universität Würzburg, 1960. Doctor, Universität Würzburg, 1963.

Career

University assistant and lecturer Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1963—1971, university docent, 1972. Professor physics Technology University Clausthal, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany, 1972—1981. Chair technical physics University Kaiserslautern, Germany, 1981—2000.

Director Institute of Surface and Thin Film Analysis IFOS, 1989—2002. Visiting scientist Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule , Zürich, Switzerland, 1968.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in gas discharges, surface and thin film analysis, plasma and ion assisted thin film deposition. Several patents from these fields.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Thin Film and Depth Profile Analysis, 1984, European Physical Journal Applied Physics, 1995.

Membership

Member of German Society Applied Spectroscopy (honorary), German Vacuum Society (honorary. President 1995—2002), Rotary Club (Paul Harris fellow 1997).

Connections

Married Gertrud Albert, September 30, 1960. Children: Martin, Susanne Ruf, Sibylle.

father:
Heinrich Oechsner

mother:
Emmy Giehl

spouse:
Gertrud Albert

child:
Martin Oechsner

child:
Sibylle Oechsner

child:
Susanne Ruf Oechsner