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editor , research scientist

Hans Peter Ruffner was Swiss research scientist, editor. Achievements include research in grapevine physiology and grape ripening. Scholar Postdoctoral grant, Swiss National Foundation, 1974-1975. Member of Swiss Botanical Society (honorary).

Background

Ruffner, Hans Peter was born on November 17, 1943 in Maienfeld, Graubuenden, Switzerland. Son of Christian Ruffner and Emilia Ruffner-Laeri.

Education

Doctor, University Zuerich, 1967—1973. Professor (honorary), Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, 1998.

Career

Senior scientist, associate professor University Zuerich, Switzerland, 1976—1997. Head viticulture section FAW Waedenswil, Switzerland, 1997—1999. Head quality department Agroscope FAW, Waedenswil, Switzerland, 1999—2005.

Editor-in-chief Schweiz. Z. für Obst- und Weinbau, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in grapevine physiology and grape ripening.

Membership

Member of Swiss Botanical Society (honorary).

Connections

Life partner Gertrud Donatsch.

father:
Christian Ruffner

mother:
Emilia Ruffner-Laeri