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microbiologist

Hermann Sahm, German microbiologist. Recipient Max Buchner prize Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (Society for Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology), Frankfurt, 1985. Member American Society for Microbiology.

Background

Sahm, Hermann was born on September 5, 1942 in Künzelsau, Germany. Son of Christian and Anna (Wolf) Sahm.

Education

Master of Science, University Tübingen, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tübingen, 1970.

Career

Postdoctorate, Society for Biotechnology Research, Braunschweig, Germany, 1970-1971; assistant professor, Technology U., Braunschweig, 1972-1977; professor microbiology, U. Düsseldorf, Germany, since 1977; director, Research Center Jülich, Germany, since 1977. Consultant RheinBiotech, Düsseldorf, 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Biotechnology, 1993, Advances in Biochemical Engineering Biotechnology, 1979. Member editorial board several science journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Member American Society for Microbiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, hiking, music, reading.

Connections

Married Ursel Flickenscher, November 28, 1970. Children: Matthias, Andreas.

father:
Christian Sahm

mother:
Anna (Wolf) Sahm

spouse:
Ursel Flickenscher

child:
Andreas Sahm

child:
Matthias Sahm