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Organic chemistry educator

Horst Walter Kunz, German organic chemistry educator. Recipient Max Bergmann medal MBK, 1992, Emil Fischer medal GDCU, 2000. Member German. Society Chemistry, Schweizer Chemical Association, American Chemical Society, Saxony Academy of Sciences (correspondent).

Background

Kunz, Horst Walter was born on December 3, 1940 in Frankenhausen, Germany. Son of Walter and Melanie (Unger) Kunz.

Education

Dr.rer.nat, University Mainz, Germany, 1969. Habilitation, University Mainz, Germany, 1977.

Career

Assistant professor University Mainz, 1972-1978, professor, 1978-1987, full professor, since 1988, dean faculty chemistry, 1991-1993. Guest professor University Paris-Sud, Orsay, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Journal Practical Chemistry, Leipzig, Germany, 1992-2000, Chemical Society Review Royal Society Chemistry, London, 1996-1999. Contributor 250 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member German. Society Chemistry, Schweizer Chemical Association, American Chemical Society, Saxony Academy of Sciences (correspondent).

Connections

Married Charlotte Quast, April 23, 1965. Children: Klaus, Ulrike.

father:
Walter Kunz

mother:
Melanie (Unger) Kunz

spouse:
Charlotte Quast

child:
Klaus Kunz

child:
Ulrike Kunz