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educator , acoustical engineer

Hugo Michael Fastl, acoustical engineer, educator. Recipient award Nachtichtentechnische Gesellschaft, 1983, Forschungsgemeinschaft Deutscher Hörgeräte-Akustiker, 1991, research award Japan Society Promotion of Science, 1998, Rayleigh Medal, 2003. Fellow Acoustical Society of America; member Society for Information Technology Board, Acoustical Society Japan (international advisory board), Acoustical Society Germany.

Background

Fastl, Hugo Michael was born on April 18, 1944 in Muenchen, Bavaria, Germany. Son of Michael and Mathilde (Nester) Fastl.

Education

Diploma in engineering, Technology University Muenchen, 1970. Doctor of Engineering, Technology University Muenchen, 1974.

Career

Director ingenieur habilitatus Technology University Muenchen, 1981, research associate, 1970-1974, assistant professor, 1974-1978, associate professor, 1978-1987, academy director, since 1987, professor, since 1991. Guest professor Osaka (Japan) University, 1987. Managing director Sonderforschungsbereich 204 Hearing, Muenchen, 1983-1991.

Head electroacoustics ITG, Frankfurt, Germany, 1983-1994. Head hearing DEGA, Bonn, Germany, 1991-1996, board directors, treasurer, since 1996. Head auditory acoustics ITG, Frankfurt, since 1995.

Member steering committee German Standardizing for Acoustics and Noise Abatement, since 2000.

Works

Membership

Fellow Acoustical Society of America. Member Society for Information Technology Board, Acoustical Society Japan (international advisory board), Acoustical Society Germany.

Connections

father:
Michael Fastl

mother:
Mathilde (Nester) Fastl