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Chemistry educator

Ivar Karl Ugi, Estonian chemistry educator. Recipient Chemistry prize Akademie Wissenschaften, Göttingen, Germany, 1964, Challenge Future prize Philip-Morris Foundation, Munich, 1988, Emil-Fischer prize Gesellschaft Dtschr. Chemiker, Frankfurt, Germany, 1992, Ugi-Dugundji medal KARP, Auburn, 1995. Member Royal Society Uppsala, Estonian Academy of Sciences, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Ugi, Ivar Karl was born on September 5, 1930 in Kuressaare, Saaremaa, Estonia. Arrived in Germany, 1940. Son of Fedor and Ellen (Behm) University.

Education

Diploma in Chemistry, University Tübingen, Germany, 1952. Doctor Natural Science, University Munich, 1954. Doctor Habilitation, University Munich, 1959.

Career

Research associate organic chemistry University Munich, 1960-1961. Director research Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany, 1962-1968. Professor University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1968-1972.

Professor chemistry Technology University Munich, since 1972.

Membership

Member Royal Society Uppsala, Estonian Academy of Sciences, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Helga Maria Dudzinski, March 30, 1960. 1 child, Ian Alva.

father:
Fedor University

mother:
Ellen (Behm) University

spouse:
Helga Maria Dudzinski

child:
Ian Alva Ugi