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consultant , Member of Parliament , researcher

JANis Freimanis, Latvian chemistry researcher, consultant. Recipient D. Mendeleeff Society prizes Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Mendeleeff Society Chemistry, 1961, 74.

Background

FREIMANIS, Janis was born on April 6, 1935 in Riga. Parents: Fricis Freimanis and Marija (née Zalite) (née Pempere), 1959.

Education

Chemist, Latvian State University, Riga, 1958. Doctor Science, Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1962. Doctor Chemistry, Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1972.

Doctor habilitation chemistry, Latvian Council of Scientific, Riga, 1991.

Career

Scientific assistant Institute Organic Synthesis Academy of Sciences Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Riga, Latvia, 1958-1963. Senior science assistant Institute Organic Synthesis, Latvia, 1963-1973, head research team Latvia, 1973-1977, head laboratory Latvia, 1977-1991, Latvian Institute Organic Synthesis, Riga, since 1991. Consultant Riga (Latvian S.S.R.) Politech.

Institute, 1966-1971, Latvian State University, 1970-1975, Latvian oil business, 1994-1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Chemistry enaminoketones, etc, 1974, Progress and Prospects in CT, 1978, Organic Cpds with Intramolecular CT, 1985. Contributor over 500 articles to professional journals, over 200 political articles to newspapers.

Religion

Lutheran.

Membership

Member parliament Latvian Supreme Council, Riga, 1990-1993. Expert environmental protection Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga-Olaine, 1987-1989. Member board Latvian Popular Front, Riga, 1988-1991.

Member Latvian National Committee United Nations Educational, 1992-1995. Fellow Latvian Academy Science (G. Vanag prize 1975).

  • Clubs: Rotary Club, Riga.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting; independent Latvia.

Connections

Married Arija Pempere. Children: Janis, Ligita.

father:
Fricis Freimanis

mother:
Marija (Zalite) Freimanis

spouse:
Arija Pempere

child:
Janis Freimanis

child:
Ligita Freimanis