Bachelor of Science, University Clausthal, 1969. Master of Science, University Hamburg, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hamburg, 1977.
Research assistant University Hamburg, 1973-1977. Researcher, senior research fellow Caltech, Pasadena, California, 1977-1981. Professor physics University Freiburg, since 1981.
Research associate European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1988-1989. Member research scientist collaborations in high energy physics DASP Experiment, 1973-1977, E-356 Fermilab, Batavia, Illinois, 1977-1979, Delco II, Stanford, California, 1979-1981, OPAL, Geneva, since 1983.
Lieutenant German Navy, 1966-1968.
Married Birgit Fuchs, June 6, 1973. Children: Lars D., Jan R.