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researcher , Metallurgical engineer

Juergen Rainer Hirsch, German metallurgical engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents for new hot rolling technolgy. Recipient Young Scientist award, Stifterverbands Metalle and the German Materials Society, 1986, Wilhem-Gedächtnis prize, Technology University Aachen, 1986, 1988, Tammann-medal, German Materials Society, 2007.

Background

Hirsch, Juergen Rainer was born on October 22, 1951 in Duesseldorf, Germany. Son of Konrad Hirsch and Ingeborg Hirsch (geb.Fey).

Education

Diploma in Material Science, Technology University, Aachen, Germany, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Metallurgy, Technical University, Aachen, Germany, 1984.

Career

Senior engineer Aluminum Company of America, Pittsburgh, 1988—1990. Senior scientist Hydro Aluminium Deutschland GmbH - Research and Development, Bonn, Germany, since 1991. Adjunct professor Technology University Aachen, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for new hot rolling technolgy.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Virtual Fabrication of Aluminum Products. Contributor articles various professional journals.

Membership

Head education and technical committee European Aluminium Association, Brusels, 2000—2007. Member of German Materials Society (Tamman Gedenkmünze 2007).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Philosophy, sports.

Connections

Life partner Angela Wattenberg. Children: Melanie, Benjamin.

father:
Konrad Hirsch Hirsch

mother:
Ingeborg Hirsch (geb.Fey)

children:
Melanie Hirsch

Benjamin Hirsch