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photobotany educator

Karl Max Hartmann, German photobotany educator. Certified in botany. Recipient Distinguished Leadership award American Biographical Institute, 1991, International Cultural Diploma of Honor, 1994; 2000 Commemorative Medal of Honor; One in a Million award International Biographical Center, 1992.

Background

Hartmann, Karl Max was born on June 14, 1935 in Berlin. Son of Johannes Eduard and Gertrud Auguste (Klein) Hartmann.

Education

Doctor in Natural Sciences, U. Tübingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1962; D. Habilitation, U. Erlangen-Nuremberg, Federal Republic Germany, 1973.

Career

Science technical assistant, Max-Planck-Institute, Tübingen, 1956-1957; science assistant, University, Freiburg Branch, Federal Republic Germany, 1962-1966; academic consultant, University, Freiburg Branch, Federal Republic Germany, 1966-1969; visiting associate professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1970-1972; science consultant, U. Erlangen-Nuremberg, 1973-1978; professor extraordinary, U. Erlangen-Nuremberg, since 1978.

Achievements

  • Certified in botany.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor 80 science articles on photomorphogenesis, biophysics and weed control to professional journals and books.

Membership

Member Bund Naturschutz Bayern, 1974, Gesellschaft der Pflanzenkundlichen Schausammlung, 1985, Commission International de l'Éclairage, 1990, Five Thousand Personalities of the World (Application Binary Interface), 1991. Member Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Gesellschaft Deutscher Naturforscher und Ärzte, Gesellschaft für Lichtforschung, Federation European Socs. Plant Physiology, Deutscher Hochschulverband, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biophysik, European Society for Photobiology, European Weed Research Society, Universitätsbund Erlaugeu-Nurunberg.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountain climbing, biomathematics, restoration.

Connections

Married Gisela Doritt Clemens, December 22, 1956. Children: Christine, Ulrike.

father:
Johannes Eduard Hartmann

mother:
Gertrud Auguste (Klein) Hartmann

spouse:
Gisela Doritt Clemens

child:
Ulrike Hartmann

child:
Christine Hartmann