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astronomer

Karl Otto Rudiger Jaschek was German astronomer. Member Argentine Academy Natural, Exact and Physical Sciences, International Astronomical Union, European Society for Astronomy in Culture (vice president 1992-1996), European Astronomical Society.

Background

Jaschek, Karl Otto Rudiger was born on March 2, 1926 in Brieg, Silesia, Germany. Arrived in Spain, 1993. Son of Guillermo and Martha (Leinweber) Jaschek.

Education

Doctor, University La Plata, 1952.

Career

Professor astronomy University La Plata, Argentina, 1957-1973, University Geneva, 1973-1974, University Strasbourg, France, 1974-1993. Retired, 1993

Director Strasbourg Astronomical Data Center, 1974-1990.

Membership

Member Argentine Academy Natural, Exact and Physical Sciences, International Astronomical Union, European Society for Astronomy in Culture (vice president 1992-1996), European Astronomical Society.

Connections

Married Mercedes Isabel Corvalan, October 23, 1954 (deceased November 1995). Children: Isabel, Graciela.

father:
Guillermo Jaschek

mother:
Martha (Leinweber) Jaschek

spouse:
Mercedes Isabel Corvalan

child:
Isabel Jaschek

child:
Graciela Jaschek