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secondary school mathematics teacher

Karlhorst Philipp Meyer, German secondary school mathematics teacher.

Background

Meyer, Karlhorst Philipp was born on April 6, 1935 in Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany. Son of Karl Friedrich and Betty (Möller) Meyer.

Education

Master of Education, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, 1958. L, Bavaria, 1960; Promotion, Technology University Munich, 1967. Doctor of Natural Sciences, Technology University, Munich, 1967.

Career

Teacher Gymnasium, Munich, 1960-1962. Assistant Technology University, 1962-1967, instructor mathematics, 1968-1974. Postdoctoral fellow University Florida, Gainesville, 1967-1968.

Visiting professor Gesamthochschule, Kassel, Germany, 1974-1975. Director Gymnasium, Starnberg, Germany, 1979-1999. Chairman Förderverein Gymnasium, Neubiberg, Germany, 1978-1991.

Agent Mathematics Olympiad, 1994-1999. Chairman Begabtenförderung Mathematik e.V., since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Albegra and Geometry, 1980. Author, editor: (text books) Brennpunkt Mathematik, vols. 5 and 6, Brennpunkt Geometrie, vols.

      7 and 8, Brennpunkt Algebra, vols. 7, 8 and 9, 1988-1992. Gymnasialer Mathematikunterricht im Wandel, verlag franzbecker, Hildesheim, 1995.

      Editor, Journal Mathematik Information, since 1981. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, travel, music, prehistory.

Connections

Married Christa Elise Frisch, November 16, 1962. Children: Silke Ilse, Heiko Gerhard.

father:
Karl Friedrich Meyer

mother:
Betty (Möller) Meyer

spouse:
Christa Elise Frisch

child:
Heiko Gerhard Meyer

child:
Silke Ilse Meyer