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Katharina Kohse-Höinghaus, German chemistry professor. Recipient Order of Cross of Merit, Federal President, Germany, 2007; Heisenberg fellowship, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 1993-1994. Fellow: International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.

Background

Kohse-Höinghaus, Katharina was born on December 18, 1951 in Hagen, Germany. Daughter of Julius Karl and Ursula Katharina Höinghaus.

Education

Diploma, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, 1978. Habilitation, Stuttgart University, Germany, 1992.

Career

Visiting scientist Socially Responsible Investment International, Menlo Park, 1987—1988, Stanford University, 1987—1988. Professor Bielefeld University, Germany, since 1994, science council member, since 2008. Science assistant Ruhr University, 1975—1979.

Science staff, group director Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Stuttgart, Germany, 1979—1994. Heisenberg awardee Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Germany, 1993—1994, senate member, since 2007. Director founder Teutolab Public Outreach Laboratory, Bielefeld, Germany, since 1999.

Board trustees Volkswagen Foundation, Hannover, Germany, since 2002. Director, board member Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, since 2002. Editor in chief Combustion & Flame, since 2004.

President Deutsche Bunsen-Gesellschaft, Frankfurt, Germany, 2007—2008. Member international advisory board Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Bonn, Germany, since 2007, vice chair general selection committee, since 2009. President elect, vice president International Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, since 2008.

Member national academy Leopoldina, Halle Saale, Germany, since 2008. Senate member Helmholtz Association, Berlin, since 2008.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers.

Membership

Fellow: International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, cooking.

Connections

Married Klaus Peter Kohse, June 25, 1976. 1 child Eva Katharina Kohse.

father:
Julius Karl

mother:
Ursula Katharina Höinghaus

spouse:
Klaus Peter Kohse

child:
Eva Katharina Kohse Kohse-Höinghaus