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manager , Science educator

Klaus Heinrich Ploog, German science educator, manager. Member Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker, American Vacuum Society, Electrochemical Society, American Physical Society.

Background

Ploog, Klaus Heinrich was born on September 27, 1941 in Klein-Kampen, Germany. Son of Albert and Marie (Scheelck) Ploog.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Kiel, Germany, 1963. Master of Science, University Munich, Germany, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Munich, Germany, 1970.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Munich, 1967-1969, lecturer, 1970-1971. Senior research scientist University Bonn, Germany, 1972-1973, Max-Planck Institute Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart, Germany, 1974-1987, associate professor Germany, 1987-1991. Professor Darmstadt (Germany) University of Technology, 1992-1993, Humboldt University, Berlin, since 1993.

Director Paul-Drude-Institute Festkörperelektronik, Berlin, since 1992. Visiting research professor Nippon Telegraph Telephone Corporation, Tokyo, 1984, 91, 94, 95, 98. Visiting professor Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1993-1994, Stanford University, 1996, Escuela Tecnica Superior de Ingenieria Telecomm., Madrid, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor more than 1000 articles to science journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Member Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker, American Vacuum Society, Electrochemical Society, American Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: athletics, skiing, hiking.

Connections

Married Frauke Vyroubal, 1968 (divorced 1988). Children: Dominique, Nicole.

father:
Albert Ploog

mother:
Marie (Scheelck) Ploog

spouse:
Frauke Vyroubal

child:
Nicole Ploog

child:
Dominique Ploog