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Geologist

Kyaw Winn, Myanmar, Burmese geologist. Achievements include acoustical imaging system for sea floor mapping, empirical relationship between productivity, water depth and organic carbon accumulation rates, mapping of glacial-interglacial oceanic water masses with oxygen and carbon isotopes of Cibicides wuellerstorfi, sea-level changes in the Baltic and German Bight regions.

Background

Winn, Kyaw was born on October 19, 1941 in Mahlaing, Meiktila, Myanmar. Arrived in Germany, 1978. Naturalized, 1988. Son of Min Han and Emma Dawson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Rangoon University, 1961. Master of Science, Rangoon University, 1970. Doctor, Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany, 1974.

Career

Geologist Burma Oil Corporation Ltd., Rangoon, 1961-1965, People's Oil Industry, Rangoon, 1965-1970. Exploration geologist, field manager Myanmar Oil Corporation, 1970-1978. Staff scientist Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany, since 1978.

Member earth science research division Government Burma, Rangoon, 1968-1976.

Achievements

  • Achievements include acoustical imaging system for sea floor mapping, empirical relationship between productivity, water depth and organic carbon accumulation rates, mapping of glacial-interglacial oceanic water masses with oxygen and carbon isotopes of Cibicides wuellerstorfi, sea-level changes in the Baltic and German Bight regions.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Meyniana, since 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Association Sedimentologists, Geologische Vereinigung, American Geophysical Union.

Connections

Married Kathleen Khin Aye Mu, October 29, 1965. Children: Le Mu, Toe Mu, Ye Thuya.

father:
Min Han

mother:
Emma Dawson

spouse:
Kathleen Khin Aye Mu

children:
Le Mu Winn

Toe Mu Winn

Ye Thuya Winn