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chemist , educator

Lutz Friedjan Tietze, German chemist, educator. Fellow: Royal Society Chemists; member: Academy Scientiarum Göttingen, American Chemical Society, Chemical Society Argentina (honorary), Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (Emil Fischer Gold medal 2004).

Background

Tietze, Lutz Friedjan was born on March 14, 1942 in Berlin. Son of Friedrich and Hete-Irene (Kruse) Tietze.

Education

Diploma, University Kiel, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kiel, 1968. Habilitation for Organic Chemistry, University Münster, 1975.

Doctor of Science honoris causa, University Szeged, Hungary, 1994.

Career

Research associate Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969-1971. Lecturer University Münster, 1971-1976. Professor University Dortmund, 1977-1978.

Full professor and institute director University Göttingen, Göttingen, since 1978, dean and prodean, 1983-1987, 91-95. President Deutscher Zentralausschuss für Chemie (DZfCh). Advisory board Fachinformationszentrum Chemie, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry.

Guest professor University Hamburg, University Wisconsin, Madison, University Strasbourg, University Sydney, University Bologna, University Paris.

Works

Membership

Fellow: Royal Society Chemists. Member: Academy Scientiarum Göttingen, American Chemical Society, Chemical Society Argentina (honorary), Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (Emil Fischer Gold medal 2004).

Connections

Married Karin Krautschneider. Children: Martin, Maja, Andrea, Julia.

father:
Friedrich Tietze

mother:
Hete-Irene (Kruse) Tietze

spouse:
Karin Krautschneider

child:
Martin Tietze

child:
Maja Tietze

child:
Andrea Tietze

child:
Julia Tietze