Karolinenpl. 5, Darmstadt, Germany
Quack studied at Technische Universität Darmstadt from 1966 to 1969.
Rämistrasse 101, Zürich, Switzerland
Martin studied at the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology from 1972 to 1975.
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Quack studied at Technische Universität Darmstadt from 1966 to 1969. Also he studied at the University of Grenoble (nowadays Université Grenoble Alpes) in 1969-1970. In 1972, Martin entered the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, where he obtained a doctorate in 1975.
Quack began his career as a Max Kade Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley in 1976 and had held the position for a year. In 1978, he was appointed a privatdozent at the University of Gottingen. Then in 1982, Martin became a professor at the University of Bonn.
Since 1983 he has been a professor of physical chemistry at ETH Zurich. In addition, Quack was Head of the Laboratory of Physical Chemistry at that university in 1986-1987, 1991-1992 and again from 2006 to 2007. In 2005, he took the position of Miller Visiting Research Professor at the University of California, Berkeley.
Quack is a member of the American Physical Society, the Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities.
He was a member of the National Research Council of the Swiss National Science Foundation from 2002 to 2011. In 2014, Martin was elected as a member of the presidium of the German Academy of Sciences, Leopoldina.
On May 24, 1977 Martin Quack married Roswitha Quack. They have three children.