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physicist , researcher

Michael Dürr, German physicist, researcher. Achievements include patents for novel photovoltaic concepts and plastic solar cells. Recipient Best Alumni award, University of Technology Munich, 1997; scholar, German Society Academy Exchange, 1999. Member of German Technology Museum, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft.

Background

Dürr, Michael was born on September 5, 1971 in Stuttgart, Germany. Son of Kurt and Sieglinde Barbara Dürr.

Education

Bachelor in Physical, University Stuttgart, Germany, 1994. Master in Physical, University of Technology, Munich, Germany, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical, University of Technology, Munich, Germany, 2000.

Career

Research associate Max-Planck-Institute Quantum Optics, Munich, 1997—1999, Philipps University, Marburg, 2000—2002. Senior scientist Sony Deutschland GmbH, Materials Science Laboratory, Stuttgart, 2002—2006. Professor nanochemistry University Applied Sciences, Esslingen, Germany, since 2006.

Science advicer Sony Corporation, Atsugi, Japan, 2006. Visiting scientist Columbia University, New York City, 1999—2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for novel photovoltaic concepts and plastic solar cells.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of German Technology Museum, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Trumpet, hiking, carillon, stereophotography.

Connections

father:
Kurt Dürr

mother:
Sieglinde Barbara Dürr