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Rainer Waser

educator , physico-chemist and electrical engineer

Rainer Waser, German physico-chemist and electrical engineer, educator. Recipient Carl Wagner prize Max-Planck Institute, 1988, John D. Moynihan award International Electronic Components Institute, 1990, Edward C. Hughes award American Ceramic Society, 1994, UFFC Ferroelectrics Recognition award Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2000. Outstanding Achievement award Internat Symposium on Integrated Ferroelectrics, 2001.

Background

Waser, Rainer was born on September 16, 1955 in Frankfurt, Main, Germany. Son of Totila and Marianne (Grüning) Waser.

Education

Chemist, Darmstadt Technology University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Darmstadt Technology University, 1984.

Career

Teaching assistant department electrochemistry Darmstadt (Germany) Technology University, 1980-1984. Research assistant Philips Research Laboratory, Aachen, Germany, 1984-1992. Professor electrical engineering Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen, since 1992.

Head electronic ceramics Institute at Research Center Jülich, since 1997.

Works

  • Editor: (with O. Auciello) Science and Technology of Electroceramic Thin Films, 1995.

Connections

Married Michaela Haust, May 17, 1985. Children: Julian, Jasmina.

father:
Totila Waser

mother:
Marianne (Grüning) Waser

spouse:
Michaela Haust

children:
Julian Waser

Jasmina Waser