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physics professor

Ralf B. Wehrspohn, German physics professor. Recipient Wissenschaftsverbunds prize, Dow Chemicals, 2002, Heinz-Maier-Leibnitz prize, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, 2003, award, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2003.

Background

Wehrspohn, Ralf B. was born on August 17, 1970 in Lübeck, Germany.

Education

Diploma in physics, Carl V. Ossietzky University, Oldenburg, Germany, 1995. European Doctor of Philosophy, Carl V. Ossietzky University and Ecole Polytechnic, Paris, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, University Halle-Wittenburg, Halle, Germany, 2003.

Career

Postdoctorate Ecole Polytechnic, Paris, 1997. Senior scientist Philips Research Laboratory, Redhill, England, 1998—1999. Science co-worker Max Planck Institute, Halle, 1999—2003.

Professor experimental physics University Paderborn, 2003—2006, University Halle, since 2006. Director Fraunhofer Institute Mechanics of Materials, since 2007.