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educator , physicist

Reiner Kuemmel, German Physicist. Recipient WVV Environmental prize, 1990. Member German Physical Society (working group on energy), International Society for Ecological Economics, European Physical Society, Study Group Development Problems Indsl.Socs. (co-founder), Institute Science and Technology Investigations (honorary).

Background

Kuemmel, Reiner was born on July 9, 1939 in Fulda, Hessen, Germany. Son of Reinhold and Aenne (Wiegand) Kuemmel.

Education

Diploma in Physics, T.H. Darmstadt, Federal Republic Germany, 1964. Doctor philosophy national, University Frankfurt, Federal Republic Germany, 1968. Habilitation, 1973.

Career

Assistant T.H. Darmstadt, 1964-1965. Research assistant University Illinois, Urbana, 1965-1967. Research associate Institute M.v.

Laue-P. Langevin, Garching, Germany, 1967-1968. Assistant University Frankfurt, 1968-1969, 73-74. Associate professor University del Valle, Cali, Colombia, 1970-1973.

Professor theoretical physics Universität Würzburg, since 1974. Guest professor University Utrecht, The Netherlands, 1985. Visiting professor University Federal Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1986.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Growth Dynamics of the Energy Dependent Economy, 1980, Energie und Kreativitaet, 1998. Contributor articles to physics and economics journals.

Membership

Member German Physical Society (working group on energy), International Society for Ecological Economics, European Physical Society, Study Group Development Problems Indsl.Socs. (co-founder), Institute Science and Technology Investigations (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, swimming.

Connections

Married Rita Jung, July 21, 1965. Children: Christa, Stephan.

father:
Reinhold Kuemmel

mother:
Aenne (Wiegand) Kuemmel

spouse:
Rita Jung

children:
Christa Kuemmel

Stephan Kuemmel