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Rolf Hilgenfeld, German chemist. Member New York Academy of Sciences, American Crystallographic Association, British Crystallographic Association, Protein Society.

Background

Hilgenfeld, Rolf was born on April 3, 1954 in Göttingen, Federal Republic of Germany. Son of Hans-Adolf and Sigrid (Hardt) Hilgenfeld.

Education

Diploma, University Göttingen, 1981. Doctor Natural Sciences, Free University Berlin, 1987.

Career

Research stipendiate Max-Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, 1979-1981. Research assistant Free University Berlin, 1981-1986, lecturer, 1985-1991. Scientist protein crystallography Hoechst Center Research, Frankfurt, Federal Republic Germany, 1986-1988.

Visiting scientist Biocenter of the University, Basel, Switzerland, 1987-1988. Group leader protein crystallography, protein engineering Hoechst Center Research, Frankfurt, 1988-1995. Professor Friedrich-Schiller University Jena, Jena, since 1995.

Director Institute Molecular Biotechnology, since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Host-Guest Complex Chemistry, 1982. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member New York Academy of Sciences, American Crystallographic Association, British Crystallographic Association, Protein Society.

Connections

Married Anna-Liisa Peltola, January 30, 1981. 1 child, Jaana.

father:
Hans-Adolf Hilgenfeld

mother:
Sigrid (Hardt) Hilgenfeld

spouse:
Anna-Liisa Peltola

child:
Jaana Hilgenfeld