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chemist , researcher

Urs Baltensperger, Swiss chemist, researcher. Captain Swiss Military, 1975-1993. Member American Association Aerosol Review, American Geophysical Union, Gesellschaff fùr Aerosolforschung.

Background

Baltensperger, Urs was born on April 7, 1955 in Bulach, Zurich, Switzerland. Son of Heinrich and Hanna (Holliger) Baltensperger.

Education

Diploma in chemistry, University Zurich, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, University Zurich, 1985.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow EIR, Wurenlingen, 1985-1987. Group leader Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland, 1987-1989, Switzerland, 1990-1994, department deputy Switzerland, 1994-1999, department head Switzerland, since 2000. Visiting associate California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1989-1990.

Chairman science advisory group aerosol Global Atmosphere Watch, since 1997, secretary general aerosol Gesellschaft fùr Aerosolforschung1999—.

Religion

Baptism should be administered to those who can understand the Christian faith and the true meaning of the rite.

Politics

Churches should be urged to demonstrate their heart for racial reconciliation by seeking to increase racial and ethnic diversity in church staff roles, leadership positions, and church membership.

Views

It is good for Christians with differing approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue through how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Captain Swiss Military, 1975-1993. Member American Association Aerosol Review, American Geophysical Union, Gesellschaff fùr Aerosolforschung.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, jogging.

Connections

Married Rosmarie Binder, June 11, 1982. Children: Philipp, Rahel, Eveline.

father:
Heinrich Baltensperger

mother:
Hanna (Holliger) Baltensperger

spouse:
Rosmarie Binder

children:
Philipp Baltensperger

Rahel Baltensperger

Eveline Baltensperger