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researcher , chemistry professor

Volker Schurig, German chemistry professor, researcher. Certified in organic chemistry and stereochemistry. Recipient Chirality medal, 2004, M.J.E. Golay award, 2004. Sen. University Tübingen, 1984-1988. Member of German Chemical Society, Slovak Pharmaceutical Society (honorary).

Background

Schurig, Volker was born on February 16, 1940 in Dresden, Germany. Son of Günther and Elisabeth (Gebler) Schurig.

Education

Diploma in chemistry, University Tübingen, 1966. Doctor of Chemistry, University Tübingen, 1968. Habilitation, University Tübingen, 1975.

Professor, University Tübingen, 1980.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, 1969—1971, University Houston, 1971—1972. Professor chemistry University Tubingen, Germany, since 1973. Guest professor Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, 1983.

Fellow Institute Advanced Studies, Jerusalem, 1995-1996. Permanent committee member Symposium Series Chiral Discrimination.

Achievements

  • Certified in organic chemistry and stereochemistry.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor Journal Chromatography A. Contributor articles to science publications. Patentee in field.

Membership

Sen. University Tübingen, 1984-1988. Member of German Chemical Society, Slovak Pharmaceutical Society (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Musical composition, piano.

Connections

Married Adina Levi, March 29, 1975. Children: Rona Veronique, Jonathan David.

father:
Günther Schurig

mother:
Elisabeth (Gebler) Schurig

spouse:
Adina Levi

child:
Rona Veronique Schurig

child:
Jonathan David Schurig