Log In

Walter Pfeifer Edit Profile

physicist , Secondary school educator

Walter Pfeifer, Swiss physicist, secondary school educator. 1st lieutenant Swiss Army, 1963-1984. Member Swiss Physical Society, American Physical Society.

Background

Pfeifer, Walter was born on August 29, 1934 in Aarau, Switzerland. Son of Jean Frédéric and Sophie (Schürch) Pfeifer.

Education

Diploma in physics, University Zürich, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Zürich, 1962.

Career

Group leader Reactor Research Institute, Switzerland, 1962-1965. Teacher Alte Kantonsschule, Aarau, 1965-1997. Collaborator Physics Institute University Zürich, 1973-1983, Technology University Vienna, 1984-1990.

Membership

1st lieutenant Swiss Army, 1963-1984. Member Swiss Physical Society, American Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, gardening, jogging.

Connections

Married Verena Weber, August 4, 1962. Children: Franziska, Regula, Andrea.

father:
Jean Frédéric Pfeifer

mother:
Sophie (Schürch) Pfeifer

spouse:
Verena Weber

child:
Franziska Pfeifer

child:
Regula Pfeifer

child:
Andrea Pfeifer