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medical physicist

Willi Alfred Kalender, German medical physicist. Achievements include introduction of spiral computed tomography; 15 patents in field.

Background

Kalender, Willi Alfred was born on August 1, 1949 in Thorr, Germany. Son of Heinz W. and Gertraud (Tillig) Kalender.

Education

Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1979. Doctor habilitatus, University Tübingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1988.

Career

Research assistant physics department University Wisconsin, Madison, 1974-1975. Doktorand Siemens Medical Laboratories, Erlangen, Federal Republic Germany, 1976-1979, research physicist Federal Republic Germany, 1979-1983, head CT applications Federal Republic Germany, 1983-1988, head medical physics Federal Republic Germany, 1988-1995. Professor and chairman Institute of Medical Physics, University Erlangen, since 1995.

Adjunct associate professor physics University Wisconsin, Madison, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include introduction of spiral computed tomography. 15 patents in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 350 articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Marlene Schug, August 20, 1975. Children: Benjamin, Björn, Christine.

father:
Heinz W. Kalender

mother:
Gertraud (Tillig) Kalender

spouse:
Marlene Schug

children:
Benjamin Kalender

Björn Kalender

Christine Kalender