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Physics educator

Winfried Jakob Petry, German physics educator. Member German Museum, German Physics Association.

Background

Petry, Winfried Jakob was born on June 3, 1951 in Trier, Germany. Son of Matthias and Margarette Maria (Monz) Petry.

Education

Diploma in Physics, Technology University Munich, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Free University, Berlin, 1981. Habilitation, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, 1992.

Career

Scientist Technology University Munich, 1976-1977, professor, since 1992, dean faculty of Physics, 1996-1998, chairman board FRM II, since 1999. Scientist Hahn Meitner Institute, Berlin, 1977-1982. Scientific staff member Institute Lane Langevin, Grenoble, France, 1983-1992.

Senator Technology University Munich, 1996-1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Dynamics of Disordered Materials, 1989.

Membership

Member German Museum, German Physics Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: skiing.

Connections

Married Josephina Maria Claes. Children: Jens, Sarah.

father:
Matthias Petry

mother:
Margarette Maria (Monz) Petry

spouse:
Josephina Maria Claes;children: Jens

children:
Jens Petry

Sarah Petry