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researcher , science educator

Wolfgang-Albert Karl Flügel, German science educator, researcher. Achievements include research in hydrological response units. Recipient Biennial medal Natural Systems, 1993.

Background

Flügel, Wolfgang-Albert Karl was born on June 27, 1949 in Berlin. Son of Albert Lucian and Käthe Flügel.

Education

Abitur, Dreilinfen Gymnasium, Berlin, 1968. Diploma geogr., Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Ruprecht-Karl University, Heidelberg, Germany, 1978.

Degree in Habilitation, Ruprecht-Karl University, Freiburg, 1989.

Career

Senior lecturer Ruprecht-Karl University, 1975—1977, assistant professor, 1978—1984. Senior specialist scientist Department Water Affairs, Pretoria, South Africa, 1985—1989. Professor Carolus-Magnus University, Bonn, Germany, 1990—1994, Friedrich-Schiller University, Jena, Germany, 1994—2008.

Principal hydrologist International Water Management Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2002—2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in hydrological response units.

Connections

Married Dorothee Slavik, July 17, 1977. Children: Kathrin, Thorsten.

father:
Albert Lucian

mother:
Käthe Flügel

spouse:
Dorothee Slavik

children:
Kathrin Flügel

Thorsten Flügel