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Spectroscopist , Chemistry educator

Wolfgang Kiefer, German chemistry educator, spectroscopist. Member Society Applied Spectroscopy, Optical Society of America, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, Deutsche Bunsengesellschaft.

Background

Kiefer, Wolfgang was born on February 12, 1941 in Pforzheim, Germany. Son of Kurt and Berta Kiefer.

Education

Abitur, Gymnasium, Munchen-Pasing, 1960. Diploma in Physics, University Munich, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Munich, 1970.

Habilitation, University Munich, 1977.

Career

Postdoctorate fellow National Research Council Canada, Ottawa, 1970-1972. Assistant University Munich, 1972-1977. Professor University Bayreuth, Germany, 1977-1985, University Graz, Austria, 1985-1988, Universität Würzburg, Germany, since 1988.

Honorary professor Wuhan University, Wuhan, China.

Membership

Member Society Applied Spectroscopy, Optical Society of America, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, Deutsche Bunsengesellschaft.

Connections

Married Gisela Masur, April 12, 1969. Children: Bernd, Karin.

father:
Kurt Kiefer

mother:
Berta Kiefer

spouse:
Gisela Masur

children:
Bernd Kiefer

Karin Kiefer