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Aerospace engineer

Wolfgang Otto Heinrich Mayer, German aerospace engineer. Recipient Science and Technical award European Commission, 1994, Japanese Government Research award, 1998, Japanese Govmt. Research award, 1998. Chairman executive board Conservation of Ellwangen (Germany) Society, since 1994. Officer German Army, 1978-1979. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (liquid propulsion committee), ILass-Europe.

Background

Mayer, Wolfgang Otto Heinrich was born on January 1, 1959 in Ellwangen, Germany. Son of Kurt and Gisela (Stahl) Mayer.

Education

Diploma in Aerospace Engineer, University Stuttgart, Germany, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University Nürnberg, Germany, 1993.

Career

Researcher German Aerospace Research Establishment, Lampoldshausen, Germany, 1988-1993. Visiting research scientist, lecturer National Aerospace Laboratory, Kakuda, Japan, 1993-1995. Head of propellant laboratory German Aerospace Center, Lampoldshausen, 1995-1996, national programme manager rocket engine technical, since 1996.

Consultant Lipp Incorporated, New York York City, 1988-1989. Project reviewer European Commission, Brussels, since 1996. Deputy president Institute Council, Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Lampoldshaussen, since 1996.

Visiting professor Pennsylvania State University, 2000.

Membership

Chairman executive board Conservation of Ellwangen (Germany) Society, since 1994. Officer German Army, 1978-1979. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (liquid propulsion committee), ILass-Europe.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: flying.

Connections

Married Karin Lipp, April 29, 1988. Children: Elena, Edgar.

father:
Kurt Mayer

mother:
Gisela (Stahl) Mayer

spouse:
Karin Lipp

children:
Edgar Mayer

Elena Mayer