Organosilicon Chemistry VI: From Molecules to Materials

Organosilicon Chemistry VI: From Molecules to Materials

Editor(s): Norbert Auner, Johann Weis

Print ISBN: 9783527312146

Online ISBN: 9783527618224

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618224

Author Biography

About the Author

Professor Dr. Norbert Auner studied chemistry at the Technical University in Darmstadt, where he received his Ph.D. After finishing his habilitation in Münster he moved to the Technical University of Munich where he worked as Assistant Professor. In 1993 he was appointed Full Professor at the Humboldt-University in Berlin and since 1997 he is working at the Goethe-University in Frankfurt. His research interests mainly focus on synthetic methods in organometallic and inorganic chemistry.

Johann Weis is Senior Vice President Corporate R&D of Wacker Chemie GmbH, Munich, and a Member of the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy of Julius-Maximilians-University, Würzburg, where he holds a lectureship for Industrial Inorganic Chemistry. He was born in Murnau and did all his studies at Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, including his thesis under the supervision of Wolfgang Beck. After
his studies he joined with Wacker Chemie GmbH in 1972 and worked in the Division Silicones for 30 years.