Organic Chemistry - Martens

Curriculum Vitae

    Birth:

15.03.1948

Tostedt / Lower Saxony

     
 

Education:

 
 

1964

 

Completition of the secondary school


 

1964 – 1967

 

Apprenticeship at Shell Ltd. in Hamburg; finished as a laboratory assistant


 

1967 – 1970

 

Studies of chemical engeneering at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt; finished as a graduated engineer


 

1970 – 1973

 

Studies of chemistry at the Technical University Berlin; finished as a graduated chemist


 

1973 – 1975

 

Doctoral thesis at the working group of Prof. Dr. Klaus Praefcke in organic chemistry; finished as a Ph.D.

 

Profesional life:

 
 

1974 – 1976

 

Scientific assistant at the technical university Berlin


 

1976 – 1977

 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Chemistry at Harvard University, Cambridge/Massachusetts (USA) in the working group of Nobel Prize winner Prof. Dr. Robert B. Woodward

   

1977 – 1988

 

Jobs at the Degussa AG in Hanau und Frankfurt


 

1977 – 1983

 

Research and development on amino acids & production manager PEN-plant (Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient, API) & GMP-manager Degussa group


 

1983 - 1984

 

Corporate planning


 

1984 - 1986

 

Pharmaceutical board member assistance


 

since 1986

 

Professor for organic chemistry at Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, key aspects: stereochemistry, chemistry of heterocycles