Prof. i.R. Dr. rer.nat. Albrecht Winnacker

Prof. i.R. Dr. rer.nat. Albrecht Winnacker

Prof. i. R. Dr. rer. nat. Albrecht Winnacker

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Chair of Materials for Electronics and Energy Technology

Room: Room 373
Martensstr. 7
91058 Erlangen

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1942: Born in Frankfurt/Main, Germany, Parents Prof. Dr. Karl Winnacker and Gertrud Winnacker
  • 1961: “Abitur” (A-Levels) Taunusgymnasium Königstein
  • 1961-1967: Study of Physics at Freiburg, Goettingen, Paris and Heidelberg
  • 1970: PhD in Physics, University of Heidelberg
  • 1970-1972: Postdoctoral fellow at the University of California, Berkeley
  • 1978-1984: Professor for experimental physics, University of Heidelberg
  • 1984-1985: Visiting Scientist at the IBM Research Laboratories, San Jose, California
  • 1986-1991: Senior Scientist Corporate research Siemens AG, Erlangen, Head of Division “Compound Semiconductor Materials and Phosphors”
  • 1991-2009: Professor and head of Institute for Electronic Materials, Engineering Faculty, University of Erlangen-Nuernberg, Germany
  • since 2010: Founding Director Center for Advanced Materials, University of Heidelberg