Michael Walter Tausch
mtausch@uni-wuppertal.de
Bergische Universit├Ąt Wuppertal, Germany
Michael W. Tausch studied chemistry at the Polytechnical Institute of Bucharest. He began his PhD studies at the Institute of Organic Chemistry in Bucharest (Nenitzescu-Group) and finished them at the University of Bremen, where he received the PhD degree in 1981. From 1976 to 1996 he taught chemistry and mathematics at a high school close to Bremen. In 1996 he was appointed Professor for Chemistry and Chemical Education at the University of Duisburg. Since 2005 M. W. Tausch has been Full Professor and chair for Chemistry and Chemical Education at the University of Wuppertal. His current research deals with curriculum innovation, especially photochemical experiments and contents as well as printed and electronic materials for Chemical Education. He published ca.190 papers and textbooks. Homepage: www.chemiedidaktik.uni-wuppertal.de