RD's Portrait

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Rudolf Dobrozemsky

Mossbachergasse 4/3/26
A-1140 Vienna, Austria
Tel: +43 (676) 793-9596
Email: rd@r2d2.at


1939born in Vienna, Austria, on Feb 10
1965married to Hermine (maiden name Gribl), children Georg (*1967) and Susanne (*1970)
1957 - 1964  University of Vienna, thesis on neutron spectroscopy, degree "Dr.phil." (Physics) 1964
1962 - 1963International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Vienna: consultant, hydrology lab (liquid scintillation counting, low-level tritium measurements)
1964 - 1997Austrian Research Center Seibersdorf (former "Österreichische Studiengesellschaft für Atomenergie"): senior scientist, head of section AG03 "Vacuum and Tracer Technique"
1971 - 1998International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique and Applications (IUVSTA): councillor 1971-86, VSD vice chair 1986-89, Welch scholarship trustee 1989-93, treasurer 1992-98
1972 - 2013classes at Vienna University of Technology
1975habilitation at Vienna University of Technology (title "Universitäts-Dozent"), venia legendi for Applied Vacuum- and Neutron-Physics
1976 - 2008classes at University of Vienna
1977recipient of Austrian Federal Award for Energy Research
1980title "a.o. Universitäts-Professor" granted by the Federal President of Austria upon request of University of Vienna
1983 - 1988Physics Olympiads' advisor to the Ministery of Education and Arts, vice president and scientific coordinator of 19th International Physics Olympiad (Bad Ischl, Austria, 1988)
1996honored by Austrian Decoration "Österreichisches Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse"
1997begin of freelance activities, operation of a private vacuum technology and gas-analysis lab at Vienna University of Technology until 2011
1999University of Arizona at Tucson: contamination control on Si-wafer surfaces
1999 - 2010director of Rudolf Dobrozemsky KEG (limited partnership)


Rudi's decoration (1996)
"Österreichisches Ehrenkreuz für
Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse"

Professional activities

Major achievements

Hobbies and interests

Travelling, music, movies, photography
dinosaur digs
cycling: Austria (e.g. "Glockner" - twice!), Italy, Switzerland
religion, science museums, art galleries
technology and physics, physics, PHYSICS!
 . . . but don't try to make Rudi believe in
   dowsing, earth rays,
    homeopathy, astrology,
     physical water treatment,
      miraculous healing crystals,
       and other esoteric hoax and humbug

Rudi's photo archive

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