Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. h. c.

Hartwig Höcker

Hartwig Höcker

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 2000

  • Technische Hochschule Aachen

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Research Areas:

  • Chemistry
  • Macromolecular chemistry
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Polymer sciences
  • Organic chemistry
  • Surface chemistry

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Selected Memberships:

  • Nordrhein-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Künste
  • acatech - Deutsche Akademie der Technikwissenschaften

Selected Prizes:

  • Dr. h. c. der Aurel Vlaicu Universität, Arad
  • Award of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan
  • H. F. Mark Medaille des Österreichischen Forschungsinstituts für Chemie und Technik
  • Verdienstkreuz 1. Klasse des Verdienstordens der Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Selected Publications:

  • Popescu, C.; Höcker, H. (2007) Hair - the most sophisticated biological composite material. Chemical Society Reviews, Bd. 36, S. 1282-1291.
  • Hölscher, M.; Keul, H.; Höcker, H. (2003) Evaluation of the potential of [{Me2C(Cp)2}Zr(Me)]+ and [{Me2C(Cp)2}Zr(H)]+ as single site catalysts for controlled methyl vinyl ether polymerisation by density functional calculations. Organometallics, Bd. 22, S. 1055.
  • Klee, D.; Roos, A.; Schuermann, K.; Höcker, H. (2003) Temperature sensitive drug release system for surface modification of biomaterials. Biomaterialien, Bd. 4 (2), S. 121.
  • Geiser, D.; Höcker, H. (1980) Synthesis and investigation of macrocyclic polystyrene. Macromolecules, Bd. 13, S. 653-656.
  • Höcker, H.; Lattermann, G. (1976) Polycombination reactions propagated by electron transfer: a new type of polymerization reaction. Journal of Polymer Science, Polym. Symp., Bd. 54, S. 361-371.