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Dr. Jens Gutzmer
Director
Phone: +49 351 260 - 4400
j.gutzmer@hzdr.de

Prof. Markus Reuter
Director

Phone: +49 351 260 - 4411
m.reuter@hzdr.de

Renate Seidel
Secretary
Phone: +49 351 260 - 4430
Fax: +49 351 260 - 4440
r.seidel@hzdr.de

Christian Christesen
Assistant to the Directors
Phone: +49 351 260 - 4402
c.christesen@hzdr.de

Manuela Wagner
Administration
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Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf e.V.

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Education

  • 2017: Honorary Doctorate (D.Eng. h.c.) Stellenbosch University (South Africa)
  • 2015: Honorary Doctorate (Dr. h.c.) Université de Liège (Belgium)
  • 2006: Doctorate in Engineering (D.Eng.), Stellenbosch University (South Africa)
  • 1995: Dr. habil., RWTH Aachen (Germany)
  • 1991: PhD, Stellenbosch University (South Africa)

Industry

  • 2006-2015 Outotec & Ausmelt: Director Technology Management at Outotec Finland since 2010, after being Chief Executive Technologist of Ausmelt Australia (2006 up to 2010) when Outotec acquired Ausmelt
  • 1994-1996 Mintek: South Africa (managing furnace control group)
  • 1984-1985 Anglo American Corporation: South Africa (process metallurgist)

Academic (also co-current with industry career)

  • 2015 to present: Director Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology
  • 2015 to present: Honorary Professor at Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg
  • 2005 to present: Professor and now Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia (UoM)
  • 2012 to present: Adjunct Professor at Aalto University, Finland (Aalto)
  • 2012 to present: Guest Professor at Central South University, China (CSU)
  • 1996-2012: Professor and Emeritus at TU Delft, Netherlands (TUD)
  • 1997-2007: Adjunct Professor University of Stellenbosch, South Africa (US)

Recent Awards

  • 2016: TMS EPD Distinguished Lecture Award 2016
  • 2015-2016: SME Henry Krumb Lecturer Award
  • 2015: Doctor honoris causa, Honorary Doctorate, University Liège, Belgium
  • 2014: 1st Prize Publication Award: International Solid Waste Association for “Handbook of Recycling”
  • 2014: TMS Science Award: Best paper in Metallurgical Transactions B (2013)
  • 2013: Outotec Technology Award - Awarded to individuals that enhance the commercial success of Outotec
  • 2013: Lead author of a 2nd report on recycling for United Nations Environmental Protection (UNEP): Metal Recycling: Opportunities, Limits, Infrastructure (over 400,000 downloads between Apr 2013 to Oct 2015)

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