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In memoriam Walter G. Url


The Faculty of Life Sciences mourns the death of emer. o. Prof. Dr. Walter G. Url, who passed away on 10.4.2021 at the age of 92.

The Faculty of Life Sciences and the Core Facility Cell Imaging and Ultrastructure Research deeply regret the loss of a charismatic teacher, who was committed to the conservation of nature and the environment throughout his life. He shared his knowledge with generations of biology, pharmacy, and nutrition students through unforgettable field trips, internships, and lectures.

His extraordinary personality, the excursions with him, his lectures and films have motivated us and will always remain in our memories.

A detailed CV can be found here