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Submitted by Caroline Curvan

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - German
Approval Date: 4/30/2014 4:23 PM
Family Surname: Zinker
Country: Czech Republic
Town: Prague
Date of Image: c. 1934
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I believe this is the final page of my great-Uncle David Zinker's transcript for his doctorate of Chemical Engineering from the Deutsche Technical Hochschule. I'd be very grateful if anyone could take the time to translate the whole page. I'm especially interested to learn what his dissertation was on, and if there's any mention of what gymnasium or secondary school he attended prior.

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5/1/2014 6:56 PM Column 1:
First and last name of the candidate:
Engineer Zinker, David, Poland

Column 2:Birth date (Time, place, country of birth), religion:
24. December 1907 in ---budka-Lesna, Poland

Column 3: Certificate of "Matura" (in German speaking countries the eligibility to enter college or university):
(?) of the school district Lemberg (now Lwow/Lviv), official exam commission 3rd of June 1927, number 37: "eligible" (reif means that he passed the exam and is eligible to enter college or university)

Column 4:
University/ Department:
1927/28, 1928/29,1929/30, 1930/31 and 19312/32: Department of Chemistry of the Deutsche Technische Hochschule in Prague

Column 5:
Diploma for the Second Public Examination:
Deutsche Technische Hochschule in Prague on December 17th 1932, Exam Nr. 1192 from the year 1932: "passed"

Column 6:
Date of the application and and admission to the doctorate:
Prague in March 1934. R. Z. 1654 in 1933/34

Column 7:
Graduate thesis or scientific design draft with professional description and scientific reason/ substantiation added:
Analysis of the active intermediate stages which an oxide mixture has to pass through during the transition to the chemical bond.

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