Stellar Astrophysics

Stellar Astrophysics - potential PhD supervisors of IMPRS Heidelberg

Colleagues with *) will depart/retire soon.

PD Coryn Bailer-Jones (MPIA)
( calj @ mpia.de )
Galactic structure, open clusters, brown dwarfs, Gaia satellite, machine learning, Bayesian inference, mass extinctions
Dr. Maria Bergemann (MPIA)
( bergemann @ mpia.de )
Cosmo-chemistry, Stellar atmospheres, radiative transport, spectroscopic surveys, metal-poor stars, fundamental parameters of stars
Prof. Henrik Beuther (MPIA)
( beuther @ mpia-hd.mpg.de )
Massive star formation, IMF, astrochemistry, (sub) mm interferometry
Dr. Wolfgang Brandner (MPIA)
( brandner @ mpia.de )
Circumstellar disks, brown dwarfs & exoplanets, starburst clusters, adaptive optics
Prof. Norbert Christlieb (LSW)
( n.christlieb @ lsw.uni-heidelberg.de )
Galactic Archaeology
Dr. Bertrand Goldman (MPIA)
( goldman @ mpia.de )
Atmospheres, mass function, binarity of Brown Dwarfs and ultracool dwarfs; Pan-STARRS1.
Dr. Tom Herbst (MPIA)
( herbst @ mpia.de )
Star formation, dark matter, brown dwarfs, galaxy halos, instrumentation
PD Stefan Jordan (ARI)
( jordan @ ari.uni-heidelberg.de )
Astrometry, GAIA, white dwarfs
Prof. John Kirk (MPIK)
( john.kirk @ mpi-hd.mpg.de )
Pulsars, blazars, particle acceleration, cosmic rays
PD Hubert Klahr (MPIA)
( klahr @ mpia.de )
Star & planet formation, computational fluid dynamics, accretion disks, supercomputing
Prof. Ralf Klessen (ITA)
( klessen @ uni-heidelberg.de )
Star formation theory, interstellar turbulence, galactic structure, computational astrophysics
Dr. Ralf Launhardt (MPIA)
( rl @ mpia.de )
Low-mass star formation (observations), binary protostars, exoplanet searches, interferometry
Dr. David Martinez-Delgado (ARI)
( delgado @ ari.uni-heidelberg.de )
Stellar tidal streams
PD Genevieve Parmentier (ARI)
( gparm @ ari.uni-heidelberg.de )
Formation and evolution of star clusters
Prof. Friedrich Roepke (HITS)
( friedrich.roepke @ h-its.org )     
Theoretical stellar astrophysics, numerical simulations of physical processes in stars, stellar evolution, supernova explosions, compact astrophysical objects, nucleosynthesis in stars and stellar explosions
Prof. Rainer Spurzem (ARI)
( spurzem @ ari.uni-heidelberg.de )
Stellar and galactic dynamics, special purpose computing
Dr. Richard Tuffs (MPIK)
( Richard.Tuffs @ mpi-hd.mpg.de )
Infrared Astrophysics, interstellar & intracluster dust, galaxy evolution
Dr. Roy van Boekel (MPIA)
( boekel @ mpia.de )
Star formation, disk observations & modeling, IR, dust
 
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