High energy astrophysics

High Energy Astrophysics - potential PhD supervisors of IMPRS Heidelberg

Colleagues with *) will depart/retire soon.

Prof. Felix Aharonian (MPIK) *
( Felix.Aharonian @ mpi-hd.mpg.de )
High energy astrophysics
Prof. Christian Fendt (MPIA)
( fendt @ mpia.de )
Jets, AGN, star formation, MHD, computational astrophysics
Prof. Jochen Heidt (LSW)
( jheidt @ lsw.uni-heidelberg.de )
Host galaxies, cluster environment, variability of BL Lac objects & QSOs
Prof. Jim Hinton (MPIK)
( jim.hinton @ mpi-hd.mpg.de)
Particle physics, gamma-ray astrophysics
Prof. Werner Hofmann  (MPIK) *
( werner.hofmann @ mpi-hd.mpg.de )
Particle physics, gamma-ray astrophysics
Dr. Knud Jahnke (MPIA)
( jahnke @ mpia.de )
Evolution of galaxies and AGN
Prof. Klaus Meisenheimer (MPIA) *
( meisenheimer @ mpia.de )
AGN high-resolution studies, deep extragalactic surveys, galaxy evolution
Dr. Annalisa Pillepich (MPIA)
( pillepich @ mpia-hd.mpg.de )
Cosmological simulations for galaxy formation and evolution, large scale structure, cosmology, cosmology with galaxy clusters
Dr. Brian Reville (MPIK)
( brian.reville @ mpi-hd.mpg.de )
Astrophysical plasma theory; theoretical observational aspects of sources of high energy particles, associated radiative signatures
PD Frank Rieger (ITA/MPIK)
( frank.rieger @ mpi-hd.mpg.de )
AGNs, blazars, jets, particle acceleration
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
Dr. Fabian Schneider (HITS)
( fabian.schneider @ uni-heidelberg.de )
Theoretical stellar astrophysics, single and binary star evolution, stellar mergers, magnetic massive stars, supernova explosions, stellar remnants, stellar populations, massive star formation, IMF, Bayesian statistics
Dr. Felix Spanier (ITA)
( felix.spanier@uni-heidelberg.de )
Simulations in high energy astrophysics, AGN, particle transport, plasma turbulence theory
Prof. Stefan Wagner (LSW)
( s.wagner @ lsw.uni-heidelberg.de )
Extragalactic astrophysics, high energy astrophysics