Dr. Hannelore Hämmerle
Press Officer
Phone:+49 89 30000-3980Fax:+49 89 30000-3569
Dr. Werner Collmar
Scientific Secretary
Phone:+49 89 30000-3271

Public Outreach

Public Outreach

The Max-Planck-Institute tries to convey its work and the results of his research to a broad audience. Regular news on science results, projects and people at the institute are supplemented by a variety of events both in-house and elsewhere.

Open House

Every two years, the institute participates in the "open house" event at the Garching campus.

This year "open house" meant a long science night ("Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften") and took place on Saturday June 27, 2015 from 6 to 12 p.m.


Girls' Day

This year, the Girls' Day took place on 28th April 2016. As for previous events,  the MPE invited girls of 14-16 years, to learn more about the work at an astronomical institute.

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