Max Planck Institute for extraterrestrial Physics (MPE)
Publications: ORCID / Google / Research Gate
High energy astrophysics:
X-rays from clusters of galaxies
X-rays from compact objects
Nature Magazine: dark matter evidence weakens
Refereed first author papers:
Hofmann et al. 2017 : eROSITA cluster cosmology forecasts: cluster temperature substructure bias.
Hofmann et al. 2016b: 7.1 keV sterile neutrino constraints from X-ray observations of 33 clusters of galaxies with Chandra ACIS.
Hofmann et al. 2016a: Thermodynamic perturbations in the X-ray halo of 33 clusters of galaxies observed with Chandra ACIS.
Hofmann et al. 2013 : X-ray source variability study of the M 31 central field using Chandra HRC-I.
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CygnusA (HTML preview):
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