Personnel

Personnel

 

Staff 
  

Andreas Burkert
 

Leader (MPG-Fellow) Dark matter, galaxy formation and evolution, physics of the ISM, star formation, galactic nuclei, computational astrophysics
  
Post-Docs 
  

Matías Blanã Díaz

 

Stellar and galactic dynamics, Barred galaxies, Andromeda (M31), Dwarf spheroidal galaxies, Star clusters, N-body simulations, Made-to-measure modelling
  

Marc Schartmann

 

Physics of gas and dust tori in Active Galactic Nuclei: radiative transfer calculations (MC3D), (radiation) hydrodynamic simulations (PLUTO/TRAMP), study of turbulence, clumpy torus models
  

Christian Alig
 

Numerical Simulations of the formation and evolution of turbulent gaseous discs
and ring inside galactic centres
  
Students 
  
Manuel BehrendtThe Formation and Evolution of Galaxies at High-Redshifts
  
Former Group Members 
  
Alessandro Ballone
 
Stellar wind feedback in Galactic Nuclei, evolution of AGN tori in nearby Seyfert galaxies
  
Clare Dobbs
 
Simulations of Galactic Discs, GMC formation, Formation of star clusters in galaxies
  
Michaela HirschmannOrigin of the anti-hierarchical growth of black holes in the universe
  

Martin Krause
 

 

Current project: radiation hydrodynamics at opacity transitions / energy transport in molecular tori. Other research interests: the role of activity in galaxy evolution,
multiphase turbulence, astrophysical jets, magnetic fields in galaxy clusters (SKADS)
  

 

 

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Physics of the Interstellar Medium SPP
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 Physics of Galactic Nuclei Group
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University Observatory Munich
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Excellence Cluster Munich
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  

 

 

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