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John Kormendy University of Texas at Austin Extragalactic Astronomy Prof. Bender I 17  
Hans Böhringer (retired) Extragalactic Astronomy Prof. Bender LOG12 6964

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Name Position Phone e-Mail

    089-2180-.... ....@usm.lmu.de
    089-30000-.... ....@mpe.mpg.de
    089-35831-.... ....@universe-cluster.de

Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology
Ralf Bender Professor 5999, 3702 bender
Jochen Weller Professor 5976 jweller
Walter Dehnen Deputy Professor 6035 dehnen
Roberto Saglia Lecturer 5998, 3916 saglia
Stella Seitz Senior Staff Astronomer 5996 stella
Arno Riffeser Senior Staff Astronomer 5973 arri
Maximilian Fabricius Senior Staff Astronomer 3712 mxhf
Martin Kerscher Senior Staff Astronomer 5968 martin.kerscher
Ariel Sanchez Senior Staff Astronomer 3776 arielsan
Jens Thomas Senior Staff Astronomer 3714 jthomas
Gayoung Chon Research Fellow 6964 gchon
Daniel Farrow Research Fellow 3831 dfarrow
Valentina Guglielmo Research Fellow 3355 gglvnt
Nico Hamaus Research Fellow 9294 hamaus
Christian Obermeier Research Fellow 5995 chroberm
Kerstin Paech Research Fellow 5895 paech
Giorgia Pollina Research Fellow 5987 gpollina
Vanessa Fahrenschon PhD Student 5983 fahrenschon
Marco Häuser PhD Student 5846 mhaeuser
Jiamin Hou PhD Student 3931 octobers
Hanna Kellermann PhD Student 5983 hkellerm
Matthias Kluge PhD Student 6975 mkluge
Martha Lippich PhD Student 3775 mlippich
Kianush Mehrgan PhD Student 3819 kmehrgan
Bianca Neureiter PhD Student 5982, 3779 bneureiter
Stefano De Nicola PhD Student 3831 denicola
Romy Rehmann PhD Student 5978 rehmann
Tamas Norbert Varga PhD Student 5982 vargatn
Jinah Choi Master’s Student 5981 jinchoi
Johannes Diehl Master’s Student 5979 jdiehl
Alexander Djamali Master’s Student 5979 djamali
Anik Halder Master’s Student 5978 ahalder
Andreas Hofmann Master’s Student 5981 ahofmann
Stephan Krampf Master’s Student 5978 krampf
Kerstin Krecker Master’s Student 5981 krecker
Markus Kuhlberg Master’s Student 5978 kuhlberg
Matthias Lipka Master’s Student    
Yang Liu Master’s Student 5982 yliu
Georgios Pentaris Master’s Student 3732 gpent
Eva Sextl Master’s Student 5979 sextl
Jana Steuer Master’s Student 5982 jsteuer
Philipp Sudek Master’s Student 3021 psudek
Carl von Wedemeyer Master’s Student 5981 wedemeyer
Malwin Weiler Master’s Student 5981 mweiler

Computational Astrophysics
Andreas Burkert Professor 5992 andi
Barbara Ercolano Professor 6974 ercolano
Til Birnstiel Professor 6973 birnstiel
Ben Moster Emmy Noether Group Leader 9284 moster
Klaus Dolag Senior Staff Astronomer 5994 dolag
Christian Alig Research Fellow 6966 alig
Natalia Borodatchenkova Research Fellow 5991 nbor
Joanna Drążkowska Research Fellow 6006 drazkowska
Margarita Egelhofer Research Fellow 6030 mpetkova
Tommaso Grassi Research Fellow 9279 tgrassi
Matthias Gritschneder Research Fellow 6986 gritschm
Christine Koepferl Research Fellow   koepferl
Mohammad Mirkazemi Research Fellow   kazemi
Aura Obreja Research Fellow 5918 obreja
Giovanni Picogna Research Fellow 6973 picogna
Rhea-Silvia Remus Research Fellow 6986 rhea
Marc Schartmann Research Fellow 5994, 3319 schartmann
Sebastian Stammler Research Fellow 9298 stammler
Adelheid Teklu Research Fellow 6968 ateklu
Manuel Behrendt PhD Student 3712 behrendt
Raphael Franz PhD Student 5970 rfranz
Matias Gárate PhD Student 6029 mgarate
Stefan Heigl PhD Student 6031 heigl
Joseph O’Leary PhD Student 5990 joleary
Marcel Lotz PhD Student 5847 mlotz
Felix Schulze PhD Student 5990 fschulze
Ulrich Steinwandel PhD Student 5990 usteinw
Martin Zintl PhD Student 6966 zintl
Apostolos Zormpas PhD Student 6029 zormpas
Benjamin Alber Master’s Student 5979 benjamin.alber
Jannik Bach Master’s Student 5977 jbach
Ludwig Böss Master’s Student 5979 lboess
Bernat Ferrer Master’s Student 5982 bferrer
Pascal Förster Master’s Student 5982 foerster
Paul Hinz Master’s Student 5979 phinz
Maximilian Kühn Master’s Student 5979 mkuehn
Abishek Malik Master’s Student 5982 amalik
Anirudh Sharma Master’s Student 5977 asharma
Roland Szakacs Master’s Student    
Michael Weber Master’s Student 5979 mweber
Oliver Zier Master’s Student 6966 ozier

Cosmology and Structure Formation
Joseph Mohr Professor 5967 jmohr
Sebastian Bocquet Research Scientist 6034 Sebastian.Bocquet
Veronica Strazzullo Research Scientist 6033 vstrazz
Matthias Klein Research Fellow 6006 mklein
Natasha Maddox Research Fellow 6949 N.Maddox
Maurilio Pannella Research Fellow 6006 mpannell
Martin Kümmel Senior Software Developer 5993 mkuemmel
Holger Israel Software Developer 6949 hisrael
Alexey Krukau Software Developer    
Mohammad Mirkazemi Software Developer 6949 kazemi
Margarita Egelhofer Software Developer 7115 mpetkova
Thomas Vassallo Software Developer 5918 vassallo
Sebastian Grandis PhD Student 6023 grandis
Peter Lustig PhD Student 6023 peter.lustig
Maria Paulus PhD Student 5970 maria.paulus
Viraj Nistane Master’s Student 5981  

Young Stars and Star Formation
Thomas Preibisch Professor 6016 preib
Miwa Goto-Egner Research Fellow 6949 mgoto
Basmah Riaz Research Fellow 6002 briaz
Stefan Flaischlen PhD Student 5991 sflaisch
Kristina Monsch PhD Student 5847 monsch
Benedik Mayr Master’s Student 5991 benedikt.mayr
Xiangyu Shui Master’s Student 5991 x.shui

Hot Stars, Stellar Winds, Planetary Atmospheres and Gaseous Nebulae
Keith Butler Lecturer 6018 butler
Adalbert Pauldrach Lecturer, apl. Professor 6021 uh10107
Joachim Puls Lecturer 6022 uh101aw
Johann Weber Research Fellow 6030 jweber
Levin Hennicker PhD Student 6004 levin

Plasma Astrophysics
Harald Lesch Professor 6007 lesch
Juan Gaviria Research Fellow 5968 jgaviria
Marco Smolla PhD Student 6029 smolla

Munich Institute for Astro- and Particle Physics
Rolf-Peter Kudritzki Professor 6810 kud

Wendelstein Observatory and Hobby-Eberly-Telescope
Ulrich Hopp Senior Staff Astronomer 5997, 3913 hopp
Wolfgang Mitsch Senior Staff Astronomer   mitsch
Heinz Barwig Research Fellow 5974 hbarwig
Claus Gössl Research Fellow 5972 cag
Frank Grupp Research Fellow 6005, 3956 fug
Jan Snigula Research Fellow 6027, 3970 snigula
Christoph Ries Technical Assistant   cries
Michael Schmidt Technical Assistant   mschmidt

Reinhold Häfner Research Fellow 6012 haefner
Hans-Joachim Hess Head of Electronics Engineering 6010 achim
Florian Lang-Bardl Senior Technical Assistant 6965 flang
Helmut Kravcar Electronics Engineer 5971 kravcar
Anna Monna Research Fellow 6975 amonna
Josef Richter Research Fellow 6013 jrichter
Jörg Schlichter Research Fellow 6011 schlicht
Michael Wegner Research Fellow 6020 wegner

Rudolf Gabler Senior Staff Astronomer 6019 rug
Tadziu Hoffmann Research Fellow 6024 hoffmann
Lisa Schneiders Technical Assistant 6025 lisa

Workshop and Secretary’s Office
Nicola Auer Secretary 6095 sekretariat
Sabine Grötsch Secretary 6001 sekretariat
Gudrun Niggl Secretary 5869 sekretariat
Uta Le Guay Secretary 6000 sekretariat
Manfred Schuster Precision Mechanic 5986 mschuster
Marianne Siedschlag Technical Assistant 5970  
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