Norbert's Home Page
Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie
Auf dem Hügel 69
D-53121 Bonn, Germany
My position is connected with public relations
(lecturing and communication
of science) at the
für Radioastronomie (MPIfR) in Bonn, an institute of the
Radio Observatory. A more detailed view at these activities can be found
at our Web pages in German or English language:
They include a general description of the institute and its scientific work,
and also of the
100m radio telescope of the Effelsberg observatory.
In addition, I refer to
the results of school practice projects within MPIfR' public outreach, and to
some other visitors centers/public relation
In September 2008 I was elected to the
Executive Board of the
Astronomische Gesellschaft (AG).
Schulkommission der AG.
I would like to present a number of internet links
which might be used as starting points for more information
And also a link to the well-known
Picture of the Day.
My research interests comprised
Plane Surveys, and star formation within our Galaxy,
investigated during my diploma and PhD work at
This was extended to
star formation in extragalactic systems,
investigated during postdocs at
Telescope National Facility (ATNF), Sydney/Australia, and at
für Theoretische Physik und Astrophysik, Universität Kiel.
For two years at
Institut Potsdam, I worked with
ROSAT data in the
Results Archive), with the main impact on a statistical investigation of
starburst galaxies observed in the soft X-ray range.
Last modified on Friday, January 11th, 2013.