People profiles

Department Members 

Prof. Laurent Gizon
Director

Personal website
ADS Publications

Sabine Deutsch 
Secretary

Sirila Merkata-Voigt 
Assistant to the Director

Sarah-Maria Gabler 
PLATO assistant

Lead Scientists

Dr. Aaron Birch
Helioseismology
ADS Publications

Dr. Robert Cameron
Dynamo Theory
ADS Publications

Prof. Thorsten Hohage
Max Planck Fellow
Inverse Problems

Dr. Jesper Schou
Helio- and Asteroseismology
ADS Publications

Scientists

Dr. Alexey Agaltsov
Inverse problems

Dr. Matthias Ammler-von-Eiff
PLATO
ADS Publications

Dr. Nadir Bayramov
Applied mathematics

Dr. Vincent Böning
Helioseismology

Dr. Cilia Damiani
Stellar modelling; PLATO

Dr. Damien Fournier
Applied mathematics,SDO

Dr. Patrick Gaulme
Asteroseismology; exoplanets; PLATO

Dr. Martin Halla
Applied mathematics

Dr. René Heller
Exoplanet science; PLATO
ADS Publications

David Keiderling
PLATO

Dr. Nadiia Kostogryz
Radiative transfer; helioseismology; PLATO

Dr. Zhi-Chao Liang
Helioseismology

Felix Mackebrandt
Asteroseismology

Mandal, Krishnendu Krishnendu Mandal
Helioseismology; WHOLESUN

Dr. Kaori Nagashima
Helioseismology; SDO
ADS Publications

Bastian Proxauf
Helioseismology

Rauterberg, Christoph

Christoph Rauterberg
PLATO

Schäfer, Martin Martin Schäfer
PLATO

Dr. Sonja Schuh
IMPRS Coordinator
Asteroseismology
ADS Publications

Dr. Anna Shapiro
Earth-Sun connection
Dr. Federico Spada 
stellar physics; PLATO

Dr. Valeriy Vasilyev 
Stellar atmospheres; PLATO

Dr. Dan Yang
Helioseismology

Dr. Jie Yu
Asteroseismology; PLATO

Students

Christian Baumgartner
Emerging active regions
Yuto Bekki
Solar numerical simulations
Cloutier, Simon Simon Cloutier
Solar Physics
Nils Gottschling
Dynamics of solar active regions
Daniel Krüger (University)
Numerical simulations
Björn Müller
Helioseismic holography; inverse problems
Paul-Louis Poulier
Helioseismology

Janosch Preuss
Inverse problems

Graduates

Bastian Proxauf 2020  Observations of large-scale solar flows
Felix Mackebrandt 2020  Timing of stellar pulsations to search for sub-stellar companions beyond the main sequence
Majid Pourabdian 2020  Inverse Problems in Local Helioseismology
Kai Oliver Rodenbeck 2019  On the detectionof Exomoons in Photometric Time Series
Dan Yang, PhD, 2018 Modeling experiments in helioseismic holography 
Huanchen Hu, MSc, 2018 Coupling of solar p and g modes  
Atefeh Barekat, PhD, 2017 Studies of the radial gradient of rotation near the solar surface
Martin Bo Nielsen, PhD, 2016 Differential rotation in Sun-like stars from surface variability and asteroseismology, Dr. Berliner-Dr. Ungewitter foundation prize & Springer Thesis Award
Jan Langfellner, PhD, 2015 Measuring vortical flows in the solar interior, Otto Hahn Medal winner
Björn Löptien, PhD, 2015 Data compression for helioseismology
Emanuele Papini, PhD, 2015 Simulating the signature of starspots in stellar oscillations
Thorsten Stahn, PhD, 2010 Analysis of time series of solar-like oscillations - Applications to the Sun and HD 52265 

Guests

Jan-Vincent Harre  01.10.2020 - 30.09.2021
Hooman Lali  01.09.2020 - 31.08.2021

Computer Support

Drt. Zhi-Chao Liang

 Dr. Zhi-Chao Liang
Department IT Manager

Michael Bruns
Unix, Sun/Solaris, Linux

Some past members

Shravan Hanasoge 
Max Planck Partner Group leader  
Associate Professor,  TIFR, Mumbai, India

Markus Roth  
Scientist, Research group leader
Leibniz-Institut für Sonnenphysik, Freiburg, Germany
Jason Jackiewicz 
Associate professor 
New Mexico State University, USA
Michal Švanda  
Scientist
Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

Joao Marques
Assistant professor 
University of Paris, Orsay, France

Tim White  
University of Sydney, Australia
Warrick Ball 
University of Birmingham,  England
Martin Bo Nielsen 
New York University Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. 
Emanuele Papini 
Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy 
Michael Leguebe 
Permanent scientist, INRIA Bordeaux, France  
Jörg Knoche
IT Staff , Hamburg Observatory  
Christopher Hanson 
NYU, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

Hannah Schunker
Lecturer, University of Newcastle, Australia

Thomas Duvall
Sr Res Scientist, Stanford University, USA
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