Schuh, Sonja

Schuh, Sonja

IMPRS Scientific Coordinator
Planets and Comets
Solar and Stellar Interiors
Sun and Heliosphere
+49 551 384 979-419
BT2.E2.124

Curriculum Vitae

Education and Employment

2013– IMPRS Scientific Coordinator, Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Göttingen
2011–2012 Interim Professor, Physics Faculty, University of Göttingen
2009–2010 Visiting Professor, Physics and Mathematics Faculty, University of Tübingen
2003–2009    Research Scientist, Institute for Astrophysics, University of Göttingen
2005 PhD in Astrophysics, University of Tübingen
2000 Diploma in Physics, University of Tübingen

Selected Honors and Awards

2015– Board member, SOFIA Educational Working Group (GSEWG)
2015–2020 Extended board member, Astromundus Erasmus+: Erasmus Mundus Masters programme in Astronomy and Astrophysics
2014–2020 Board member, German Astronomical Society
2015–2019 Co-Investigator, Volkswagen Foundation Grant - Niedersächsisches Vorab: "Planets beyond the main sequence: theory and observations "
2007–2015    Board member, DFG Research Training Group 1351 "Extrasolar Planets and their Host Stars"
2010 Dorothea-Schlözer awardee, Career Development Qualification Programme, University of Göttingen
2009 Ludwig-Biermann-Award, German Astronomical Society

Selected Publications

Mackebrandt F., Schuh S., Silvotti R., Kim S.-L., Kilkenny D., Green E. M., Lutz R., et al., 2020. The EXOTIME project: signals in the O-C diagrams of the rapidly pulsating subdwarfs DW Lyn, V1636 Ori, QQ Vir, and V541 Hya. Astronomy and Astrophysics 638. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201937172

Silvotti R., Schuh S., Kim S.-L., Lutz R., Reed M., Benatti S., Janulis R., et al., 2018. The sdB pulsating star V391 Peg and its putative giant planet revisited after 13 years of time-series photometric data. Astronomy and Astrophysics 611. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201731473

Rauer H., Catala C., Aerts C., Appourchaux T., Benz W., Brandeker A., Christensen-Dalsgaard J., ..., Schuh, S., ... 2014. The PLATO 2.0 mission. Experimental Astronomy 38, 249–330. doi:10.1007/s10686-014-9383-4

Schuh S., 2012. Acoustic and buoyancy modes throughout stellar evolution: Seismic properties of stars at different stellar ages and masses. Astronomische Nachrichten 333, 958. doi:10.1002/asna.201211812

Adamczak J., Werner K., Rauch T., Schuh S., Drake J. J., Kruk J. W., 2012. Chandra grating spectroscopy of three hot white dwarfs. Astronomy and Astrophysics 546. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201219718

Schuh, S.., Drechsel, H., Heber, U. 2011. Planetary systems beyond the main sequence. AIPCP 1331. doi:10.1063/v1331.frontmatter / doi:10.1063/1.3556179 / ISBN 978-0-7354-0886-9

Schuh, S. 2010. Pulsations and Planets: The Asteroseismology-Extrasolar-Planet Connection. Reviews in Modern Astronomy 22, 29–51. doi:10.1002/asna.201011366

Schuh S., Huber J., Dreizler S., Heber U., O'Toole S. J., Green E. M., Fontaine G., 2006. HS 0702+6043: a star showing both short-period p-mode and long-period g-mode oscillations. Astronomy and Astrophysics 445, L31–L34. doi:10.1051/0004-6361:200500210

Green E. M., Fontaine G., Reed M. D., Callerame K., Seitenzahl I. R., White B. A., Hyde E. A., ..., Schuh, S., ... 2003. Discovery of A New Class of Pulsating Stars: Gravity-Mode Pulsators among Subdwarf B Stars. The Astrophysical Journal 583, L31–L34. doi:10.1086/367929

Schuh S., Dreizler S., Wolff B., 2002. Equilibrium abundances in hot DA white dwarfs as derived from self-consistent diffusion models. I. Analysis of spectroscopic EUVE data. Astronomy and Astrophysics 382, 164–173. doi:10.1051/0004-6361:20011588

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