Gruppenbild_AG_Wolf.2021

Juni 2021
Top row: Dr. J. Kobus, Prof. Dr. S. Wolf, C. Kramer, M. Lietzow
Mid row: A. Diercks, M. Michaelis, N. Zielinski, A. Tripathi
Bottom row: A. Bensberg, A. Krieger, T. Stuber, S. Winning
Missing: Dr. R. Brunngräber, P. Naudiet, A. C. Knappmann

Head

Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room: 143
Phone: +49 (0)431 880 4107
Fax: +49 (0)431 880 4100
Mail: wolf@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de
ORCID: 0000-0001-7841-3452

Postdocs​ and PhD students

Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room:144
Phone:+49 (0)431 880 4105
Mail:abensberg@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de

Research Topics:

  • Time dependent Monte-Carlo radiative transfer

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Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room:135
Phone:+49 (0)431 880 1574
Mail:jkobus@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de

Research Topics:

  • Predicting the observability of the sturcture of the innermost region of circumstellar disks
  • Numerical radiative transfer simulations with Mol3d (Ober et al. 2015)
  • Imitation of long-baseline interferometric observations (VLTI/MATISSE, ALMA)

Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room:137
Phone:+49 (0)431 880 4101
Mail:kollmann@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de

Research Topics:

  • Exoplanets embedded in debris disks
  • 3D Monte-Carlo radiative transfer simulations

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Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room:140
Phone:+49 (0)431 880 4102
Mail:akrieger@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de
ORCID:
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3639-2435

Research Topics:

  • Characterization of young accreting planets embedded in circumstellar disks
  • Monte-Carlo radiative transfer (MCRT) simulations and theory
  • Solving the problem of high optical depths of MCRT simulations, e.g. for circumplanetary disks
  • Code development based on the software Mol3D (Ober et al. 2015)

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Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room:135a
Phone:+49 (0)431 880 1575
Mail:mlietzow@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de

Research Topics:

  • 3D Monte-Carlo radiative transfer simulations of planetary atmospheres
  • Characterizing (exo)planetary atmospheres with polarimetry

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Conferences and Workshops:

  • Oct. 25 – 28, 2021: The Star-Planet Connection
    (contributed talk, virtual workshop hosted by European Southern Observatory)
  • Oct. 6 – 7, 2021: SPP 1992 annual all-hands-on-deck meeting
    (contributed talk, virtual meeting hosted by Technische Universität Berlin)
  • Sep. 13 – 17, 2021: Annual Meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft
    (contributed talk, virtual meeting hosted by Astronomische Gesellschaft)
  • Apr. 19 – 23, 2021: Towards the Comprehensive Characterization of Exoplanets: Science at the Interface of Multiple Measurement Techniques
    (poster, virtual symposium hosted by Space Telescope Science Institute)
  • Mar. 23 – 26, 2021: Rock, Ice and Dust: Interpreting planetary data
    (prerecorded talk, virtual workshop hosted by SOFIA Science Center)
  • Sep. 21 – 25, 2020: Annual Meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft
    (contributed talk, virtual meeting hosted by Astronomische Gesellschaft)

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Conferences and Workshops:

  • Jul. 19 – 23: 2021 Sagan Exoplanet Summer Virtual Workshop: Circumstellar Disks and Young Planets
    (participated)
  • Jun. 28 – Jul. 2, 2021: European Astronomical Society Annual Meeting, Symposia S6: Planetesimal belts
    (contributed talk)

Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room:144
Phone:+49 (0)431 880 4105
Mail:atripathi@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de

Research Topics:

  • 3D Monte-Carlo radiative transfer simulations of planetary atmospheres

Publications:

Leibnizstr. 15, 24118 Kiel
Germany

Room:145
Phone:+49 (0)431 880 4106
Mail:nzielinski@astrophysik.uni-kiel.de

Research Topics:

  • Analyzing magnetic field properties in the early stages of star formation
  • Dust grain alignment in molecular clouds
  • Analysis of SOFIA/HAWC+ observations
  • Monte-Carlo radiative transfer simulations using POLARIS (Reissl et al. 2016)

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