Lehrstuhl für Astronomie
Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg
Research foci (and basic equipment-based research projects):
Observations of extragalactic sources with the Cherenkov telescopes.
Theoretical modelling of non-thermal plasmas.
Tests of novel photosensors for Cherenkov astronomy (FACT telescope).
Development of data analysis software for MAGIC, FACT, and CTA.
150 refereed publications by the MAGIC, FACT, and CTA Collaborations
Rewards and prizes:
Gustav-Hertz-Award 2015 of the DPG for Dr. Daniela Dorner and Prof. Dr. Thomas Bretz
Workshop for electronical and mechanical crafting, and various measurement devices