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Lehrstuhl für Astronomie
Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg
Mail: kuhns@astro.uni-wuerzburg.de
Url: http://www.astro.uni-wuerzburg.de

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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.

Results:
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

Equipment:
Workshop for electronical and mechanical crafting, and various measurement devices

Links:
MAGIC Telescope Würzburg Homepage
MAGIC Telescope Homepage
Astroparticle Physics in Germany