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Dr. Hannelore Hämmerle
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Phone:+49 89 30000-3980
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Structure

Managing Director
Prof. Dr. Simon D.M. White

Scientific Members, Kollegium, Directors
Prof. Dr. Guinevere Kauffmann
Prof. Dr. Eiichiro Komatsu
Prof. Dr. Volker Springel
Prof. Dr. Simon D.M. White

External Scientific Members
Prof. Dr. Martin Asplund
Prof. Dr. Riccardo Giacconi
Prof. Dr. Rolf-Peter Kudritzki
Prof. Dr. Werner Tscharnuter

Head of the administration
Hendrik Wanger

Press and Public Relations
Dr. Hannelore Haemmerle
Phone: 089 30000-3980
Cornelia Rickl
Phone: 089 30000-2201
Dr. Hans-Thomas Janka
Phone: 089 30000-2228

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NEWS at MPA

Inspired by a lecture on information field theory, two former MPA PhD students founded the successful start-up IPT. Honouring this kind of knowledge transfer, both, the company founders and their former supervisor now received the Hochsprung Award presented by the Entrepreneurship Network of Bavarian Universities on October 17.

Hochsprung Award honours company founded on the basis of information field theory

October 17, 2018

Inspired by a lecture on information field theory, two former MPA PhD students founded the successful start-up IPT. Honouring this kind of knowledge transfer, both, the company founders and their former supervisor now received the Hochsprung Award presented by the Entrepreneurship Network of Bavarian Universities on October 17.

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The Excellence Cluster "From the Origin of the Universe to the First Building Blocks of Life", ORIGINS Cluster for short, will be launched on 1 January 2019. This was decided on 27.09. by the Excellence Commission headed by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The interdisciplinary research network deals with the structure and development of the universe from the Big Bang to the emergence of life.

DFG announces funding for Excellence Cluster ORIGINS

The Excellence Cluster "From the Origin of the Universe to the First Building Blocks of Life", ORIGINS Cluster for short, will be launched on 1 January 2019. This was decided on 27.09. by the Excellence Commission headed by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The interdisciplinary research network deals with the structure and development of the universe from the Big Bang to the emergence of life. [more]
Prof. Dr. Volker Springel receives the prize for astrophysical software awarded by the Astronomische Gesellschaft (AG) for the first time this year. With this award, the AG would like to honour outstanding achievements in the development and use of astrophysical computer programs.

Software Development Award 2018 for Volker Springel

Prof. Dr. Volker Springel receives the prize for astrophysical software awarded by the Astronomische Gesellschaft (AG) for the first time this year. With this award, the AG would like to honour outstanding achievements in the development and use of astrophysical computer programs.

 
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