People in the GC Department

Director

Name
Phone
Room
Hans-Walter Rix
Director
  • +49 6221 528-210
216 B

Assistants

Name
Phone
Room
Susanne Koltes-Al-Zoubi
Assistant to Prof. H.-W. Rix, GC department
  • +49 6221 528-211
216 E

Scientific Staff

Name
Phone
Room
Coryn Bailer-Jones
  • +49 6221 528-224
130
Eduardo Banados Torres
  • +49 6221 528-461
329
Maria Bergemann
Lise Meitner Group Leader
  • +49 6221 528-401
330
Frederick Davies
Independent Research Group Leader
  • +49 6221 528-464
315
Tom Herbst
  • +49 6221 528-223
C 2
Knud Jahnke
  • +49 6221 528-398
131
Nadine Neumayer
Lise Meitner Group Leader
  • +49 6221 528-446
327
Annalisa Pillepich
  • +49 6221 528-395
121
Jörg-Uwe Pott
  • +49 6221 528-202
319
Eva Schinnerer
  • +49 6221 528-293
C 9
Mischa Schirmer
  • +49 6221 528-412
C 7
Fabian Walter
  • +49 6221 528-225
C 6

Associated/Adjunct Scientific Staff

Name
Phone
Fax
Room
Christian Fendt
  • +49 6221 528-387
C 8
Andy Gould
  • +49 6221 528-
E 012
David Hogg

Postdocs

Name
Phone
Room
René Andrae
  • +49 6221 528-288
E 007
Leindert Boogaard
  • + 49 6221 528-451
320
Sarah Bosman
  • +49 6221 528-375
126
Johanna Coronado
  • +49 6221 528-431
E 114
Thavisha Dharmawardena
  • +49 6221 528-429
320
Martina Donnari
  • +49 6221 528-381
114
Alyssa Drake
  • +49 6221 528-353
314
Morgan Fouesneau
  • +49 6221 528-467
332
Neige Frankel
  • +49 6221 528-366
E 115
Andrew Gallagher
  • +49 6221 528-228
E 109
Iskren Georgiev
  • +49 6221 528-459
326
Jeffrey Gerber
  • +49 6221 528-422
E 014
Melanie Habouzit
  • +49 6221 528-454
328
Camilla Hansen
  • +49 6221 528-288
E 007
Robert Harris
  • +49 6221 528-237
'037
Bernd Husemann
  • +49 6221 528-406
308/4
Gandhali Joshi
  • +49 6221 528-370
134 B
Yana Khusanova
  • +49 6221 528-448
E 010
Kathryn Kreckel
  • +49 6221 528-370
134 B
Allison Merritt
  • +49 6221 528-455
328
Romain Meyer
  • +49 6221 528-273
308/1
Marcel Neeleman
  • +49 6221 528-418
C 5
Francisco Nogueras Lara
  • +49 6221 528-393
E 011
Masafusa Onoue
  • +49 6221 528-458
326
Hsi-An Pan
  • +49 6221 528-
C 26
Jan Rybizki
  • +49 6221 528-443
134 A
Francesco Santoro
  • +49 6221 528-413
326
Jan-Torge Schindler
  • +49 6221 528-388
308/1
Gregor Seidel
  • +49 6221 528-370
134 B
Aldo Serenelli
  • +49 6221 528-
308/3
Maxime Trebitsch
  • +49 6221 528-323
316
Xuan Nhut Truong
  • +49 6221 528-322
126
Bram Venemans
  • +49 6221 528-247
218
Thomas Williams
  • +49 6221 528-
E 010
Maosheng Xiang
  • +49 6221 528-422
E 014
Eleonora Zari
  • +49 6221 528-430
E110

PhD Students

Name
Phone
Room
Irham Andika
  • +49 6221 528-442
114 A
Alina Böcker
  • +49 6221 528-347
E 115
Felix Bosco
  • +49 6221 528-347
E 115
Lukas Eisert
  • +49 6221 528-415
E 013
Christoph Engler
  • +49 6221 528-392
E 114
Johannes Esser
  • +49 6221 528-415
E 013
Verena Fürnkranz
  • +49 6221 528-474
114 A
Sarah Gebruers
  • +49 6221 528-432
323
Matthew Gent
  • +49 6221 528-463
324
Maximilian Häberle
  • +49 6221 528-488
323
Jacob Isbell
  • +49 6221 528-315
133
Melanie Kaasinen
  • +49 6221 528-347
E115
Victor Marian
  • +49 622 528-415
E 013
Giancarlo Mattia
  • +49 6221 528-372
114 A
Maria-Selina Nitschai
  • +49 6221 528-362
E 013
Ismael Pessa
  • +49 6221 528-121
App 121
Eric Rohr
  • +49 6221 528-432
323
Sofia Rojas-Ruiz
  • +49 6221 528-452
324
Ekaterina Semenova
  • +49 6221 528-
E 114
Irina Smirnova-Pinchukova
  • +49 6221 528-362
E 013
Diego Sotillo Ramos
  • +49 6221 528-121
App 121
Josha van Houdt
  • +49 6221 528-431
E 114
Nico Winkel
  • +49 6221 528-489
323
Zhang-Liang Xie
  • +49 6221 528-463
324
Melis Yardimci
  • +49 6221 528 315
133

Bachelor and Master Students

Name
Phone
Room
Philip Eitner
  • +49 6221 528-391
039
Junia Göller
  • +49 6221 528-391
039
Tomislav Grbesic
Kaj Kramer
  • +49 6221 528-391
039
Silvia Almada Monter
  • +49 6221 528-391
039
Sophia Stuber
  • +49 6221 528-391
039

Technical Staff

Name
Phone
Room

Long-Term Guests

Name
Phone
Room

Emeriti

Name
Phone
Room
Klaus Meisenheimer
  • +49 6221 528-206
230

Alumni, now Faculty

Eric F. Bell

University of Michigan, USA

Frank Bigiel

Argelander Institut für Astronomie

Andreas Burkert

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

John Cannon

Macalester College, USA

Michelle Collins

University of Surrey, UK 

Elena D'Onghia

University of Wisonsin, USA

Walter Dehnen

University of Leicester, UK 

Carl Ferkinhoff

Winona State University, USA

Eva K. Grebel

Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg (ZAH)

Thomas Greve

University College London, UK

Fabian Heitsch

 University of North Carolina, USA

Catherine Heymans

University of Edinburgh, UK

Jacqueline Hodge

Leiden Observatory, NL

Annie Hughes

CNAP/IRAP France

Rodrigo Ibata

 Observatoire de Strasbourg, France

Xi Kang

Purple Mountain Observatory, Nanjing, China

Sadegh Khochfar

University of Edinburgh, UK 

Sladjana Knezevic

Astronomical Observatory of Belgrade

Sergey Koposov

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh

Kirsten Kraiberg Knudsen

Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

Girish Kulkarni

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Mumbai

Lucas Labadie

Universität zu Köln

Khee-Gan Lee

Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (IPMU), Japan

Adam Leroy

Ohio State University, USA

Karin Lind

Stockholm University

Andrea Macciò

NYU-ADNYU Abu Dhabi

Marie Martig

Liverpool John Moores university

Nicolas Martin

Observatoire de Strasbourg, France

Thorsten Naab

Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik

Melissa Ness

Columbia University

Noelia Noel

University of Surrey

Mark Norris

University of Central Lancashire, UK

Jorge Penarrubia

University of Edinburgh, UK

Laura Pentericci

INAF, Rome, Italy

Oliver Porth

University of Amsterdam

Miguel Querejeta

Staff, OAN/CSIC, started 2019 Oct 1

Roberto Ragazzoni

INAF, Padova, Italy

Helene Roussel

 Institut Astrophysique de Paris, France

Gregory Rudnick

University of Kansas, USA

Karin Sandstrom

University of California, San Diego, USA

Mark Sargent

University of Sussex, UK

Marc Sarzi

University of Hertfordshire, UK

Dominik Schleicher

University of Concepcion, Chile

Adrianne Slyz

University of Oxford, UK

Vernesa Smolcic

University of Zagreb, Croatia

Rachel Somerville

Rutgers Unversity, USA

Fatemeh Tabatabei

Faculty, IPM

Bhargav Vaidya

Indian Institute of Technology Indore

Glenn van de Ven, on leave at ESO

University of Vienna

Frank C. van den Bosch

Yale University, USA

Arjen van der Wel

Ghent University

Jakob Walcher

Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam

Xiangxiang Xue

National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Ling Zhu

Shanghai Astronomical Obervatory

Daniel Zucker

Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

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