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Curriculum Vitae - Ralf Launhardt

Education:

1996: Ph.D., Astronomy, University of Jena
Title of PhD Thesis: "Star Formation in Bok Globules"
(Advisor: Prof. Th. Henning)
1984-1989: Physics and Astronomy, University of Jena
Title of Diploma Thesis: "Development of an Astronomical CCD Camera" (Advisor: Prof. W. Pfau)
1977-1981: High School, Rathenow, Abitur (University entrance grade)

Professional:

since 2005: Staff astronomer, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg
2002-2005: Postdoc, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg
1999-2002: Postdoc, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
1998-1999: Postdoc, Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy, Bonn
1994-1998: Postdoc, Astrophysical Institute, University of Jena
1991-1994: Ph.D. Student, Max Planck Society Research Unit
``Dust in star-forming regions'', Jena
1989-1990: Research Assistant, Astrophysical Institute Potsdam