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Otto-Hahn-Medal for Anna-Christina Eilers

June 19, 2020
Anna-Christina Eilers has been awarded the Otto Hahn Medal by the Max Planck Society (MPG). With this prize, the MPG honors her research in the fields of Quasars, the intergalactic medium and the Milky Way system. [more]

Nadine Neumayer heads new Lise Meitner Group at MPIA

June 16, 2020
Nadine Neumayer was appointed Lise Meitner Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg as part of the Lise Meitner Excellence Program of the Max Planck Society (MPG). Most recently, she already headed a Max Planck Research Group in Hans-Walter Rix's ‘Galaxies and Cosmology’ Department at MPIA. Nadine Neumayer initiates and leads research projects that investigate how supermassive black holes are formed and what role they play in the evolution of galaxies. [more]

METIS Instrument Passes Design Milestone

June 05, 2020
MPIA contributes significantly to its success [more]

Gay-Lussac-Humboldt-Prize for Thomas Henning

May 07, 2020
The Director of the Planet and Star Formation Department at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg, Prof. Dr. Thomas Henning, has received the Gay Lussac Humboldt Prize of the French Academy of Sciences. [more]

Concepción Cárdenas Vázquez receives the MERAC Prize 2020

May 06, 2020
Concepción Cárdenas Vázquez, optical engineer at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA), has been awarded the 2020 MERAC Prize by the European Astronomical Society (EAS) for the best doctoral thesis in the field of new technologies (instrumentation). She receives the award for her work "PANIC, una cámara infrarroja de gran campo para Calar Alto" (PANIC, an infrared wide-field camera for Calar Alto). [more]
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