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Roland Wielen

Roland Wielen, German astronomy educator. Member International Astronomical Union (president commission on galactic structure and dynamics since 1982).

Background

  • Wielen, Roland was born on October 28, 1938 in Berlin. Son of Hans and Hildegard (Andretzy) Wielen.

  • Education

    • Diplom Physiker, Freie Universitat-Berlin, 1962. Doctor rerum naturalium, University Heidelberg, 1966, habilitation, 1969. Astronomer, Astronomical Rechen-Institute, Heidelberg, 1963-1978, director, 85–.

      Astronomer Obervatoire Nice, France, 1972. Lecturer University Heidelberg, 1969-1974, professor, 1974-1978, full professor theoretical astronomy, since 1985. Professor University Hamburg, 1974-1975.

      Full professor astronomy and astrophysics Technology University Berlin, 1978-1985. Director Institute Astronomical-Astrophysics, 1978-1985. Consultant European Space Agency, Paris, since 1980.

    Career

    • Professor University Hamburg, 1974-1975. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member International Astronomical Union (president commission on galactic structure and dynamics since 1982).

    Connections

    • Married Ute Bachmann, August 1, 1963.
    • father: Hans Wielen
    • mother: Hildegard (Andretzy) Wielen
    • spouse: Ute Bachmann
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    Born October 28, 1938
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