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Dieter Bernhard Herrmann

Dieter Bernhard Herrmann, astronomer. Member International Astronomical Union, Astronomische Gesellschaft, Gesellschaft zur Wissenschaftlichen Untersuchung von Parawissenschaften (vice president), Leibniz-Societät, 1996.

Background

  • Herrmann, Dieter Bernhard was born on January 3, 1939. Son of Arthur and Elsbeth (Tiesler) Herrmann.

  • Education

    • Student, Humboldt University, 1963. Diploma physics, 1963. Degree in natural science, 1969.

      Degree in science, 1986. Degree (honorary), 1986.

    Career

    • Scientific assistant Institute for Radiation Protection, Berlin, 1963-1969. Head department for history of astronomy Archenhold-Sternwarte, 1970-1976, director observatory, since 1976. Director Zeiss-Großplanetarium Berlin, since 1987.

      Presenter in field.

    Works

    • Author 24 books on history of astronomy and other fields, since 1975. Contributor articles to professional journals. Narrator (science television show) Aha, 1977-1990.

    Membership

    Member International Astronomical Union, Astronomische Gesellschaft, Gesellschaft zur Wissenschaftlichen Untersuchung von Parawissenschaften (vice president), Leibniz-Societät, 1996.

    Connections

    • Married Ingrid Sender, December 23, 1978.
    • father: Arthur Herrmann
    • mother: Elsbeth (Tiesler) Herrmann
    • spouse: Ingrid Sender
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    Born January 3, 1939
    • 1963
      Humboldt University
    • 1963 - 1969
      Scientific assistant, Institute for Radiation Protection
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1987
      director, Zeiss-Gro+?planetarium Berlin
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