Christian Johann Henkel, German astrophysicist. Member Astronomische Gesellschaft, American Astronomical Society, International Astronomical Union.
Henkel, Christian Johann was born on January 8, 1950 in Dusseldorf, Federal Republic Germany. Son of Christian Wilhelm and Renate (Haeberle) Henkel.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Bonn, Germany, 1980.
Postdoctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomy, Bonn, 1980;
postdoctoral fellow, University California, Berkeley, 1982;
postdoctoral fellow, Bell laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1982-1983;
staff scientist, Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomy, since 1984.
Contributor over 150 articles to professional journals.
Member Astronomische Gesellschaft, American Astronomical Society, International Astronomical Union.
Married Ping Yen, August 22, 1985. 1 child, Melanie.