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Astronomer

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

  • Other Work

    • 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