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Günther Erhard Rüdiger

astronomer , educator

Günther Erhard Rüdiger, German astronomer, educator.

Background

Rüdiger, Günther Erhard was born on December 15, 1944 in Dresden, Saxonia, Germany. Son of Erhard Rüdiger and Sigrid (Forbriger) Poizl.

Education

Master in Physics, University Jena, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Academy of Sciences, Potsdam, 1972.

Career

Professor astrophysics University Potsdam, Germany, since 1995. Visiting professor University Göttingen, Germany, 1990, University Newcastle, England, 1998.

Works

  • Author: Differential Rotation and Stellar Convection, 1989. Editor: The Sun and Cool Stars: activity, magnetism, dynamo, 1990, The Cosmic Dynamo, 1993.

Connections

Married Gisela Lüscher, July 30, 1971. 1 child, Sten.

father:
Erhard Rüdiger Poizl

mother:
Sigrid (Forbriger) Poizl

spouse:
Gisela Lüscher

child:
Sten Rüdiger