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administrator , astronomer

Johannes Viktor Feitzinger, German astronomer, observatory and planetarium administrator. Fellow Humboldt Gesellschaft; member Rotary.

Background

Feitzinger, Johannes Viktor was born on March 2, 1939 in Troppau, Federal Republic of Germany.

Education

Diploma in physics, University Tübingen, Germany, 1968. Doctor in Natural Sciences, University Tübingen, Germany, 1973.

Career

Research assistant University Tübingen, 1968-1973, University Bochum, Germany, 1973-1979, lecturer Germany, 1979-1984, professor Germany, 1984-1987. Professor, director Observatory and Planetarium Bochum, since 1987. Speaker Rat German Planetarium, Bochum, 1988-1992.

Delegate German representative in commission teaching astronomy International Astronomical Union., 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Unterwegs auf der Milchstrasse, 1993, (handbook) Handbuch für Sternfreunde, Galaxien, 1989, Compendium Practical Astronomy, Galaxies, 1993.

Membership

Fellow Humboldt Gesellschaft. Member Rotary.

Connections

Married Christa Mara Vassilliere, March 14, 1975. Children: Alexander, Franziska.

spouse:
Christa Mara Vassilliere

child:
Alexander Feitzinger

child:
Franziska Feitzinger