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astronomer

Rainer Mauersberger, German astronomer. Recipient Otto-Hahn medal Max Planck Society, 1987, Bennigsen-Foerder-prize Land Northrhine Westphalia, 1992. Member International Astronomical Union, Astronomische Gesellschaft.

Background

Mauersberger, Rainer was born on March 3, 1957 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Son of Herbert and Theresia Mauersberger.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Bonn, Germany, 1986. Habil in Astrophysics, University Bonn, Germany, 1994.

Career

Heisenberg fellow Steward Observatory, Tucson, 1995-1999. Observatory director Pico Veleta Observatory, Granada, Spain, since 1999.

Membership

Member International Astronomical Union, Astronomische Gesellschaft.

Connections

Married Ute Karen Böck. Children: Laura, Lukas, Leonardo.

father:
Herbert Mauersberger

mother:
Theresia Mauersberger

spouse:
Ute Karen Böck

child:
Laura Mauersberger

child:
Lukas Mauersberger

child:
Leonardo Mauersberger