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astronomer

Reinhard Mundt, German astronomer. Achievements include discovery and investigation of jets from young stars. Recipient Award of Heidelberg Academy of Sciences, 1987. Member International Astronomical Union, American Astronomical Society, Astronomical Gesellschaft.

Background

Mundt, Reinhard was born on October 31, 1951 in Schwab Gmund, Germany. Son of Erich and Johanna (Peucker) Mundt.

Education

Diploma in Physics, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Astronomy, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1973.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Landessternwarte, Heidelberg, Germany, 1979-1980. Visiting research associate Steward Observatory, University Arizona, Tucson, 1980-1982. Research scientist Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery and investigation of jets from young stars.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Astronomical Union, American Astronomical Society, Astronomical Gesellschaft.

Connections

Married Renate Mundt, November 2, 1973. Children: Jochen, Heiko.

father:
Erich Mundt

mother:
Johanna (Peucker) Mundt

spouse:
Renate Mundt

children:
Jochen Mundt

Heiko Mundt