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Roland Wielen

astronomy educator

Roland Wielen, German astronomy educator. Member International Astronomical Union (president commission on galactic structure and dynamics since 1982).

Background

Wielen, Roland was born on October 28, 1938 in Berlin. Son of Hans and Hildegard (Andretzy) Wielen.

Education

Diplom Physiker, Freie Universitat-Berlin, 1962. Doctor rerum naturalium, University Heidelberg, 1966, habilitation, 1969. Astronomer, Astronomical Rechen-Institute, Heidelberg, 1963-1978, director, 85–.

Astronomer Obervatoire Nice, France, 1972. Lecturer University Heidelberg, 1969-1974, professor, 1974-1978, full professor theoretical astronomy, since 1985. Professor University Hamburg, 1974-1975.

Full professor astronomy and astrophysics Technology University Berlin, 1978-1985. Director Institute Astronomical-Astrophysics, 1978-1985. Consultant European Space Agency, Paris, since 1980.

Career

Professor University Hamburg, 1974-1975. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Astronomical Union (president commission on galactic structure and dynamics since 1982).

Connections

Married Ute Bachmann, August 1, 1963.

father:
Hans Wielen

mother:
Hildegard (Andretzy) Wielen

spouse:
Ute Bachmann