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Wolfgang Rudolf Dick, German scientist. Secretary Working Group for the History of Astronomy in the Astronomische Gesellschaft, since 1992; member organizing committee International Astronomical Union, Commission 41, since 1997.

Background

Dick, Wolfgang Rudolf was born on February 5, 1959 in Greiz, Germany. Son of Rudolf and Christine (Vorwieger) Dick.

Education

Diploma in Physics, Kharkov (Ukraine) State University, 1982. Doctor in Natural Sciences, Academy of Sciences of German Democratic Republic, Berlin, 1989.

Career

Scientist Zentralinstitut fuer Astrophysik, Potsdam, Germany, 1982-1991, Sternwarte der Universitaet Bonn, Bonn, Germany, 1991-1992, Bundesamt fur Kartographie und Geodaesie (BKG), Potsdam/Frankfurt am Main, Germany, since 1992, Central Bureau International Earth Rotation Service at BKG, Frankfurt on Main, Germany, since 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Mitteilungen zur Astronomiegeschichte, since 1992, Electronic Newsletter for the History of Astronomy, since 1994. Co-editor: Acta Historica Astronomiae, since 1998.

Membership

Secretary Working Group for the History of Astronomy in the Astronomische Gesellschaft, since 1992. Member organizing committee International Astronomical Union, Commission 41, since 1997.

Connections

Married Galina Solodovchenko, August 26, 1978. 1 child, Anton.

father:
Rudolf Dick

mother:
Christine (Vorwieger) Dick

spouse:
Galina Solodovchenko

child:
Anton Dick