You can work on your bachelor or master thesis at the institute; a list of potential supervisors having teaching responsibilities at one of the universities in the Berlin-Potsdam region is given below. The cooperation with Potsdam University is very close; arrangements can be made for students from Berlin Universities. For a list of current job openings (including PhD jobs) see here.
|Supervisor ||Topic ||Phone|
|Email at aip.de
|Dr. Rainer Arlt
||Magnetohydrodynamic problems in solar and stellar activity, star formation and the interstellar medium.
|apl. Prof. Dr. Carsten Denker
||Solar physics and instrumentation, active region and sunspot evolution, image reconstruction and two-dimensional spectropolarimetry.
|Dr. Stefan Gottlöber
||Cosmological computer simulations, evolution of dark matter halos, parallel computing
|apl. Prof. Dr. Gottfried Mann
||Radio observations and theory of plasma processes in the solar corona
|Dr. Jan-Peter Mücket
||Dark matter halos, star formation on cosmological scales
|PD Dr. Volker Müller
||Galaxy formation, clusters and superclusters of galaxies, cosmic microwave background
|PD Dr. Axel Schwope
||X-ray astronomy, cataclysmic variables
|Prof. Dr. Matthias Steinmetz
||Formation and evolution of galaxies, parallel computing, Radial Velocity Experiment (RAVE)
|Prof. Dr. Klaus G. Strassmeier
||Stellar activity, surface imaging of stars, robotic telescopes
[List of topics for PhD, Master, and Bachelor students]
|Prof. Dr. Lutz Wisotzki
||Quasars and active galactic nuclei, host galaxies of quasars, gravitational lensing