Public events

Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Apr 16, 2020 07:15 PM to Apr 16, 2020 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, 16 April, starting at 7.15pm with a public lecture of Dr. Alexander Warmuth with the title "Close to the Sun: The European space mission Solar Orbiter". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Observation with the Great Refractor

(Telegrafenberg Potsdam, from Apr 02, 2020 07:00 PM to Apr 02, 2020 08:00 PM)

The public is invited to take a look through this historical giant lens telescope.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Mar 19, 2020 07:15 PM to Mar 19, 2020 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, 19 March, starting at 7.15pm with a public lecture of Ekaterina Ilin with the title "Small stars, big eruptions: About the strangeness of the Sun's younger siblings". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Observation with the Great Refractor

(Telegrafenberg Potsdam, from Mar 06, 2020 07:00 PM to Mar 06, 2020 08:00 PM)

The public is invited to take a look through this historical giant lens telescope.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Feb 20, 2020 07:15 PM to Feb 20, 2020 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, 20 February, starting at 7.15pm with a public lecture of Dr. Axel Schwope with the title "eROSITA and the new picture of the x-ray sky". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Jan 16, 2020 07:15 PM to Jan 16, 2020 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, 16 January, starting at 7.15pm with a public lecture of Dr. Marcel Pawlowski with the title "Dark matter and the dance of the dwarf galaxies". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Observation with the Great Refractor

(Telegrafenberg Potsdam, from Jan 08, 2020 07:00 PM to Jan 08, 2020 08:00 PM)

The public is invited to take a look through this historical giant lens telescope.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Dec 19, 2019 07:15 PM to Dec 19, 2019 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, 19 December, starting at 7.15pm with a public lecture of Dr. Genoveva Micheva with the title "What can "green peas" tell us about the first galaxies?" Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Observation with the Great Refractor

(Telegrafenberg Potsdam, from Dec 09, 2019 07:00 PM to Dec 09, 2019 08:00 PM)

The public is invited to take a look through this historical giant lens telescope.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Nov 21, 2019 07:15 PM to Nov 21, 2019 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, 21 November, starting at 7.15pm with a public lecture of Prof. Dr. Katja Poppenhäger with the title "Other worlds: A tour of the exoplanet zoo". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Oct 17, 2019 07:15 PM to Oct 17, 2019 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, 17 October, starting at 7.15pm with a public lecture of Christian Thomas with the title ""Knowledge of the sky": Astronomy in Alexander von Humboldt's Kosmos lectures". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Wempe award ceremony

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Sep 26, 2019 03:00 PM to Sep 26, 2019 06:00 PM)

In recognition of her outstanding research on the rotation and magnetism of low-mass stars, the Johann Wempe Foundation is honoring Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Newton of Dartmouth College, USA, with the Wempe Award. The ceremony will take place on 26 September 2019, starting at 3:00 pm at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) in Babelsberg.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg , from Apr 18, 2019 07:15 PM to Apr 18, 2019 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, April 18, starting at 7:15 pm with a public lecture of Prof. Dr. Lutz Wisotzki about "Die kosmische Zeitmaschine: Was uns das Licht ferner Galaxien verrät". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

( AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Mar 21, 2019 07:15 PM to Mar 21, 2019 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, March 21, starting at 7:15 pm with a public lecture of Andrea Diercke about "Facetten der Sonne: Filamente in verschiedenen Farben". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

( AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Feb 21, 2019 07:15 PM to Feb 21, 2019 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, February 21, starting at 7:15 pm with a public lecture of Prof. Dr. Klaus Strassmeier about "Kosmische Mitbewohner: Die Suche nach Leben im Universum". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg, from Jan 17, 2019 07:15 PM to Jan 17, 2019 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to a Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, January 17, starting at 7:15 pm with a public lecture of Prof. Dr. Matthias Steinmetz about "Wohin führt die Milchstraße". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(from Dec 20, 2018 07:15 PM to Dec 20, 2018 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to the next Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, December 20th, starting at 7:15 pm with a public lecture of Anke Arentsen about "Galaktische Archäologie: Vom Suchen und Finden uralter Sterne". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP-Campus Babelsberg , from Nov 15, 2018 07:15 PM to Nov 15, 2018 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to the next Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, November 15, starting at 7:15 pm with a public lecture of Dr. Iris Traulsen about "Mehr als auf den ersten Blick: Welche Geheimnisse die Röntgenastronomie lüftet". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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Long Night of the Sciences

(Telegrafenberg Potsdam, from Jun 09, 2018 05:00 PM to Jun 09, 2018 11:55 PM)

At the historic site in the Einstein Tower, visitors can explore the modern solar research from Potsdam. The Great Refractor opens its doors as well: in lectures you can learn more about distant exoplanets or cool neighbor stars, make star maps and - in suitable weather - the night sky over Potsdam through the telescope. Please note that most of the talks will be held in German.

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Starry Night in Babelsberg

(AIP campus Babelsberg, from May 17, 2018 07:15 PM to May 17, 2018 08:45 PM)

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites to the next Starry Night in Babelsberg on Thursday, May 17, starting at 7:15 pm with a public lecture of Sabine Thater about "The Dark Hearts of Galaxies". Please note that the lecture will be given in German.

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