Wempe award ceremony

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.
When Sep 26, 2019 from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
  • Public event
Where AIP-Campus Babelsberg
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Schedule of the award ceremony

From 3:00 pm

  • Opening by Prof. Dr. Matthias Steinmetz, Scientific Chairman at AIP
  • Welcome by Dr. Jürgen Kroseberg, Federal Ministry of Education and Rsearch
  • Laudation by Prof. Dr. Katja Poppenhäger, section head of Stellar physics and exoplanets at AIP
  • Award ceremony
  • Ceremonial lecture by Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Newton “Spin and magnetism in M dwarf stars”
  • Reception

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