I am Professor of Observational Astronomy at the Hamburger Sternwarte [read more...]

I spend half of my time doing research on galaxy evolution and cosmology [read more...]

The other half is spent teaching astrophysics in the Department of Physics of the University of Hamburg.

Finally, in the third half of my time I try to convince the rest of the world that science, and astronomy in particular, is the greatest adventure of all [read more...]