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Prof. Dr. Bernd Brügmann

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Main research areas

  • Physics and astrophysics of black holes, neutron stars and gravitational waves, especially in the field of strong gravitational fields as described by general relativity

  • Numerical and Analytical Methods in Relativity Theory that Enable the Solution of Einstein's Equations for Strong Gravitational Fields

  • Computational Physics, High-Performance Computing and Software Development for Partial Differential Equations, with Applications in Numerical Relativity Theory

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1987. M.S. in Mathematik, Syracuse University, USA
  • 1993. Ph.D. in Physics, Syracuse University, USA
  • 1993 - 1995. MPI für Physik, München
  • 1995 - 2002. MPI für Gravitationphysik, Potsdam
  • 2002 - 2004. Associate Professor, Penn State University, USA
  • 2004 - ... Professor, Lehrstuhl für Gravitationstheorie, FSU Jena


Bernd Brügmann, Univ.-Prof. Dr
Prof. B. Brügmann