Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics

PhD theses

September 2016

Christian Malacaria

X-ray spectral and timing properties of the High Mass X-ray Binaries GX 304-1 and Vela X-1

January 2016

Sara Saeedi

X-ray Population Study of the Draco Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy

October 2015

Alejandro Guzman

Performances of the EUSO mission with neutrinos and other primaries


July 2015

Sebastian Diebold

Development and Testing of Instrumentation for Space-Based Ultraviolet and X-Ray Astronomy

July 2015

Henning Wende

Next Generation Data Processing for Future X-ray Observatories

February 2015

Daniel Maier

Development of a stacked detector system and its application as an X-ray polarimeter

December 2014

Daniela Bohl

Accretion regimes in the X-ray binary systems A 0535+26 and Her X-1/HZ Her

December 2014

Gabriele Warth

Studies of the Hot Interstellar Medium in the Large Magellanic Cloud

October 2014

Thomas Mernik

The Expected Angular Resolution of the JEM-EUSO Mission

July 2014

Benjamin Mück

Low-mass X-ray binary studies with XMM-Newton

September 2013

Francesco Fenu

A Simulation Study of the JEM-EUSO Mission for the Detection of Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays

August 2012

Stefan Schwarzburg

A Mirror Alignment Control System for Phase II of the HESS Experiment and A Morphology Study of HESSJ1837-069

July 2012

Davide Vasco

Analysis of X-Ray Observations of the Binary Hercules X-1

May 2011

Victor Doroshenko

Magnetic fields of accreting pulsars

November 2009

Agnes Irene Dorothee Hoffmann

Analysis of hard X-ray emission from selected very high energy gamma-ray sources observed with INTEGRAL

November 2009

Michael Martin

Development of high throughput X-ray instrumentation for fast timing studies

April 2009

Isabel Caballero Doménech

X-ray observations of the accreting Be/X-ray binary pulsar A 0535+26 in outburst

August 2008

Sonja Fritz

X-ray observations of black hole and neutron star binary systems

August 2008

Jan-Christoph Tenzer

Monte-Carlo Background Studies for Space-Based Detectors in X-ray Astronomy

December 2007

Dmitry Klochkov

X-ray observations of the accreting pulsars Her X-1 and EXO 2030+375

July 2007

Gabriele Schönherr

Strong magnetic fields of accreting neutron stars - Modeling cyclotron resonance scattering features

March 2006

Stefania Carpano

X-ray properties of NGC 300 point sources detected with XMM-Newton and their optical counterparts

September 2004

Martin Stuhlinger

Analyses of Quasar 3C273 using XMM-Newton and RXTE

September 2004

Kolja Giedke

Das Maranofeld mit XMM-Newton

August 2004

Eckart Göhler

Beobachtung von kompakten Objekten mit XMM und RXTE. Der anormale Pulsar 1E 1048.1 5937 und der Polar RX J1940.1 1025

June 2004

Ingo Kreykenbohm

X-ray spectra of highly magnetized neutron stars in binary systems

June 2004

Thomas Gleissner

X-ray and Radio Variability of Cygnus X-1

November 2003

Markus Kuster

Combined Spectral and Temporal Analysis of a Her X-1 Turn-On

August 2003

Sara Benlloch

Long-term X-ray variability of Active Galactic Nuclei and X-ray Binaries

May 2003

Marc Patrick Risse

Temporale und spektrale Untersuchungen des Röntgendoppelsternsystems Her X-1/HZ Herculis

February 2003

Katja Pottschmidt

Accretion Disk Weather of Black Hole X-Ray Binaries - The Case of Cygnus X-1

January 2003

Marcus Kirsch

In-Orbit-Kalibration der EPIC-pn-Kamera auf XMM-Newton in hoch zeitauflösenden Modes und Pulsphasenspektroskopie des Crab-Pulsars

May 1999

Heiko Groeneveld

Design, Simulation und Optimierung kodierter Aperturen

May 1998

Ralf Geckeler

Akkretionsgeometrie und Synchronisation beim Polar RX J1940.1-1025

April 1998

Jörn Wilms

X-Rays From Galactic Black Holes: Theory and Observation

April 1998

Fabian Rother

Modellierung eines Samples radiolauter Aktiver Galaxienkerne

October 1997

Michael König

Zeitvariabilität in Aktiven Galaxien

May 1997

Frank Krull

Soft X-ray excess in Aktiven Galaxienkernen

May 1996

Georg Lamer

Die Röntgenspektren der BL Lacertae-Objekte und Identifikation

April 1996

Peter Kretschmar

Hochenergieröntgenspektren der akkretierenden Röntgenpulsare Vela X-1 und A0535+26

February 1996

Mathias Kunz

Hexe-Beobachtungen des Röntgenpulsars HER X-1