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Ortwin Gerhard
Ortwin

RESEARCH INTERESTS:  Structure, dynamics and evolution of galaxies. Dark matter haloes. Galactic nuclei. The Milky Way galaxy. Intracluster light and galaxy evolution in clusters of galaxies.

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Group leader
gerhard
0049 (0) 89 30000 3539
X2 350/351

Chris Wegg
Chris Image

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Properties and origin of the Milky Way's bulge. Dynamics of stars around supermassive black holes and and binary supermassive black holes. White Dwarfs.


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Post-doc
wegg
0049 (0) 89 30000 3735
X2 352
www.chriswegg.com
Inma Martinez-Valpuesta
Inma

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Barred galaxies evolution. Simulations of disk galaxies. Kinematics and dynamics of barred galaxies. Properties of boxy/peanut bulges.

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Post-doc
imv
0049 (0) 89 30000 3355
X2 355
www.mpe.mpg.de/~imv
  
Alessia Longobardi
Alessia

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Kinematics and dynamics of galaxies. Probing galaxy evolution in nearby galaxies, using planetary nebulae as tracers.

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PhD student
alongobardi
0049 (0) 89 30000 3022
X2 362
www.mpe.mpg.de/~alongobardi

Matthieu Portail
Matthieu

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Dynamic of galactic bulges Numerical modeling of galaxies using NMAGIC.


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PhD student
portail
0049 (0) 89 30000 3355
X2 352
www.mpe.mpg.de/~matthieu


Past members and visitors

Sotiris Chatzopoulos

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Dynamics of galaxies. Numerical modeling of galaxies and simulations.

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PhD student and Post-Doc
2011 - 2015
Xufen Wu

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Modeling stellar systems using NMAGIC - globular clusters and galaxies from standard cosmology simulations. Modified Newtonian Gravity.

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Post-Doc
2010 - 2012

Lucia Morganti

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Dynamics of galaxies. Numerical modeling of galaxies with NMAGIC.

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PhD student
2010 - 2013

Kanak Saha

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Dynamics of galaxies: bulge formation and evolution, N-body simulation.

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Post-doc
2010 - 2012

Giulia Ventimiglia

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Clusters of galaxies. Intracluster light, in particular the diffuse population of intracluster stars. Dynamics of intracluster planetary nebulae as probe of galaxy evolution in nearby clusters.

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PhD student & Post-doc
2007-2011
Payel Das

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Mass distributions of X-ray bright elliptical galaxies   using X-rays, dynamical modelling using Jeans models and NMAGIC.

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PhD student
2007 - 2011

Lodovico Coccato

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Kinematics and dynamics of galaxies. Supermassive   black holes in galaxies. Low surface-brightness galaxies.

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Post-doc
2006 - 2010

Emily McNeil


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Visiting PhD student
September 2008 - July 2009

Flavio de Lorenzi


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PhD student and post-doc
2005 - 2009
Ayse Ulubay-Siddiki

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Nuclear regions of galaxies: parsec-scale warped disks. Physics of compact objects: radiation mechanisms and accretion disks.

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PhD student
2005 - 2009

Marilena Spavone

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Kinematics and dynamics of galaxies. Interacting and peculiar galaxies. Compact groups of galaxies. Toomre sequence.

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Visiting PhD student
October 2008 - December 2008