Heino Falcke#


Heino Falcke
Photo: Arie Wapenaar
Email:h.falcke 'at' astro.ru.nl
Membership Number:3689
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:THE NETHERLANDS
Section:EARTH & COSMIC SCIENCES
Username:hfalcke
Homepage: http://www.astro.ru.nl/~falcke




Present and Previous Positions
  • 2012 - present Member National Institute for Subatomic Physics (NIKHEF)
  • 2011 - present Guest scientist, Max-Planck-Institut fŸr Radioastronomie
  • 2007 - present International Project Scientist LOFAR, ASTRON
  • 2007 - present Full professor of radio astronomy and astroparticle physics, Radboud University Nijmegen
  • 2011 Department Head, Astrophysics Department, Radboud University Nijmegen
  • 2003 - 2007 Senior scientist LOFAR, ASTRON, Dwingeloo (NL) & adjunct professor of high-energy astrophysics, Radboud University Nijmegen
  • 2003 Associcate professor (Lehrstuhlvertretung, C3), University of Cologne
  • 2001 - 2003 Privatdozent (adjunct lecturer), University of Bonn
  • 2000 - 2003 Staff scientist, MPIfR Bonn, VLBI group
  • 1999 Visiting professor, Steward Observatory, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
  • 1997 - 1999 DFG stipendiary (ÒHabilitations-Stipendium)Ó, lecturing at University of Bonn
  • 1997 - 1997 Postdoctoral researcher, MPIfR Bonn, VLBI group
  • 1995 - 1997 Research associate, University of Maryland at College Park & visit. sci. STScI Baltimore
  • 1994 - 1995 Postdoctoral Max-Planck stipendiary, MPIfR Bonn, optical interferometry group
  • 1992 - 1994 Research assistant, University of Bonn (incl. 6 months parental leave)

Fields of Scholarship
  • Astroparticle physics
  • Radio astronomy
  • Black hole astrophysics
  • High-energy astrophysics

Honours and Awards
  • 2013 European Research Council Synergy Grant
  • 2011 Spinoza award
  • 2009 Helmholtz lecturer, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • 2008 European Research Council Advanced Investigator Grant
  • 2006 Visiting Miller Professor, UC Berkeley
  • 2006 Academy Award, Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften (former Prussian Academy of Science)
  • 2000 Ludwig-Biermann-Award for outstanding young scientist, Astronomische Gesellschaft

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