Prof. Dr. Ulrich Christensen

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Christensen

Curriculum Vitae

Born on May 6, 1954 in Peine, Germany. Study of physics at the Technical University (TU) Braunschweig (1977), Doctorate TU Braunschweig (1980), German Habilitation in geophysics University Mainz (1985), Heisenberg Fellow Max Planck Inst. of Chemistry (1986), Professor of Geophysics Univ. Göttingen (1992-2003), Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize by the German Science Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft DFG) (1994), Director and Scientific Member at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (since November 2002), old name: Max Planck Institute for Aeronomy (until June 30, 2004).