Prof. Dr.

Wolfgang Baumjohann

Wolfgang Baumjohann

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 2009




Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Space exploration
  • Astrophysics





Selected Memberships:

  • Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina - Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • International Academy of Astronautics
  • Fellow of the American Geophysical Union
  • Academia Europaea

Selected Prizes:

  • Österreichisches Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse
  • "Wissenschafter des Jahres" 2014
  • Großes Ehrenzeichen des Landes Steiermark
  • Basic Sciences Award der International Academy of Astronautics
  • Kardinal-Innitzer-Würdigungspreis
  • Ehrenzeichen für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst des Landes Steiermark

Selected Publications:

  • Baumjohann, W.; Hesse, M.; Kokubun, S.; Mukai, T.; Nagai, T. et al. [..] (1999) Substorm dipolarization and recovery. Journal of Geophysical Research, Bd. 104, S. 24995-25000.
  • Baumjohann, W.; Treumann, R. A. (1996) Basic Space Plasma Physics.; London: Imperial College Press (328 Seiten).
  • Baumjohann, W.; Paschmann, G.; Lühr, H. (1990) Characteristics of high-speed ion flows in the plasma sheet. Journal of Geophysical Research, Bd. 95, S. 3801-3810.
  • Baumjohann, W.; Paschmann, G.; Cattell, C. A. (1989) Average plasma properties in the central plasma sheet. Journal of Geophysical Research, Bd. 94, S. 6597-6606.
  • Baumjohann, W.; Pellinen, R. J.; Opgenoorth, H. J.; Nielsen, E. (1981) Joint two-dimensional observations of ground magnetic and ionospheric electric fields associated with auroral zone currents: Current systems associated with local auroral break-ups. Planetary and Space Science, Bd. 29, S. 431-447.