Prof. Dr.

Wolfgang Baumjohann

Wolfgang Baumjohann

President of the Division of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the Austrian Academy of Sciences since 2022

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

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Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Space exploration
  • Astrophysics

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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.