German SOFIA Science Working Group (GSSWG)

The German SOFIA Science Working Group (GSSWG) is an advisory group chartered by DLR in order to provide advice to the DLR  SOFIA project management regarding SOFIA related topics. It is also a forum to discuss German SOFIA related policies, e.g., regarding the German Time allocation Committee.  Voting Members are two representatives from the German astronomical community, PIs of German Instruments and the Chairman.  Representatives of DLR, DSI, and SUG are ex officio members.

Voting Members:

Priv. Doz. Dr. Heinrik Beuter, MPIA Heidelberg (RDS)
Dr. Jochen Eislöffel,Türinger Landessternwarte, Tautenberg (RDS)
Dr. Rolf Güsten, MPIfR Bonn (GREAT)
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Stutzki, GSSWG Chair, University of Cologne (GREAT)
Sebastian Colditz, University of Stuttgart (FIFI-LS)

ex officio Members:

Prof. Dr. Alfred Krabbe, DSI Director, University of Stuttgart
Dr. Thomas Keilig, DSI Managing Director, University of Stuttgart
Alois Himmes, DLR SOFIA Project Manager
Dr. Dietmar Lilienthal, SOFIA Project Management, DLR - German science instruments liaison
Dr. Urs Graf, SUG Member, University of Cologne
Dr. Hans Zinnecker, Deputy SMO Director, University of Stuttgart

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