Nuclear Astrophysics

Prof. Shawn Bishop

Research Field

Our group works on a number of research projects on nuclear astrophysics, chemical evolution of the universe, as well as synthesis of nuclear physics, astronomy and stellar theory.


James-Franck-Str. 1
85748 Garching b. München

Members of the Research Group




Course with Participations of Group Members

Titel und Modulzuordnung
Experimental physics 1 in English
Zuordnung zu Modulen:
VO 2 Bishop, S. Montag, 12:00–14:00
Hauptseminar Astro-Kern-Physik "Nuclei in the Cosmos"
Zuordnung zu Modulen:
HS 2 Bishop, S. Diehl, R. Hasinger, G. Hillebrandt, W. Janka, H. … (insgesamt 6) Mittwoch, 16:00–17:00
FOPRA-Versuch 85: Relative Altersbestimmung von Sternhaufen mit Hilfe von Farben-Helligkeits-Diagrammen
Zuordnung zu Modulen:
PR 1 Bishop, S.
Mitwirkende: Mohit, T.
Seminar zu aktuellen Fragen der Hadronen und Kernphysik
Zuordnung zu Modulen:
SE 2 Bishop, S. Fabbietti, L. Friese, J. Gernhäuser, R. Mittwoch, 09:15–10:30
Seminar zur Erforschung exotischer Kerne
Zuordnung zu Modulen:
SE 2 Friese, J. Gernhäuser, R.
Leitung/Koordination: Bishop, S.
Mittwoch, 10:30–11:30

Current and Finished Theses in the Group

Quantitative Detection of Microscopic Lithium Distributions with Neutrons
Abschlussarbeit im Masterstudiengang Physics (Applied and Engineering Physics)
Themensteller(in): Shawn Bishop

Nuclei, Particles, Astrophysics

A journey of discovery to understanding our world at the subatomic scale, from the nuclei inside atoms down to the most elementary building blocks of matter. Are you ready for the adventure?