Astrophysics and Atmospheric Physics

The division studies processes in and around stars, galaxies, planets, the Solar System and the Universe as a whole and develops instrumentation to observe these objects. We also study the Earth's atmosphere and it's interaction with space.


Allan Hornstrup

Allan Hornstrup Head of Astrophysics and Atmospheric Physics Phone: +45 45259722

Malika Lund

Malika Lund Administrative officer


Our mission is to discover, expand and communicate knowledge about astrophysics and atmospheric physics creating solutions for the benefit of society through excellence in natural and technical sciences.

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