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Ripepi, V., Cignoni, M., ..., Grebel, E.K., ...
STEP: the VST survey of the SMC and the Magellanic Bridge - I. Overview and first results
MNRAS 442, 1897 (2014)

Marinacci, F., Pakmor, R., ...
Diffuse gas properties and stellar metallicities in cosmological simulations of disc galaxy formation
MNRAS 442, 3745 (2014)

Huxor, A. P., Mackey, A. D., ...
The outer halo globular cluster system of M31 - I. The final PAndAS catalogue
MNRAS 442, 2165 (2014)




Prof. Dr. Eva Grebel   and
Prof. Dr. Joachim Wambsganß
Tel: +49 6221 54 1801 (Secretary)
FAX: +49 6221 54 1888


Astronomisches Rechen-Institut
Mönchhofstr. 12-14
69120 Heidelberg

The Astronomisches Rechen-Institut (ARI) is part of the newly established Centre for Astronomy of Heidelberg University (Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg or ZAH). The other two institutes in the ZAH are the Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics (Institut für Theoretische Astrophysik or ITA) and the State Observatory Königstuhl (Landessternwarte Königstuhl or LSW).

The scientific activities at the ARI cover a broad range of research areas including cosmology, gravitational lensing, galaxy evolution, stellar dynamics, astrometry, satellite missions, and calendrical calculations.

The ARI is involved in various local, European, and worldwide scientific networks and collaborations. The ARI plays a leading role in the preparation of the Gaia satellite mission of the European Space Agency. The ARI also operates a special high-performance computer for calculating gravitational interactions.

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