Prof. Dr. Jürgen Blum

Address:
University of Braunschweig
Institute for Geophysics and Extraterrestrial Physics
Mendelssohnstr. 3
38106 Braunschweig

Phone:  +49 (0)531 39-15217
Email:    j.blum (at) tu-bs.de
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Selected publications


Peer-reviewed publications / book publications:

  • Güttler, C., Blum, J., Zsom, A., Ormel, C.W., Dullemond, C.P., 2010: “The outcome of protoplanetary dust growth: pebbles, boulders, or planetesimals? I. Mapping the zoo of laboratory collision experiments”, Astronomy and Astrophysics 513, A56
  • Zsom, A., Ormel, C.W., Güttler, C., Blum, J., Dullemond, C.P., 2010: “The outcome of protoplanetary dust growth: pebbles, boulders, or planetesimals? II. Introducing the bouncing barrier”, Astronomy and Astrophysics 513, A57
  • Güttler, C., Krause, M., Geretshauser, R.J., Speith, R., Blum, J., 2009: “The Physics of Protoplanetesimal Dust Agglomerates. IV. Towards a Dynamical Collision Model”, Astrophysical Journal 701, 130-141
  • Blum, J., Wurm, G., 2008: “The Growth Mechanisms of Macroscopic Bodies in Protoplanetary Disks”, Annual Review of Astronomy and Astrophysics 46, 21-56
  • Krause, M., Blum, J., 2004: “Growth and Form of Planetary Seedlings: Results from a Sounding Rocket Microgravity Aggregation Experiment”, Physical Review Letters 93, 021103



Patents

  • Vorrichtung zur optischen Partikel- und Partikelströmungsanalyse (Nr. 199 32 870.6)
  • Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Desagglomeration von Partikeln (Nr. 195 12 794)



Scientific activities, awards and honors

  • Habilitation prize of the Friedrich-Schiller University of Jena
  • Long term (former) member of the Physical Science Working Group of the European Space Agency, ESA
  • Director of several „Topical Teams“ at the ESA