Prof. Dr. Dominik Schleicher

Departamento de Astronomía
Facultad Ciencias Físicas y Matemáticas
Universidad de Concepción
Av. Esteban Iturra s/n Barrio Universitario
Casilla 160-C

Phone: +56 041 220 4240
Email: dschleicher (at)

Selected publications

Peer-reviewed publications / book publications:

  • Grassi, T., Bovino, S., Schleicher, D.R.G., Prieto, J., Seifried, D., Simoncini, E., Gianturco, F. A., 2014. "KROME - a package to embed chemistry in astrophysical simulations", Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 439, 2386
  • Schleicher, D.R.G., Beck, R., 2013. "A new interpretation of the far-infrared - radio correlation and the expected breakdown at high redshift" Astronomy and Astrophysics, 556, 142
  • Schleicher, D.R.G., Palla, F., Ferrara, A., Galli, D., Latif, M., 2013. "Massive black hole factories: Supermassive and quasi-star formation in primordial halos", Astronomy and Astrophysics, 558, A59
  • Latif, M.A., Schleicher, D.R.G., Schmidt, W., Niemeyer, J., 2013. "Black hole formation in the early Universe", Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 433, 1607
  • Schleicher, D.R.G., Banerjee, R., Sur, S., Arshakian, T. G., Klessen, R.S., Beck, R., Spaans, M., 2010. "Small-scale dynamo action during the formation of the first stars and galaxies", Astronomy and Astrophysics, 522, 115

Scientific activities, awards and honors

  • Principal Investigator in the DFG Priority Program 1573 "The Physics of the Interstellar Medium"
  • Co-developer of the Astrochemistry Package KROME
  • Member of the SKA Working Group "Cosmic Magnetism"
  • Member of the Athena Science Team "High-z AGN & Surveys"