Dr. Wolfram Schmidt

University of Göttingen
Institute of Astrophysics
Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1
37077 Göttingen

Phone:  +49 (0)551 39-5049
Email:    schmidt (at) astro.physik.uni-goettingen.de

Selected publications

Peer-reviewed publications / book publications:

  • Schmidt, W., Federrath, C., 2011: "A fluid-dynamical subgrid model for highly compressible astrophysical turbulence", Astronomy and Astrophysics 528, A106
  • Maier, A., Iapichino, L., Schmidt, W., Niemeyer, J.C., 2009: "Adaptively Refined Large Eddy Simulations of a Galaxy Cluster: Turbulence Modeling and the Physics of the Intra-Cluster Medium", Astrophysical Journal 707, 40-54
  • Schmidt, W., Federrath, C., Hupp, M., Kern, S., Niemeyer, J.C., 2009: "Numerical simulations of compressively driven interstellar turbulence: I. Isothermal gas", Astronomy and Astrophysics 494, 127-145
  • Schmidt, W., Federrath, C., Klessen, R., 2008: "Is the Scaling of Supersonic Turbulence Universal?", Physical Review Letters 101, 194-505
  • Schmidt, W., Niemeyer, J.C., Hillebrandt, W., Röpke, F. K., 2006: "A localised subgrid scale model for fluid dynamical simulations in astrophysics: II. Application to thermonuclear supernovae", Astronomy and Astrophysics 450, 283-294

Scientific activities, awards and honors

  • Wilhelm Macke scholarship from the Johannes Kepler University Linz for graduate studies at Cardiff University