Dr. Rudolf Dvorak

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    University of Vienna

    Curator and author

    ATTENTION NEEDS TO BE UPDATED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Curriculum Vitae

    date of birth     February 26th 1946
    place of birth Freistadt (Upper Austria)
    1966 - 1974       University in Vienna: mathematics, physics,
    philosophy, astronomy
    1972 April     Ph.D. (Astronomy)
    1972/1973        Center for Nuclear studies, Seibersdorf, Austria
    1973-1984         postdoctoral position at the University in Graz, Austria
    1974/1975         Bureau des Longitudes, Paris
    1977              venia docendi at the University in Graz
    1989 Sep./Oct.: Guest professor at the University of Florida, Gainesville
    1990-1995 :       Vice-director of the Institute of Astronomy, Vienna
    since 1994:       Head of the Astro Dynamics Group (ADG)
    1994 Sep./Oct.: Guest professor at the University of Nanjing, China
    1995/1996:        Guest professor at the University of Florida, Gainesville
    1997 Feb.:        Bureau des Longitudes, Paris
    2000 Sep./Oct.: DANOF, Observatoire de Paris
    2001 Oct./Nov.: IMCCE, Observatoire de Paris
    2003 September: Scientific director 3rd Helmholtzschool: Chaos and Stability in
    Planetary Systems (POTSDAM)
    since 2007 CoI of the Eurpean satellite project CoRoT
    since 2007: Vice chairman of the Institute of Astronomy, Vienna
    since 2008 Member of the EPRAT commitee, an advisery team for an
    exoplanet roadmap of ESA
    since 2010, Doctoral school at the University of Vienna, From Asteroids
    to Impacts
    Scientific Memberships and Activities

      International Astronomical Union (IAU)
      SOC of IAU commission 7 (Celestial Mechanics) (1991-2003)
      Associate editor of Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy 

    Organizer of  international colloquia
    7 international Alexander von Humboldt Colloquia for Celestial Mechanics 
       (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2015, 2018 Austria)
    Perturbation Theory and Chaos in Nonlinear Dynamics 
       with Emphasis to Celestial Mechanics (1995, Universidade da Madeira)
    Modern Astrometry and Astrodynamics (1998, University of Vienna)

    4 Austrian-Hungarian Workshops on Trojans and related Topics (1999, 2000, 2002, 2005, Vienna and Budapest

           European and Austrian Scientific Projects
    Human Capital and Mobility (1993-1995)
    FWF (Austrian Science Foundation) several projects during the 
         last 15 years
    Amade programme (Nice)
    Sokrates: exchange of professors (Thessaloniki)

    selection of recent publications, out of ca 250


    Eggl, S.; Dvorak, R. 2010, An Introduction to Common Numerical
     Integration Codes Used in Dynamical Astronomy, in Dynamics of Small 

    Solar System Bodies and Exoplanets by J. Souchay and R. Dvorak (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Physics Vol. 790 Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, pp.431-480

    Dvorak, R.; Schneider, J.; Eybl, V., 2010, On the variation of orbital
     inclination of planets in the CoRoT-7 extrasolar planetary system, eprint
    Dvorak, R.; Bazso, Á.; Zhou, L.-Y., Where are the Uranus Trojans?,
     Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy,  Publication Date: 03/2010
    Zhou, Li-Yong; Dvorak, Rudolf; Sun, Yi-Sui, 2009,The dynamics of
           Neptune Trojan - I. The inclined orbits, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 398, Issue 3, pp. 1217-1227
    Dvorak, R. 2008,  

    Extrasolar planets-A challenge for Astronomy, in Proceedings of ``Let's Face Chaos Through Nonlinear Dynamics 7th International Summer School and Conference. AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 1076, pp. 43-52 (2008)

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