Welcome to the Sections Astronomy and High Energy Astrophysics

Institute Building

On this website we will inform about our research in the areas of UV and Optical AstronomySpace-based Astronomy and X-Ray, Gamma and High Energy Astrophysics, which is strongly correlated with the development and building of instruments for ground- and space-based observatories.


Further you will find information about our course offerings for students and trial courses for pupils.


Newly discovered supernova remnants only reveal themselves at the highest gamma-ray energies

Astrophysicists of the University of Tübingen publish new results on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Gamma Telescope System in Namibia that is operated by the H.E.S.S. collaboration.