Dr Stephan Rosswog
Professor of Astrophysics
Jacobs University Bremen
Campus Ring 1
D-28759 Bremen, Germany
Tel: +49 421 200-3226
I have moved to Stockholm, my new website can be found at:
Primary Research Interests
Astrophysics at Jacobs University is part of the Earth and Space Science program
Picture of the astrophysics group at Jacobs University
The book is well constructed and develops derivations and explanations that are
presented in logical sequences of thought with an ease characteristic of few books
of its kind ... This is an excellent choice for the bookshelves of current and aspiring
astrophysicists ... Summing Up: Highly recommended."
Choice Reviews Online
be required reading for anyone working in high-energy astrophysics. The style and
layout are clear and all for a reasonable price. Highly recommended."
relativity, gas and radiation processes, neutron stars, X-ray binaries, supernovae,
active galactic nuclei, even gamma-ray bursts are covered in detail in an extra-chapter.
...The text is written in a very coherent way, physics equations are explicitely derived,
physics students will appreciate that. ...a pedagogically well-thought-out text book. It
is highly recommended to all physics students that want to engage in high-energy
Sterne und Weltraum, the original review (in German) can be found here