The Dynamics Group at the Max-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics is led by Ortwin Gerhard and was established in 2005 when he moved to MPE.
focused on the dynamics, dark matter, and evolution of
galaxies, galactic nuclei, and galaxy clusters. Many of our
projects involve interpretation of observational results and are
carried out in collaboration with observational groups at MPE and
information about members of the group, current projects,
publications, and results of previous research see the subsequent pages.