Kostas Kokkotas (Prof. Dr.)

 

Personal Data


1981 BSc in Mathematics (Thessaloniki, GR)

1985 MSc in Applied Mathematics & Astronomy (Cardiff, UK)

1988 PhD in Physics (Thessaloniki, GR)

1990 Department of Physics, University of Thessaloniki, GR

2007 Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Tübingen, DE

2010 School of Physics, Georgia Inst. Tech., USA - Adjunct Prof.

2016 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - Honorary Professor

Contact Address


THEORETICAL ASTROPHYSICS  (TAT)

IAAT

Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen

Auf der Morgenstelle 10

72076 Tuebingen

Germany


Tel:  +49-7071-29-77685

Fax: +49-7071-29-5889


kostas.kokkotas_at_uni-tuebingen.de


Secretary : Fr. Heike Fricke

Tel: +49-(0)7071-29-75468

Teaching


Winter Semester 2019 - 20

  1. 1.Introduction to General Relativity

  2. 2.Numerical Methods in Physics & Astrophysics


Summer Semester 2019 - 20

  1. 3.Relativistic Astrophysics & Experimental Gravitation

  2. 4. Classical Field Theory


Student hours:

Tuesday:       13:00 -- 14:00

Wednesday:  13:00 -- 14:00


Past Semesters


  1. 5.Lectures on Experimental Gravitation

  2. 6.Relativistic Astrophysics

  3. 7.Black Hole Astrophysics

Research Interests
My research is related to the study of gravitational waves sources. 

My speciality is the study of dynamics and stability of neutron stars and black holes