Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Montenbruck

Raumflugbetrieb, DLR

Tel: +49 8153 / 28 - 11 95

E-Mail: oliver.montenbruck@dlr.de

Homepage: http://www.weblab.dlr.de/rbrt/People/Montenbruck.html

CURRENT POSITION

Scientist at the German Space Operations Center (GSOC) of the German Aerospace Center (DLR e.V.) in Oberpfaffenhofen

FIELD OF WORK

  • Spaceborne GNSS Receiver Technology
  • Real-Time Navigation
  • Autonomous Formation Flying Precise
  • Orbit Determination

BIOGRAPHY

Scientific Education:

  • 1981-1987 Study of physics at the Technische Universität and Ludwig-Maximilian Universität, Munich
  • 1991 Doctorate thesis on the application of Taylor series integration for satellite orbit determination
  • 2006 Habilitation Fachgebiet "Raumflugführung" at TU München (2006)

Positions held:

  • 1983-1985 Lecturer for applied astronomy at Munich Public Highschool
  • Since 1987 Scientist at the German Space Operations Center (GSOC) of the German Aerospace Center (DLR e.V.) in Oberpfaffenhofen
  • 1994-1998 Head Orbital Mechanics Group, Section Space Flight Dynamics,
  • Since 1999 Head GPS Technology & Navigation Group, Sect. Space Flight Techn.
  • Visiting Scientist, Univ. of Texas, Center of Space Research Visiting Scientist, Univ. of Texas, Center of Space Research (11/2001-4/2002), ESA/ESTEC (5-7/2003), CODE, Astronomical Institute Univ. Bern (8-11/2006)
  • Since 2004 Guest lecturer at Chair of Aerospace, Technical University of Munich
  • Since 1994 Program committee member of the International Symposium on Space Flight Dynamics and the NAVITECH conference (since 2001)
  • Since 2006 Associate editor of GPS Solutions journal

COURSES