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Biography Dr Elke Roediger leads the galaxy cluster group at the E.A. Milne Centre for Astrophysics at the University of Hull. Her research combines numerical simulations with observations in international collaborations.

Elke joined the University of Hull in September 2015. She studied physics and astrophysics at the Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel (Germany) and the University of Glasgow (Scotland). In 2005, she was awarded a PhD in astrophysics by the Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel. Since then Elke has held positions as a postdoctoral researcher at the Jacobs University Bremen and the Hamburg University Observatory, and as Visiting Scientist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.
Research Interests Clusters of galaxies
Intra-cluster medium
Galaxy evolution
Computational astrophysics
Astrophysical plasma physics
Hydrodynamics and hydrodynamic instabilities
Teaching and Learning Elke teaching experience:
* Third year Galactic and Extragalactic Astrophysics
* Final Year projects coordinator
* First year Physics Labs
* First year Gravitation and Astronomy
* Foundation Physics
* Fourth-Year Capstone - Research Topics in Astrophysics
* Final Year projects

She was Director of Studies for Physics 2019-2022.
Scopus Author ID 22036164400
PhD Supervision Availability No