Research in the Computational Astrophysics Group (CAST) at the University Observatory Munich ranges from the theoretical investigation of star formation up to cosmological scales. Our main topics of research and some recent results are summarized here. Please move your mouse over the thumbnails listed below for a short summary and click on them for more information.


warped disk molecular cloud formation magnetic field structure in disk galaxy
Galaxy Merger PGN projects Simulated galaxy cluster
Cosmic Magnetism cosmic web Ionizing Radiation






Members of our group are affiliated with:

MPE Logo PGN Logo USM Logo Excellence Cluster Logo
IMPRS Munich Logo DFG Priority Program 1177 DFG Priority Program 1573 Magnetisation of Interstellar and Intergalactic Media