Publications of the AG

Mitteilungen der AG / Annual reports

The AG publishes the Mitteilungen der Astronomischen Gesellschaft (in German) including annual reports of institutions working in the field of astronomy in Germany, German-speaking Switzerland, and Austria, obituaries, reports of the Executive Committee, e.g., on meetings, minutes of the regular meetings of the General Assembly, reports on the development of membership and the Treasurer's reports.
The annual reports can be found here.

The most recent publication is volume 93 of 2010.

All volumes are available from the Secretary for 20€ each plus postage (see Executive Comittee),
they are also written as PDF files via the AG LaTeX macro and can be downloaded here.


Reviews in Modern Astronomy

Since 1988 the AG publishes the Reviews in Modern Astronomy (RMA) featuring the key note and highlight talks given at the Society's meetings as well as presenting the abstracts of talks or posters on scientific research.
They are devoted exclusively to the invited Reviews, the Karl Schwarzschild Lecture, the Ludwig Biermann Award Lecture, and the highlight contributions from leading scientists reporting on recent progress and scientific achievements at their respective institutes.

Volume
Year
Subtitle
Meeting at
26 2014 Waves and particles: Multi-Messengers from the Universe Bamberg
25 2013 The Bright and the Dark Sides of the Universe Tuebingen
24 2012 Surveys & Simulations - the Real and the Virtual Universe Heidelberg
23 2011 Zooming in: The Cosmos at High Resolution Bonn
22
2010
Deciphering the Universe through Spectroscopy Potsdam
2009
Formation and Evolution of Cosmic Structures Vienna (A)
2008
Cosmic Matter Würzburg
2006
The Many Facets of the Universe -
Revelations by New Instruments
Cologne
2005
From Cosmological Structures to the Milky Way Prague (CZ)
2004
The Sun and Planetary Systems - Paradigms for the Universe Freiburg
2003
The Cosmic Circuit of Matter Berlin
2002
JENAM 2001: Astronomy with Large Telescopes
from Ground and Space
Munich
2001
Dynamic Stability and Instabilities in the Universe Bremen
2000
New Astrophysical Horizons Göttingen
1999
Astronomical Instruments and Methods at the Turn
of the 21st Century
Heidelberg
1998
Stars and Galaxies Innsbruck (A)
1997
Gravitation Tübingen
1996
Positions, Motions, and Cosmic Evolution Bonn
8
1995
Cosmic Magnetic Fields Potsdam
7
1994

Bochum
6
1993
Stellar Evolution and Interstellar Matter Jena
5
1992
Variabilities in Stars and Galaxies Bamberg
4
1991

Freiburg
3
1990
Accretion and Winds Berlin
2
1989
Astrophysics with Modern Technology Friedrichshafen (April)



Graz (A)
(September)
1
1988
Cosmic Chemistry Cologne

The table of contents of all Review volumes and complete contributions of volumes 1 to 14 can be obtained from NASA's Astrophysics DataSystem.

The volumes 1-14 (except for 2) can be obtained from the bookstore or the Secretary at a price of 30 € (vol. 1, 3-7) resp. 35€ (vol.8-14) plus postage. Beginning with volume 15, the Reviews are published by Wiley-VCH and only available via bookstore (also see here).


Astronomical Notes & Late Contributions (Posters)
(formerly: AG Abstract Series)

Also since 1988 the AG Abstract Series is published featuring the abstracts of talks or posters on scientific research.

Summaries of contributions to splinter meetings or posters of the International Scientific Meetings are published as Late Contributions in the Supplementary Issues of the Astronomical Notes from 2003 onwards. You can access them on the Wiley InterScience page.
The following Late Contributions are available as PDF files:

Volume
Year
No.
Meeting at
Supplementary Issue
Pages Fig.
2005
7
Cologne
ca.160 ca.90
2004

Prague (CZ)
1
ca.150 ca.100
2003

Berlin (2002)
1
101

Volume 19 of the AG Abstract Series includes the abstracts of contributions to the mini symposia and of the posters presented at the Annual International Meeting 2002 in Berlin. This volume will not be printed. (132 pages)
Volume 18 of the AG Abstract Series (ADS) includes the abstracts of contributions to the mini symposia and of the posters presented at the Joint European and National Meeting JENAM 2001 of the European Astronomical Society and the AG in Munich in 2001. (276 p)
Volume 17 of the AG Abstract Series (ADS) includes the abstracts of contributions to the splinter meetings and of the posters presented at the meeting in Bremen in 2000. (102 p.)
Volume 16 of the AG Abstract Series (ADS) includes the abstracts of contributions presented at the International Spring Meeting in Heidelberg in 2000. (58 p.)
Volume 15 of the AG Abstract Series (ADS) includes the abstracts of contributions to the splinter meetings and of the posters presented at the meeting in Göttingen in 1999. (154 p.)
Volume 14 of the AG Abstract Series includes the abstracts of contributions to the splinter meetings and of the posters presented at the meeting in Heidelberg in 1998. (168 p.)

Vol.18 and earlier volumes (vol.14 is out of print) are available from the Secretary for 5€ plus postage.


Circulars

Society members are informed twice a year on current affairs by a circular (in German).

see Circulars

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