Bauer, Siegfried Josef
Bauer, Siegfried Josef, b. Klagenfurt (Carinthia), Sept. 13, 1930, geophysicist. 1953-1960 researcher at the U. S. Army Signal Research and Development Laboratories; 1961-1981 researcher at NASA´s Goddard Space Flight Center, from 1975 Associate Director of Sciences there. From 1981 Chairman of the Department of Geophysics and Meteorology at the University of Graz; 1998 emeritus professor. Awarded the Austrian Decoration for Science and Art in 1996.
Publications: Physics of Planetary Ionospheres, 1973; Theoretical Problems in Space and Fusion Plasmas, 1991 (co-editor).