Davor Krajnović's CV and Publications

The most astronomical picture of me (some time ago...)
Photo credits: Taco van der Eb


2016 – Tenure-track at the Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP), Potsdam, Germany
2012 – 2015 Post-doctoral researcher at the Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP), Potsdam, Germany
2009 – 2012 Fellow at the European Southern Observatory, Garching, Germany
2007 – 2009 Extraordinary Junior Research Fellow at Queen's College, Oxford, UK
2004 – 2009 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK


2000   2004 Ph.D. in Astronomy, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
Thesis title: "On the nature of early-type galaxies"
Supervisors: Prof. P.T. de Zeeuw, Dr. Walter Jaffe
1994 – 1999 Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Diploma thesis: 'Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays and Greisen-Zatsepin-Kuzim Cutoff"
Supervisor: Dr. Mladen Martinis, Institute Rudjer Bošković, Zabreb, Croatia

Publications (Astronomy)

All publications from ADS

Refereed publications from ADS

Non refereed publications from ADS

Preprints in arXive

Publications (Popular Astronomy)

"The contrivance of Neptune", D. Krajnović, Astronomy & Geophysics, Vol. 57, Issue 5, 2016

"A Jesuit Anglophile: father Rogerius Boscovich and his British vacation", D. Krajnović, Astronomy & Geophysics, Vol. 52, Issue 6, 2011

"Viewing galaxies in 3D", 2011, Physics World, Vol 24, No 11

"SAURON - het oog dat alles ziet", A-M. Weijmans, D. Krajnović, Zenit, September 2005, Utrecht, The Netherlands

"SAURON oko koje vidi sve", D. Krajnović, Čovjek i svemir, Godina XLIV, Br. 2, 2002, Zagreb

"La Palma, zvjezdarnice iznad oblaka", D. Krajnović, Čovjek i svemir, Godina XLIV, Br. 2, 2002, Zagreb

"Interview with Prof. James Gunn", D. Krajnović. Recorded on 11.06.2002 at the Leiden Observatory while Prof. Gunn was visiting as the Oort Professor (published only on this pages)

Publications (History of Science)

"Understand assumptions and know uncertainties: Boscovich and the motion of the Earth" presented at the Conference for the tercentenary of the birth R.G. Boscovich, Pavia, Italy, Sept. 2011

"Leksikon Rudjera Boškovića", Leksikografski Zavod Miroslav Krleža, Zagreb, 2011
Contribution: 11 (8 as first author) articles about various astronomical aspects related to the work of 18th century Jesuit scientist Rudjer Bošković

Publications (Other)

"Slava Gordog Albiona", D. Krajnović, More, Godina X, br. 127, 2005, Zagreb

"Jednorog", D. Krajnović, Plima (13-1997), Zagreb

Last modified: 15 Jan 2017