Norbert Schartel

Astronomer

 

Main Research Fields

My main functional role at ESA is Project Scientist for XMM-Newton. My research focuses on the X-ray emission of AGNs and currently my main interest is on the origin of X-ray weakness in some quasars. I work with data from XMM-Newton.


Keywords

  • X-ray emission of AGNs
  • X-ray weak quasars
  • Relativistically broad iron line around black holes
  • Ionized absorbers

Ongoing collaborations

  • MPE, Garching, Germany
  • ESO, Garching, Germany
  • Instituto de Física de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
  • Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy

Publications

Publications

Project/mission at ESA

XMM-Newton