Department of Aerospace Engineering
Currently the main area for my activities as Center of Knowledge.
At the student's organisation for Aerospace Engineering at the University of
Stuttgart (FLURUS) I'm updating the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and
providing help and advice for people interested in our studies (who could
During my studies I did an six-month internship from October 1999 until March
2000 at AMECO Beijing, PR China. AMECO Beijing, the Aircraft and Maintenance
Corporation located at the Capital Airport of Beijing, is a joint venture between
Lufthansa Technik and Air China.
The Sinicum at the Language Institute of Nordrhein-Westfalen probably offers
the best Chinese Language courses in Germany.
The China Club offers a lot of information and hints for travelling in China.
Especially the forum is frequently used to discuss problems and questions
about country and language.
German Embassy Peking
The German Embassy in Beijing is the prime adress for solving problems during your
stay in the People's Republic.
Destination Shanghai and
Excerpts of some chapters taken from the highly recommended traveller's guide
Lonely Planet are available on-line, too.
China Radio International. You can listen to this famous Chinese radio station
via the CRI web-radio. There you will also find the little language course
»Learn to speak Chinese sentence by sentence«
The NJStar Communicator is an essential tool for displaying Chinese,
Japanese and Korean sites and documents correctly and for writing Far East
characters in unicode, GB-code or Big5. The shareware version can easily be
downloaded from the NJStar Homepage.
Chinese Language Web
Chinese Characters Dictionary Web
These two extensive on-line resources permit comfortable character lookup using
various methods. They support GIF image based character display and can therefore
be used without special software tools.
Leisure activities /
Friends and Kollegas
Following the slogan »mens sana in corpore sano«, a healthy
mind in a healthy body, even a Center of Knowledge has to do something for
his physical fitness, of course.
The Bavarian Basketball Association (BBV) publishs the recent results, tables
and statistics of our team SG Oerlenbach / Ebenhausen.
I'm learning Tai Ji Quan since October 2000 at Yuan Hong Li's Tai Chi and Qi Gong
For times with no sparring-partner available a virtual fight is good for
Or you take a virtual beer at the Spatzennest in Werneck.
Astronomy working group at the
Walther Rathenau grammer school, Schweinfurt
To be able to participate – along with other celebrities of
science – in a special research project recently established by
the Space Agency for Exploration of Extraterrestrial Alcohol Resources,
most of the following mentioned friends and kollegas had to go through the
hard élite forge of the Astronomy working group just like me.
The persons concerned with the project in detail:
Matthias Maar, responsible for all the divine IT solutions,
Thomas Siedler, responsible for all the devilish IT solutions as well as
for picture remakes in ToMniColor,
Matthias Mauder ,
responsible for terrain analysis, soil sampling and biosphere redesign,
Patrick Heinrich ,
Lieutenant P, Security, responsible for fine tuning, as well as
Stefan Glück ,
Dipl.-Phys., responsible for all natural and supernatural phenomenons.
All persons concerned with the successfully concluded major project
»A-levels 1996 at the Walther Rathenau grammer school in
Schweinfurt« are discribed at the above location.
Martin Graf, my internship-kollega during my stay in China and at least
as much an addict to China as I am.
The following sites have turned out to be helpful and/or interesting:
informs about the world's best acrobat and circus squad, their
current program and the tour dates of the Great Chinese State Circus.
the LEO English/German Dictionary.
An extensive database of flight-accidents supporting queries sorted by
aircraft type, airline and accident year. Certainly interesting for choosing
the right airline for your next holiday flight.
After entering your location you get the visibility data of the International
Space Station ISS, of many other satellites and astronomical events as well.
the Internet Movie Database permits comprehensive investigations in
the field of movies and actors/actresses.
SELFHTML, the HTML documentation of Stefan Münz, which has become the
standard reference for German website developers meanwhile.
The golden rules for bad HTML
I put much effort into obeying these rules while designing the Homebase.
This Homebase has completely been created with HTML Editor Phase 5 by Ulli Meybohm
and Hans-Dieter Berretz.