The Wendelstein Observatory or the University Observatory Munich is located on the peak of the 1845 m (6020 ft.) high Wendelstein Mountain in the Bavarian Alps.

Central Facilities

Dean's Office

Dean of the Faculty of Physics:
Prof. Dr. Ralf Bender
Merita Shabanaj

Further information can be found here.

Dr. Sigmund Stintzing (beurlaubt)
Cornelia Reichelt

Administration Office

Manager: Cornelia Reichelt
Secretary: Andrea Novotny

You'll find important information and topics concerning the administration like reimbursement of travel costs or how to pay a bill here (password protected).


  • Mechanical Workshop Innercity Campus
  • Mechanical Workshop Garching
  • Electronical Workshop Garching



Lecture Preparation and Practical Training

Fachbibliothek Physik (physics technical library)

The Fachbibliothek Physik (physics technical library) consists of a large library with smaller sub-libraries at various Faculty of Physics sites. The physics library is part of the decentralized structure of libraries at LMU Munich with its central university library.

Physics Main Library (with Meteorology Sub-Library)

Astronomy and Astrophysics Sub-Library

BioMolecular Optics Sub-Library

Nuclear and Particle Physics Sub-Library

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