Interests of public interest

redball Journals:
(a) Coeditor (1997-1999) of Journal of Statistical Physics. Editor-in-chief: J. L. Lebowitz. If you have a good paper, please don't hesitate to submit it to that journal.
(b) APS outstanding referee (selected in the inaugural year 2008)

redball Conferences, seminars, and workshops:
(Co)-Organizer of, a. o.,
(i) a series of seven seminars bringing together theoretical physicists from Germany and scientists from the Landau Institute , in the years 1988 to 1997; alternatingly in Jülich (or Bad Honnef) and in Moscow (or Chernogolowka)
(ii) the workshop 'Computer Simulations', 1988 in Bad Honnef
(iii) the conference 'Middle European Cooperation (MECO) 18', 1991 in Duisburg
(iv) the workshop 'Phase Transitions in Dilute Magnets', 1995 in Bad Honnef
(v) 'Europhysics Conference on Computational Physics 2001' in Aachen, and
(vi) 'DPG-Symposium 2007 on Finite Size Effects at Phase Transitions' in Regensburg.

My coorganizers include: A. Baumgärtner, K. Binder, G. Eilenberger, H.-O. Heuer, F. Hossfeld, W. Janke, W. Kleemann , V.L. Pokrovskii, G. V. Uimin, J. Villain, and J. Zittartz.

(Short) Reports on many of these meetings can be found in Physikalische Blätter (Physik Journal).

redball Local History:
Author of 'Die Müller von Laderholz' (1994);
coauthor of (a) 'Dorfchronik Laderholz' (1996) and (b) 'Dorfchronik Vesbeck' (2000).
Books are available at Niedersächsische Landesbibliothek, Hannover, and Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Frankfurt/Main.