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Reimar Lüst
Born (1923-03-25)25 March 1923
Died 31 March 2020(2020-03-31) (aged 97)
Nationality German
Alma mater Frankfurt/Main, University of Göttingen, University of Chicago, Princeton
Known for Director General of the ESA
Scientific career
Fields Physics

Reimar Lüst (25 March 1923 – 31 March 2020) was a German astrophysicist. He was the president of the German Max Planck Society from 1972 to 1984 and the director general of the European Space Agency (ESA) from 1984 until 1990. Lüst was a professor at New York, MIT and Caltech before he became the director general of the ESA.

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