Empowering Women in Optimization: Highly Successful Conference at FAU

The conference „Women in Optimization 2024“ at Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) was held from April 10 – 12th, 2024, as the fifth meeting in this series. More than 60 female researchers from both industry and academia, doctoral candidates, and Read more

Ruth Moufang Doctoral Prize 2023 awarded to Dr. Nora Philippi

We are pleased to congratulate Dr. Nora Philippi for being awarded the Ruth Moufang Doctoral Prize 2023 by the Department of Mathematics at TU Darmstadt!

This prize honors her outstanding thesis on ‘Asymptotic Analysis and Numerical Approximation of some Read more

Jan Giesselmann is co-orgamizer of a Minisymposium at GAMM 2024

Jan Giesselmann (C05), Julia Kowalski (RWTH Aachen) and Manuel Torrilhon (RWTH Aachen) organize a mini-symposium entitled ‚Hierarchical Modelling in Computational Engineering‘ at the GAMM annual meeting 2024.


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Talk at Nanzan University in Nagoya, Japan by Michael Schuster


Title: Gas Network Modelling and Optimal Locations for Control under Uncertainty 

Friday, 8 March 2024 at Nanzan University in Nagoya, Japan.


Talk at SIAM Conference on Uncertainty Quantification in Trieste, Italy by Caroline Geiersbach

Title: Numerical Solution of An Optimal Control Problem with Probabilistic or Almost Sure State Constraints

SIAM Conference on Uncertainty Quantification (27 February – 1 March 2024)

Talk at MFO Oberwolfach by Jan Giesselmann

Jan Giesselmann (C05) has participated in the workshop   2409:Hyperbolic Balance Laws: Interplay between Scales and Randomness (25 Feb – 1 Mar 2024) at Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach and has given a talk about:

A posteriori error estimates for finite volume Read more

Award-winning doctoral presentations at 16. Elgersburg Workshop in Ilmenau by Attila Karsai

Attila Karsai gave a talk about ‚Structure preserving time discretization of port-Hamiltonian systems‘ at the 16. Elgerburg Workshop in Ilmenau and won a prize for the best doctoral presentation.

26-29 February 2024 in Ilmenau