Dr. Marcus Schmidt

Dr. Marcus Schmidt

Advisor / Co. Advisor

Prof. Ismail / Dr. Sauer


Continuum Mechanical Surrogate Models for Atomistic Simulations with Applications to Contact Problems


Aachen Institute for Advanced Study in Computational Engineering Science (AICES)
RWTH Aachen University
Schinkelstrasse 2
52056 Aachen, Germany

Phone: +49 (0)241 80 99 137
Email: schmidt (AT) aices (DOT) rwth-aachen (DOT) de


since July 2011 Post-graduate studies at Aachen Institute for Advanced Study in Computational Engineering Science, RWTH Aachen, Germany

2008 - 2009 Visiting student at the University of Arizona

2005 - 2010 Diploma in Technomathematics (Mathematics in Science and Engineering), Technical University of Munich, Germany

Professional Career

2006 - 2008 Working Student at EADS Astrium GmbH in Ottobrunn, Germany


Schmidt, M.G., Ismail, A.E., Sauer, R.A.: "A continuum mechanical surrogate model for atomic beam structures", Int. J. Multiscale Comput. Engrg. 13(5), pp 413–442 (2015)

Schmidt, M.G., Sauer, R.A., Ismail, A.E.: "Multiscale treatment of mechanical contact problems involving thin polymeric layers", Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 22, 045012 (2014)


14th European Mechanics of Materials Conference
Gothenburg, August 27-29, 2014

11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics
Barcelona, July 20-25, 2014

5th GACM Colloquium on Computational Mechanics
Hamburg, September 30-October 2, 2013

CECAM Multiscale modelling methods for applications in materials science
Jülich, September 16-20, 2013 (Poster)

AC.CES 2013
Aachen, September 9-11, 2013 (Poster)

2012 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit
Boston, November 25-30, 2012