Dr. Alaskar Alizada

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Fries / Prof. Behr

Dissertation:

The EXtended Finite Element Method (XFEM) with Adaptive Mesh Refinement for Fracture Mechanics

 

Dr. Mathieu Bachmann

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Müller / Prof. Ballmann

Dissertation:

Dynamics of Cavitation Bubbles in Compressible Two-Phase Fluid Flow

Dipl.-Ing. Paul Bandi

Advisor:

Prof. Modigell

Thesis:

Stofftransport im Rieselfilm

Dr. Daniel Becker

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Wolf / Prof. Bischof

Dissertation:

Timestamp Synchronization of Concurrent Events

New affiliation:

Siemens AG

Dr. Franz Jakob Beggel

Advisor:

Prof. Modigell

Dissertation:

Modeling and Design of a Membrane Contactor Process for CO2 Separation

Prof. Dr. Mehdi Behbahani

Advisor:

Prof. Behr 

Dissertation:

Modeling and Simulation of Shear-Dependent Platelet Reactions in Blood Vessels and Blood-Contacing Medical Devices

New affiliation:

FH Aachen

Dipl.-Math. Jens Berger

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Reusken

Thesis:

Modeling and Numerical Simulation of Droplet Collision and Coalescence

Dr. Evangelos Bertakis

Advisor:

Prof. Pfennig

Dissertation:

Interfaces in Fluid Dynamic Simulations of Single Droplets in Liquid Liquid Systems

Dr. Maarten Blommaert

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Gauger / Prof. May / Prof. Frank / Prof. Reiter

Dissertation:

Automated Magnetic Divertor Design for Optimal Power Exhaust

New affiliation:

KU Leuven

Prof. Dr. David Bommes

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Kobbelt / Prof. Alliez

Dissertation:

Quadrilateral Surface Mesh Generation for Animation and Simulation

New affiliation:

AICES

Dr. Eric Borrmann

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Schüttrumpf

Dissertation:

Moving Boundary Finite Element Fluid Flow Simulation Methods for Marine Propulsion Systems

New affiliation:

Patent Law Firm Borrmann

Dipl.-Math., Dipl.-Phys. Kolja Brix

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Dahmen / Prof. Marquardt

Thesis:

Multilevel Preconditioners for Discontinuous Galerkin Methods

Dr. Bae Hong Chen

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Ballmann

Dissertation:

Numerical Analysis of the Influence of a Winglet Actuated Control Surface by Means of Direct and Reduced Order Model simulation

New affiliation:

ANSYS Germany GmbH

Zahrasadat (Azar) Dastouri, M.Sc.

Advisor:

Prof. Naumann

Thesis:

Operator-Overloading Algorithmic Differentiation Tools Application to ACE+ Solver

New affiliation:

STCE

Dr. Stefanie Elgeti

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Michaeli

Dissertation:

Free-Surface Flows in Shape Optimization of Extrusion Dies

New affiliation:

CATS

Dr. Patrick Esser

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Reusken / Prof. Behr

Dissertation:

Parallel Higher Order Methods for Solving Twophase Flows

New affiliation:

MAGMA Gießereitechnologie GmbH

Dr. Michael Förster

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Naumann / Prof. Bischof 

Dissertation:

Algorithmic Differentiation of Pragma Defined Parallel Regions: Differentiating Computer Programs Containing OpenMP

New affiliation:

Silexica

Dr. Oliver Christian Fortmeier

Advisor:

Prof. Bücker 

Dissertation:

Parallel Re-Initialization of Level Set Functions and Load Balancing for Two-Phase Flow Simulations

New affiliation:

Bayer Business Services

Dr. Sarah Frauholz

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Müller / Dr. Reinartz

Dissertation:

Advanced Numerical Investigations of Hypersonic Scramjet Intake Flows

New affiliation:

Huf Hülsbeck & Fürst GmbH & Co. KG

Dr. Jörn Thies Frings

Advisor:

Prof. Noelle

Dissertation:

An Adaptive Multilayer Model for Density Layered Shallow Water Flows

New affiliation:

ProCom GmbH

Dr. Michael Gauding

Advisor:

Prof. Peters

Dissertation:

Statistics and Scaling Laws of Turbulent Scalar Mixing at High Reynolds Numbers

 

Dipl.-Ing. Jakub Gebicki

Advisor:

Prof. Modigell

Thesis:

Biosolar Hydrogen Production

Dipl.-Ing. Volker Gego

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Leitner / Dr. Greiner

Thesis:

Multiphase Catalysis, Catalyst Immobilisation, Organometallic Catalysis in Supercritical Fluids, Reaction Engineering for Continuous Catalytical Processes

Dipl.-Inform. Boris Gendler

Advisor:

Prof. Naumann

Thesis:

Activity Analysis in Automatic Differentiation

New affiliation:

Generali Deutschland AG

Dr. Khaldoon Ghanem

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Koch / Prof. Weßel

Dissertation:

Stochastic Analytic Continuation: A Bayesian Approach

New affiliation:

Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research

Dr. Tobias Ginsberg

Advisor:

Prof. Modigell 

Dissertation:

Dynamic Modelling of Rotary Kilns

Dr. Thomas Gotzen

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Dahmen / Prof. Müller

Dissertation:

Numerical Investigation of Film and Transpiration Cooling

New affiliation:

AVL Schrick GmbH

Dipl.-Math. Jörg Grande

Advisor:

Prof. Reusken

Thesis:

Non-Stationary Incompressible Two-phase Flow Problems with Surfactant Transport - Analysis and Implementation of Numerical Methods

Dr. Sven Groß

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Reusken / Prof. Marquardt 

Dissertation:

Numerical Methods for Three-Dimensional Incompressible Two-Phase Flow Problems

New affiliation:

IGPM

Dr. Vinay Kumar Gupta

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Torrilhon / Prof. Struchtrup

Dissertation:

Mathematical Modeling of Rarefied Gas-Mixtures

New affiliation:

SRM University

Dr. Stefanie Günther

Advisor:

Prof. Gauger

Dissertation:

Simultaneous Optimization with Unsteady Partial Differential Equations

New affiliation:

TU Kaiserslautern

Dr. Martin Habbecke

Advisor:

Prof. Kobbelt

Dissertation:

Interactive Image-Based 3D Reconstruction Techniques for Application Scenarios at Different Scales

New affiliation:

Google

Dr. Ralf Hannemann-Tamás

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Prof. Naumann

Dissertation:

Adjoint Sensitivity Analysis for Optimal Control of Non-Smooth Differential Algebraic Equations

New affiliation:

AVT

Dr. Daniel Hartmann

Advisor:

Prof. Schröder

Dissertation:

A Level-Set Based Method for Premixed Combustion in Compressible Flow

New affiliation:

Bayer AG

Dr. Arndt Hartwich

Advisor:

Prof. Marquardt

Dissertation:

Adaptive Numerical Methods for Dynamic Real-Time Optimization of Chemical Processes

Dr. Yi Heng

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Prof. Reusken

Dissertation:

Mathematical Formulation and Efficient Solution of 3D Inverse Heat Transfer Problems in Pool Boiling

New affiliation:

Sun Yat-Sen University

Dipl.-Ing. Antoine B. Jacquey

Advisor / Co-Advisor:

Prof. Scheck-Wenderoth / Prof. Wellmann

Thesis:

Fluid-rock interactions within fault domains

New affiliation:

GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Dr. Matthias Johannink

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Prof. Wessling

Dissertation:

Model-Based and Experimental Analysis of Transient Electrodialysis Processes

New affiliation:

The Linde Group

Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Kalkert

Advisor:

Prof. Modigell

Thesis:

Erstellung eines dynamischen Drerohrofenmodells unter Einbeziehung der Produktqualität

New affiliation:

KIMA Echtzeitsysteme GmbH

Dr. Maka Karalashvili

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Prof. Reusken

Dissertation:

Incremental Identification of Transport Phenomena in Laminar Wavy Film Flows

New affiliation:

BMW Group

Nimet Kerimoglu, M.Sc.

Advisor:

Prof. Marquardt

Thesis:

Data-Driven Estimation of Complex Reaction Kinetics

New affiliation:

Clariant Produkte Deutschland GmbH

Dipl.-Phys. Philipp Knechtges

Advisor / Co-advisor:

PD Dr. Elgeti / Prof. Reusken / Prof. Behr

Thesis:

Computation of Die Swell Behind a Complex Profile Extrusion Die Using a Stabilized Finite Element Method for Various Thermoplastic PolymersDi

 

Dr. Ernesto Kriesten

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Prof. Bonvin

Dissertation:

Model Based Spectroscopic Analysis of Diffusion in Liquid Multicomponent Mixtures

New affiliation:

Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA

Dr. Kai Krycki

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Frank / Prof. Turpault

Dissertation:

Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Methods for Non-Classical Transport in Correlated Media

New affiliation:

AiNT GmbH

Dr. Kerstin Küpper

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Frank / Prof. Herty / Prof. Hauck

Dissertation:

Models, numerical methods, and uncertainty quantification for radiation therapy

 

Tobias Kyrion, M.Sc.

Advisor:

Prof. Frank

Thesis:

Stabilization of Mie inversions

Dr. Philipp Lamby

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Dahmen / Prof. Ballmann

Dissertation:

Parametric Multi-block Grid Generation and Application to Adaptive Flow Simulations

Dr. Christoph Lehrenfeld

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Reusken / Prof. Behr / Prof. Schöberl

Dissertation:

On a Space-Time Extended Finite Element Method for the Solution of a Class of Two-Phase Mass Transport Problems

New affiliation:

University of Göttingen

 

Dr. Alexander Lojewski

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Bothe / Prof. Marquardt 

Dissertation:

Computational Analysis of Reactive Mixing in T-Microreactors

Dr. Johannes Lotz

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Naumann / Prof. Gauger

Dissertation:

Hybrid Approaches to Adjoint Code Generation with dco/c++

New affiliation:

STCE

Dr. Michael Lülfesmann

Advisor:

Prof. Bücker

Dissertation:

Full and Partial Jacobian Computation via Graph Coloring : Algorithms and Applications

New affiliation:

Talanx Systeme AG

 

Francesco Daniel Maldonado-Parra

Advisor:

Prof. Marquardt

Thesis:

Modelling of Microgel Synthesis

Dipl.-Inform. Silvia Sorana Melian-Flamand

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Müller / Prof. Dahmen

Thesis:

Parallel, Adaptive Schemes for Fluid Structure - Interaction

Dr. Claas Michalik

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Prof. Wiechert 

Dissertation:

Model-Based Experimental Analysis for Robust Identification of Complex Reaction Kinetics

New affiliation:

Bayer AG

Dr. Diego A. Muñoz Durango

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Dr. Mönnigmann

Dissertation:

Robust Design of Constrained Dynamical Systems

Dr. Tran Quang Tue Nguyen

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Dr. Reinartz / Prof. Behr

Dissertation:

Numerical Investigations of Relaminarization in Scramjet Flows

Dr. Mike Nicolai

Advisor:

Prof. Behr

Dissertation:

Shape Optimization for Fluids Using T-Splines for Shape Representation and Stabilized Finite Elements for the Fluid Flow Simulations

New affiliation:

Siemens AG

Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Philipp Nikoleizig

Advisor:

Prof. Hopmann

Thesis:

Invertierte thermische Spritzgießwerkzeugauslegung unter Berücksichtigung des lokalen Kühlbedarfs

Dipl.-Ing. Alp Emre Öngüt

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr

Thesis:

Aeroleastic Simulation of Large Horizontal Axis Wind Turibines

New affiliation:

Siemens AG

Dr. Dimitrios Papadopoulos

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Herty

Dissertation:

Quantification of Concentration Measurements in Multicomponent Systems Through Inverse Problem Solutions

New affiliation:

Delta Pi Systems

Dr. Lutz Pauli

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Steinseifer

Dissertation:

Stabilized Finite Element Methods for Computational Design of Blood-Handling Devices

New affiliation:

CATS

Dr. Monika Petera

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Bischof / Prof. Marquardt 

Dissertation:

Automatic Differentiation of the CapeML High-Level Language for Process Engineering

Dipl.-Ing. Hans Pirnay

Advisor:

Prof. Marquardt

Thesis:

Incremental Identification of Mass Transport Models in Liquid Falling Films

Dipl.-Math. Christian Plesken

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Dahmen / Prof. Marquardt

Thesis:

Reduced Basis Methods for Parametric Transport Equations

Dr. Bernhard Pollul

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Reusken / Prof. Behr

Dissertation:

Iterative Solvers in Implicit Time Integration for Compressible Flows

New affiliation:

Vaillant Group

Dr. Markus Probst

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Noelle 

Dissertation:

Robust Shape Optimization for Incompressible Flow of Shear Thinning Fluids : [Application to Hemolysis Reduction in Medical Devices and to Design of Profile Extrusion Dies]

New affiliation:

KISTERS AG

Dr. Arno Rasch

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Bischof / Prof. Speckenmeyer 

Dissertation:

Efficient Computation of Derivatives for Optimal Experimental Design

New affiliation:

vtmw AG

Dipl.-Ing. Lars Reimer

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Ballmann

Thesis:

Numerical Methods for Aero-Structural-Dynamics Analysis of Aircraft

Dr. Jaber Rezaei Mianroodi

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Svendsen / Prof. Hartmaier / Prof. Conradt

Dissertation:

Dislocation Modeling in Face-Centered Cubic Metals : From Atomistics to Continuum

New affiliation:

Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH

Dr. Pascal Richter

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Frank / Prof. Müller

Dissertation:

Simulation and Optimization of Solar Thermal Power Plants

New affiliation:

IGPM

 

Dr. Reinout Romijn

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Marquardt / Prof. Grepl

Dissertation:

Empirical Model Reduction of Differential-Algebraic Equation Systems

New affiliation:

LANXESS

Niloofar Safiran, M.Sc.

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Naumann

Thesis:

Adjoint Numerical Libraries

 

New affiliation:

STCE

Dr. Henning Sauerland

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Fries

Dissertation:

An XFEM Based Sharp Interface Approach for Two-Phase and Free Surface Flows

New affiliation:

Hitachi Europe GmbH

Dr. Michel Schanen

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Naumann / Prof. Bücker

Dissertation:

Semantics Driven Adjoints of the Message Passing Interface

New affiliation:

Argonne National Laboratory

Dr. Roman Pascal Schärer

Advisor:

Prof. Torrilhon

Dissertation:

Entropy-Based Moment Closures for Rarefied Gases and Plasmas

New affiliation:

Leica Geosystems AG

Dipl.-Math. Birte Schmidtmann

Advisor:

Prof. Torrilhon

Thesis:

On Third Order Limitier Functions for Finite Volume Methods

Arindam Sen, M.Sc.

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Naumann

Thesis:

Operator Overloading Algorithmic Differentiation Tools, Application to OpenFOAM

New affiliation:

STCE

Dr. Marcus Soemers

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Reusken / Prof. Marquardt

Dissertation:

Numerical Methods for the Solution of a Three-Dimensional Anisotropic Inverse Heat Conduction Problem

New affiliation:

AixCAPE e.V.

Dr. Gero Schieffer

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Ballmann 

Dissertation:

Aerodynamic and Numerical Flow Modeling of Elastic High Lift Configurations

Dr. Eva Schlauch

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Briesen

Dissertation:

Finite Element Simulations of Colloidal Aggregates in Stokes Flow

New affiliation:

Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy

Muhammad Umer, M.Sc.

Advisor:

Prof. Leonhard

Thesis:

Determination of PC-SAFT Equation of State Parameters of Associating Compounds from Ab Initio Calculations

New affiliation:

LTT

Dr. Ebadollah Varnik

Advisor:

Prof. Naumann

Dissertation:

Exploitation of Structural Sparsity in Algorithmic Differentiation

New affiliation:

Robert Bosch Car Multimedia GmbH

Dr. Andre Vehreschild

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Bischof / Prof. Lichter

Dissertation:

Automatic Differentiation for MATLAB

New affiliation:

Badger Systems AG

Dr. Christian Vogt

Advisor:

Prof. Clauser

Dissertation:

Optimization of Geothermal Energy Reservoir Modeling Using Advanced Numerical Tools for Stochastic Parameter Estimation and Quantifying Uncertainties

New affiliation:

Schlumberger

Dr. Nikolai Weber

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Fries

Dissertation:

The XFEM for Hydraulic Fracture Mechanics

New affiliation:

Exponent Inc.

Dr. Georg Wellmer

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Behr / Prof. Ballmann

Dissertation:

A Modular Method for the Direct Coupled Aeroelastic Simulation of Free-Flying Aircraft

New affiliation:

Airbus

Dipl.-Inform. Johannes Willkomm

Advisor:

Prof. Bischof

Thesis:

Implementation of Reverse Mode in AD Source Transformation Tool ADiMat

New affiliation:

fionec GmbH

Dr. Andreas Wolf

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Katoen / Prof. Bischof / Prof. Clauser

Dissertation:

A Software Conception for Hierarchical Parallelizing of Stochastic and Deterministic Inverse Problems on Modern ccNUMA Systems and the use of Automated Programm Transformation

Dr. Lynn Würth

Advisor:

Prof. Marquardt

Dissertation:

Dynamic Real Time Optimization for Economically Optimal Operation of Chemical Processes

Peng Zeng, M.Sc.

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Pitsch / Prof. Peters

Thesis:

Modeling and Simulation of Primary Atomization

 

Dr. Yuanjun Zhang

Advisor / Co-advisor:

Prof. Reusken / Prof. Müller

Dissertation:

Numerical Simulation of Two-Phase Flows with Complex Interfaces

Yuxiang Zhou, M.Sc.

Advisor:

Prof. Gauger

Thesis:

Discrete Adjoint Optimization for Computational Aeroacoustic Applications

New affiliation:

TU Kaiserslautern