Dr. Matthias Kirchhart

Dr. Matthias Kirchhart

Member

AICES and MathCCES

Research

Vortex Methods

Contact

Mathematics (CCES)
Schinkelstraße 2
52062 Aachen
Germany

Office: Room 325
Email: kirchhart@mathcces.rwth-aachen.de
Phone: +49(0)241 80 98 662
Fax: +49(0)241 80 926 00
 
 

Education

08/2007 – 09/2011 Bachelor of Science in Computational Engineering Science (CES), RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.
09/2011 – 01/2014 Master of Science in Computational Engineering Science (CES), RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.
09/2014 – 09/2017 Ph.D. in Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan.

Research Interests

  • Vortex methods and particle methods in general
  • Boundary element methods (BEM)
  • Fast multipole methods (FMM)
  • Finite Element Methods (FEM)

Publications

Matthias Kirchhart and Shinnosuke Obi. ‘A Smooth Partition of Unity Finite Element Method for Vortex Particle Regularization’. In: SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing 39.5 (2017), pp. A2345–A2364. issn: 1064–8275. doi: 10.1137/17M1116258.

Matthias Kirchhart and Shinnosuke Obi. ‘A Splitting-free Vorticity Redistribution Method’. In: Journal of Computational Physics 330 (Feb. 2017), pp. 282–295. issn:  0021–9991. doi: 10.1016/j.jcp.2016.11.014.

Matthias Kirchhart, Sven Groß, and Arnold Reusken. ‘Analysis of an XFEM Discretization for Stokes Interface Problems’. In: SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing 38.2 (2016), pp. A1019–A1043. issn: 1064–8275. doi: 10.1137/15M1011779.

Dissertation

Matthias Kirchhart. ‘Vortex Particle Redistribution and Regularisation’. Dissertation, August 2017. Graduate School of Science and Technology, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan.

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