Prof. Behr elected Vice-President of the German Association for Computational Mechanics
The General Assembly of the German Association for Computational Mechanics took place on June 7, 2016, in conjunction with the ECCOMAS Congress 2016 on Crete Island, Greece. The Scientific Director of AICES, Prof. Marek Behr, was elected as the next Vice-President of GACM for a four-year term 2017-2021. Prof. Michael Kaliske from TU Dresden, the current Vice-President of GACM, will become the new President.
Congratulations to Marek!
Brooks Rabideau at the University of South Alabama
Former AICES postdoctoral associate Brooks Rabideau accepted a position as an Assistant Professor in the Departement of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of South Alabama.
Brooks was part of former AICES Junior Research Group Leader Ahmed E. Ismails group for Molecular Simulations and Transformations and part of of IRF-A1 in
AICES Fellow Manuel Allhoff Has Passed his Doctoral Exam
Manuel Allhoff started as AICES fellow in 2012 and received his Ph.D. degree in June2016. His research on Efficient Algorithms for Motif Discovery on Genomic Signals, has been advised by Dr. Costa and Prof. Berlage.
Manuel now works as data scientist at P3 group.
Dr. Stefanie Elgeti becomes Co-Chair of EYIC
MAt the European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (ECCOMAS) Congress 2016, which took place during June 5-10, 2016 on the Crete Island, Greece, AICES Junior Research Group Leader Dr. Stefanie Elgeti was selected as a Co-Chair of the ECCOMAS Young Investigator Committee (EYIC). Over the term of four years, she will be heading the EYIC together with Dr. Alexander Popp from TU Munich. The EYIC groups together delegates of national and regional associations of computational mechanics and applied mathematics, and represents the interests of young scientists on the ECCOMAS executive committee. EYIC is also in charge of organizing the bi-annual Young Investigator Conference, such as the one that took place in Aachen in July 2015.
Dr. Philip Varghese visits AICES
From May 9th to May 13th Prof. Dr. Paolo Bientinesi , Dr. Julia Kowalski , and Prof. Dr. Manuel Torrilhon.from the department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics of University of Texas at Austin visited AICES. Prof. Varghese is an expert in non-equilibrium gas flow modeling and high performance computing. During his visit he gave two presentations and interacted fruitfully with the groups of