News

New Deputy Scientific Director at AICES

Prof. Georg May has been appointed by the Steering Committee as the new Deputy Scientific Director at AICES for 2010.

Location: AICES Graduate School
Date: November 25, 2009

Appointment of Georg May as Junior Professor

Dr. Georg May has been appointed as Junior Professor in "High-Order Methods for Simulation of Multiphase Flow" in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (FK 4) of the RWTH Aachen University.

Location: AICES Graduate School
Date: November 25, 2009

Dahmen elected to the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina

Prof. Wolfgang Dahmen, Mathematics IGPM, Principal Investigator and Co-Coordinator of AICES, became a member of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina in 2009. Leopoldina is the world’s oldest academy of natural sciences. It was founded in 1652 in the Free Imperial City of Schweinfurt. The Academy currently comprises 28 sections. Each member belongs to a section corresponding to his/her discipline. Scientists are elected members who represent subject areas corresponding to the Leopoldina’s section structure and who have distinguished themselves by demonstrating academic excellence.

Location: AICES Graduate School
Date: November 2009

Presentation by Zoltán Szebenyi at SC09

AICES Fellow Zoltan Szebenyi presented a technical paper at the ACM/IEEE Supercomputing Conference (SC09) in Portland

Location: Oregon Convention Center Portland
Date: November 14 - 20, 2009

RWTH ranked first in research funding (DFG)

RWTH was able to move into the first position in the latest ranking published by the German Research Foundation, with a total of € 257 million in external funding in the period from 2005 to 2007. RWTH Aachen is replacing the previous study's top finisher LMU Munich, which acquired € 249 million in external funding.

Date: October 2009