Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

  • High order methods to approximate conservation laws, e.g. Finite Volume, Spectral Element and Discontinuous Galerkin methods
  • R-adaptive, Moving Mesh and Arbitrary Eulerian Lagrangian methods
  • Summation-by-parts operators and construction of provable entropy stable methods for conservation laws
  • A-priori and a-posteriori error estimate theory for high order methods



Oct. 2016Dr. rer. nat. in Applied Mathematics, University of Würzburg
Thesis title: "Arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian Discontinuous Galerkin methods for nonlinear time-dependent first order partial differential equations"
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Christian Klingenberg
Aug. 2012Diploma in Mathematics, University of Bielefeld
Thesis title: "Approximation nichtlinearer Evolutionsgleichungen"
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Etienne Emmrich


Academic Positions

May 2017 - present:Postdoctoral Researcher
Numerical Simulation Research Group,
Division of Mathematics
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science,
University of Cologne
Jan. 2013 - Apr. 2017Research Assistant
Mathematical fluid mechanics,
Mathematical Institute,
University of Würzburg