Juniorprofessor Thomas Richter

Fully coupled simulation of an incompressible flow around an elastic obstacle. Computations with adaptive finite elements.

CV

Former and Current Positions

Nov 2010 -
Junior Professor Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations
Heidelberg University
Mar 2009 - Nov 2010
Research Associate (Akad. Rat a.Z.)
Heidelberg University
Apr 2008 - Feb 2009
Research Associate (Wiss. Mitarbeiter), Numerical Analysis Group
Heidelberg University
Feb and Mar 2008
Research Associate (Wiss. Mitarbeiter), Numerical Analysis Group
University of Kiel
Jan 2007 - Dec 2007
Visiting Scholar in the Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory (DFG-Stipendium)
Massachusetts INstitute of Technology
Jul 2005 - Dec 2006
Research Associate (Wiss. Mitarbeiter), Numerical Analysis Group
Heidelberg University
Jun 2001 - Jun 2005
Research Assistent (Wiss. Mitarbeiter), SFB 359
Heidelberg University

Education

Jul 2005
PhD in Mathematics. Theses on "Parallel Multigrid Method for Adaptive finite Elements with Application to 3D Flow Problems"
Heidelberg University
March 2001
Diploma in Mathematics. Theses on "Funktionalorientierte Gitteroptimierung bei der Finite-Elemnte Approximation elliptischer Differentialgleichungen"
Heidelberg University
Oct 1996 - Mar 2001
Studies of Mathematics with minor Computer Science
University of Düsseldorf and Heidelberg University

Projects and Financing

Apr 2014 - Dec 2014
Stärkung der praktischen Ausbilduing in der numerischen Mathematik, 9000 Euro
Landesstiftung Baden-Würtemberg
Mar 2014
Summer School Numerical Simulations with Finite Elements - Mathematics Analysis and Computational Pracitive, 17650 Euro
DAAD
Feb 2014
Internationales Symposium "Modeling and Simulation of the Cardiovascular System" im IWH Heidelberg, 18000 Euro
BIOMS, MATCH
Okt 2013 - Sep 2014
Plaquebildung in Blutgefäßen, (mit der Neurologischen Klinik Mannheim), 80000 Euro
Twinning Project Heidelberg
Jul 2013 - Jun 2016
Strömungsvorgänge unter Extrembedingungen, Programm Mathematik für Innovationen in Industrie und Dienstleistungen, mit S. Turek und B. Vexler, 215000 Euro
BMBF
Sep 2011 - Mar 2015
Juniorprofessorenprogramm "Modellierung und Optimierung von Fluid-Struktur Interaktionen", 147000 Euro
Landesstiftung Baden-Würtemberg
Aug 2008 - Sep 2008
Gastaufenthalt am Massachusetts Institute of Technology im Department for Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1300 Euro
Graduiertenakademie Heidelberg
Jan 2007 - Dec 2007
Gastaufenthalt am Massachusetts Institute of Technology im Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory, 38000 Euro
DFG Forschungsstipendium

Memberships and Awards

June 2014 -
Member of the Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing
Mar 2014
Huesped Distinguido, Auszeichnung zum Ehrengast der Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, Peru
June 2011 -
Member of the Mathematics Center Heidelberg, MATCH
Oct 2008 - Oct 2010
Associated Member and Post-Doc Member of Graduate College IGK 710, Complex Processes: Modeling, Simulation and Optimization

Academic Assignments

July 2014 -
Head of the Excellence Committee Scientific Computing in Medicine and Health Care
April 2011 -
Member of the Student Affair Committee (Studienkommission)
Jul 2010 -
Study Advisor Mathematics and Scientific Computing (Fachstudienberater)
June 2009 -
Member of the Admission Committee (Zulassungsausschuss) Mathematics and Scientific Computing
April 2008 -
Deputy Delegate for Computers (EDV-Beauftragter), Institute of Applied Mathematics

Publications