Current PostDocs

Dr. Thomas Führer (since 01/2017)
funded by FWF project Optimal adaptivity for BEM and FEM-BEM coupling under grant P27005.

Dr. Michele Ruggeri (since 11/2016)
funded by the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF) project Thermally controlled magnetization dynamics under grant MA14.


Current Ph.D. students

DI Gregor Gantner (since 08/2014)
supervised by D. Praetorius
funded by FWF project Optimal isogeometric boundary element method under grant P29096.

DI Alexander Haberl (since 02/2015)
supervised by D. Praetorius
funded by FWF project Optimal adaptivity for BEM and FEM-BEM coupling under grant P27005.

DI Stefan Schimanko (since 01/2017)
supervised by D. Praetorius
funded by FWF project Optimal adaptivity for BEM and FEM-BEM coupling under grant P27005.

DI Bernhard Stiftner (since 03/2015)
supervised by D. Praetorius
funded by the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF) project Thermally controlled magnetization dynamics under grant MA14.


Current Diploma Students

Juliana Kainz, BSc
supervised by G. Gantner, D. Praetorius

Carl-Martin Pfeiler, BSc
supervised by D. Praetorius, M. Ruggeri, B. Stiftner

Florian Slanovc, BSc
supervised by D. Praetorius


current math genealogy
current math genealogy

Former Members of Work Group

Markus Aurada (Dr.techn. 2011, PostDoc 2012), now: IT Manager at BGT, Wien

Jelena Bojanic (Dr.techn. 2005), now: Credit Audit Manager at Erste Bank, Wien

Michael Ebner (BSc 2012), now: PhD student at University College London/UK

Christoph Erath (Dipl.-Ing. 2005), now: Professor at TU Darmstadt/Germany

Michael Feischl (BSc 2010, Dipl.-Ing. 2012, Dr.techn. 2015), now: Postcoc at UNSW Sydney/Australia

Samuel Ferraz-Leite (Dipl.-Ing. 2007, Dr.techn. 2011), now: CTO at iMobility GmbH, Wien

Petra Goldenits (Dipl.-Ing. 2009, Dr.techn. 2012), now: Energy Manager at Verbund, Wien

Daniel Haberlik (BSc 2016)

Michael Karkulik (Dr.techn. 2012), now: Professor at Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Valparaíso/Chile

Josef Kemetmüller (BSc 2012, Dipl.-Ing. 2014)

Markus Mayr (BSc 2010, Dipl.-Ing. 2013)

Gregor Mitscha-Eibl (Dipl.-Ing. 2014), now: PhD student at TU Wien, workgroup of Professor Clemens Heitzinger

Isabella Moser-Roth (Dipl.-Ing. 2009), now: Solution Analyst at sIT Solutions Spardat, Wiener Neustadt

Marcus Page (MSc 2010, Dr.techn. 2013), now: Berechnungsingenieur CAE und Teamleiter at P+Z Engineering, München/Germany

David Pavlicek (BSc 2011, Dipl.-Ing. 2013), now: Business IT Consultant with Senacor Technologies, Wien

Claudia Satke (Dipl.-Ing. 2009)

Peter Schaefer (BSc 2013)

Philipp Wissgott (Dipl.-Ing. 2007), now: CTO at 3DataX, Wien


Supervised Bachelor Theses

D. Haberlik: Adaptive isogeometrische Finite Elemente Methode mit hierarchischen Splines (Supervisor: G. Gantner, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2016.

J. Kainz: Stabile Implementierung von HILBERT S2P1 (Supervisor: T. Führer, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2015. [pdf]

C. Pfeiler: Stabilität der L2-Orthogonalprojektion im Sobolev-Raum H1 und in lokal gewichteten L2-Räumen (Supervisor: M. Karkulik, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2015. [pdf]

P. Schaefer: Stabile Implementierung der Randelementmethode auf anisotrop verfeinerten Gittern (Supervisor: M. Feischl, M. Karkulik, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2013. [abstract] [pdf]

J. Kemetmüller: Vektorisierte Implementierung von P1-FEM in 3D (Supervisor: M. Page, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2012. [abstract] [pdf]

M. Ebner: A-posteriori Fehlerschätzung für die Symm'sche Integralgleichung (Supervisor: M. Aurada, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2012. [abstract] [pdf]

D. Pavlicek: Optimalität adaptiver FEM (Supervisor: M. Aurada, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2011. [abstract] [pdf]

M. Mayr: Stabile Implementierung der Randelementmethode auf stark adaptierten Netzen (Supervisor: S. Ferraz-Leite, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2010. [abstract] [pdf]

M. Feischl: Different Strategies for the Adaptive FEM-BEM Coupling (Supervisor: M. Aurada, D. Praetorius), Bachelor thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2010. [abstract] [pdf]


Supervised Diploma/Master Theses

S. Schimanko: Adaptive isogeometric boundary element method for the hyper-singular integral equation (Supervisor: G. Gantner, D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2016, Examination: 25.11.2016. [pdf]

A. Haberl: Instanz-Optimalität adaptiver FEM (Supervisor: M. Feischl, D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2015, Examination: 15.01.2015.

G. Mitscha-Eibl: Adaptive BEM und FEM-BEM-Kopplung für die Lamé-Gleichung (Supervisor: T. Führer, D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2014, Examination: 16.10.2014. [abstract] [pdf]

G. Gantner: Adaptive isogeometric BEM (Supervisor: M. Feischl, D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2014, Examination: 11.06.2014. [abstract] [pdf]

J. Kemetmüller: Numerische Integration der Landau-Lifschitz-Gilbert-Gleichung (Supervisor: M. Page, D. Praetorius, M. Ruggeri), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2014, Examination: 08.05.2014. [abstract] [pdf]

D. Pavlicek: Simulation des Zellwachstums in einem Bioreaktor (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2013, Examination: 03.09.2013. [abstract]

M. Mayr: MILLG - Ein Löser für die Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert-Gleichung (Supervisor: M. Page, D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2013, Examination: 17.01.2013.

M. Feischl: Optimality of adaptive 2D boundary element method (Supervisor: M. Karkulik, D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2012, Examination: 22.03.2012. [abstract] [pdf]

T. Führer: Numerische Berechnung des magnetischen Streufelds (Supervisor: P. Goldenits, D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2010, Examination: 12.10.2010. [abstract] [pdf]

M. Page: Schätzerreduktion und Konvergenz adaptiver FEM für Hindernisprobleme (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2010, Examination: 20.05.2010. [abstract] [pdf]

C. Satke: A Numerical Solver for the Multivariate Black-Scholes Problem Using the Multigrid Method (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2009, Examination: 16.06.2009. [abstract] [pdf]

P. Goldenits: Analyse adaptiver Netzverfeinerungsstrategien für eine hypersinguläre Integralgleichung in 2D (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2009, Examination: 28.01.2009. [pdf]

I. Roth: Zuverlässige a posteriori Fehlerschätzung für datengestörte Randelementmethoden in 2D (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2009, Examination: 08.01.2009. [pdf]

P. Wissgott: A Space-Time Adaptive Algorithm for Linear Parabolic Problems (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2007. [abstract]

S. Ferraz-Leite: A Posteriori Fehlerschätzer für die Symmsche Integralgleichung in 3D (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2007. [abstract] [pdf]

C. Erath: Adaptive Finite Volumen Methode (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2005. [abstract] [pdf]


Supervised Ph.D. Theses

M. Ruggeri: Coupling and numerical integration of the Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert equation, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, S. Bartels, A. Jüngel), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2016, Rigorosum: 22.11.2016. [abstract] [pdf]

A. Bantle: On High-Order NURBS-Based Boundary Element Methods in Two Dimensions: Numerical Integration and Implementation, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: S. Funken, D. Praetorius), Dissertation, Institute of Numerical Mathematics, University of Ulm, 2015, Rigorosum: 03.07.2015.

M. Feischl: Rate optimality of adaptive algorithms, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, C. Carstensen), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2015, Rigorosum: 24.04.2015.

T. Führer: Zur Kopplung von finiten Elementen und Randelementen, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, E. Stephan), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2014, Rigorosum: 26.06.2014. [abstract] [pdf]

M. Page: On dynamical micromagnetism, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, L. Banas), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2013, Rigorosum: 18.10.2013. [pdf]

M. Bantle: On hp-boundary element methods for the Laplace operator in two dimensions, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: S. Funken, D. Praetorius), Dissertation, Institute of Numerical Mathematics, University of Ulm, 2013, Rigorosum: 11.07.2013.

F. Bruckner: Multiscale simulation of magnetic nanostructures, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Süss, D. Praetorius), Dissertation, Institute for Solid State Physics, 2013, Rigorosum: 27.05.2013. [abstract]

M. Karkulik: Zur Konvergenz und Quasioptimalität adaptiver Randelementmethoden, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, J. Melenk, S. Sauter), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2012, Rigorosum: 29.10.2012. [abstract] [pdf]

P. Goldenits: Konvergente numerische Integration der Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert Gleichung, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, D. Süss), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2012, Rigorosum: 15.06.2012.

M. Aurada: Mixed conforming elements for the large-body limit in micromagnetics, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: J. Melenk, D. Praetorius, C. Carstensen), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2011, Rigorosum: 21.10.2011.

S. Ferraz-Leite: Quadratic minimization with non-local operators and non-linear constraints, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, J. Melenk, S. Bartels), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2011, Rigorosum: 18.02.2011. [pdf]

C. Erath: Coupling of the Finite Volume Method and the Boundary Element Method: Theory, Analysis, and Numerics, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: S. Funken, K. Urban, D. Praetorius, H. Harbrecht), Dissertation, Institute of Numerical Mathematics, University of Ulm, 2010, Rigorosum: 21.07.2010. [www]

M. Spevak: On the Specification and the Assembly of Discretized Differential Equations, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: S. Selberherr, D. Praetorius), Dissertation, Institut für Mikroelektronik, 2008, Rigorosum: 03.03.2008. [abstract] [www]

J. Bojanic: Numerical Analysis of the 1D Satellite Beam Equation, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: C. Carstensen, D. Praetorius), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2005. [pdf]