Current PostDocs

Dr. Giovanni Di Fratta (since 04/2017)
funded by the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF) project Thermally controlled magnetization dynamics under grant MA14-44 (until 07/2017) and FWF special research program SFB F65 Taming complexity in partial differential systems.

Univ.-Ass. DI Gregor Gantner (since 12/2017)
funded by TU Wien and FWF project Optimal isogeometric boundary element method under grant P29096.

Dr. Alexander Haberl (since 05/2018)
funded by FWF project Optimal adaptivity for BEM and FEM-BEM coupling under grant P27005.


Current Ph.D. students

DI Carl-Martin Pfeiler (since 02/2018)
supervised by D. Praetorius
funded by FWF doctoral school Dissipation and dispersion in nonlinear PDEs under grant W1245.

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 and FWF project Optimal isogeometric boundary element method under grant P29096.

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 MA14-44

current math genealogy
current math genealogy

Current Diploma Students

 Michael Innerberger, BSc
supervised by A. Haberl, D. Praetorius

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


Current Bachelor Students

 Sebastian Ertel
supervised by M. Ruggeri, D. Praetorius

 Conrad Gößnitzer
supervised by D. Praetorius


Scientific Alumni

 Prof. Dr. Christoph Erath, now: Junior Professor at TU Darmstadt/Germany

 Dr. Michael Feischl, now: Junior Research Group Leader at KIT Karlsruhe/Germany

 Prof. Dr. Thomas Führer, now: Assistant Professor (tenure track) at PUC Santiago/Chile

 Gregor Gantner, now: Postdoc at TU Wien

 Prof. Dr. Michael Karkulik, now: Assistant Professor (tenure track) at Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Valparaíso/Chile

 Dr. Michele Ruggeri, now: Postdoc at Vienna University of Technology (workgroup of Prof. Norbert Mauser)


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: Junior Professor at TU Darmstadt/Germany

 Michael Feischl (BSc 2010, Dipl.-Ing. 2012, Dr.techn. 2015), now: Junior Research Group Leader at KIT Karlsruhe/Germany

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

 Thomas Führer (Dipl.-Ing. 2010, Dr.techn. 2014), now: Assistant Professor (tenure track) at PUC Santiago/Chile

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

 Daniel Haberlik (BSc 2016)

 Michael Karkulik (Dr.techn. 2012), now: Assistant Professor (tenure track) 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

 Michele Ruggeri (Dr.techn. 2016), now: Postdoc at Vienna University of Technology (workgroup of Prof. Norbert Mauser)

 Claudia Satke (Dipl.-Ing. 2009)

 Peter Schaefer (BSc 2013)

 Florian Slanovc (Dipl.-Ing. 2017)

 Philipp Wissgott (Dipl.-Ing. 2007), now: Founder and CEO of Waltzing Atoms


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

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

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

C. Pfeiler: Lineare IMEX-Integration zweiter Ordnung für die nichtlineare Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert-Gleichung (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, M. Ruggeri, B. Stiftner), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2018, Examination: 24.01.2018. [abstract] [pdf]

F. Slanovc: Adaptive FEM für Probleme mit inhomogenen Dirichlet-Daten (Supervisor: D. Praetorius), Diploma thesis, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2017, Examination: 21.06.2017. [abstract] [pdf]

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. [abstract] [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

A. Haberl: On adaptive FEM and BEM for indefinite and nonlinear problems, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, A. Bespalov, T. Betcke), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2018, Rigorosum: 24.04.2018. [abstract] [pdf]

P. Schön: Scalable adaptive bisection algorithms on decomposed simplicial partitions for efficient discretizations of nonlinear partial differential equations, Betreuer/in (nen), Begutachter/in (nen): S. Bartels, D. Praetorius, Abteilung für Angewandte Mathematik, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, 2017, Rigorosum: 22.12.2017.

G. Gantner: Optimal adaptivity for splines in finite and boundary element methods, Betreuer/in (nen) (Supervisor: D. Praetorius, H. Harbrecht, D. Peterseim), Dissertation, Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, 2017, Rigorosum: 30.11.2017. [abstract] [pdf]

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]

P. Shpartko: Analytical and Numerical Study of Drift-Diffusion Models for Spin-Transport in Semiconductors, Betreuer/in (nen), Begutachter/in (nen): A. Jüngel, C. Chainais-Hillairet, D. Praetorius, Analysis und Scientific Computing, 2016, Rigorosum: 06.06.2016.

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]