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Modelling and Simulation

Working Group 8.41


Our work is centered around research and applications for mathematical modelling and numerical simulations in metrology. We concentrate on the study of ordinary and partial differential equations that describe stationary and dynamic processes. Methods include discretization schemes like finite differences and finite elements as well as numerical bifurcation analysis for nonlinear systems. Main applications are transport processes, reaction-diffusion systems, electromagnetic fields and medical physics. In addition, we employ numerical simulations combined with inverse methods to analyze measurement data.


  • Mathematical modelling of physical processes and measurement procedures
  • Numerical simulations, predictions and validation of experiments
  • Solution of inverse problems for parameter identifications and model-assisted optimization of measurement procedures