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Prof. Dr. Manuel Torrilhon

Prof. Dr. Manuel Torrilhon

Rogowski 332

Since 2010 professor and head of the Research Lab for Applied and Computational Mathematics (ACoM) at RWTH Aachen.

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  • Mathematical modeling in continuum physics
  • Numerical methods for nonlinear hyperbolic systems
  • Kinetic gas theory, Boltzmann equation, rarefied gases and micro-flows
  • Magnetohydrodynamics for plasmas
  • Multi-scale methods, especially time integrators.

Read more details in our research section.

1994--1999Diplom-Ingenieur "Engineering Physics (Physikalische Ingenieurwissenschaft)", TU Berlin
2000--2004Research Assistant at the Seminar for Applied Mathematics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
2004PhD in Applied Mathematics, ETH Zurich
2004/05Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
2005/06Post-Doctoral Fellow, Princeton University, USA
2006EURYI(Pre-ERC) Award of the European Science Foundation
2007--2010Research Assistant Professor, Seminar for Applied Mathematics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
2009Visiting Professor, University of Washington, Seattle
since 2010Professor and Chair 'Mathematics in Computational Engineering Science', RWTH Aachen
since 2019Head/Chair of Research Lab 'Applied and Computational Mathematics', RWTH Aachen

An extensive and generally reliable list of my publications can be found under my ORCid profile.

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