Understanding Wave Phenomena

Waves are everywhere, and understanding their behavior leads us to understand nature. The goal of CRC 1173 »Wave Phenomena« is therefore to analytically understand, numerically simulate, and eventually manipulate wave propagation under realistic scenarios by intertwining analysis and numerics.

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CRC Workshop

On this week's Friday starting at 2 p.m. will be the workshop Numerics, Dynamics & Physics with these prestigious speakers: Kurt Busch, Caroline Lasser, and Christian Lubich.

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Junior Research Group Leader

We are seeking to recruit an Junior Research Group Leader in Analysis of Partial Differential Equations. Check the advertisement to see if the position fits your current academic career level..

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Elite Network of Bavaria

Congratulation to Marlis Hochbruck. In May 2024 the Elite Network of Bavaria appointed her as a member of the International Commission. The Commission advises the Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts.

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10. KIT Meisterschaft 2024

On Saturday, July 13th there will be the 10th 10km KIT Championship in running. The registration deadline is Wednesday, July 10th or when the participant limit of 800 runners is reached. The CRC will be represented by the team waves@KIT.

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KIT Associate Fellow

We cordially congratulate Benjamin Dörich. He has been awarded the KIT Associate Fellow status. This means he is allowed to adequately participate in doctoral procedures. Additionally, he now is a junior research group leader.

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ERC Project: New Frontiers in Optimal Adaptivity

Congratulations to our colleague Michael Feischl who has been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant 2023. The project is called New Frontiers in Optimal Adaptivity and it will start this year in June. We wish him and his project a bright future.

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Published book

We are happy that our new book Wave phenomena has been finally published in the Oberwolfach Seminars series.

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Diversity film project

Finally, today we have published the video of our diversity project. You can share it now with friends and family. Have fun watching.

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