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Stand: October 17, 2018

Dr. Frank Kiefer

Programme Director
Physics, Mathematics

E-Mail: Frank.Kiefer@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2567
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

312-01 Mathematics

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programme

1590 Probabilistic Structures in Evolution
1962 Non-smooth and Complementarity-Based Distributed Parameter Systems: Simulation and Hierarchical Optimization

Research Units

1920 Symmetrie, Geometrie und Arithmetik
2402 Rough Paths, Stochastic Partial Differential Equations and Related Topics

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


45 Periods, Moduli Spaces and Arithmetic of Algebraic Varieties
109 Discretization in Geometry and Dynamics
154 Mathematical Modelling, Simulation and Optimization Using the Example of Gas Networks
191 Symplectic Structures in Geometry, Algebra and Dynamics

Cluster of Excellence

59 Mathematics: Foundations, Models, Applications

Collaborative Research Centre

1114 Scaling Cascades in Complex Systems
1173 Wave phenomena: analysis and numerics
1283 Taming uncertainty and profiting from randomness and low regularity in analysis, stochastics and their applications

Graduate School

220 Heidelberg Graduate School of Mathematical and Computational Methods for the Sciences

Research Training Group

1670 Mathematics inspired by string theory and QFT
1692 Curvature, Cycles, and Cohomology
1754 Optimization and Numerical Analysis for Partial Differential Equations with Nonsmooth Structures
1821 Cohomological Methods in Geometry
1953 Statistical Modeling of Complex Systems and Processes - Advanced Nonparametric Approaches
2088 Discovering structure in complex data: Statistics meets Optimization and Inverse Problems
2126 Algorithmic Optimization (ALOP)
2224 Pi³ : Parameter Identification - Analysis, Algorithms, Implementations
2326 Energy, Entropy, and Dissipative Dynamics
2433 Differential Equation- and Data-driven Models in Life Sciences and Fluid Dynamics (DAEDALUS)