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Stand: November 12, 2019

Dr. Frank Kiefer

Programme Director
Mathematics and Engineering Sciences 2

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 Programmes

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)

CRC/Transregios

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

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2044 Mathematics Münster: Dynamics – Geometry – Structure
2047 Hausdorff Center for Mathematics (HCM)

Collaborative Research Centres

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

International Research Training Groups

1754 Optimization and Numerical Analysis for Partial Differential Equations with Nonsmooth Structures

Research Training Groups

1670 Mathematics inspired by string theory and QFT
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)