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  • Matheon makes maths for...

    Clinical Research and Health Care

    Progress in medicine as well as biotechnology more than ever relies on progress in mathematics to complement traditional lab-based approaches.
    In close cooperation with medical doctors, engineers and pharmaceutical industry, Matheon successfully supports e.g. the design of patient-specific therapies, computer assisted surgery planning like implant design and systems biology.
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  • Matheon makes maths for...

    Metropolitan Infrastructure

    Transportation, communication, energy supply – our society strongly depends on well-functioning infrastructure. Its design has a long term impact, is expensive and its decisions are often almost irreversible.
    Mathematics plays a key role in handling the complexity and optimization of such networks – and Matheon develops mathematical tools for it.
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  • Matheon makes maths for...

    Optical Technologies

    The great challenges of our modern world lie in the areas health, environment, energy, production or safety. A key factor for scientific advances and innovations in these areas is the generation and manipulation of photons, for example for data transmission, high-resolution microscopy or the processing of industrial materials. Matheon helps to understand and shape the complex new phenomena associated with it.
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  • Matheon makes maths for...

    Sustainable Energies

    The German Energiewende requires big efforts in developing reliable, efficient and cost-effective systems of regenerative energy supply, not to forget energy efficiency as a whole. Matheon finds solutions for multiple optimization problems in energy distribution, material development and usage, and production processes.
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  • Matheon makes maths for...

    Geometric Design and Visualization

    There is a growing demand for visualization of complex data – e.g. in medical imaging, production processes or even in mathematics itself.
    Matheon develops fundamentally new mathematical concepts and geometric algorithms to foster image processing, computer graphics – or simply a better understanding of mathematical correlations
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  • Matheon makes maths for...

    Education and Outreach

    Mathematics is more and more present in everyday life. But when it comes to the public's awareness of it and the way mathematics is taught at schools, there is still improvement needed. Matheon initiates closer cooperation between schools and universities, is engaged in teachers' education, and offers a broad spectrum of activities to communicate the exciting and application-driven aspects of mathematics.
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The mission of Matheon is application driven mathematics.

Our scientists develop new methods in modeling, simulation, and optimization for real world processes in all key technology areas. The research covers projects in the areas Clinical Research and Health Care, Metropolitan Infrastructure, Optical Technologies, Sustainable Energies, as well as Geometric Design and Visualization. New methodologies are developed in interdisciplinary cooperation with project partners from industry, economy and science.
Matheon also cooperates with schools and the general public to raise public awareness in the wide applicability of mathematics and to attract new generations of young researchers.

Matheon is a joint research center of the three Berlin universities (Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin) and the mathematical research institutes WIAS (Weierstraß-Institut für Angewandte Analysis und Stochastik) and ZIB (Zuse Institut Berlin).

Research in Matheon is currently supported by the Einstein Foundation Berlin via the Einstein Center ECMath.

Number of the week

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scientific projects are currently conducted as ECMath- or associated projects in such exciting fields as optimized planning for operation theaters, single-photon sources or decisions in energy markets. More information about research at Matheon can be found here.
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Appointments

Nov

20

09:30 CET
MathInside
Urania Berlin
Jan

29

09:30 CET
MathInside
Urania Berlin

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News

2018-08-01

Fields Medal for Peter Scholze

The Matheon Research Center congratulates Prof. Dr. Peter Scholze on the Fields Medal. This important award was presented to him on August 1, 2018 by the International Mathematical Union (IMU) at the International Mathematics Congress (ICM) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. read more »
2018-07-11

W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize for Volker Mehrmann

Volker Mehrmann, Professor for Numerics at the TU Berlin and Member of the Board of the Research Center Matheon, was awarded the prestigious W.T. and Idalia Reid Award. It is endowed with 10,000 euros and is awarded annually by the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics SIAM. It honors Mehrmann's "fundamental contributions to the wide range of differential algebraic functions, their control and optimization as well as their applications". The presentation of the prize winners took place during the SIAM annual convention in Seattle. read more »
2018-07-03

Volker Mehrmann elected new EMS President

Congratulations to Volker Mehrmann, who was elected as the new President at the annual meeting of the European Mathematical Society (EMS). He will take up his four-year term on 1 January 2019. Read in the interview what he has set on his agenda. The press release can be found under read more »
2018-04-27

ISIMM Junior Prize for Matthias Liero

Matthias Liero is honored by the International Society for the Interaction of Mechanics and Mathematics (ISIMM) with the bi-annual Junior Prize. The award recognizes junior researchers who have made a significant contribution to the combination of mathematics and physics. Matthias Liero is researcher at Matheon and WIAS and works in the field of non-linear partial differential equations with applications e.g. in photovoltaics and OLEDs. read more »
2018-04-26

26th Euler Lecture in Potsdam

On May 4, 2018, at 2 pm, the 26th Euler-Lecture will take place at the University of Potsdam. In his lecture „Sailing Through Data: Discoveries and Mirages“, Prof. Emmanuel Candès (Stanford University) will give insight into the challenges of large amounts of data for mathematics and statistics. The traditional historical lecture will be held by Prof. Peter Ullrich (Universität Koblenz-Landau). Matheon and ECMath as well as other mathematical institutions of the Berlin-Potsdam-Region cordially invite to the ceremony. read more »

The mission of Matheon is application driven mathematics.

Our scientists develop new methods in modeling, simulation, and optimization for real world processes in all key technology areas. The research covers projects in the areas Clinical Research and Health Care, Metropolitan Infrastructure, Optical Technologies, Sustainable Energies, as well as Geometric Design and Visualization. New methodologies are developed in interdisciplinary cooperation with project partners from industry, economy and science.
Matheon also cooperates with schools and the general public to raise public awareness in the wide applicability of mathematics and to attract new generations of young researchers.

Matheon is a joint research center of the three Berlin universities (Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin) and the mathematical research institutes WIAS (Weierstraß-Institut für Angewandte Analysis und Stochastik) and ZIB (Zuse Institut Berlin).

Research in Matheon is currently supported by the Einstein Foundation Berlin via the Einstein Center ECMath.
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News

2018-08-01

Fields Medal for Peter Scholze

The Matheon Research Center congratulates Prof. Dr. Peter Scholze on the Fields Medal. This important award was presented to him on August 1, 2018 by the International Mathematical Union (IMU) at the International Mathematics Congress (ICM) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. read more »
2018-07-11

W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize for Volker Mehrmann

Volker Mehrmann, Professor for Numerics at the TU Berlin and Member of the Board of the Research Center Matheon, was awarded the prestigious W.T. and Idalia Reid Award. It is endowed with 10,000 euros and is awarded annually by the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics SIAM. It honors Mehrmann's "fundamental contributions to the wide range of differential algebraic functions, their control and optimization as well as their applications". The presentation of the prize winners took place during the SIAM annual convention in Seattle. read more »
2018-07-03

Volker Mehrmann elected new EMS President

Congratulations to Volker Mehrmann, who was elected as the new President at the annual meeting of the European Mathematical Society (EMS). He will take up his four-year term on 1 January 2019. Read in the interview what he has set on his agenda. The press release can be found under read more »
2018-04-27

ISIMM Junior Prize for Matthias Liero

Matthias Liero is honored by the International Society for the Interaction of Mechanics and Mathematics (ISIMM) with the bi-annual Junior Prize. The award recognizes junior researchers who have made a significant contribution to the combination of mathematics and physics. Matthias Liero is researcher at Matheon and WIAS and works in the field of non-linear partial differential equations with applications e.g. in photovoltaics and OLEDs. read more »
2018-04-26

26th Euler Lecture in Potsdam

On May 4, 2018, at 2 pm, the 26th Euler-Lecture will take place at the University of Potsdam. In his lecture „Sailing Through Data: Discoveries and Mirages“, Prof. Emmanuel Candès (Stanford University) will give insight into the challenges of large amounts of data for mathematics and statistics. The traditional historical lecture will be held by Prof. Peter Ullrich (Universität Koblenz-Landau). Matheon and ECMath as well as other mathematical institutions of the Berlin-Potsdam-Region cordially invite to the ceremony. read more »

Appointments

Nov

20

09:30 CET
MathInside
Urania Berlin
Jan

29

09:30 CET
MathInside
Urania Berlin

prior appointments »

Number of the week

79
scientific projects are currently conducted as ECMath- or associated projects in such exciting fields as optimized planning for operation theaters, single-photon sources or decisions in energy markets. More information about research at Matheon can be found here.
more numbers »