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The IWR is now located at the Mathematikon.

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IWR - Where Methods Meet Applications

The IWR is an interdisciplinary research center for scientific computing which builds bridges across a multitude of disciplines. The center promotes mathematical and computational methods in science, engineering and the humanities. Currently it comprises more than 50 research teams from various faculties. About 500 scientists work together in interdisciplinary cooperation projects. In addition to educating the next generation of excellent scientists, the IWR also focuses on advancing international research networks. [More...]

News & Announcements

July 18, 2016
Christian Kirches receives two offers of a professorship
Congratulations to Dr. Christian Kirches, Head of HGS MathComp Junior Research Group "Optimization of Uncertain Systems", on the occasion of his offers of a W3-professorship at Technical University of Braunschweig and Paderborn University. [More…]

July 11, 2016
IWR Member Volker Springel elected to the German Academy of Sciences “Leopoldina”
Volker Springel, head of the Theoretical Astrophysics group at the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) and member of the IWR, has been elected to the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina. [More…]

July 1, 2016
Rebecca Wade receives ISQBP Award in Computational Biology
We congratulate Prof. Rebecca Wade, scientific director of the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) and member of the IWR, for being awarded the International Society of Quantum Biology and Pharmacology (ISQBP) Award in Computational Biology. [More…]

June 13, 2016
IWR Member Lorenz S. Cederbaum Receives Second ERC Advanced Grant
Congratulations to Prof. Lorenz S. Cederbaum for being awarded an ERC Advanced Grant for outstanding research leaders in Europe. [More…]

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October 20, 2016
Talk "Convergence of numerical schemes for the compressible Navier-Stokes system via measure-valued solutions"
Prof. Eduard Feireisl • Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague [More…]

October 27, 2016
Praxis-Forum "Mathematik trifft Industrie am IWR"
IWR [More…]

December 8, 2016
12. Modellierungstag Rhein-Neckar "Datenvisualisierung: Wie aus reinen Daten ein verständliches Bild entsteht"
HGS MathComp [More…]

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Upcoming Events

All Events (IWR-Calendar)

Akademische Mittagspause 2016

Akademische Mittagspause 2016
April 25 - July 21, 2016

Interdisciplinary Dialogue

IWR-Colloquium Summer Term 2016

Building Bridges Across Disciplines

Scientific Computing as Part of The Institutional Strategy of Heidelberg University

Interdisciplinary Education

International Master Program: Scientific Computing