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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...]


October 1-2, 2018
Event “BIOMS Symposium 2018"
Center for Modelling and Simulation in the Biosciences (BIOMS) [More…]

October 8-12, 2018
IWR School “Advances in Mathematical Optimization"
Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR) [More…]

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News & Announcements

3. Juli 2018
Der Mensch im Modell - Modellierungstag Rhein-Neckar findet am 5. Juli statt
Die Veranstaltung beschäftigt sich mit der Frage, wie komplexe menschliche Eigenschaften und Verhaltensweisen in aussagekräftigen Computer-Modellen implementiert werden können. [Weiter...]

11. Juni 2018
Akademientag 2018: Geisteswissenschaften 3.0 - Vergegenwärtigung des kulturellen Welterbes
IWR-Mitglied Dr. Susanne Krömker diskutiert im Rahmen des diesjährigen Akademientag der Union der Deutschen Akademien der Wissenschaften zum Thema „Zerstörtes Weltkulturerbe – Reale oder virtuelle Rekonstruktion?“ [Weiter...]

April 26, 2018
The MINOA Project - Developing Algortihms for Complex Systems
We are proud to announce IWR member Prof. Kostina as Heidelberg's representative at the European Training Network "MINOA". The research network focuses on controlling complex systems more effectively, covering a wide range of domains from energy to logistics [More…]

April 11, 2018
A Revealer of Secrets in the Data of Life and the Universe
HGS MathComp Romberg professor Donald Richards lives to uncover subtle patterns hiding in real-world data / By Natalie Wolchover, Quanta Magazine  [Link to Article...]

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Last Update: 19.07.2018 - 09:48

Upcoming Events

October 8, 2018

09:00 AM

Advances in Mathematical Optimization

Various Speakers

IWR School 2018

October 8-12, 2018 • Heidelberg

Interdisciplinary Dialogue

Summer Party 2018

Interdisciplinary Education

International Master Program: Scientific Computing

Building Bridges Across Disciplines

Scientific Computing as Part of The Institutional Strategy of Heidelberg University