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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

February 2, 2017
SIAM Nugget – Mathematically Optimizing Traffic Lights in Road Intersections
Dr. Andreas Potschka’s latest research results on traffic modeling have just been published in the SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing [More...]

February 1, 2017
New Interdisciplinary Center for Motion Research at Heidelberg University
Supported by the Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung the Heidelberg Center for Motion Research (HCMR) will be headed by IWR member Prof. Katja Mombaur [More…]

December 1-2, 2016
Ruth Großeholz receives prize for the best HGS-MathComp fellow talk 2016
The HGS’ Annual Colloquium in Speyer in December 2016 gathered about 80 fellows, supervisors and invited guests, discussing their most recent research results. The most captivating presentation was the one by Ruth Großeholz’ treating brassinosteroid-regulated pathway in the membrane of Arabidopsis thaliana [More…]


March 20-24, 2017
Workshop: "Bangkok Summer School on Applied Mathematics & Computational Science"
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand [More…]

May 10, 2017
IWR-Colloquium: "Digital Humanities - Shaping New Avenues of Scholarly Research"
Prof. Heather Richards-Rissetto • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA [More…]

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Interdisciplinary Dialogue

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Scientific Computing as Part of The Institutional Strategy of Heidelberg University

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International Master Program: Scientific Computing

Akademische Mittagspause 2016

Akademische Mittagspause 2016
April 25 - July 21, 2016