Profiles of our TopMath Students

19. TopMath Year (starting summer semester 2022 and winter semester 2022/23)

Mentor: Prof. C. Liedtke

Chair: Foundations of Software Reliability and Theoretical Computer Science, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: Prof. N. Gantert

Chair: Chair of Probability, Technical University of Munich

Mentor: Prof. J. Esparza

Chair: Foundations of Software Reliability and Theoretical Computer Science, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

Student representative

Mentor: Prof. A. Wiese

Chair: Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: PD R. Brandenberg

Chair: Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: On Fundamental Functionals of Convex Geometry: New, Refined, and Corrected Results (2023)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. M. Hien

Chair: Algebra and Number Theory, University of Augsburg

Master's Thesis: On the irregular Hodge-Filtration on twisted de-Rham cohomology (2023)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. Bernd Schmidt

Chair: Nonlinear Analysis, University of Augsburg

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: Prof. O. Junge

Chair:Scientific Computing, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: Dr. Leonard Kreutz

Chair: Analysis Research Group

Status: Elite Master

18. TopMath Year (starting summer semester 2021 and winter semester 2021/22)

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Andreas Wiese

ChairApplied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: A PTAS for Minimizing Weighted Flow Time on a Single Machine (Paper 2023, Co-Autors: Rohwedder, L., Wiese, A.)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. O. Junge

Chair: Scientific Computing, Technical University of Munich

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Christian Kühn

Chair: Multiscale and Stochastic Dynamics, Technical University of Munich

Mentor: Prof. N. Gantert

Chair: Chair of Probability, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Towards Abstract Wiener Model Spaces (Paper 2024, Co-Autor: K. Friz)

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: Prof. F. Krahmer

Chair: Applied and Numerical Analysis and Optimization and Data Analysis, Technical University of Munich

Status: Alumna

Mentor: Prof. N. Gantert

Chair: Chair of Probability, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Variations on Reinforced Random Walks (2022)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. D. Matthes

Chair: Dynamics, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: Prof. C. Liedtke

Chair: Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: Prof. B. Horvath

Chair:Mathematical Finance, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Data-Driven (Semi-) Static Hedging of Derivatives (2023)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. J. Richter-Gebert

Chair:Geometry and Topology, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Approximation of Conformal Mappings on the GPU: Theoretical and Experimental Results (2023)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: PD R. Brandenberg

Chair:Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Geometric Inequalities Involving Different Diameter Definitions (2022)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. C. Czado 

Chair: Mathematical Statistics, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

17. TopMath Year (starting summer semester 2020 and winter semester 2020/21)

Mentor: Prof.C. Scheimbauer

Chair: Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Status: Elite Master

Mentor: Prof. T. Harks

Chair: Discrete Mathematics, Optimization and Operations Research, University of Augsburg

Master's Thesis: Prediction Equilibria in Dynamic Traffic Assignment (2022)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. C. Liedtke

Chair: Algebra, Technische Universität München

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. U. Bauer

Chair: Geometry and Topology, Technical University of Munich

Mentor: Prof. Ch. Liedtke

Chair: Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Isogenies of Elliptic Curves over Finite Fields (2023)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. M. Scherer

Chair: Mathematical Finance, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: The Martingale Hypothesis for a First Order Markovian-in-Mean (2023)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. E. Viehmann

Chair: Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Closure Relations of Newton Strata in Iwahori Double Cosets (2021) 

Status: Alumna

Mentor: Prof. C. Kühn

Chair: Dynamics, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Stability Analysis of Stochastic Spiral Waves (2021)

Status: Alumnus

16. TopMath Year (starting winter semester 2019/20)

Status: Alumnus

 

Student representative

Mentor: Prof. F. Brandt

Chair: Decision Sciences & Systems, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Local Rationalizability and Choice Consistency (2021)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: B. Hanke

Chair: Differentialgeometrie, University of Augsburg

Master's Thesis: Skalarkrümmung auf Mannigfaltigkeiten mit nicht-kompaktem Rand (2022)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. J. Esparza

Chair: Foundations of Software Reliability and Theoretical Computer Science, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis:Decision Power of Weak Asynchronous Models of Distributed Computing (paper 2021, co-authors: J. Esparza, P. Czerner, M. Helfrich)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. J. Müller

Chair: Mathematische Modelle biologischer Systeme, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Exact and approximate formulas for contact tracing on random trees (paper 2020, co-author: J. Müller)

Dissertation: Contact tracing on stochastic graphs (2022)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. D. Matthes

Chair: Dynamics, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Waiting Times and Convergence of a Spatially Discrete Thin Film Equation (2021)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. R. Zagst

Chair:Mathematical Finance, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Expected utility theory on general affine GARCH models (paper 2021, co-authors: R. Zagst, M. Escobar-Anel)

Status: Doctoral phase

15. TopMath Year (starting winter semester 2018/19)

Mentor: Prof. G. Friesecke

Chair: Analysis, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Comparison of Exchange Functionals for the Free Electron Gas in a Box (2020)

Dissertation: Mathematical contributions to static and time-dependent density functional theory (2023)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. C. Kühn 

Chair: Dynamics, Technical University of Munich

Mentor: Prof. Ch. Kuttler

Chair: Mathematical Modelling, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Reduced models of cardiomyocytes excitability: comparing Karma and FitzHugh-Nagumo (paper 2020, co-authors: C. Kühn, K. Tsaneva-Atanasova)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. S. Warzel

Chair: Analysis and its Applications, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Phase Diagram of the Quantum Random Energy Model (2020)

Dissertation: Quantum Spin Glass Models (2023)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. U. Bauer

Chair: Geometry and Topology, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Variations of the Nerve Theorem (2020)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. S. Weltge

Chair: Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Master's Thesis: Upper and Lower Bounds on the Flatness Constant in Small Dimensions (2020)

Status: Doctoral phase

14. TopMath Year (starting winter semester 2017/18)

Mentor: PD R. Brandenberg

Chair:Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: The Feasibility Set of the 1-Center Problem (2019)

Master's Thesis: A Study of the Geometric k-Center Problem from the Perspective of Polyhedral Combinatorics (2020)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. N. Berger Steiger

Chair: Probability, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Uniqueness and Non Uniqueness for Spin-Glass Ground States on Trees (2018; paper 2019)

Master's Thesis: Convergence in Rough-Path Topology of Processes in Random Environments (2021)

Dissertation: Behavior of long-range percolation at critical phases (2023)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. J. Richter- Gebert

Chair: Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Enumeration of Planar Graph Embeddings Representing Immersions of the Unit Interval (2018)

Status: Alumna

Mentor: Prof. Ch. Kühn

Chair: Dynamics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: A PDE Theory Based Investigation of Properties and Dynamics of Complex Networks (2018)

Master's Thesis: Multi-Population Phase Oscillator Networks with Higher-Order Interactions (paper 2020, co-authors: C. Bick, C. Kühn) 

Dissertation: Dynamical systems on Large Networks and Their Limits (2023)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. O. Junge

Chair:Scientific Computing, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: On a Generalized Combinatorial Representation of Parameter Space for Switching Systems (2018)

Master's Thesis: Combinatorial Models for Cycling in Dynamical Systems (2021)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. M. Wolf

Chair: Mathematical Physics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Universality and the Efficiency of Quantum Compilers (2018)

Master's Thesis: On the Length of Algebra Generating Sets (2020)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. R. Zagst

Chair: Mathematical Finance, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Dynamic Portfolio Optimization Methods: A Comparison (2019)

Master's Thesis: Portfolio Optimization: Not Necessarily Concave Utility and Constraints on Wealth and Allocation (paper 2020, co-authors: R. Zagst, M. Escobar-Anel)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. D. Matthes

Chair: Dynamics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Derivation of a Discrete Quantum Drift-Diffusion Model (2018)

Master's Thesis: Gradient Flow Structure of a Multidimensional Nonlinear Sixth Order Quantum-Diffusion Equation (paper 2020, co-author: D. Matthes)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. C. Liedtke

Chair:Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: The Étale Fundamental Group (2019)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. S. Warzel

Chair:Analysis, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Entanglement Entropy of Bosonic Systems (2018)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. M. Hien

Chair: Algebra und Zahlentheorie, University of Augsburg

Staus: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. T. Hoffmann

Chair: Geometry and Visualization, Technical University Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Two Discretizations of Koenigs Nets and their Connection (2018)

Master's Thesis: On Discrete Conjugate Semi-geodesic Nets (paper 2020, co-authors: T. Hoffmann, W. K. Schief)

Status: Doctoral phase

13. TopMath Year (starting winter semester 2016/17)

Mentor: Prof. Ch. Kühn

Chair: Advanced Mathematics and Analytical Mechanics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Singularities in Discrete- Time Fast- Slow- Systems (2017)

Master's Thesis: Discretized Fast-Slow Systems near Pitchfork Singularities (paper 2019, co-authors: M. Engel, Ch. Kühn)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. M. Cicalese

Chair: Analysis, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: On the Variational Analysis of a Chirality Transition Model in R2 (2017) 

Master's Thesis: Discrete-to-Continuum Gamma-Limit of a Planar Chirality Model (2018) 

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. O. Junge

Chair: Scientific Computing, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Discretisation of Transfer Operators by Sparse Spectral Methods (2017)

Master's Thesis: Fast and Robust Computation of Coherent Lagrangian Vortices on Very Large Two-Dimensional Domains (paper 2020, co-author: D. Karrasch)

Dissertation: 
Characterization and efficient computation of Lagrangian coherent structures (2021)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. K. Cieliebak

Chair: Analysis und Geometry, University of Augsburg

Bachelorarbeit: Open Books and Contact Structures (2017)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. Ch. Liedtke

Chair: Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis:Deformations and Resolutions of Rational Double Points (2018)

Master's Thesis: Which rational double points occur on del Pezzo surfaces? (paper 2020)

Dissertation: Geometry of rational double points and del Pezzo surfaces (2023)

Status: Alumna

Mentor. Prof. B. Wohmuth

Chair: Numerische Mathematik, Technical University of Munich

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. M. Peter

Chair: Applied Analysis, University of Augsburg

Bachelor's Thesis: Homogenisierung eines Reaktions-Diffusions-Problems mit veränderlicher Mikrostruktur (2017)

Master's Thesis: Homogenization of Stokes Flow with Evolving Microstructure (2019)

Status: Alumnus

12. TopMath Year (starting winter semester 2015/16)

Mentor: Prof. M. Wolf

Chair: Mathematical Physics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Infinitesimal divisible Quantum Channels (2016)

Master's Thesis: Quantum Learning Linear Functions (2019)

Dissertation: Quantum Learning Theory (2022)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. R. Werner

Chair: Rechnerorientierte Statistik und Datenanalyse, University of Augsburg

Master's Thesis: Efficient Computation of the Prokhorov Metric for Discrete Distributions (2017)

Dissertation: Efficient calculation of probability metrics of the f-E-class (2002)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. P. Gritzmann

Chair: Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Data Transformation in Clustering and Classification (2017)

Master's Thesis: Coresets and Sketches for Balanced Clustering (2019)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentorin: Prof. S. Warzel

Forschungsgruppe: Analysis, Technische Universität München

Dissertation: Mathematical Analysis of Electronic Structure Models (2022)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. A. S. Schulz

Chair: Operations Research, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Online Scheduling-Probleme im Random Order- Modell (2017)

Master's Thesis: Full Truckload Routing in the Logistics Industry (2020)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. N. Gantert

Chair: Chair of Probability, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Sampling q-colorings on graphs: convergence and cutoff (2016)

Master's Thesis: Exclusion Dynamics in Random Environment (2018)

Dissertation: Mixing times and limit theorems for exclusion processes (2021)

Status: Alumnus

11. TopMath Year (starting winter semester 2014/15)

Mentor: Prof. B. Hanke

Chair: Differentialgeometrie, University of Augsburg

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. B. Vexler

Chair:Optimal Control, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Optimal Control of Differential Equations Using BV-Functions (2015)

Master's Thesis: Regularization and Discretization of a BV-Controlled, Elliptic Problem: A Completely Adaptive Approach (2017)

Dissertation: Optimal Control of Parabolic Obstacle Problems (2020)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. M. Nieper-Wißkirchen

Chair: Algebra und Zahlentheorie, University of Augsburg

Bachelor's Thesis: Ein topostheoretisches Modell der reellen Zahlen (2015)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. P. Gritzmann

Chair: Applied Geometry and Discrete Mathematics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: On the volume of convex bodies: Complexity and algorithms (2015)

Master's Thesis: Clustering and Tomography for Data Analysis: Foundations and a New Data Transformation (2018)

Status: Doctoral phase

Mentor: Prof. D. Matthes

Chair:Advanced Mathematics and Analytical Mechanics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Stability Analysis of Relative Equilibria in Swarming Models (2015)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. G. Kemper

Chair:Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Bounds for syzygies of invariants (2015)

Master's Thesis: Invariants of Irreducible Reflection Groups over Rings of Algebraic Integers (2017)

Dissertation: Arithmetic Invariant Rings of Finite Groups (2020)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. B. Wohmuth

Chair: Numerische Mathematik, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Simulation of a Phase-Field Model in Fracture Mechanics​​​​​​​ (2015)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. C. Klüppelberg

Chair: Mathematical Statistics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Lévy-driven tempo-spatial Ornstein-Uhlenbeck processes (2015)

Master's Thesis: Volterra-type Ornstein-Uhlenbeck processes in space and time (paper 2016, co-author: C. Chong)

Dissertation: Stochastic modeling in space and time with Lévy-driven random fields (2019)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. M. Wolf

Chair: Mathematical Physics, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Quantum Extensions of Classical Markov Chains (2015)

Status: Elite Master

10. TopMath Year (starting winter semester 2013/14)

Mentor: Prof. G. Friesecke

Forschungsgruppe: Analysis, Technical University of Munich

Bachelorarbeit: Multi-Marginal Optimal Transportation and Many-Electron Systems (2014)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. M. Brokate

Forschungsgruppe: Mathematical Modelling, Technische Universität München

Bachelorarbeit:  Variational Methods in Quantum Chemistry and Materials Science (2014)

Masterarbeit: Minimal Solutions to Generalized Lambda-Semiflows and Gradient Flows in Metric Spaces (2017)

Status: Promotionsphase

Mentor: Prof. M. Hien

Chair: Algebra und Zahlentheorie, University of Augsburg

Bachelor's Thesis: Sheaves on the subanalytic site and tempered solutions of D-modules on curves (2014)

Master's Thesis: Enhanced Solutions of Exponential D-Modules (2016)

Dissertation: D-Modules of Pure Gaussian Type from the Viewpoint of Enhanced Ind-Sheaves (2020)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. B. Hanke

Chair: Differentialgeometrie, University of Augsburg

Master's Thesis: Homological Invariance of Infinitenes of K-Area (2016)

Dissertation: Asymptotically flat Fredholm bundles and the Novikov Conjecture(2020)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. Ch. Liedtke

Forschungsgruppe: Algebra, Technische Universität München

Bachelorarbeit:  Automorphisms of Curves (2014)

Masterarbeit: On Extremal Enriques Surfaces (2016)

Dissertation:  Automorphisms of Enriques Surfaces (2017)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. B. Hanke

Chair: Differentialgeometrie, University of Augsburg

Bachelor's Thesis: Das Geschlecht algebraischer Kurven (2014)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. B. Wohlmuth

Chair: Numerische Mathematik, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Comparism of Multigrid Methods for the Stokes Equation (2014)

Status: Alumna

Mentor: Prof. J. Richter-Gebert

Chair: Geometrie und Visualisierung, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Interactive Image Sequences Converging to Fractals (2014)

Master's Thesis: CindyGL: Authoring GPU-Based Interactive Mathematical Content (paper 2016, co-author: J. Richter-Gebert)

Dissertation: Domain Parallel Machines (2020)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. S. Warzel

Chair: Analysis, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Ground state transition in certain models of finite rank perturbations of random potentials (2014)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. Ch. Liedtke

Chair: Algebra, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Quotientensingularitäten (2014)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. F. Bornemann

Chair: Scientific Computing, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Circle packings with tangential boundary circles for numerical conformal mapping (2014)

Master's Thesis: A Discrete Hilbert Transform with Circle Packings (2017)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. B. Vexler

Chair: Optimal Control, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Optimal Design of Experiments for Linear Elliptic PDEs (2014)

Master's Thesis: Gradient Based Optimization Algorithms for Sensor Placement Problems with Sparsity (2016)

Dissertation: On sparse sensor placement for parameter identification problems with partial differential equations (2018)

Status: Alumnus

Mentor: Prof. B. Vexler

Chair: Optimal Control, Technical University of Munich

Bachelor's Thesis: Petrov-Galerkin-Finite-Elemente-Methoden zur Zeitdiskretisierung parabolischer partieller Differentialgleichungen (2014)

Master's Thesis: Efficient Numerical Realization of Higher Order Dual Petrov-Galerkin-Methods for Time-Discretization of Parabolic Optimal Control Problems

Status: Alumnus

Former TopMath Years

  • Dr. Julian Braun
  • Dr. Philipp Düren
  • Simon Eberle
  • Jan-Christian Hütter
  • Wolfgang Riedl
  • Dr. Paul Stursberg
  • Dr. Thomas Weiß

  • Dr. Alexander Engel
  • Michael Fauser
  • Dr. Manuel Friedrich
  • Carl Georg Heise
  • Dr. Bernhard Kiniger
  • Sarina Krämer
  • Prof. Dr. Andre Milzarek
  • Matthias Ohst
  • Dr. Fabian Reffel
  • Dr. Tina Schmidt
  • Dr. Emanuel Schnalzger
  • Dr. Jakob Stöber
  • Dr. Carina Willbold
  • Katharina Zahnweh

  • Dr. Susanne Apel
  • Stephan Bogendörfer
  • Dr. Felix Früchtl
  • Dr. Christoph Gietl
  • Dr. Andreas Käufl
  • Harald Kümmerle
  • Christopher Lorenz
  • Lorenz Pfeifroth
  • Dr. Christian Reinhardt
  • Markus Reiter
  • Jann Spiess
  • Dr. Julia Wagner

  • Dr. Maximilan Butz
  • Prof. Dr. Holger Fink
  • Dr. Peter Henig
  • Dr. Jonas Hirsch
  • Dr. Stefan Kahler
  • Michael Kratzer
  • Dr. Thomas Roche
  • Tim Wartewig
  • Dr. Rasmus Wißmann

  • Dr. Yuen Au Yeung
  • Prof. Dr. Bernhard Häupler
  • Dr. Stephan Holzer
  • Thorsten Knott
  • Dr. Stephan Ritscher
  • Dr. Sina Straub
  • Yuriy Svyrydov
  • Dr. Florian Zuleger

  • Dr. Florian Block
  • Dr. Markus Brill
  • Stefan Jerg
  • Dr. Péter Koltai
  • Prof. Dr. Christian Mendl
  • Prof. Dr. Christian Möller
  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Neukamm
  • Dr. Philipp Stelzig
  • Dr. Tobias Wichtrey

  • Dr. Anna Binder
  • Dr. Ayoub Hmaidi
  • Dr. Tobias Kamke
  • Dr. Michael Kieweg
  • Prof. Dr. Carolin Kreisbeck (ehem. Klust)
  • Dr. Thomas Preu
  • Florian Quiring
  • Dr. Bernhard Vesenmayer
  • Dr. Christoph Weiß