Former Member

Dr. Jörg Willems

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Research Scientist Computational Methods for Direct Field Problems

Short Curriculum Vitae

  • 2006: Diplom (M.Sc.), Mathematics, University of Kaiserslautern
  • 2009: PhD, Mathematics, University of Kaiserslautern
Former and Current Positions:
  • 2004-2009: Research Assistant, Department of Flow and Material Simulation, Fraunhofer ITWM
  • 2009-2010: Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Texas A&M University
  • 2010-2013: Research Scientist, Group "Computational Methods for Direct Field Problems", RICAM
  • since 2013: ESI Software Germany GmbH, D-45145 Essen, T: +49 (201) 125072 23, E:
Current research project:
  • NSF Project DMS-1016525: Subgrid Discontinuous Galerkin Approximations of Brinkman Equation with Highly Heterogeneous Coefficients

Research Interests

  • Numerical methods for partial differential equations, robust iterative solvers, numerical homogenization, upscaling, preconditioners for multiscale flow problems