The BGCE Research Day is a regular advanced seminar on current topics in computational engineering. There are usually three seminar sessions per semester. The BGCE students contribute to a large extent to the programme of each Research Day.
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All digital data will be made available on the Moodle platform for the Research Days.
Next Research Day
June 15, 2023, Erlangen
Upcoming Research Days
July 6, 2023, Munich
Previous Pro&Con Topics
list of pro&con topics at previous research days
Previous Research Days
May 11, 2023, Garching
January 8, 2023, Munich
December 12, 2022, Garching
November 24, 2022, Erlangen
June 30, 2022, Erlangen
June 9, 2022, München
May 12, 2022, Garching
">January 20, 2022, München
December 16, 2021, Garching
November 11, 2021, Erlangen
July 1st, 2021, München
June 10, 2021, Erlangen
May 6, 2021, Garching
January 21, 2021, München
December 10, 2020, Garching
November 12, 2020, Erlangen
July 2, 2020, München
June 4, 2020, Erlangen
May 14, 2020, Garching
January 16, 2020, München
December 12, 2019, Garching
November 7, 2019, Erlangen
June 6, 2019, Erlangen
July 4, 2019, München
May 23, 2019, Garching
January 17, 2019, München
November 29, 2018, Garching
November 8, 2018, Erlangen
July 05, 2018, München
June 07, 2018, Erlangen
May 24, 2018, Garching
January 18, 2018, Erlangen
December 07, 2017, Garching
November 09, 2017, München
July 06, 2017, München
June 08, 2017, Erlangen
May 18, 2017, Garching
January 19, 2017, Erlangen
December 08, 2016, Garching
November 10, 2016, München
June 30, 2016, München
June 09, 2016, Erlangen
May 12, 2016, Garching
January 14, 2016, München
December 17, 2015, Garching
November 12, 2015, Erlangen
July 09, 2015, Erlangen
June 16, 2015, Garching
 HansJoachim Bungartz:
Address of welcome and announcements  Steffen Seckler:
Synchronization – an introduction  Pro & Con COME (München):
PhD vs. working  Sebastian Stemmer:
Physical layer security analysis using ray tracing simulation  CE (Erlangen) students: Work in Progress
 Lena Leitenmaier:
Concepts of the Julia language for HPC  Carlos Plana Turmo:
Antisolvent precipitation of nanoparticles in a Tmixer  Michael Rippl:
Particle simulation in a microchannel with LBM  Lorenz Hufnagel:
Realtime simulation of temperature in hot rolling rolls
 Lena Leitenmaier:
 Invited talk: Matthias Althoff (Department of Informatics, TUM):
How to prove safe maneuvers of autonomous vehicles?
May 12, 2015, Munich
 Ernst Rank:
Welcoming address and announcements  CSE (Garching) students: Work in Progress
 Sebastian Stemmer:
Key Generation from Transfer Functions in wireless Networks  Steffen Seckler:
Combination Technique and Fault Tolerance  Benjamin Rüth:
Publishing interactive documents in the web
 Sebastian Stemmer:
 Ivan Cuevas Salazar:
Side impact corridors: a simplified crash simulation (Honours project)  Pro&Contra: CSE (Garching) students, FAU:
“The Programming Language Battle – C++ vs. Matlab” What is the best language for developing a new software framework?  Invited talk: Simon Daum (Computational Modeling and Simulation, TUM):
QL4BIM: A Query Language for building information models
January 15, 2015, Munich
 Fabian Duddeck:
Welcoming address and announcements  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Massimo Caraturro:
Topology optimization using the finite cell method  CE (Erlangen) students: Work in Progress
 Vishal Boddu:
Linking the dots in Computational Engineering  Marco Heisig:
Algebraic Multigrid
 Vishal Boddu:
 Martin Ruchti:
Designing an EventPavilion using Membrane Structures  Invited talk: Stefan Sicklinger (BMW Research and Technology):
Stabilized CoSimulation of Coupled Problems Including Fields and Signals with Application to Wind Turbines
December 11, 2014, Garching
 HansJoachim Bungartz:
Address of welcome and announcements  Tamas Borbath:
Sharing knowledge: Torpedo Tournemont Ferienakademie  Paul Sarbu:
HDF5 & XDMF visualization tool for blockstructured Gyrokinectic Data  Invited talk: Bjoern Menze (Department of Informatics, TUM) :
A generative approach for imagebased modeling of tumor growth  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 COME (Munich) students: Work in Progress
 Julia Fischer:
General solution procedures in fluidstructure interaction  Ivan Cuevas Salazar:
Lumped mass system for rear impact crash simulations  Shahrokh Shayegan:
A flexible tower model for the fluidstructure interaction modelling of wind turbines
 Julia Fischer:
 Davide D’Angella:
Usage of software patterns in a realworld application
November 27, 2014, Erlangen
 COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Invited talk: Miller Mendoza Jimenez (ETH Zürich) :
Fluid dynamics and wave propagation in manifolds  Alexander Dolansky:
Multigrid methods  CSE (Garching) students: Work in Progress
 Davide D’Angella:
Implementation of high order adaptive fem and error estimators in MATLAB  Rahul Arora:
Coupling of Espresso MD with MacroMicro Coupling Tool for hybrid LBMD simulation  Nils Hoppe:
Sapiens – a MRS program in development
 Davide D’Angella:
 Mohammad Farahani :
Granular damping in microgravity
July 03, 2014, Erlangen
 COME (Munich) students: Work in Progress
 Michael Kraus:
Machine Learning tools for constructing Reduced Bases  Luca Coradello:
Implementation and comparison of different error estimators (Software Lab Project)
 Michael Kraus:
 Invited talk: Nishith Verma (Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur) :
Lattice Boltzmann Methods – based Mathematical Models for Chemical and Environmental Engineering Applications  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Maximilian Volkan Baloglu:
Parallelisation and Performance Analysis of a TreeSPH Code for Galaxy Simulations (Master Thesis)  Invited talk: Frank Hülsemann (Électricité de France) :
Scientific Computing in an industrial context
June 12, 2014, Munich
 CSE (Garching) students: Work in Progress
 Tamas Borbath:
BLASRoutines on DFEs  Ravikishore Kommajosyula:
HighPerformance Computing in FluidStructure Interaction
 Tamas Borbath:
 Invited talk: Jérôme Frisch (CIE TUM):
Efficient Parallel Adaptive MultiGridLike Solver for CFD Applications  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Ahmed Abodonya:
FSI for Pneumatic Inflatable Membrane Structures (Project Work)  Chunxiang Huang:
Modelling and Simulation of the Transient Thermomechanical Behavior of High Pressure DieCasting Dies with Abaqus (Master Thesis)
May 22, 2014, Garching
 HansJoachim Bungartz:
Address of welcome and announcements  Rahul Arora:
Numerical Modeling of Coal Gasification  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Xiao Xue:
GPU programming: KINECT Depth Map Edge Detection  CE (Erlangen) students: Work in Progress
 Christoph Rettinger:
Description of TwoPhase Flows by a Phase Field Model (Master’s Thesis)  Alexander Dolansky:
Lattice Boltzmannbased Fluid Simulations (Honours Project)  Dominik Ernst:
Free Surface Simulation (Honours Project)
 Christoph Rettinger:
 Invited talk: Thomas Neumann (Department of Informatics, TUM):
Analyzing Distributed Data  Invited talk: George Biros (ICES, U.T. Austin):
Fast algorithms for problems in biomechanics and medical imaging
January 16, 2014, Erlangen
 Balthasar Reuter:
Coarsening of Simplicial Meshes for Large Scale Parallel FEM Computations with DOLFIN HPC (Master Thesis)  Invited talk: Martin Vohralik:
Adaptive Inexact Newton Methods with A Posteriori Stopping Criteria for Nonlinear Diffusion PDEs  CSE (Garching) students: Work in Progress
 Ravikishore Kommajosyula:
Cache Oblivious Stencil Computations  Xue Xiao:
Aspects of Efficient MatrixMatrix Multiplications
 Ravikishore Kommajosyula:
 Christoph Rachinger:
Scalable Computation of LongRange Potentials for Molecular Dynamics (Master Thesis)  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Constantin Vogel, Mohammad Farahani:
Unconventional Discretizations of the Temperature Equation (BGCE Project)
December 19, 2013, Munich
 CE (Erlangen) students: Work in Progress
 Mohammad Farahani:
Simulation of fluids step by step
 Mohammad Farahani:
 Invited talk: Majid Hojjat (BMW):
The Vertex Morphing Method – Efficient nodebased shape optimization  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 André Hemmler:
Acoustics meets bones (Software Lab Project)  Mohamed Elhaddad:
LevelSet Geometry Description for the Finite Cell Method (Honours Project)
November 14, 2013, Garching
 HansJoachim Bungartz:
Address of welcome and announcements  Invasive Computing talk: Florian Rupp (Department of Mathematics and Science, German University of Technology in Oman):
Lyapunov Exponents and the Stability of Structures Subject to Random Perturbations  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 come.tum (Munich) students: Work in Progress
 Michael Kraus:
Design of Experiments in Finite Element Analysis and Engineering Design  Ahmed Abdelhamid:
Postprocessing of Uniaxial and Biaxial Matrial Tests  Shahrokh Shayegan:
Macro Element Method in Crash worthiness Analysis
 Michael Kraus:
 Chunxiang Huang:
Master’s Thesis: Efficient meshing and remeshing algorithms for model\ling the laser beam melting processes  Nicolas Lachenmaier:
Master’s Thesis: Fluidstructure interactions in turbochargers  HansJoachim Bungartz/all:
Briefing of participants for BGCE review session
July 13, 2013, Garching
 Ravikishore Kommajosyula:
Honours Project: ATHLET Scripting Framework for Embedding/Extending  Felix Rempe:
Master Thesis: Automated Optimization of Car Parts using Finite Element Simulation  come.tum (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 CE (Erlangen) students: Workshop
 Constantin Vogel:
Carrier Phase Estimation in Action  MaximilianVolkan Baloglu:
Heterogeneous Computing of Anamorphic 3D Geometry
 Constantin Vogel:
 Christian Pelties (Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, LMU):
SeisSol: The ADERDG method for earthquake simulation
June 13, 2013, Munich
 B. Wassermann:
Implementation of an Isogeometric ReissnerMindlin Shell Element  M. Kraus:
Extension of the Design Clauses in EC 5 for Tension Perpendicular to the Grain in Double Tapered, Curved and Pitch Cambered Beams  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 CSE (Garching) students: Workshop
 X. Xue:
Repeater Coordination  C. Pachajoa:
Conversion of quantities from a FD NavierStokes solver to lattice Boltzmann distributions  R. Kommajosyula:
Optimizing material utilization for Sheet metal forming
 X. Xue:
 P. Zerbe:
Tension Instabilities in Sheet Metals during Industrial Deep Drawing Processes
May 23, 2013, Erlangen
 A. Schäfer (Chair of Computer Architecture at FAU):
Stencil Codes: Common Pitfalls and Uncommon Solutions  C. Rettinger, M. Farahani, C. Vogel, M. Baloglu:
Unconventional discretizations of the temperature equation (BGCE Project)  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 COME (Munich) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 A. Hemmler:
Acoustics meets bones  C. Huang:
Implementation of a pre and a postprocessor for isogeometric beam elements in MATLAB  D. Scheffold:
Interactive Flood Simulation
 A. Hemmler:
 Prof. S. Mohanti (Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology, India):
Modelling and Simulation in Mineral Processing: An Overview
Previous Speakers at the Research Day
January 17, 2013, Garching
 H.J. Bungartz:
Address of welcome and announcements  D. Gudu:
Parallel tsunami simulations with blockstructured adaptive mesh refinement (Master’s Thesis)  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 CSE (Garching) students: Honours Projects
 D. Pinaev and A. Bakhtiari:
Implementation of a 3D Seismic Wave Model on Adaptive Meshes in PeanoClaw  C. Pachajoa, F. Rempe and M. Seravalli:
Symbolic Reasoning on Embedded Controllers for Industrial Diagnostics
 D. Pinaev and A. Bakhtiari:
 COME (Munich) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 B. Wassermann:
Experimental Modal Analysis  H. Hu:
Structural Optimization of an Automotive Seat for the Electric Vehicle MUTE  C. Wu:
Moving Boundary Problem Based on Arbitrary Lagrangian Eulerian Method
 B. Wassermann:
 F. Jenko:
Petascale Simulations of Kinetic Turbulence in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas
December 13, 2012, Munich
 L. Song:
Integration of Carat++ in ANSYS Workbench for FEbased Bead Optimization (Honours Project)  CE (Erlangen) students: Workshop
 N. Lachenmaier:
Studying at FernUniversität Hagen  M. Nierla:
Blocking for 3D Jacobilike Schemes
 N. Lachenmaier:
 CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Q. Cai (UTG, TUM):
The Finite Cell Method for Transport Problems in Porous Media  Dr. M. Zimmermann (BMW):
Solution Spaces for HighDimensional Design Problems: Applications in Vehicle Crash Safety
November 15, 2012, Erlangen
 M. Nierla, J. Bleisteiner:
Simulation of Granular Material in a Rotating Cylinder  H. Köstler, B. Gmeiner:
From Starcraft to Cambridge or How to Win a Strategy Game with Evolutionary Algorithms.  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 D. Pinaev and A. Bakhtiari:
A 3D Seismic Wave Model on Adaptive Refined Meshes in PeanoClaw  C. Pachajoa:
CFD and Chemical Reaction  M. Seravalli:
Symbolic Reasoning on Embedded Controllers for Industrial Diagnostics
 D. Pinaev and A. Bakhtiari:
 D. Kuzmin (AM3):
High Resolution FiniteElement Methods for Numerical Simulation of Fluids  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 D. Staubach:
Static Grid Refinement for Parallel Lattice Boltzmann Simulations
July 12, 2012, Erlangen
 M. Hofmann:
Parallelisation of swimmer models for swarms of bacteria in the physics engine pe  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 B. Wassermann:
Improving computational efficiency of a dynamic soilstructure interaction analysis program  P. Zerbe:
Trees: not always green  C. Wu:
Coefficient solver for high order FEM post processing
 B. Wassermann:
 CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 W. Degen:
König’s lemma, infinite marriages, and tiling the plane
June 14, 2012, Munich
 I. Arsenyev:
Evaluation of efficient macromechanical properties of trabecular bone using MicroCT models  CSE (Garching) students: Workshop
 C. Pachajoa:
Adaptive grid refinement for LatticeBoltzmann methods  M. Seravalli:
Optimization patterns for C/C++  F. Rempe:
Costa Rica
 C. Pachajoa:
 A. Apostolatos:
Isogeometric Beams and Integration Efficiency  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Dr. F.Y. Zhao:
Inverse Computational Fluid Dynamics Applied in the Built Air Environment
May 10, 2012, Garching
 M. Gee:
Algebraic Multigrid in FluidStructure Interaction with Applications in Vascular Mechanics  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 T. Kovacevic:
Hybrid Molecular Dynamics – Lattice Boltzmann Simulations for Complex Liquids  S. Shahvarani::
Semiautomated ontology learning for scientific computing projects  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 B. Reuter:
Parallel simulation of light propagation using GPGPUs  Simulating granular media in a rotating cylinder
 C. Rachinger:
Experimental background  N. Lachenmaier:
Project plan  M. Nierla:
Coding issues with peframework
 C. Rachinger:
 B. Reuter:
 Dmitry Pinaev:
Multidimensional Spline Interpolation in Geophysics
January 19, 2012, Munich
 M. Saeedi:
Stochastic modeling of atmospheric wind in application to the aeroelastic simulation of a rotating blade  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 G. Steber:
FSI between OpenFoam and Calculix  D. Schillinger:
A seamless isogeometric designthroughanalysis methodology based on the Finite Cell Method for complex geometric models  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
December 8, 2011, Garching
 C. Lasser:
Quantum dynamics via classical mechanics  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 D. Gudu and M. Hinterstocker:
MRI goes FRAVE  A. Stavrev:
Stochastic Buckling Analysis of Imperfect ISection BeamColumns  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 A. Apostolatos: Contact Problems and Isogeometric Analysis
 J. Luque: Structural Reliabilitybased Optimization
 J. Prsa:
Isogeometric analysis applied on a wingflap model
November 17, 2011, Erlangen
 M. Hofmann, P. Manstetten:
Simulating Phase Transitions of Hard Spherocylinders in the pe Physics Engine (BGCE project)  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 T. Zhou:
OpenFOAM applied in CFD Simulation of Head Pressure Waves and its Comparisons with CFX  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 D. Anderl, M. Kreutzer:
Report on Exchange to KTH Stockholm and Master Theses at ABB  S. Bogner:
Hydrodynamic Stability of Floating Objects
July 14, 2011, Munich
 W. Betz:
Polynomial Chaos Approximations of Random Variables – NonIntrusive Spectral Methods  J. Degroote (Gent):
Partitioned Simulation of FluidStructure Interaction  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 M. Mihai: Visualizing the Structural Variability of Isosurfaces in Uncertain Scalar Fields
 T. Kovacevic: Scenario Generator in a Molecular Dynamics Project
 M. Georgiev: Particle Tracer for Fluid Simulations
 CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 V.V. Buwa (IIT Delhi):
Multiscale Modeling and Simulation of Complex Multiphase Flows
June 30, 2011, Garching
 D. Jarema:
Comparison and Coupling of a LatticeBoltzmann Fluidinteraction Code with the Faxen Correction Approach (Master’s Thesis)  come.TUM (Muenchen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 D. Gudu and A. Shahvarani:
Visualization and Simulation Techniques (Elite Project)  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 M. Bauer, C. Kuschel and K. Sembritzki: Evaluation of PGAS Languages for a LinkedCell Algorithm
 T. Huckle:
Science and Ethics – Some illustrative and amusing examples
May 12, 2011, Erlangen
 M. Grießinger, C. Nan:
Final Talk Honours Projekt: Evaluation of HHG  G. Wellein (RRZE):
Application Performance in the MultiCore Era — Lessons to Be Learned for Exascale Computing  Visitation of LiMa — Bavaria’s fastest Super Computer
 CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 M. Heene, M. Hofmann, P. Manstetten, D. Staubach:
Introduction Honours Project: Simulating PhaseTransitions with Spherocylinders in the pe Physics Engine  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 W. Betz: Discretization of random fields
 M. Saeedi: Wind Field Simulation
 T. Zhu: CFD Simulation on the generation of pressure waves near a high speed train using OpenFOAM
January 20, 2011, Munich
 C. Becker:
Impact of turbulence on the flow at complex geometries – comparison of 2D shallow water equation – RANS  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 M. Grießinger, C. Nan: Comparison of the HHG and Peano framework
 CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 E. Ebrahim: Dust particle classification
 D. Jarema : Resource manager in a walk on the clouds project
 D. Karam : Web of things
 M. Mihai : Solver components using the sciCODE plugin
 J. Prsa : Computational sustainability
 S. Sicklinger:
Evaluation and investigation of explicit coupling schemes for partitioned fluidstructure interaction (BGCE project)  Zohar Yosibash (Ben Gurion University, Israel):
An afternoon talk on human femurs – biomechanical experiments, modeling and numerical simulation
December 9, 2010, Garching
 Riko Jacob:
Memory Efficient Sorting, Permuting and Hierarchization of Sparse Grids  CE (Erlangen) students: Rodeo
 E. Ebrahim and D. Jarema:
A walk on the clouds: Middleware use in Computational Applications and Resource Management in Distributed Systems (BGCE project)  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 N. Shahriari:
Direct numerical simulation of a swept blunt body at various angles of attack for supersonic flight vehicles (Master’s Thesis)
November 11, 2010, Erlangen
 J. Götz:
Direct Numerical Simulation of Particulate Flows on 300.000 Compute Cores  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 M. Bauer, C. Kuschel, and K. Sembritzki:
Comparison of PGAS languages for a linkedcell algorithm (BGCE project)  COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
 D. Ritter: Multigrid on multiple GPUs
July 1st, 2010, Garching
 COME (Munich) students: BGCE Rodeo
Isogeometric Analysis with CARAT++  M. Mihai:
A walk on the clouds: distributed applications and computations (BGCE project)  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 N. MelikBakhudarov:
Semisupervised learning on adaptive sparse grids  A. Magana Mora (KAUST): KAUSTTUM: one thousand and one projects
June 10, 2010, Munich
 M. Breitenberger:
Isogeometric Analysis with CARAT++  Li Huang:
Using Wii Remote in Virtual Reality Systems  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 E. Stavropoulou, M. Hojjat:
Geometry treatment and shape optimization for fluidstructure interaction wind engineering problems  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Work in Progress
May 27, 2010, Erlangen
 M. Kreutzer:
Implementation and Optimization of a Jacobi solver on CUDA  COME (München) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 B. Bergen (Los Alamos National Lab):
An Application Model for TotalWorkflow Using OpenCL  CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 D. Anderl:
BGCE Project: Comparison of the Frameworks Peano and HHG
January 21, 2010, Munich
 H. Wille:
Continuous Pedestrian Simulation  CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 S. Geißelsöder: Supervised Teaching
 CSE (Garching) students: BGCE Rodeo
 M. Fischer:
Carat++: An ObjectOriented and Parallel Finite Element Software  Dr.Ing. A. Hörmann (EADS):
Structural Optimization of Aircrafts
December 10, 2009, Garching
 CE (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 N. MelikBarkhudarov and S. Selcuk:
Elite Project: Free Surface Flow Visualization for Peano  COME (München) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 T. Both and S. Sicklinger: Mortar Method for the Partitioned Solution of Surface Coupled Problems
 L. Huang: Vector Extrapolation Method for FSI
 H. Wille: Development of a Continuous Pedestrian Simulator
 Y. Li:
Towards a Framework for Empirical Project Analysis for Software Engineering Models
November 5, 2009, Erlangen
 B. Gmeiner:
Convergence Rate Optimization and tauExtrapolation for Multigrid FEM Solvers  Computational Mechanics (München) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Cell workshop presentations:
Sarpkan Selcuk, Daniel KleineAlbers and Markus Stürmer  CSE (München) students: BGCE Work in Progress
 Nima Shahriari: Implementation of free surface with Lattice Boltzmann in Peano
 Daniel KleineAlbers: Experiences of the Internship at CERN
 S. Geisselsöder:
Elite Project: Rolling mill simulation on multicore processors
July 9, 2009, Garching:
 Takayuki Aoki: (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
GPU computing for CFD applications  Christoph Kowitz:
The Peano Framework  Daniel Butnaru:
Parallelisation in the Peano Framework  Computational Engineering (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 BGCE Work in Progress:
 Kai Sheng: Java 3D GUI Development for Automotive Design
 Robert Schmidt: Integration CADCAE based on isogeometric analyis
 Hao Zhou: Extraction of graphs from building ground plans
 Visit of the Leibniz Supercomputing Centre
 BGCE Barbecue (celebrating 25 BGCE Research Days)
May 28, 2009, Erlangen:
 Computational Mechanics (München) students: BGCE Rodeo
 CSE (Garching) students: Work in Progress
 Florian Rathgeber:
Fire simulation (Bachelor thesis)  Harald Köstler:
Introduction to GPU programming  Sunil Ramgopal, Mustafa Kavasoglu, Yuanjun Zhang:
Multigrid on Cell and GPU (Honours project)  Felipe Aristizabal (Nanofluids Research Group, McGill University, Canada):
Multiscale simulation of nanofluid dynamics
May 14, 2009, Munich:
 Kenta Sugihara (Tokyo Institute of Technology):
GPU Computing of Compressible Flow by using MultiMoment IDOCF Scheme  Tim Ricken:
Gekoppelte Mehrfeld, Mehrphasen und Mehrskalenmodelle (Computational Mechanics Seminar)  Demo:
Interactive Thermal Comfort Simulation  CSE (TUM) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Florian Mintgen:
Development and Implementation of a Wall Model for the Immersed Boundary Method  BGCE Work in Progress:
 Florian Rathgeber: Sparse Representation using the BatchOMP Algorithm on the GPU
 Stefan Geisselsöder: Shared Memory Parallelization of the PE Physics Engine
 Rishi Patil: Simulation of Quenching Process in Coal Gasification
 Klaus Sembritzki: TimeofFlight Camera for Mouse Input
January 15, 2009, Munich:
 Quanji Cai:
Calculation of Curvature Based on Data Clouds  Mahmoud Ismail :
One Dimensional FSI Modelling of an Arterial Tree  Computational Engineering (Erlangen) students: BGCE Rodeo
 Chien Ming Wang (Technical University Singapore):
Very Large Floating Structures – Creating Land from the Sea  BGCE Work in Progress:
 Dheevatsa Mudigere: Neural Network Control for the SelfErecting Inverted Pendulum
 Ventsislav Petkov: An Introduction to Periscope
December 18, 2008, Garching:
 Kaveh Rahnema:
Self Erecting Inverted Pendulum: modeling, simulation and the real system  Coskun Özgür :
Positron activity surface imaging using tracked beta probes for intraoperative control of resection borders in cancer surgery  come.tum students: BGCE Rodeo
 BGCE Work in Progress:
 Yunyun Ni: Room Acoustic Simulation
 Nikola Bednar: Efficient Computation of Hilbert Mappings
 Daniel Butnaru:
Grid Services and GridSFEA  Olgica Nikolin:
Integration of GridSFEA into gEclipse
November 27, 2008, Erlangen:
 Dominik Haspel:
Simulation of clotting processes using nonnewtonian blood models and the lattice boltzmann method  Michael Hanke (KTH Stockholm):
Computational Modelling of Metabolism in Mammalian Cells  CSE students: BGCE Rodeo
 BGCE Work in Progress: (come.tum)
 Kai Sheng: Development and visualization of carmassallocation using Java
 Florian Mintgen: Development and Implementation of a Bead Optimization Algorithm
 Hao Zhou: Numerical homogenisation
 Sima Zahedi Fard: Algebraic and elliptic grid generation on blockstructured domains
 Constantin Popa (Ovidius University Constanta):
Constrained Component Averaging in Image Reconstruction
June 12, 2008, Garching/LRZ:
 come.tum students: BGCE Rodeo
 Ilya Saverchenko (LRZ):
Remote Visualization of Interactive Simulations on the Grid  Bian Xin:
Numerical Solution of the Potential Equation on Nonorthogonal Meshes  Adriana Bocoi:
Adaptive Channel Capacity in Optical LongHaul Networks  BGCE Work in Progress:
 Mustafa Kavasoglu, Yuanjun Zhang, Sunil Ramgopal: Optimizing a Multigrid Poisson Solver on GPU and Cell Processor for Applications in Image Processing
 Rishi Patil, Björn Gmeiner: Implementation of the Multiple Phase and Component Model According to Shan and Chen into waLBerla
 Evelyn Otero, Yunyun Ni: Room Acoustics Simulation
 Ali Shadavakhsh: Modeling Elastomer behaviour
May 8, 2008, Erlangen:
 CSE students: BGCE Rodeo
 Yongqi Sun:
Parallel DAE Solver in Power Plant Simulation  Daniel Ritter:
Fast multigrid solvers for molecular dynamics on the Cell Broadband Engine  Matthias Grajewski (U Dortmund):
A new fast and accurate grid deformation method for adaptivity on locally structured grids
April 24, 2008, Munich:
 Yue Zhao:
A Computational Human Model for Thermal Comfort Simulation  Hao Zhang:
Successive Latin Hypercube Designs for Global Metamodeling Techniques  Quanji Cai:
(1) Automated adjustment of automotive seating structures
(2) Calculation of curvature based on data clouds  CE students: BGCE Rodeo
January 31, 2008, Erlangen:
 Dominik Bartuschat, Eugenio Carvalheira, Dominik Haspel, Yongqi Sun:
EEG Based Reconstruction of Dipolar Current Sources within the Human Head  Yongqi Sun:
Parallel Solvers for Power Plant Simulation  Gerhard Wellein:
Architecture and Performance of Multi/Manycore Algorithms  Klaus Iglberger:
Large scale LatticeBoltzmann Simulations: The need for Supercomputers  Jan Götz:
Lattice Boltzmann Blood Flow Simulation with the Cell Processor
January 10, 2008, Garching:
 Adriana Bocoi, Anca Berariu, Coskun Özgür, Bian Xin, Krzysztof Golab, Bernhard Gatzhammer:
Visualising the Millions  Janos Benk, Fayssal El Moufatich, Deepak Pandey:
Financial Model Fitter  Alexander Heinecke:
Parallel Matrix Multiplication based on SpaceFilling Curves on Shared Memory Platforms  Konrad Waldherr:
Numerical Linear Algebra Tasks in a Quantum Control Problem
November 29, 2007, München:
 Iason Papaioannou:
FluidStructure Interaction with High Order Finite Element Methods  Stefan Diebels (Chair of Applied Mechanics, Saarland University):
Multiscale Computations and Extended Continua  Johannes Guggenberger (MüllerBBM Gmbh):
Reduction of Large FEModels to Improve Computational Performance  Christian Dick:
GPUFriendly HighQuality Terrain Rendering
July 12, 2007, München:
 Ernst Rank:
IGSSE – International Graduate School of Science and Engineering  Roland Wüchner:
IGSSEProject: Isogeometric shape optimal design of surface coupled 3D structures  Christoph van Treeck:
IGSSEProject: Interplay between Building, it Users, the Climate and Energy Efficiency  Zhengxiong Yang:
IGSSEProject: Computational Steering for Orthopeadics  Michael Bader, Carsten Trinitis:
IGSSEProject: Hardwareaware Simulation and Computing  André Borrmann:
Specification and implementation of directional operators in a 3D Spatial Query Language for Building Information Models
June 14, 2007, Garching

 Coskun Özgür, Bian Xin, Anca Berariu, Krzysztof Golab, Adriana Bocoi, Bernhard Gatzhammer:
Visualising the Millions  Janos Benk, Fayssal El Moufatich, Deepak Pandey:
Financial Model Fitter  Florian Grüner (Department of Physics, LMU):
Simulation of laserdriven electronacceleration: on the path into a novel field of physics
 Coskun Özgür, Bian Xin, Anca Berariu, Krzysztof Golab, Adriana Bocoi, Bernhard Gatzhammer:
 invited talk:
Alfonso BuenoOrovio:
Extension of Spectral Methods to Irregular Domains via a Fictitious Domain Approach
(2007 CS&E Student Paper Prize awarded by BGCE at the SIAM Conference on Computatational Science and Engineering)  Visit of the new federal supercomputer at the Leibniz Rechenzentrum.
May 10, 2007, Erlangen
 Klaus Iglberger:
Rigid body dynamics  Jingfeng Han:
Hot spot segmentation for validation of SPECT/CT hybrid scanner  Eugenio Carvalheira, Yongqi Sun, Dominik Haspel, Dominik Bartuschat:
Elite project 2007: EEG based reconstruction of dipolar current sources within the human head  Jegan Mohan:
Implementation of a Linear Elasticity Solver Using Expression Templates  Manfred Kaltenbacher:
Computational Acoustics
Febrary 8, 2007, München
See pictures of the event (taken by Ulrich Rüde).
 HansGeorg Sehlhorst:
Implementation and numerical investigation of a twodimensional anisotropic higherorder finite element formulation  Haoxin Zhao:
Transferring the solution of a shortest path problem to a personal digital assistant  Iason Papaioannou:
Learning objectoriented programming in the context of using a multiphysics FEM library  Andreas Niggl:
Volume models for the computation and the design of Civil Engineering structures  Demonstration IRoom: visit of the VirtualRealityLab of the chair of Bauinformatik.
January 18, 2007, Garching
(reduced program because of storm “Kyrill”)
 Ursula Mayer:
A Fourth Order SemiImplicit RungeKuttaMethod for Compressible Euler Equations  Audrey Nemeth:
A New Method to Find Collisions between Moving Objects, Application: Rockfall Simulation  Mohamed Bamakhrama, Carla Guillen, Ursula Mayer, Lejing Wang:
Peano Geometric Sophisticated Interface
November 23, 2006, Erlangen
 Heiko Kettler and Markus Gebhard:
FVM & stabilized FEM simulation to analyze the airflow through the esophagus during substitute voice generation  Tobias Gradl:
Parallel Multigrid for Finite Elements  Markus Stürmer:
Cell processor programming  Michael Griebel (Institute for Numerical Simulation, Univ. Bonn; invited talk):
A parallel three dimensional incompressible NavierStokes solver for twophase flow problems with surface tension using a levelset approach
July 6, 2006, Garching
 Niko Manopulo:
Computer Aided Robustness Optimization and Objective Function Calculation  Zhang Hao:
Transferring the Solution of a Shortest Path Problem to a Personal Digital Assistant  Ursula Mayer and Carla Guillen:
Summer School in Fluid Structure Interaction  ‘Eric’ Wei E:
An Overview of Enterprise Search and Its Performance Issue  Mohamed Bamakhrama and Lejing Wang:
Peano Geometric Sophisticated Interface Project
June 22, 2006, Erlangen
Thursday, June 22, 2006 in Erlangen (HEC Symposium)
June 1st, 2006, Erlangen
 Zheng Yuanhang:
Motion Blur  Daniel Ritter:
Hybrid control in preparative chromatography  Marcus Gebhardt and Heiko Kettler:
FEM and FVM simulation to analyze the airflow through the esophagus during substitute voice generation  Stefan Donath:
Power Optimization Techniques for Digital Integrated Circuits in Deep Submicron and Nanometer ASIC Technologies  Kunal Arora:
Hybrid LESRANS technique based on oneequation nearwall model  Sankha Banerjee:
Turbulence modelling using eigenvalue (invariant) approach
May 18, 2006, München
 Zhang Hao:
Transferring the solution of a shortest path problem to a personal digital assistant.  Michael Fischer:
Structural Optimization  Ioan Muntean:
Supervised Teaching (CSE)  Cihan Turgut:
Verification of spot weld failure modelling using ABAQUS/Explicit
Jan 12, 2006, Garching
 R. Mundani:
Organisation and Steering of Simulation Processes Using Octrees  S. Schraufstetter:
Efficient storage and processing of adaptive triangular grids using an approach based on Sierpinski curves  J. Weidendörfer:
Performance measurements for cache optimisation  D. Popiv, V. Dikov, L. Valgaerts, N. Manopulo, I. Saverchenko:
Molecular Dynamics Project: Student Project at CSE – Elitenetzwerk Bayern
Dec 2, 2005, München
 H. Heidkamp:
Enlargement of the Metro Station Marienplatz – A Complex Tunnel Project beneath the Munich City Hall  P. Andres Suarez:
Robust design optimization in sheet metal forming  Y.J. Chan:
Development of a building energy simulation prototype using Maple  P. Rhyzhakov:
Numerical simulation of radiative heat exchange between faces using a radiosity approach  N. Manopulo:
Molecular Dynamics Project: Student Project at CSE – Elitenetzwerk Bayern
Nov 17, 2005, Erlangen
 J. Götz:
Numerical Simulation of Blood Flow  V. Buwa:
Numerical Simulations of Bubble Formation on Submerged Orifices  M. Prümmer:
2D3D Image Registration  Chr. Möller:
Numerical Treatment of Singularities in the Reconstruction of Dipoleinduced ElectroMagnetic Potentials in the Human Head
Jul 7, 2005, Garching
 R. Fischer:
Multigrid Methods for anisotropic BTTB Systems  T. Weinzierl, T. Neckel:
Peano curves and cache efficieny for solving PDE  D. Pflüger:
Data Mining using Sparse Grids
HighEndComputing Symposium, Jun 16, 2005, Erlangen
 A. Bode:
Höchstleistungsrechnen: Stand der Technik und Bedeutung für Wirtschaft und Wissenschaft in Europa  C. Körner:
Lattice Boltzmann Methode mit freien Oberflächen für Schaumbildungsprozesse  H. D. Simon:
Towards Petascale Computing for Science
May 12, 2005, Erlangen
 C. Feichtinger, K. Iglberger, N. Thuerey:
Lattice Boltzmann simulation with (moving) particles  H.J. Bungartz:
Elite SimulationSoftware Project at TUM  T. Pohl:
Parallel Lattice Boltzmann with Free Surfaces and Applications in the Material Sciences