Members of the MathOpt Team
Head of Group
Prof. Dr. rer.nat. habil. Sebastian Sager
Prof. Dr. rer.nat. habil. Sebastian Sager
Address:

Building 2 Room 224
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Optimal Control
  • Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Programming
  • Simultaneous Methods for Constrained Nonlinear Optimal Control Problems
  • Numerical Methods for Optimum Experimental Design
  • Machine Learning and Optimization
  • Optimization under Uncertainty

  • Applications in Mobility, Energy, Clinical Decision Support
Secretary
Susanne Heß
 Susanne Heß
Address:

Building 2 Room 201
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Senior Staff
Dr. Florian Kehrle
Dr. Florian Kehrle
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Expertise / Interests:
  • Mathematical Optimization in Medicine
  • Electrocardiac signals and Tachycardia
  • Mixed Reality in Medical Training and Education
  • Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
Dr. Maximilian Merkert
Dr. Maximilian Merkert
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Building 2 Room 222
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Mixed Integer Nonlinear Programming
  • Network Optimization & Applications
  • Polyhedral Combinatorics
  • Graph Theory
  • Game Theory
Dr. Jeremi Mizerski
Dr. Jeremi Mizerski
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Building 2 Room 212
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Cardiology
  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Medical Applications
Dr. Benjamin Peters
Dr. Benjamin Peters
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Building 2 Room 205
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • SDPs
  • Polynomial optimization
Dr. Clemens Zeile
Dr. Clemens Zeile
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Building 2 Room 221a
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Mathematical Optimization in Medicine
PhD Students
Anna Gebhard
 Anna Gebhard
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Building 2 Room 204
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Receding Horizon Optimal Control
  • Real-Time Optimization
  • Modeling and Parameter Estimation
  • Applications in Medicine
Mirko Hahn
 Mirko Hahn
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Building 2 Room 204
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Mixed-integer Nonlinear Optimization
  • Optimization with PDE Constraints
  • Optimization with Set-Valued Variables

  • Application Gas and Power Networks
Veronica Haritonova
 Veronica Haritonova
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Building 2 Room 222
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Inverse Optimization
  • Optimal Control
  • Modeling and Parameter Estimation
  • Applications in Medicine
Do Duc Le
 Do Duc Le
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Building 2 Room 223
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Mathematical Optimization in Traffic
  • Mixed-Integer Optimal Control
Patrick Lilienthal
 Patrick Lilienthal
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Building 2 Room 223
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Mathematical modeling with applications in medicine
  • Focus on hematopoiesis
  • Parameter estimation
  • Optimum experimental design
Carl Julius Martensen
 Carl Julius Martensen
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Building 2 Room 205
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Scientific Machine Learning
  • Data-Driven System Estimation
Carsten Matke
 Carsten Matke
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EWE-Forschungszentrum für Energietechnologie e.V.
Carl-von-Ossietzky-Str. 15
D-26129 Oldenburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
  • Optimization under Uncertainty
  • Application to Electricity Transmission Grid
Adrian Reimann
 Adrian Reimann
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Building 2 Room 212
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Optimization Methods for Machine Learning
  • Applications in Medicine
Manuel Tetschke
 Manuel Tetschke
Address:

Building 2 Room 221a
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg, Germany
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
  • Nonlinear Model-Predictive Control
  • Real-Time Online Optimization

  • Applications in Automotive Engineering Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
Tobias Weber
 Tobias Weber
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Building 2 Room 204
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Nonlinear Model-Predictive Control

  • Electrocardiac signals and Tachycardia
  • Source detection in graphs
Sören Weniger
 Sören Weniger
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Building 02 Room 205
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Associated PhD Students (second supervisor)
Shaimaa Monem
 Shaimaa Monem
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Daria Shaydurova
 Daria Shaydurova
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Building 02 Room 222
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Advanced Topics in Monomial Patterns for Polynomial Optimization
Master students and hiwis
Denis Dietze
 Denis Dietze
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Building 02 Room X
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Jonas Schulze
 Jonas Schulze
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Former Members
Felix Bernhardt
 Felix Bernhardt
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Dr. Anamaria Bodea
Dr. Anamaria Bodea
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Dr. Alexander Buchner
Dr. Alexander Buchner
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Hendrik Burgdörfer
 Hendrik Burgdörfer
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Dr. Holger Diedam
Dr. Holger Diedam
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Expertise / Interests:
  • Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
  • Nonlinear Model-Predictive Control
  • Real-Time Online Optimization
  • Automated Modelling

  • Applications in Economics
  • Applications in Psychology
  • Applications in Robotics
Dr. Michael Engelhart
Dr. Michael Engelhart
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Room 407
Im Neuenheimer Feld 368
69120 Heidelberg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
  • Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Programming

  • Applications in Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Applications in Psychology
Dr. Janick Frasch
Dr. Janick Frasch
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Felix Gnettner
 Felix Gnettner
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Dr. Kathrin Hatz
Dr. Kathrin Hatz
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Dr. Andreas Himmel
Dr. Andreas Himmel
Address:

Max-Planck-Institut für Dynamik komplexer technischer Systeme Room S 3.15
Sandtorstraße 1
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Parameter estimation
  • Nonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
  • Optimization under Uncertainty
  • Applications in Chemical Engineering
Dr. Tony Huschto
Dr. Tony Huschto
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Dr. Dennis Janka
Dr. Dennis Janka
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Room 402
Im Neuenheimer Feld 368
69120 Heidelberg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Numerical Methods for Optimum Experimental Design
  • Numerical Methods for Optimal Control Problems

  • Applications in Chemical Engineering
Dr. Felix Jost
Dr. Felix Jost
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Building 2 Room 204
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Modelling of hematopoietic processes
  • Parameter estimation
  • Optimum experimental design
  • Dual control

  • Applications in robotics and medicine
Dr. Michael Jung
Dr. Michael Jung
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Dr. Sabrina Kellner
Dr. Sabrina Kellner
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Dr. Christian Kirches
Dr. Christian Kirches
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Dr. Lilian Kramer
Dr. Lilian Kramer
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Jeanny Langer
 Jeanny Langer
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Christian Laus
 Christian Laus
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Sarah Lorenz
 Sarah Lorenz
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Dr. Stephan Ludwig
Dr. Stephan Ludwig
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Mark Mueller
 Mark Mueller
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Dr. Kai-Friederike Oelbermann
Dr. Kai-Friederike Oelbermann
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Building 2 Room 222
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Optimal Design of Experiments
  • Proportional representation
Dr. Jonas Rauch
Dr. Jonas Rauch
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Room 404
Im Neuenheimer Feld 368
69120 Heidelberg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Optimal Control Policies in Airline Revenue Management
  • Airline Demand ForecastingNonlinear Mixed-Integer Dynamic Optimization
Kristine Rinke
 Kristine Rinke
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Building 2 Room 223
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Mathematical models in biology/ecology and medicine
  • Physiologically structured models
  • Parameter estimation
  • Optimal control of clinically relevant cancer chemotherapy schedules and optimal combination of different cancer therapies
Anja Schäfer
 Anja Schäfer
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Paul Scharnhorst
 Paul Scharnhorst
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Susanne Scholl
 Susanne Scholl
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Dr. Stephan Sorgatz
Dr. Stephan Sorgatz
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Building 2 Room 223
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Optimization of Vehicular Traffic at Traffic Light Intersections
  • Implementation of an Acceleration Controller using Model Predictive Control
Dr. Emily Speakman
Dr. Emily Speakman
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Building 02 Room 222
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Dr. Anna Thünen
Dr. Anna Thünen
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Dr. Le Thi Thien Thuy
Dr. Le Thi Thien Thuy
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Building 02 Room 222
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Control theory
  • Numerical optimal control
  • Set-valued numerics
Dr. Jennifer Uebbing
Dr. Jennifer Uebbing
Address:

Max-Plank Institut für Dynamik komplexer technischer Systeme Room N 3.15
Sandtorstraße 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Parameter estimation
  • Optimal control
  • Finite element method
Dr. Leonard Wirsching
Dr. Leonard Wirsching
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Room 411
Im Neuenheimer Feld 368
69120 Heidelberg
Germany

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Expertise / Interests:
  • Nonlinear optimization
  • SQP methods
  • Numerics of optimal control and parameter estimation
  • Model predictive control
  • Moving horizon estimation
  • ODE modelling and simulation
  • Sensitivity generation
  • Jun 22nd 2021, Andreas Himmel succesfully defended his PhD thesis on "Optimization-based Operation Strategy and Storage Design for Coupled Processes".

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Prof. Dr. Sebastian Sager
Head of MathOpt group
at the Institute of Mathematical Optimization
at the Faculty of Mathematics
at the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg

Universitätsplatz 2, 02-224
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

: +49 391 67 58745
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Susanne Heß

Universitätsplatz 2, 02-201
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

: +49 391 67 58756
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  • Jun 22nd 2021, Andreas Himmel succesfully defended his PhD thesis on "Optimization-based Operation Strategy and Storage Design for Coupled Processes".

...more

Prof. Dr. Sebastian Sager
Head of MathOpt group
at the Institute of Mathematical Optimization
at the Faculty of Mathematics
at the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg

Universitätsplatz 2, 02-224
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

: +49 391 67 58745
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Susanne Heß

Universitätsplatz 2, 02-201
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

: +49 391 67 58756
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