Scientific Computing

Numerical Simulation of Lasers

  • modelling of physical effects in solid-state-lasers

  • calculation of beam quality, output power and pulse width

  • laser resonators and amplifiers

Prof. Dr. Christoph Pflaum, Ramon Springer

Numerical Solution of PDE's by Sparse Grids

  • sparse Grids reduce the computaional amount for solving PDE's

  • efficient algorithms for solving high dimensional  PDE's with variable coefficients on sparse grids

  • solution of high dimensional Schrödinger equation

  • convergence analysis, numerical analysis

      Talk on sparse grids

Prof. Dr. Christoph Pflaum, Serge Foko Fotso, Rainer Hartmann

Numerical Simulation of Thin Film Solar Cells

  • numerical solution of  Maxwell's equations on high performance computers

  • algorithms for the simulation of plasmonic effects

  • numerical  analysis of iterative solvers

  • simulation of  organic and  silicon solar cells

Prof. Dr. Christoph Pflaum, Julian Hornich