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Mathematics and natural sciences are indispensable constituents
of all higher education in engineering and technology-oriented
fields. True to Humboldt’s ideal, the Department of Mathematics
and Natural Sciences is committed to outstanding research and
teaching which is nationally and internationally competitive. Its
activities are characterized by strong interactions with engineers,
computer scientists, and economists as wells as with technology
companies in the region and elsewhere.
Key research areas
»» Discrete mathematics, graph theory, and combinatorics
»» Mathematical statistics
»» Mathematical systems theory
»» Non-linear and stochastic optimization
»» Theory and numerics of differential equations
»» Microreaction technology and nanobiotechnology
»» Nano-carbon chemistry (Fullerenes, nanotubes, micro
diamonds)
»» Biopolymers and porous media
»» Energy science
»» Functional surfaces and nanostructures
»» Light-matter interaction and dynamic phenomena in solids
»» Magnetism at the atomic and molecular level
»» Technical physics
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