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On closer inspection, we find science and especially mathematics throughout our everyday lives, from the tap to automatic speed regulation on motorways, in medical technology or on our mobile phone. What the researchers, graduates and academic teachers in Karlsruhe puzzle about, you experience firsthand in our podcast "The modeling approach".

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On closer inspection, we find science and especially mathematics throughout our everyday lives, from the tap to automatic speed regulation on motorways, in medical technology or on our mobile phone. What the researchers, graduates and academic teachers in Karlsruhe puzzle about, you experience firsthand in our podcast "The modeling approach".
Language
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2019-02-24 13:49
last episode published
2019-02-22 09:45
publication frequency
40.8 days
Contributors
Sebastian Ritterbusch owner  
Gudrun Thäter, Sebastian Ritterbusch author  
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false
Number of Episodes
35
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Education Science & Medicine Natural Sciences Higher Education

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Episodes

Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors
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Portrait of Science

Gudrun met Magdalena Gonciarz in Dresden. They sat down in a very quiet Coffeeshop in Dreikönigskirche and talked about their experiences as scientists giving science an image. Magda started Portrait of science in 2016 with two objectives: to show tha...
M. Gonciarz & G. Thäter author
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Energy Markets

Gudrun Talks to Sema CoĹźkun who at the moment of the conversation in 2018 is a Post Doc researcher at the University Kaiserslautern in the group of financial mathematics. She constructs models for the behaviour of energy markets. In short the conversa...
S. Coşkun & G. Thäter author
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Nonhomogenous Fluids

In this episode Gudrun talks with her new colleague Xian Liao. In November 2018 Xian has been appointed as Junior Professor (with tenure track) at the KIT-Faculty of Mathematics. She belongs to the Institute of Analysis and works in the group Nonlinear...
X. Liao & G. Thäter author
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Inno2Grid

Gudrun talks to Carlos Mauricio Rojas La Rotta. They use a Skype connection since Carlos is in Berlin and Gudrun in Karlsruhe. Carlos is an electrical engineer from Colombia. His first degree is from Pontifcia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá. For five...
C. M. Rojas & G. Thäter author
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Micro Grids

Gudrun talks with the Scotish engineer Claire Harvey. After already having finished a Master's degree in Product design engineering at the University of Glasgow for the last two years Claire has been a student of the Energy Technologies (ENTECH) Master...
C. Harvey & G. Thäter author
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Electric Vehicles on the Grid

Gudrun talks to Zaheer Ahamed about the influence of an increasing number of Electric vehicles (EV) to the electrical grid. Zaheer just finished the ENTECH Master's program. He started it with his first year at the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (K...
Z.Ahamed & G.Thäter author
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SimScale

Gudrun talks to Jousef Murad about the computing platform SimScale. Jousef is currently studying mechanical engineering at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and focuses on turbulence modelling and computational mechanics in his Master's studi...
J.Murad & G.Thäter author
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Mechanical Engineering

In the last two semesters Gudrun has taught the courses Advanced Mathematics I and II for Mechanical Engineers. This is a mandatory lecture for the International mechanical engineering students at KIT in their first year of the Bachelor program. This p...
Y.Cai, S. Dhanrajani & G.Thäter author
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Dynamical Sampling

Gudrun met the USA-based mathematician Roza Aceska from Macedonia in Turin at the Conference MicroLocal and Time-Frequency Analysis 2018. The topic of the recorded conversation is dynamical sampling. The situation which Roza and other mathematician ...
R.Aceska & G.Thäter author
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Algebraic Geometry

Gudrun spent an afternoon at the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (MPI MSI) in Leipzig. There she met the Colombian mathematician Eliana Maria Duarte Gelvez. Eliana is a PostDoc at the MPI MSI in the Research group in Nonlinear Alge...
E.Duarte & G.Thäter author
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Automatic Differentiation

Gudrun talks with Asher Zarth. He finished his Master thesis in the Lattice Boltzmann Research group at the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT) in April 2018. Lattice Boltzmann methods (LBM) are an established method of computational fluid dynamic...
A.Zarth & G.Thäter author
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Singular Pertubation

Gudrun had two podcast conversations at the FEniCS18 workshop in Oxford (21.-23. March 2018). FEniCS is an open source computing platform for solving partial differential equations with Finite Element methods. This is the first of the two episodes fro...
R.Hill & G.Thäter author
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Embryonic Patterns

In March 2018 Gudrun visited University College London and recorded three conversations with mathematicians working there. Her first partner was Karen Page. She works in Mathematical Biology and is interested in mathematical models for pattern formati...
K.Page & G.Thäter author
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Turbulence

Martina Hofmanová has been working as a professor at the University of Bielefeld since October 2017. Previously, she was a Junior Professor at TU Berlin from February 2016 onwards, and before that an Assistant Lecturer, there. She studied at the Charle...
M.Hofmanová & G.Thäter author
16.11.2017

Weather Generator

Gudrun is speaking with the portuguese engineer Bruno Pousinho. He has been a student of the Energy Technologies (ENTECH) Master program. This is an international and interdisciplinary program under the label of the European Institute of Innovation and...
B.Pousinho & G.Thäter author
12.10.2017

Advanced Mathematics

Gudrun Thäter and Jonathan Rollin talk about their plans for the course Advanced Mathematics (taught in English) for mechanical engineers at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). The topics of their conversation are relevant in the mathematical ...
J.Rollin & G.Thäter author
25.05.2017

Cerebral Fluid Flow

This is one of two conversations which Gudrun Thäter recorded alongside the conference Women in PDEs which took place at our faculty in Karlsruhe on 27-28 April 2017. Marie Elisabeth Rognes was one of the seven invited speakers. Marie is Chief Researc...
M.E.Rognes& G.Thäter author
18.05.2017

Convolution Quadrature

This is one of two conversations which Gudrun Thäter recorded alongside the conference Women in PDEs which took place at our Department in Karlsruhe on 27-28 April 2017. Maria Lopez-Fernandez from the University La Sapienza in Rome was one of the seven...
M.Lopez-Fernandez& G.Thäter author
19.01.2017

Rage of the Blackboard

Constanza Rojas-Molina is a postdoc at the Institute of Applied Mathematics of the University of Bonn. Gudrun Thäter met her in Bonn to talk about Constanza's blog The Rage of the Blackboard. The blog’s title makes reference to an angry blackboard, but...
C.Rojas-Molina& G.Thäter author
22.12.2016

Julia Sets

Pascal Kraft is a researcher at the Institute for Applied and Numerical Mathematics of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and he introduces us to Julia Sets which he investigated for his Bachelors Thesis. It is natural for us to think somethin...
P.Kraft& G.Thäter author
1.12.2016

Homogenization

Andrii Khrabustovskyi works at our faculty in the group Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and is a member of the CRC Wave phenomena: analysis and numerics. He was born in Kharkiv in the Ukraine and finished his studies as well as his PhD at the ...
A.Khrabustovskyi& G.Thäter author
3.11.2016

Filters

Liliana de Luca Xavier Augusto is PhD student of chemical engineering at the Federal University of SĂŁo Carlos in Brasil. She spent one year of her PhD (October 2015-2016) at the KIT in Karlsruhe to work with the group developing the software OpenLB at ...
L.L.X.Augusto& G.Thäter author
13.10.2016

Crime Prevention

This is the last of four conversation Gudrun had during the British Applied Mathematics Colloquium which took place 5th – 8th April 2016 in Oxford. Andrea Bertozzi from the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA) held a public lecture on The Mat...
A.Bertozzi& G.Thäter author
6.10.2016

Robots

This is another conversation Gudrun had during the British Applied Mathematics Colloquium which took place 5th – 8th April 2016 in Oxford. Since 2002 Anette Hosoi has been Professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT (in Cambridge, Massachusetts). She is...
A.Hosoi& G.Thäter author
2.06.2016

Banach-Tarski Paradox

Nicolas Monod teaches at the École polytechnique fédérale in Lausanne and leads the Ergodic and Geometric Group Theory group there. In May 2016 he was invited to give the Gauß lecture of the German Mathematical Society (DMV) at the Technical University...
N.Monod& G.Thäter author
5.05.2016

Viscoelastic Fluids

This is the second of four conversations Gudrun had during the British Applied Mathematics Colloquium which took place 5th – 8th of April 2016 in Oxford. Helen Wilson always wanted to do maths and had imagined herself becoming a mathematician from a ve...
H.Wilson& G.Thäter author
14.04.2016

Crop Growth

This is the first of four conversation Gudrun had during the British Applied Mathematics Colloquium which took place 5th – 8th of April 2016 in Oxford. Josie Dodd finished her Master's in Mathematical and Numerical Modelling of the Atmosphere and Ocea...
J.Dodd& G.Thäter author
24.03.2016

Complex Geometries

Sandra May works at the Seminar for Applied Mathematics at ETH Zurich and visited Karlsruhe for a talk at the CRC Wave phenomena. Her research is in numerical analysis, more specifically in numerical methods for solving PDEs. The focus is on hyperbolic...
S.May& G.Thäter author
17.12.2015

Transparent Boundaries

If we are interested in the propagation of waves around a small region of interest, like e.g. an obstacle inside a very big ("unbounded") domain, one way to bring such problems to the computer and solve them numerically is to cut that unbounded domain ...
S.Fliss& G.Thäter author
10.12.2015

Population Models

How do populations evolve? This question inspired Alberto Saldaña to his PhD thesis on Partial symmetries of solutions to nonlinear elliptic and parabolic problems in bounded radial domains. He considered an extended Lotka-Volterra models which is desc...
A.Saldaña& G.Thäter author
29.10.2015

Electrodynamics

This episode discusses the Born-Infeld model for Electromagnetodynamics. Here, the standard model are the Maxwell equations coupling the interaction of magnetic and electric field with the help of a system of partial differential equations. This is a w...
D.Bonheure& G.Thäter author
1.10.2015

Nanophotonics

Nanophotonics is one great path into our future since it renders possible to build e.g. absorber, emitter or amplifier on a scale of a few dozen nanometers. To use this effectively we will have to understand firstly the resonances of plasmons and seco...
C.Scheid& G.Thäter author
30.07.2015

Splitting Waves

To separate one single instrument from the acoustic sound of a whole orchestra- just by knowing its exact position- gives a good idea of the concept of wave splitting, the research topic of Marie Kray. Interestingly, an approach for solving this proble...
M.Kray& G.Thaeter author
2.07.2015

Acoustic Scattering

Prof. Francisco Sayas from the Department of Mathematical Sciences of the University of Delaware in Newark has been visiting our faculty in June 2015. He is an expert in the simulation of scattering of transient acoustic waves. Scattering is a phenomen...
F.Sayas& G.Thaeter author
7.05.2015

Waves

Prof. Enrique Zuazua is a Distinguished Professor of Ikerbasque (Basque Foundation for Science) and Founding Scientific Director at the Basque Center for Applied Mathematics (BCAM), which he pushed into life in 2008. He is also Professor in leave of A...
E.Zuazua& G.Thäter author