Curriculum Vitae


Junior Professor

Otto-von-Guericke University

May 2018 – Present Magdeburg
Teaching and academic self-management


MPI for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems

Nov 2013 – Present Magdeburg
Basic research on control systems and responsibility for the research team Computer Aided Control System Design


TU Berlin

Oct 2009 – Oct 2013 Berlin
PhD Projection on Decoupling, Semi-Discretization, and Optimal Control of Semi-linear Semi-explicit Index-2 Abstract Differential-Algebraic Equations and Application in Optimal Flow Control

Student Employee

Bombardier Transportation

Jun 2007 – Sep 2009 Berlin
Department of aerodynamics: implementation of an automated approach for shape optimization and wind tunnel testings


Current Courses

Topic Location
Seminar: Geometric formulations of inviscid fluids and their discretization (with C. Lessig) G2-20

Previous Courses

Topic Occasion
Seminar: Geometric formulations of inviscid fluids and their discretization (with C. Lessig) G5-122
Lecture: Differential-algebraic Equations: an introduction to the theoretical and numerical treatment of DAEs Winter term 2018 at OVGU Script
Short course: Introduction to Tensor Based Computing MathCoRe Compact Course 2018
Lecture: Funktionentheorie (Complex Analysis) Winter term 2017 at OVGU
Lecture: Differential-algebraic Equations Summer term 2016 at OVGU
Short course: Model Reduction for Line Time Invariant Systems Summer 2015 at Shanghai University Slides

Recent Posts

While it seems common knowledge how to formulate necessary optimality conditions backed by the famous Pontryagin’s Maximum …



Inverse Triple Pendulum

An inverted triple pendulum as a test bench and demonstrator for control routines.

Open Master Thesis

on Modelling of the impact of multiple scattering on measurements using luminescent particles


A Python package that provides an interface between scipy and FEniCS in view of solving Navier-Stokes Equations.


Python module for application of (Hinf-)LQG-balanced truncation for low-order controllers for the stabilization of Navier-Stokes …

Open Theses Topics

Open projects available in different fields

Multiple Scattering in TPIV

Bachelor thesis on Modelling of the impact of multiple scattering on scalar measurements using luminescent particles



2019 – Meet me at the following occasions:

Date Occasion Location
Nov 21 – Nov 22 Talk on our fluid-structure interaction benchmark at the GAMM CSE Workshop Günzburg, Germany
Nov 04 – Nov 07 Invited conference talk at LIA COPDESC and Lions Magenes Days Paris, France
Oct 14 – Oct 18 Workshop Machine Learning in Model Reduction and Control Shanghai, China
Sep 30 – Oct 4 MS Low-rank modelling in uncertainty quantification and talk on time stepping for NSE at the Enumath 2019 Egmond an Zee, The Netherlands
Sep 16 – Sep 17 Visiting the Workshop des GAMM Fachausschuss Dynamik und Regelungstheorie Ilmenau, Germany
Jul 15 – Jul 19 Talks at the ICIAM2019 on robust controllers and tensor POD Valencia, Spain
Jul 02 – Jul 04 Visit of the group of Fabian Wirth and seminar talk on robust controller design Passau, Germany

My most recent talks

Recent Publications

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This paper presents a new frequency-selective filter based frequency separated feedback control strategy for disturbance attenuation …

The Navier–Stokes equations are commonly used to model and to simulate flow phenomena. We introduce the basic equations and …

Linearization based controllers for incompressible flows have been proven to work in theory and in simulations. To realize such a …

We propose a fluid-rigid body interaction benchmark problem, consisting of a solid spherical obstacle in a Newtonian fluid, whose …

We consider the stabilization of incompressible fluid flow using linearized and spatially discretized models. In order to potentially …