Achim Nonnenmacher

Achim Nonnenmacher

Doctoral Assistant


Biographical Statement

Achim Nonnenmacher studied Physics at the University of Tübingen in Germany and at the University of Maryland, College Park (USA). In 2007 he earned a “Diplom” (M.S.) in physics from Tübingen under the supervision of Prof. Ch. Lubich.

In 2007 he joined the University of Edinburgh (UK) as a PhD student in Applied Mathematics with Prof. A. Abdulle and since 2009 pursues his work at the EPFL.


Research Interests

Computational methods and numerical analysis for multiscale methods and their applications in science and engineering.


Selected Publications

  • Adaptive finite element heterogeneous multiscale method for homogenization problems, submitted for publication (with A. Abdulle).
  • A posteriori error analysis of the Heterogeneous Multiscale Method for homogenization problems, to appear in C.R.Acad. Sci. (with A. Abdulle).
  • A short and versatils finite element code for homogenization problems, to appear in Comput. Meth. Appl. Mech. Eng. (2009). (with A. Abdulle).
  • Dynamical low-rank approximation: applications and numerical experiments, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, Vol 79, (2009), pp. 1346—1357 (with Ch. Lubich).