Current Faculty of ETH and the University of Zurich participating in the PhD Program in Computational Science Zurich

 

Abgrall, Rémi

Abgrall, Rémi

Mathematics - UZH

Multicomponent and multifluid compressible flows, Multiphase problems, Phase transition, Non conservative  hyperbolic problems, Hamilton Jacobi equations, Unstructured meshes.

Arbenz, Peter

Arbenz, Peter

Computer Science Department - ETHZ

Numerical linear algebra, High performance computing, Parallel and distributed computing, Computational science and engineering.

Bernstein, Abraham

Bernstein, Abraham

Dynamic and Distributed Information Systems - UZH

Human interaction, Triple/Graph stores, Services, Non-standard reasoning, Large graph data sets, matchmaking, Machine Learning, Data Mining.

Bolcskei, Helmut

Bolcskei, Helmut

Communication Theory - ETHZ

Wireless communication networks, Shannon theory, Super-resolution , Clustering and classification, Deep machine learning, High-dimensional statistics.

Bonhoeffer, Sebastian

Bonhoeffer, Sebastian

Integrative Biology (ETHZ)

Population biological models for understanding fundamental biological processes, Mathematical modeling of population dynamics of virus infections within infected individuals.

Buhlmann, Peter

Buhlmann, Peter

Seminar for Statistics - ETHZ

Statistics, Machine Learning, Computational Biology (ranging from methodology and mathematical theory to interdisciplinary research in biology and bio-medicine).

Caflisch, Amedeo

Caflisch, Amedeo

Computational Structural Biology - UZH

Virtual screening, DOCK, Molecular docking , Molecular dynamics, Drug design, Protein folding, Medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry, Free energy, Computational chemistry.

Carmeliet, Jan

Carmeliet, Jan

Department of Architecture - ETHZ and EMPA

  Building and urban energy systems, Urban microclimate and vegetation, Fluids and porous materials, Granular physics.  

Chatzi, Eleni

Chatzi, Eleni

Structural Mechanics (ETHZ)

Structural Health Monitoring, Structural Dynamics, Random Vibrations, System Identification, Nonlinear Dynamics, Damage Detection, Smart Sensor Technology, Smart Materials and Structures

Feldmann, Robert

Feldmann, Robert

Astrophysics - UZH

Computational astrophysics, formation and evolution of galaxies, physics of the interstellar medium

Folkers, Gerd

Folkers, Gerd

Pharmaceutical Chemistry - ETHZ

Molecular interaction between drugs and its binding sites in vivo.

Furrer, Reinhard

Furrer, Reinhard

Institute for Mathematics - UZH

Spatio-temporal geostatistics, State-space models, Nonstationarity, Large datasets, (ensemble) Kalman filter, Multivariate and robust statistics.

Haller, George

Haller, George

Nonlinear Dynamics - ETHZ

Nonliear dynamical systems theory, coherent structures, transport and mixing in fluids, nonlinear oscillations in mechanics

Helbing, Dirk

Helbing, Dirk

Computational Social Science - ETHZ

Bringing modeling and computer simulation of social processes and phenomena together with related empirical, experimental, and data-driven work.

Hiptmair, Ralf

Hiptmair, Ralf

Seminar of Applied Mathematics - ETHZ

Numerical treatment of partial differential equations with focus on computational electromagnetism: Aspects of modelling, Discretization, Adaptivity, Treatment of singular geometries.

Hoefler, Torsten

Hoefler, Torsten

Scalable Parallel Computing Lab - ETHZ

High performance computing, remote direct memory access programming, message passing interface, distributed memory computations, data analytics system, input/output complexity

Hunenberger, Philippe

Hunenberger, Philippe

Computer Simulations of Molecular Systems - ETHZ

Computer simulation of (bio-)molecular systems.

Hutter, Juerg

Hutter, Juerg

Chemistry - UZH

Electronic Structure Theory, Density Functional Theory, Materials, Sparse Matrix. Multiplication, Linear Scaling Alogorithms, Parallel Computing, High Performance Computing GPU Programming

Indiveri, Giacomo

Indiveri, Giacomo

Neuroinformatics - UZH

Behavior and cognition, Computation in Neural Circuits, Neurotechnologies.

Jackson, Andrew

Jackson, Andrew

Earth and Planetary Magnetism - ETHZ

Rapidly-rotating flluid dynamics and magnetic field generation in electrically conducting media

Jenny, Patrick

Jenny, Patrick

Fluid Dynamics - ETHZ

Turbulence and turbulent combustion, Flow in porous media, Rarefied gas kinetics, Bio fluid dynamics and biomedical optics, Morphing wing aerodynamics.

Kammer, David

Kammer, David

Computational Mechanics for Building Materials - ETHZ

Computational Mechanics, Solid Mechanics, Continuum Modeling, Fracture modeling, Mechanics of Materials

Koumoutsakos, Petros

Koumoutsakos, Petros

Computational Science and Engineering - ETHZ

Multiscale particle methods, Uncertainty quantification and Stochastic optimization algorithms applied to areas of Life Sciences, Fluid Mechanics and Nanotechnology.

Kübler, Felix

Kübler, Felix

Financial Economics

Computational Economics The use of projection methods for solving heterogeneous agents macro models. Sparse grids

Lygeros, John

Lygeros, John

Automatic Control - ETHZ

Embedded and stochastic optimization, Multi-parametric toolbox, Building control, Airborne wind energy, Electrical power grid control, Demand response methods.

Maathuis, Marloes

Maathuis, Marloes

Seminar for Statistics - ETHZ

Causal inference, Graphical models, High-dimensional statistics, Survival analysis, Nonstandard asymptotics, Applications of statistics.

Mayer, Lucio

Mayer, Lucio

Astrophysics - UZH

Cosmic structure formation and evolution, at both large and small scales: Formation and evolution of galaxies.

Mishra, Siddharta

Mishra, Siddharta

Seminar for Applied Mathematics - ETHZ

Numerical analysis, Scienti c computing, Applied partial differential equations, Computational fluid dynamics, Computational astrophysics, Modeling and simulation of biological systems.

Moore, Ben

Moore, Ben

Astrophysics - UZH

Cosmology; dark matter; the formation and evolution of galaxies, stars and planets; complex systems; non-linear dynamics; computational astrophysics;

Pajarola, Renato

Pajarola, Renato

Visualization and Multimedia - UZH

Point Based Graphics, Polygonal Modeling, Remote Visualization and Streaming 3D Graphics, Scalable Rendering and High-Performance Visualization.

Puzrin, Alexander

Puzrin, Alexander

Geotechnical Engineering - ETHZ

Constitutive modeling of geomaterials, progressive and catastrophic failure in soils, terrestrial and submarine landslides, novel sensor technologies in geotechnics

Reiher, Markus

Reiher, Markus

Theoretical Chemistry - ETHZ

Relativistic quantum chemistry and atomic physics, Electron-electron interaction, Theoretical bio-inorganic chemistry and coordination chemistry.

Riniker, Sereina

Riniker, Sereina

Computational Chemistry - ETHZ

Computer Simulations of Biomolecules, Molecular dynamics, Cheminformatics, QM/MM

Rosenthal, Joachim

Rosenthal, Joachim

Applied Mathematics - UZH

Coding theory, Cryptography, Applicable algebra and algebraic geometry, Mathematical systems and control theory.  

Saha, Prasenjit

Saha, Prasenjit

Physics - UZH

Gravitational dynamics, incl. orbital dynamics both classical and relativistic, gravitational lenses and gravitational waves

Sauter, Stefan

Sauter, Stefan

Institute for Mathematics - UZH

Numerical Analysis

Scheidegger, Simon

Scheidegger, Simon

Computational Economics & Finance

High-dimensional dynamic stochastic programming, Scientific computing

Schulthess, Thomas

Schulthess, Thomas

Theoretical Physics - ETHZ

Computational material science, Numerical analysis, Mathematics, Parallel computing, Computational physics, Scientific computing, Nanomaterials, Nanotechnology, Mathematical modeling, Materials science.

Schwab, Christoph

Schwab, Christoph

Seminar for Applied Mathematics - ETHZ

Numerical Analysis for Uncertainty Quantification. Parametric operator equations on High Dimensional State- and Parameter Spaces.  

Stocker, Roman

Stocker, Roman

Stocker Lab

We specialize in the use of microfluidics to carefully mimic and flexibly manipulate a microbe's environment

Sudret, Bruno

Sudret, Bruno

Risk, Safety and Uncertainty Quantification - ETHZ

Polynomial chaos expansions, Stochastic inverse problems, Uncertainty Quantification, Adaptive designs for dosimetry, Metamodelling crash tests, Sensitivity in Hydrogeology.

Tackley, Paul

Tackley, Paul

Geophysics - ETHZ

Thermo-chemical structure, dynamics and evolution of the interiors of solid planets and moons, Convection in solid mantle.

Teyssier, Romain

Teyssier, Romain

Astrophysics - UZH

Development of a theory for galaxy formation in general, and explanation of the origin of the Milky Way, Star origin

von Mering, Christian

von Mering, Christian

Bioinformatics - UZH

Bioinformatics / Systems Biology: genomes of entire microbial communities, based on the new and exciting metagenomics approach, protein-protein interactions.

Weibel, Robert

Weibel, Robert

Geographic Information Science - UZH

Computational cartography, Spatio-temporal analysis, Language and space, GIS for the environment.

Weibel, Robert

Updated on 2016-10-05T13:47:20+02:00, by Athena Economides.