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Research Interests

  • Inverse Problems
  • Medical Imaging, Nondestructive Testing
  • Parameter Estimation
  • Wavelets
  • Industrial Mathematics

 

Short Vita

1949 born
1972 Saarbrücken: Diploma in Mathematics
1976 Mainz: Doctorate
1982 Münster: Habilitation for Mathematics
1983-1986 Kaiserslautern: Associate Professor
1986-1990 Berlin: Full Professor Technical University
since 1990 Saarbrücken: Full Professor

 

Visiting Positions

1980/81 University of New York, Buffalo
August/September 1982 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
March 2000 Université de Montpellier
October 2011
Sobolev Institute of Russian Academy of Science, Novosibirsk

 

Others

  • 1997: Call to LMU München as Full Professor for Applied Mathematics
  • 2000: Call to Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, U.S.A. as Full Professor
  • 1997/99: Vice-president of Saarland University
  • 1992-1998: Member of the Board of GAMM
  • since 1999: Member of the Scientific Board of Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB) and from 1999-2013 its speaker
  • 2007-2016: Member of the Scientific Board of Radon Institute Linz,  2014-2016 Chair of the SAB
  • since 2013: Member of the International Advisory Board of the Institute of Advanced Studies of the University Cergy-Pontoise
  • since 1997: Owner of ISCA Prof. Louis
  • 2005: Chevalier de l'Ordre des Palmes Académiques
  • 2012: Honorary Doctorate Universität Bremen
  • 2013: Honorary Doctorate Novosibirsk State University

 

Membership in Editorial Boards

  • Inverse Problems, Editor-in-Chief, 2010-2014
  • Documenta Mathematica, geschäftsführender Herausgeber 1996-2012
  • SIAM J Imaging Sciences, since 2008
  • International Journal of Biomedical Imaging, since 2006
  • Journal of Inverse and Ill-Posed Problems, since 2014
  • Vestnik Novosibirskogo Gosudarstvennogo Universiteta. Seriya Matematika, Mekhanika, Informatika, since 2014
  • 1993-1997: Inverse Problems
  • 1993-1998: IEEE Transaction Medical Imaging
  • 1995-1997: Computing
  • 1991-2004: Surveys on Mathematics for Industry

 

Projects:

  • DFG-Project: Combining of Image Reconstruction and Image Analysis
  • DFG-Project: Stereology for Fibrous Random Media via Numerical Inversion of Spherical Radon Transforms
  • Chinese-German Project granted by Sino-German Center for Research Promotin, Beijing

   

Publications