Dr. Almut Eisenträger

Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics ITWM


  • Software development FPM
  • Numerical flow simulations
  • Poroelasticity
  • Biomechanical modelling

Projects / Products


  • A. Eisenträger, D. Vella, and I. M. Griffiths. Particle capture efficiency in a multi-wire model for high gradient magnetic separation. Applied Physics Letters, 105(3): 033508, 2014. doi:10.1063/1.4890965.
  • A. Eisenträger and I. Sobey. Multi-Fluid Poroelastic Modelling of CSF Flow Through the Brain. In C. Hellmich, B. Pichler and D. Adam, editors, Poromechanics V: Proceedings of the Fifth Biot Conference on Poromechanics, pages 2148-2157, 2013. doi: 10.1061/9780784412992.253.
  • B. Wirth, I. Sobey, and A. Eisenträger. Conditions for choking in a poroelastic flow model. IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics, 79(2): 254-273, 2014. doi:10.1093/imamat/hxs062. First published online:
    September 4, 2012.
  • A. Eisenträger, I. Sobey, and M. Czosnyka. Parameter estimations for the cerebrospinal fluid infusion test. Mathematical Medicine and Biology, 30(2): 157-174, 2013. doi: 10.1093/imammb/dqs001. First published online: February 16, 2012.
  • I. Sobey, A. Eisenträger, B. Wirth, and M. Czosnyka. Simulation of cerebral infusion tests using a poroelastic model. International Journal of Numerical Analysis and Modeling, Series B, 3(1):52–64, 2012.
More publications
  • A. Eisenträger. Finite Element Simulation of a Poroelastic Model of the CSF System in the Human Brain during an Infusion Test. DPhil thesis, University of Oxford, 2012.
  • I. Sobey, A. Eisenträger, B. Wirth, and M. Czosnyka. Multi-fluid poro-elastic modelling of the CSF infusion test. In C.T. Lim and J.C.H. Goh, editors, 6th World Congress of Biomechanics (WCB 2010), volume 31 of IFMBE Proceedings, pages 362–365. Springer, 2010. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-14515-5_93.
  • A. Eisenträger. FE simulations for the plate equation on large deformations. Diplomarbeit, Technische Universität Chemnitz, Fakultät für Mathematik, 2008.