Latest News

Here we will inform you about the latest research topics, upcoming events and other news of the division »Optimization«.


PhD Students

We are permanently looking for PhD students in applied mathematics or process engineering The offered doctoral theses are located in the fields of mathematical methods in process engineering and logistics.

Focusing is possible within the following topics depending on the interests of the doctoral candidate:

  • Multicriteria optimization in molecular dynamics
  • Planning of emergency locations under dynamic conditions
  • Optimal allocation of marketing budgets
  • Robust optimization in tactical supply chain management
  • Planning for the harvesting
  • Multicritical mixed-integer optimization for the use of renewable energies

 

 

News

 

Press Release / 8.5.2019

Saving Energy in the Production of Chemicals

Fraunhofer ITWM wins one of the »Joseph von Fraunhofer Prizes« in 2019.

 

Article / 30.1.2019

Fraunhofer Tool Used in Radiation Therapy

Our clinical decision support tool MCO was added to Varian’s Eclipse™ treatment planning system.

 

Annual Report 2017/18

Take a look at our latest annual report. Find current highlights and projects of our department.

 

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

People in Research

Portrait of Katrin Teichert in the Annual Report 2016 of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft.

Current Events

Workshop / Kaiserslautern / 03/27/2019 - 03/28/2019

»Smart Models for Smart Materials (SM)2«

Our experts will talk about digital technologies in material development at the 2-day workshop.