Profile of Alexander Scherrer

Fields of Activity / Competences

  • Aggregation methods in large scale optimization
  • Nonlinear optimization and sensitivity analysis
  • Integration of numerical simulation and optimization
  • Numerics of multicriteria optimization



Major Publications

  • Hoffmann, A.; Scherrer, A.; Küfer, K.-H.:
    Analyzing the quality robustness of chemotherapy plans with respect to model uncertainties.
    Mathematical Biosciences, Vol. 259, 55-61, (2015)
  • Scherrer, A.; Schwidde, I.; Dinges, A.; Rüdiger, P.; Kümmel, S.; Küfer, K.-H.:
    Breast cancer therapy planning - a sequential decision making problem
    Health Care Management Sciences, DOI: 10.1007/s10729-014-9302-2, (2014)
  • Scherrer, A.; Yaneva, F.; Grebe, T.; Küfer, K.-H.:
    A new mathematical approach for handling DVH criteria in IMRT planning.
    Journal of Global Optimization, DOI: 10.1007/s10898-014-0202-2, (2014)


A collection of publications by Alexander Scherrer in the Fraunhofer-Publica