Faculty of Mathematics of the University of Duisburg-Essen

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School on Hodge Theory and Shimura Varietes in Essen

In the week of September 23 to 27 the  school "Hodge Theory and Shimura Varieties" will take place in Essen. There will be mini courses by Charles Doran, Arno Kret and Colleen Robles.

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Research Training Group 2553 will be continued

The German Research Foundation DFG has decided that our Research Training Group 2553 “Symmetries and classifying spaces: analytic, arithmetic and derived” will be funded for a second period of four and a half years, until March 2024. The next 5 doctoral positions are to be filled as early as October 2024.

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UDE/Frank Preuß, AG Yousept

Irwin Yousept scout for Henriette Herz programme

In the Henriette Herz programme of the Humboldt Foundation, Professor Dr. Irwin Yousept has been appointed as the first scout at the University of Duisburg-Essen.

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Obituary on Prof. Dr. Jürgen Herzog

The Faculty of Mathematics sadly acknowledges the loss of Prof. Dr. Jürgen Herzog, who passed away on April 23, 2024 at the age of 82. With Jürgen Herzog we lose one of our longest-standing members and a globally recognized personality who shaped the field of commutative algebra for over fifty years

UDE/Bettina Engel-Albustin

Prof. Dr. Antoine Laurain Professor for Infinite-Dimensional Optimization

Making cars less accident prone, more efficient as well as aerodynamic - all this can be facilitated by mathematics.
Prof. Dr. Antoine Laurain is developing mathematical pathways with the help of which mobile units can be designed more environmentally friendly as well.
He holds a professorship for Infinite-Dimensional Optimization at the Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Duisburg-Essen.

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Past Events

Information about past events can be found in our news archive.

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Talks at the faculty of mathematics

Today (Friday, 12. July 2024.)
There will be no talk today.

Talks within the next 10 days

Dr. Heiko Etzold (Universität Potsdam)
Tätigkeitstheorie als Mittel zum Zweck.
Monday, 15. July 2024, 16:45 in room no. WSC-S-U-2.01, campus Essen. Didactics of Mathematics Colloquium. export as ical

Michael Thaddeus (Columbia)
Moduli of flags of sheaves on curves.
Thursday, 18. July 2024, 16:45 in room no. WSC-N-U-3.05, campus Essen. Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory Seminar. export as ical

Research Cooperations

All our research teams are linked to a network of national as well as international scientific cooperations.

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Prospective Students

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