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Professor Jörg Frauendiener

Office: Science III, room 223
Phone: 479-7770

** Chair of Applied Mathematics **

Research Interests

Mathematical Physics.

In particular:

  • Gravitational waves
  • Conformal field equations and asymptotic structure
  • Initial boundary value problems for Einstein's field equations

Other interests:

  • Theta-functions in integrable systems
  • Air-Water interfaces

Project/Thesis Possibilities

I am prepared to supervise projects on various topics within applied mathematics. Come to see me to discuss the possibilities.


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Selected recent publications

  • Beyer, F., Frauendiener, J., & Ritchie, J. (2020). Asymptotically flat vacuum initial data sets from a modified parabolic-hyperbolic formulation of the Einstein vacuum constraint equations. Physical Review D, 101, 084013. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevD.101.084013
  • Frauendiener, J. (2020). Gravitational waves and the Sagnac effect. Classical & Quantum Gravity, 37(5), 05LT01. doi: 10.1088/1361-6382/ab574c
  • Doulis, G., Frauendiener, J., Stevens, C., & Whale, B. (2019). COFFEE: An MPI-parallelized Python package for the numerical evolution of differential equations. SoftwareX, 10, 100283. doi: 10.1016/j.softx.2019.100283
  • Daszuta, B., & Frauendiener, J. (2019). Numerical initial data deformation exploiting a gluing construction: I. Exterior asymptotic Schwarzschild. Classical & Quantum Gravity, 36, 185008. doi: 10.1088/1361-6382/ab34d8
  • Beyer, F., Escobar, L., Frauendiener, J., & Ritchie, J. (2019). Numerical construction of initial data sets of binary black hole type using a parabolic-hyperbolic formulation of the vacuum constraint equations. Classical & Quantum Gravity, 36(17), 175005. doi: 10.1088/1361-6382/ab3482