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Prof. Dr. Andreas Löhne joined MSCJ

We are happy to announce that Prof. Dr. Andreas Löhne joined MSCJ. Prof. Löhne holds the chair for mathematical optimization at the Mathematical Institute, University of Jena.

Prof. Löhne works on vector and set optimization (in particular, on multiple objective optimization). His research interests range from theoretical aspects to applications and algorithms.

More information can be found at his webpage.

By |December 3rd, 2015|Members, News|0 Comments

Press Article about High Performance Computing

Along with the ZKI conference on supercomputing, there is a recent press release interviewing Dr. Harald Ziegler on the necessity of High Performance Computing for cutting-edge research in simulation science and data analysis. The entire article (in German) can be found by following this link.

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By |October 26th, 2015|News, Publications|0 Comments

Dr. Robert Gramsch joined MSCJ

We are happy to announce that Dr. Robert Gramsch joined MSCJ. Dr. Robert Gramsch works at the Historical Institute of the University of Jena. Presently, he is also a visiting professor of Late Medieval History at the University of Bochum.

His research interests involve quantitative methods in medieval studies, especially in the fields of historical statistics […]

By |October 19th, 2015|Members, News|0 Comments

Prof. Thilo Figge joined MSCJ

We are happy to anouce that Prof. Thilo Figge joined MSCJ this week. Prof. Thilo Figge is leader of the research group for Applied Systems Biology jointly at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena and the HKI-Center for Systems Biology of Infection.

The research group Applied Systems Biology is concerned with the mathematical modelling and computer simulation […]

By |August 26th, 2015|Members, News|0 Comments

Prof. Ralf Mrowka joined MSCJ

We are happy to anouce that Prof. Ralf Mrowka joined MSCJ after FSU’s Tag der Forschung 2015. Prof. Ralf Mrowka is leader of the research group for Experimental Nephrology at the Universitätsklinikum Jena.

His research group focuses on three major topics:

Computational and Experimental Analysis of:
Gene Regulation, Protein-Protein Interactions, Gene-Expression Data, DNA-sequences, Transcription Factor Binding Sites, miRNA […]

By |July 17th, 2015|Members, News|0 Comments

Meeting on Model-Data Integration within MSCJ

Today, we will have a meeting on open issues in model-data-integration to figure out future research directions and collaborations within MSCJ. If you are interested, please feel free to join.  More information can be found in the events page.

By |July 16th, 2015|Events, News|0 Comments

Article about Foundation of MSCJ in Uni Journal

The official journal of FSU Jena currently featured an article about our newly founded center. The original article can be found at

By |July 15th, 2015|News, Publications|0 Comments

Directors for HPC elected

Prof. Martin Bücker and Prof. Nina Kukowski have been elected as director and vice-director for High Performance Computing, a topic extremely relevant for a variety of research projects within MSCJ.

By |June 26th, 2015|Events, Members|0 Comments

MSCJ’s Directors elected

In the general assembly, MSCJ’s members elected directors and vice-directors to officially represent MSCJ on public events and to administrate research projects within the three main focus areas:

Simulation Science

Prof. Bernd Brügmann (Director)
Prof. Andreas Wipf (Vice-Director)


Prof. Markus Reichstein (Director)
Prof. Christiane Schmullius (Vice-Director)

Data-driven Science

Prof. Joachim Denzler (Director)
Prof. Birgitta König-Ries (Vice-Director)

By |April 24th, 2015|Events, Members|0 Comments

MSCJ officially founded

With FSU’s president Prof. Dr. Walter Rosenthal signing the official statut of MSCJ, our center is now officially founded! Thanks to all people how actively pushed this great project within the last months.

By |April 2nd, 2015|Events|0 Comments