Complex Systems

Research and projects

Recent research topics:
  • Nonlinear dynamics, turbulence and structure formation
  • Electromagnetic turbulence in magnetised fusion and space plasmas
  • Multi scale interactions during formation and collapse of transport barriers in tokamaks
  • Many particle dynamics in magnetised ultracold plasmas
  • Computational physics and numerical modelling of complex dynamical systems
  • Statistics and data analysis; verification, validation and visualisation
Recent projects:
Turbulence in the Edge of Magnetized Plasmas: Emergent Structures and Transport
FWF/BMWF START-Projekt Y398 (2009-2017)
Coordination of filamentary transport modelling.
EUROfusion Coordination Task MST1-CT15-6 (2015-2016)
Utilizing GPUs for numerical simulations of the turbulent boundary layer in a magnetically confined plasma
NVIDIA Hardware Grant Program (Tesla K40 GPU) (2015)
Understanding of turbulent edge/SOL transport and structure formation by joint experiment and modelling approach
EUROfusion Enabling Research project WP14-ER-OeAW-01 (2014)
Impulsprojekt Kernfusionsforschung
ÖAW KKKÖ Impulsprojekt (2014)
Computational Interdisciplinary Modelling
FWF DK+ Doktoratskolleg: Teilprojekt "Computational Plasma Physics" (2010-2014)
Hydrocarbon Transport and Chemistry in Tokamaks
FWF Projekt P21061 (2009-2011)
Computational Plasma Dynamics
EUROfusion project Fusion@ÖAW-P8 (seit 2008)
Internal collaborations and networks: