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Thesis Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize students who write seminal doctoral and master's theses in the field of scientific computing with a strong emphasis on interdisciplinarity and high performance computing.

 


Winners 2016


 

Wiesenberger

Matthias Wiesenberger

Doctoral Thesis
Gyrofluid computations of filament dynamics in tokamak scrape-off layers

Supervisor: Alexander Kendl, Institute of Ion Physics and Applied Physics, University of Innsbruck

 

Rauter

Matthias Rauter

Master's Thesis
A novel basal friction model for snow avalanches

Supervisor: Wolfgang Fellin, Institute of Infrastructure, University of Innsbruck

 

 Winner 2015


 

Fuchs

Julian Fuchs

Doctoral Thesis
Local dynamics in protein function and specificity

Supervisor: Klaus Liedl, Institute for General, Inorganic and Theoretical Chemistry, University of Innsbruck

 

Winners 2011



Valentini

Bernhard Valentini

Doctoral Thesis
A three-dimensional constitutive model for concrete and its application to large scale finite element analyses

Supervisor: Günter Hofstetter, Institute of Basic Sciences in Engineering Science, University of Innsbruck

 

Huber

Roland Huber

Master's Thesis
Entropy estimation from molecular dynamics ensembles

Supervisor:  Klaus Liedl, Institute for General, Inorganic and Theoretical Chemistry, University of Innsbruck

 

Winners 2010



Geisler

David Geisler-Moroder

Doctoral Thesis
Accuracy improvements for computational methods and color rendering index calculations in global illumination models

Supvervisor: Arne Dür, Department of Mathematics, University of Innsbruck

 

Ritter

Marcel Ritter

Master's Thesis
Computing geodesics in numerical space times

Supervisor: Sabine Schindler, Institute of Astro- and Particle Physics, University of Innsbruck

 

 

Winners 2009


 

Mauracher

Andreas Mauracher

Doctoral Thesis
Theoretical and experimental investigations of electron attachment to biomolecules

Supervisor: Michael Probst, Institute of Ion Physics and Applied Physics, University of Innsbruck

 

 

Lehner

Manuela Lehner

Master's Thesis
Idealized sensitivity study of pollution transport over alpine terrain

Supervisor: Alexander Gohm, Institue of Meteorology and Geophysics, University of Innsbruck