2016 |

Aug. 9, 2016 |
The second edition of Peter Massopust's monograph on Fractal Functions, Fractal Surfaces, and Wavelets ^{} has been published by Elsevier. |

Aug. 5, 2016 |
Giacomo Albi, Young-Pil Choi ^{}, Massimo Fornasier and Dante Kalise concluded the paper *"Mean Field Control Hierarchy"*. |

July 18–22, 2016 |
Felix Krahmer is organizing a Summer School about Mathematical methods for high-dimensional data analysis together with Ulrich Bauer ^{}, ISAM und TopMath and SFB/TR 109 ^{}. Please register until **May 15**! |

July 15–30, 2016 |
Peter Massopust was awarded a GIAN lectureship under the GIAN initiative (Global Initiative of Academic Networks ^{}) and will hold a two-week long lecture series on "Splines and Fractals in Approximation and Interpolation Theory" at IIT Madras, India. |

May 1, 2016 |
Sandro Belz and Michael Sandbichler start their work at our research unit. |

April 19, 2016 |
Peter Massopust, Brigitte Forster, and Ole Christensen have completed the paper ''Fractional and Complex Pseudo-Splines and the Construction of Parseval Frames.'' [ .pdf ] |

Feb. 29 - Mar. 04, 2016 |
Peter Massopust attended the international IM-Workshop on Applied Approximation, Signals and Images ^{} in Bernried, Germany, and gave a presentation on "Fractional and Complex Pseudo-Splines. |

Feb. 15, 2016 |
Peter Massopust completed the second edition of his research monograph ''Fractal Functions, Fractal Surfaces, and Wavelets.'' It will be published by Elsevier later this year. |

Feb. 12, 2016 |
We are organizing the Second *Workshop Donau-Isar-Inn: WDI²* - Approximation Theory and Applications. We invite researchers, PhD students and other students to join us to learn about current topics in the mathematics of signal processing, applied harmonic analysis and approximation theory. **Update**: Talk titles and abstracts available now. |

Feb. 1 - 12, 2016 |
Dr. Jeff Hogan ^{} (University of Newcastle, Australia) will visit Peter Massopust to extend and strengthen their collaboration on the applicability of Clifford-analytical methods to multi-channel signal and image processing. |

Feb. 1, 2016 |
Young-Pil Choi ^{} starts his work at our research unit. |

Jan. 11, 2016 |
Dominik Stöger starts his work at our research unit. |

Jan. 1, 2016 |
Sara Krause-Solberg, Johannes Maly, and PD Dr. Peter Massopust start their work at our research unit. |

2015 |

Oct. 31, 2015 |
Giacomo Albi, Lorenzo Pareschi and Mattia Zanella concluded the paper ''On the optimal control of opinion dynamics on evolving networks''. [ .pdf ] |

Oct. 1, 2015 |
Christian Kümmerle starts his work at our research unit. |

Sep. 14, 2015 |
Massimo Fornasier, Steffen Peter, Holger Rauhut, and Stephan Worm concluded the paper "Conjugate gradient acceleration of iteratively re-weighted least squares methods" [ .pdf ] |

Aug. 25, 2015 |
Giacomo Albi, Marco Artina, Massimo Fornasier and Peter Markowich concluded the paper ''Biological Transportation Networks: Modeling and Simulation''. [ .pdf ] |

July 29 2015 |
We are inviting interested candidates to apply for 1 Doctoral position within the project "Quantization and Noise Robustness in Distributed Compressed Sensing"(led by Prof. Massimo Fornasier) at the Technical University of Munich **NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE OCTOBER 31, 2015** [ details ] |

July 15, 2015 |
Joe-Mei Feng starts her work at our research unit. |

June 28, 2015 |
Massimo Fornasier and Steffen Peter concluded the book chapter "An Overview on Algorithms for Sparse Recovery" for the book "Sparse Reconstruction and Compressive Sensing in Remote Sensing", edited by X. Zhu and R. Bamler [ .pdf ] |

Apr. 26, 2015 |
Juliane Sigl concluded the paper "Nonlinear Residual Minimization by Iteratively Reweighted Least Squares" [ .pdf ] |

Apr. 16, 2015 |
Giacomo Albi, Mattia Bongini, Emiliano Cristiani and Dante Kalise concluded the paper "Invisible control of self-organizing agents leaving unknown environments" [ .pdf ] |

Apr. 9, 2015 |
We are inviting interested candidates to apply within the context of the Emmy Noether Junior Research Group "Randomized Sensing and Quantization of Signals and Images" (led by Prof. Felix Krahmer) at the Technical University of Munich details |

Apr. 1, 2015 |
Felix Krahmer starts his work at our research unit. |

Mar. 3, 2015 |
Giacomo Albi, Lorenzo Pareschi and Mattia Zanella concluded the paper "Uncertainty Quantification in Control Problems for Flocking Models" [ .pdf ] |

Feb. 12, 2015 |
In this important day of negotiations in Minsk, Massimo Fornasier expresses with great preoccupation strong moral support to the strenuous attempts to bring peace to Ukraine and to stop a potential disaster for the entire Europe |

Jan. 1, 2015 |
We announce that Professor Peter Markowich ^{} will be visiting our department as a John Von Neumann Professor in the period January-March 2015. He will deliver the special lecture On some (modern) Problems in Applied Differential Equations. |

2014 |

Aug. 25, 2014 |
Mattia Bongini, Massimo Fornasier, Oliver Junge, and Benjamin Scharf concluded the paper "Sparse Control of Alignment Models in High Dimension" [ .pdf ] |

Aug. 19, 2014 |
Stephan Dahlke, Lars Diening, Christoph Hartmann, Benjamin Scharf, and Markus Weimar concluded the paper "Besov regularity of solutions to the p-Poisson equation" [ .pdf ] |

July 15, 2014 |
Giacomo Albi, Lorenzo Pareschi and Mattia Zanella concluded the paper "Boltzmann type control of opinion consensus through leaders" [ .pdf ] |

June 30, 2014 |
Benjamin Scharf was awarded the "Promotionspreis der Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik der FSU Jena" for his PhD-Thesis. |

May 26, 2014 |
Marco Artina, Massimo Fornasier, Stefano Micheletti, and Simona Perotto concluded the paper "Anisotropic mesh adaptation for crack detection in brittle materials" [ .pdf ] |

May 23, 2014 |
Marco Artina, Massimo Fornasier, Stefano Micheletti, and Simona Perotto concluded the paper "The benefits of anisotropic mesh adaptation for brittle fractures under plane-strain condition" [ .pdf ] |

May 11, 2014 |
Giacomo Albi was awarded the Nicolò Copernico Prize ^{} prize for his PhD thesis. |

May 1, 2014 |
Giacomo Albi starts his work at our research unit. |

May 1, 2014 |
We announce that Professor Mauro Maggioni ^{} will be visiting our department as a John Von Neumann Professor in the period May-July 2014. He will deliver the special lecture Statistical Learning, Geometry and High-Dimensional Probability . |

April 30, 2014 |
Mattia Bongini, Massimo Fornasier, and Dante Kalise concluded the paper "(Un)conditional consensus emergence under perturbed and decentralized feedback controls" [ .pdf ] |

Mar. 26, 2014 |
Valeriya Naumova and Steffen Peter concluded the paper with title "Minimization of multi-penalty functionals by alternating iterative thresholding and optimal parameter choices". [ .pdf ] |

Feb. 7, 2014 |
Mattia Bongini, Agata Ciabattoni and Franco Montagna concluded the paper "Proof Search and Co-NP Completeness for Many-Valued Logics" |

Feb. 3, 2014 |
Markus Hansen starts his work at our research unit. |

Jan. 22, 2014 |
We offer 2 new Master-thesis. link |

Jan. 16, 2014 |
Marco Artina, Massimo Fornasier, and Steffen Peter updated the paper "Damping Noise-Folding and Enhanced Support Recovery in Compressed Sensing". [ .pdf ] |

2013 |

Nov. 15, 2013 |
Marco Artina, Massimo Fornasier, Stefano Micheletti, and Simona Perotto concluded the ENUMATH conference proceeding "Anisotropic adaptive meshes for brittle fractures: parameter sensitivity" [ .pdf ] |

Oct. 22, 2013 |
We announce that Professor Götz Pfander ^{} will be visiting our department as a John Von Neumann Professor in the period January-June 2014. He will deliver the special lecture Time-Frequency Analysis and Applications in Information Theory. |

Sept. 27, 2013 |
Michael Speckbacher concluded his Master Thesis with the title "Time-frequency representation adapted to perception". [ .pdf ] |

Sept. 25, 2013 |
Martin Eller participated in the Studierendenkonferenz of Österreichische Mathematische Gesellschaft and Deutsche Mathematiker-Vereinigung 2013 and gave a talk on his Master thesis "Rotation Invariance in Exemplar-based Image Inpainting". His contribution was awarded with a main price. |

Sept. 11, 2013 |
Mattia Bongini and Massimo Fornasier concluded the paper with title "Sparse Stabilization of Dynamical Systems Driven by Attraction and Avoidance Forces". [ .pdf ] |

Sept. 1, 2013 |
Martin Eller concluded his Master Thesis with the title "Rotation Invariance in Exemplar-based Image Inpainting". [ .pdf ] |

Jul. 23, 2013 |
Massimo Fornasier, Valeriya Naumova, and Sergei Pereverzyev concluded the paper with title "Parameter Choice Strategies for Mult-Penalty Regularization". [ .pdf ] |

Jul. 15, 2013 |
Martin Ehler ^{}, Massimo Fornasier, and Juliane Sigl concluded the paper with title "Quasi-linear compressed sensing". [ .pdf ] |

Jul. 10, 2013 |
Massimo Fornasier and Francesco Solombrino concluded the paper with title "Mean-field optimal control". [ .pdf ] |

Jun. 15, 2013 |
Benjamin Scharf concluded the paper with title "Wavelet decomposition techniques and Hardy inequalities for function spaces on cellular domains". [ .pdf ] |

May 31, 2013 |
Jan-Christian Hütter concluded his Master Thesis with the title "Minimizers and Gradient Flows of Attraction-Repulsion Functionals with Power Kernels and Their Total Variation Regularization". [ .pdf ] |

Mar. 31, 2013 |
Juliane Sigl concluded her Master Thesis with the title "Quasilinear compressed sensing". [ .pdf ] |

Mar. 25, 2013 |
We concluded the paper "Damping Noise-Folding and Enhanced Support Recovery in Compressed Sensing". [ .pdf ] |

Mar. 21, 2013 |
Tenure Track Assistant Professorship »Optimization and Data Analysis« with deadline for applications April 30, 2013. |

Mar. 15, 2013 |
Marco Artina and Steffen Peter are invited to give talks in the Minisymposia "Adaptive finite elements" and "Approximation, compression, and data analysis" at ENUMATH 2013 ^{}, Lausanne August 26-30, 2013 |

Mar. 15, 2013 |
Massimo Fornasier is co-organizing (with Philipp Grohs ^{} and Rachel Ward ^{}) the Minisymposium "Approximation, compression, and data analysis" at ENUMATH 2013 ^{}, Lausanne August 26-30, 2013 |

Mar. 1, 2013 |
Benjamin Scharf starts his work at our research unit working on Besov regularity and High Dimensional Sparse Optimal Control |

Jan. 31, 2013 |
Mattia Bongini, Massimo Fornasier, Fabian Fröhlich and Laleh Hagverdi concluded the paper "Sparse control of force field dynamics" [ .pdf ] |

Jan. 1, 2013 |
Mattia Bongini starts his work at our research unit working on High Dimensional Sparse Optimal Control |

2012 |

Dec. 7, 2012 |
Martin Eller starts his work at our research unit working on Variational Exemplar-Based Image Inpainting |

Oct. 21, 2012 |
We concluded a paper on the mathematics of consensus control [ .pdf ] |

Sept. 1, 2012 |
Marco Artina starts his work at our research unit working on Lagrangian methods for constrained nonconvex minimization |

Aug. 8 - Sept. 8, 2012 |
OUT OF OFFICE -- checking emails but slowly responding!!! |

Aug. 10, 2012 |
Massimo Fornasier has been invited to be a Member of the Institute for Advanced Studies ^{} at the Technical University of Munich (IAS-TUM) |

July 19, 2012 |
2 Postdoc and 1 Doc positions: we are inviting interested candidates to apply within the ERC-Starting Grant project "High-Dimensional Sparse Optimal Control" at the Technical University of Munich details -- Deadline for applications: September 30, 2012 |

July 19, 2012 |
Massimo Fornasier has been awarded an ERC-Starting Grant for the project High-Dimensional Sparse Optimal Control |

July 4, 2012 |
Inaugural lecture of Massimo Fornasier at Technische Universität München, topic: Random Dimensionality Reduction and Sparse Recovery Algorithms, 17:00, Hörsaal 3, abstract: pdf |

June 1, 2012 |
Jan-Christian Hütter starts his work at our research unit working on gradient flow of repulsion and attraction potentials |

May 22, 2012 |
The START Project "Sparse Approximation and Optimization in High Dimensions" link ^{} has been prolonged for further 3 years |

May 22, 2012 |
Massimo Fornasier is invited to deliver a "Lezione Lagrangiana" at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Torino official announcement |

May 14, 2012 |
Karin Schnass ^{} has successfully obtained an FWF Erwin-Schrödinger-Fellowship to be spent at the University of Sassari (Italy) |

May 2, 2012 |
Juliane Sigl starts her work at our research unit working on compressed sensing techniques for pulsating stars |

April 2, 2012 |
Steffen Peter starts his work at our research unit working on compressed sensing techniques in remote sensing and Earth observation |

2011 |

December 24, 2011 |
Massimo Fornasier was awarded the Biennial SIMAI Prize ^{} by the Società Italiana di Matematica Applicata ed Industriale |

October 18, 2011 |
Article "Mathematiker setzt lückenhaftes Mega-Puzzle zusammen" by Holger Dambeck on "Spiegel On Line" link ^{} |

April 1, 2011 |
new chair Applied Numerical Analysis, starting with the activity of Massimo Fornasier as Professor at the Technical University of Munich |