2016 
July 18–22, 2016 
Felix Krahmer is organizing a Summer School about Mathematical methods for highdimensional 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 twoweek 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 PseudoSplines and the Construction of Parseval Frames.'' [ .pdf ] 
Feb. 29  Mar. 04, 2016 
Peter Massopust attended the international IMWorkshop on Applied Approximation, Signals and Images ^{} in Bernried, Germany, and gave a presentation on "Fractional and Complex PseudoSplines. 
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 DonauIsarInn: 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 Cliffordanalytical methods to multichannel signal and image processing. 
Feb. 1, 2016 
YoungPil Choi ^{} starts his work at our research unit. 
Jan. 11, 2016 
Dominik Stöger starts his work at our research unit. 
Jan. 1, 2016 
Sara KrauseSolberg, 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 reweighted 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 
JoeMei 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 selforganizing 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 JanuaryMarch 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 pPoisson 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 PhDThesis. 
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 planestrain 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 MayJuly 2014. He will deliver the special lecture Statistical Learning, Geometry and HighDimensional 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 multipenalty 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 CoNP Completeness for ManyValued Logics" 
Feb. 3, 2014 
Markus Hansen starts his work at our research unit. 
Jan. 22, 2014 
We offer 2 new Masterthesis. link 
Jan. 16, 2014 
Marco Artina, Massimo Fornasier, and Steffen Peter updated the paper "Damping NoiseFolding 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 JanuaryJune 2014. He will deliver the special lecture TimeFrequency Analysis and Applications in Information Theory. 
Sept. 27, 2013 
Michael Speckbacher concluded his Master Thesis with the title "Timefrequency representation adapted to perception". [ .pdf ] 
Sept. 25, 2013 
Martin Eller participated in the Studierendenkonferenz of Österreichische Mathematische Gesellschaft and Deutsche MathematikerVereinigung 2013 and gave a talk on his Master thesis "Rotation Invariance in Exemplarbased 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 Exemplarbased Image Inpainting". [ .pdf ] 
Jul. 23, 2013 
Massimo Fornasier, Valeriya Naumova, and Sergei Pereverzyev concluded the paper with title "Parameter Choice Strategies for MultPenalty Regularization". [ .pdf ] 
Jul. 15, 2013 
Martin Ehler ^{}, Massimo Fornasier, and Juliane Sigl concluded the paper with title "Quasilinear compressed sensing". [ .pdf ] 
Jul. 10, 2013 
Massimo Fornasier and Francesco Solombrino concluded the paper with title "Meanfield 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 
JanChristian Hütter concluded his Master Thesis with the title "Minimizers and Gradient Flows of AttractionRepulsion 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 NoiseFolding 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 2630, 2013 
Mar. 15, 2013 
Massimo Fornasier is coorganizing (with Philipp Grohs ^{} and Rachel Ward ^{}) the Minisymposium "Approximation, compression, and data analysis" at ENUMATH 2013 ^{}, Lausanne August 2630, 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 ExemplarBased 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 (IASTUM) 
July 19, 2012 
2 Postdoc and 1 Doc positions: we are inviting interested candidates to apply within the ERCStarting Grant project "HighDimensional 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 ERCStarting Grant for the project HighDimensional 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 
JanChristian 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 ErwinSchrödingerFellowship 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 MegaPuzzle 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 