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Contributing Scientists

This page lists researchers at the University of Cologne that contribute to the Competence Area 3, as well as their fields of research (including topical and methodological keywords). Please note that the list is work in progress!

CA3 is open to all interested researchers, please contact the coordinator in case you wish to join.

Name HomepageField of ResearchKeywords (Topics)Keywords (Methods)
Andreas Beyercellnet-sb.cecad.uni-koeln.deCellular Networks and Systems BiologyAgeing research, oncology, systems geneticsMachine learning, network biology
Dirk Blunkwww.oc.uni-koeln.de/blunk/Organic chemistry
Susanne Crewellwww.geomet.uni-koeln.de/crewell.htmlMeteorologyRemote Sensing
Silvia Daunwww.zoologie.uni-koeln.de/daun.htmlZoology
Rainer Dyckerhoffwww.wisostat.uni-koeln.deEconometrics, statistics
Gregor Gassnerwww.mi.uni-koeln.de/NumSim/Mathematics: Numerical Simulation
Bernd Goldfußwww.uni-koeln.de/goldfuss/Organic chemistry
David Grosswww.thp.uni-koeln.de/gross/Quantum information, mathematical physics
Michael Hanrathwww.tc.uni-koeln.de/people/hanrath/Theoretical chemistry
Jürgen Hermesdh.uni-koeln.de/jhermes.htmlDigital HumanitiesComputational linguisticsMachine learning, text mining
Dominik Hezelwww.geologie.uni-koeln.de/1848.htmlGeo-/cosmochemistry
Sandro Jahnwww.geologie.uni-koeln.de/2373.htmlMineralogy/crystallographyComputational mineral physics, geological fluids, fluid-rock interactions at high pressures and temperaturesMolecular dynamics simulation, density-functional theory, theoretical spectroscopy and thermodynamics
Michael Jüngerinformatik.uni-koeln.de/ls-juenger/Computer Science
Wolfgang Ketterwww.is3.uni-koeln.deInformation Systems for Sustainable Society
Axel Klawonnwww.numerik.uni-koeln.deNumerical mathematics and scientific computing
Stefan Kneifelwww.geomet.uni-koeln.de/space-and-planets1.htmlMeteorologyCharakterisierung der Streueigenschaften von Schnee- und Eispartikeln in Wolken, Modellierung mikrophysikalischer Prozesse in Wolken, Wechselwirkung von Wolkenmikrophysik auf großräumige WolkeneigenschaftenDiskrete Dipol-Approximation (DDA) und Entwicklung von Näherungen für die Streurechnungen, Hochaufgelöste Simulationen mit dem neuen Vorhersagemodell ICON
Pavlos Kolliaswww.portal.uni-koeln.de/12064.htmlMeteorology
Sigrun Korschingwww.uni-koeln.de/math-nat-fak/genetik/groups/Korsching/index.htmlGenetics Phylogeny, Receptor/Ligand modelling
Ulrich Langvis.uni-koeln.deComputer Science
Brigitte Mathiakcceh.uni-koeln.deDigital Humanities
Martin Nawrotwww.zoologie.uni-koeln.de/nawrot.html , twitter.com/nawrot_groupZoologyComputational Neuroscience, Neural Coding, Neural Plasticity, Learning and Memory, Primate Motor ControlSpiking neural networks, neuronal attractor networks, deep architectures, multivariate spike train statistics, mean field theory, neurophysiology
Roel Neggerswww.geomet.uni-koeln.de/1864.htmlMeteorology
Claes Neuefeindwww.spinfo.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/24634.htmlLinguistic data processingComputational linguisticsMachine learning, artificial intelligence
Eleftheria Paliouarchaeoinformatik.uni-koeln.deArchäologieArchäoinformatik/computational archeologycomplex systems simulation, agent-based modelling, network analysis (social network analysis and spatial network analysis), spatio-temporal modelling with R
Eric Parteliwww.geosciences.uni-koeln.de/compgeoteam.htmlGeosciencesgranular geomaterials, planetary geomorphology, desertification Discrete-Element-Methods, continuum geomorphic modeling, statistical physics
Felix Rauifl.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/rau.htmlGeneral linguisticsAudio-visual data analysis, linguisticsMachine learning
Achim Roschwww.thp.uni-koeln.de/rosch/Theoretical condensed-matter physicsTopological and correlated quantum matter, magnetic skyrmions, quantum systems far from thermal equilibriumQuantum field theory, numerical simulations of quantum and classical systems using exact diagonalization, Landau-Lifshitz equations, Monte Carlo approaches, Langevin equations.
Joachim Saurwww.geomet.uni-koeln.de/space-and-planets.htmlSpace Physics
Andreas Schadschneiderwww.thp.uni-koeln.de/~as/Theoretical Physics, Statistical PhysicsNonequilibrium physics, stochastic processes, traffic, pedestrian dynamicsModeling of complex systems, agent-based modeling, Monte Carlo simulation
Martin Scheffelcmr.uni-koeln.deMacroeconomics
Peter Schilkeastro.uni-koeln.de/schilke.htmlAstrophysicsAnalysis of astrophysical dataExploration of Machine Learning methods for automatic source classification
Yaping Shaowww.geomet.uni-koeln.de/171.htmlMeteorology
Simon Trebstwww.thp.uni-koeln.de/trebst/Computational Physics
Achim Treschimsieweb.uni-koeln.deMedizinische Statistik und BioinformatikAnalysis of genome-wide data, regulation of gene expression, RNA metabolismnonparametric methods for high dimensional data, probabilistic graphical models
Frank Vallentinwww.mi.uni-koeln.de/opt/MathematicsOptimization, geometry, discrete mathematics
Stefanie Walchhera.ph1.uni-koeln.de/~walch/Steffi_Walchs_homepage/Main.htmlTheoretical Astrophysics
Lex Wennmacherwww.geomet.uni-koeln.de/wennmacher.htmlSpace Physics
Thomas Wiehewww.bioinf-popgen.uni-koeln.de/wiehe-research.htmlBioinformatics & Population GeneticsBioinformatics & Population GeneticsMathematical modeling, simulations
Roman Wienandswww.mi.uni-koeln.de/~wienands/Numerical mathematics
Andreas Zilgeswww.ikp.uni-koeln.de/groups/zilges/Nuclear PhysicsNuclear structure, Nuclear Astrophysics, Nuclear photonics, detector developmentMonte Carlo simulations of complex experimental setups for basic research and applications