Scientific Computing and Algorithms in Industrial Simulations

Projects and Products of Fraunhofer SCAI

  • Michael Griebel
  • Anton Schüller
  • Marc Alexander Schweitzer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Methods

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Marco Hülsmann, Bernhard Klaassen, Andreas Krämer, Ottmar Krämer-Fuhrmann, Tosawi Pangalela, Dirk Reith et al.
      Pages 3-24
    3. James Barker, Johannes Bulin, Jan Hamaekers, Sonja Mathias
      Pages 25-42
    4. Tanja Clees, Igor Nikitin, Lialia Nikitina, Sabine Pott, Stanislav Klimenko
      Pages 43-59
    5. Tanja Clees, Nils Hornung, Éric Lluch Alvarez, Igor Nikitin, Lialia Nikitina, Inna Torgovitskaia
      Pages 61-79
  3. Products

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Klaus Stüben, John W. Ruge, Tanja Clees, Sebastian Gries
      Pages 83-119
    3. Hans-Joachim Plum, Arnold Krechel, Sebastian Gries, Bram Metsch, Fabian Nick, Marc Alexander Schweitzer et al.
      Pages 121-134
    4. Klaus Wolf, Pascal Bayrasy, Carsten Brodbeck, Ilja Kalmykov, André Oeckerath, Nadja Wirth
      Pages 135-151
    5. Tanja Clees, Nils Hornung, Detlef Labrenz, Michael Schnell, Horst Schwichtenberg, Hayk Shoukourian et al.
      Pages 153-180
    6. Thomas Brandes, Eric Schricker, Thomas Soddemann
      Pages 181-198
    7. Jochen Garcke, Mandar Pathare, Nikhil Prabakaran
      Pages 199-205
    8. Marc Alexander Schweitzer, Albert Ziegenhagel
      Pages 207-226
  4. Applications and Show Cases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. Carsten Brodbeck, Jan Knebel, Detlef Ritter, Klaus Wolf
      Pages 229-243
    3. Thorsten Köddermann, Martin R. Schenk, Marco Hülsmann, Andreas Krämer, Karl N. Kirschner, Dirk Reith
      Pages 265-284
    4. Juliane Fluck, Philipp Senger, Wolfgang Ziegler, Steffen Claus, Horst Schwichtenberg
      Pages 285-315
    5. Jochen Garcke, Rodrigo Iza-Teran, Marvin Marks, Mandar Pathare, Dirk Schollbach, Martin Stettner
      Pages 317-339
    6. Dustin Feld, Jochen Garcke, Jia Liu, Eric Schricker, Thomas Soddemann, Yong Xue
      Pages 341-358
  5. A Short History

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 359-359
    2. Ulrich Trottenberg, Anton Schüller
      Pages 361-376

About this book


The contributions gathered here provide an overview of current research projects and selected software products of the Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing SCAI. They show the wide range of challenges that scientific computing currently faces, the solutions it offers, and its important role in developing applications for industry. Given the exciting field of applied collaborative research and development it discusses, the book will appeal to scientists, practitioners, and students alike.

The Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing SCAI combines excellent research and application-oriented development to provide added value for our partners. SCAI develops numerical techniques, parallel algorithms and specialized software tools to support and optimize industrial simulations. Moreover, it implements custom software solutions for production and logistics, and offers calculations on high-performance computers. Its services and products are based on state-of-the-art methods from applied mathematics and information technology.


algorithms fast solvers optimization multiphysics data analysis high performance computing metamodelling material design molecular dynamics

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael Griebel
    • 1
  • Anton Schüller
    • 2
  • Marc Alexander Schweitzer
    • 3
  1. 1.Schloss BirlinghovenFraunhofer-Institut SCAISankt AugustinGermany
  2. 2.Schloss BirlinghovenFraunhofer-Institut SCAISankt AugustinGermany
  3. 3.Schloss BirlinghovenFraunhofer-Institut SCAISankt AugustinGermany

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