Teamwork Across Disciplines: High-Performance Computing Meets Engineering

  • Philipp Neumann
  • Christoph Kowitz
  • Felix Schranner
  • Dmitrii Azarnykh
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9523)


We present a general methodology to combine interdisciplinary teamwork experience with classical lecture and lab course concepts, enabling supervised team-based learning among students. The concept is exemplarily applied in a course on high-performance computing (HPC) and computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Evaluation and student feedback suggest that competences on both teamwork as well as on lecture material (CFD and HPC) are acquired.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philipp Neumann
    • 1
  • Christoph Kowitz
    • 1
  • Felix Schranner
    • 2
  • Dmitrii Azarnykh
    • 2
  1. 1.Department for InformaticsTechnische Universität München (TUM)GarchingGermany
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringTechnische Universität MünchenGarchingGermany

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