Prof. Dr. Harald Garcke

Lehrstuhl für Mathematik VIII

Fakultät für Mathematik
Universität Regensburg
93040 Regensburg
Raum: M 111
Tel.: +49 (0)941 943 2992
Fax: +49 (0)941 943 3263

Sprechstunde: Mittwoch von 10:30 bis 11:30 Uhr

Doktorandenstellen im Graduiertenkolleg IntComSin zu besetzen.



John W. Barrett, Harald Garcke, Robert Nürnberg, Parametric finite element approximations of curvature driven interface evolutions, appeared in Handbook of Numerical Analysis 21, 275-423 (2020)

Helmut Abels and Harald Garcke, Weak solutions and diffuse interface models for incompressible two-phase flows
appeared in Y. Giga, A. Novotny (eds.), Handbook of Mathematical Analysis in Mechanics of Viscous Fluids, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-10151-4_29-1

Harald Garcke, Curvature Driven Interface Evolution, Jahresbericht der Deutschen Mathematiker-Vereinigung, September 2013, Volume 115, Issue 2, pp 63-100. DOI 10.1365/s13291-013-0066-2
For a preprint of an earlier version see PREPRINT

 Mathematische Modellierung
 Christof Eck, Harald Garcke, Peter Knabner
 Erscheinungstermin: März 2008
 2. überarbeitete Auflage: März 2011
 3. überarbeitete Auflage: März 2017
 Mathematical Modeling
 Erscheinungstermin: Mai 2017


Fluidic Membranes
Mathematics of snow crystal growth
Image Segmentation
Shape Optimization
Phase field modelling of solidification phenomena
Geometric evolution equations
Tumor growth
Phase separation and elastic effects
Founded Projects of the DFG
  1. Project "Mathematische Modellierung und Devicesimulation für Halbleiterbauelemente" third party funded by Infineon
  2. Project Optimization problems governed by Cahn-Hilliard equations, joint project with Luise Blank as part of the
    Schwerpunktprogramm Optimierung mit partiellen Differentialgleichungen (SPP1253/1) of the DFG (SPP1253/1) (since June 2006)
  3. Project Phasenfeldmodellierung der Erstarrung in mehrkomponentigen und mehrphasigen Legierungssystemen
    as part of the Schwerpunktprogramm Phasenumwandlungen in mehrkomponentigen Schmelzen of the DFG (until November 2006)
  4. Project Multiple scales in phase separating systems with elastic misfit
    as part of the Schwerpunktprogramm Analysis, Modellbildung und Simulation von Mehrskalenproblemen of the DFG (until 2005)
  5. Project Analysis, modelling and simulation of multi-scale, multi-phase solidification in alloy systems
    as part of the Schwerpunktprogramm Analysis, Modellbildung und Simulation von Mehrskalenproblemen of the DFG (until August 2006)
  6. RTN-Network on Nonlinear partial differential equations describing front propagation and other singular phenomena



    Kira Bangert
    Raum M 019 A, Tel. 0941-943-5690

    Matthias Ebenbeck
    Raum M 111A, Tel. 0941-943-4918

    Dr. Patrik Knopf
    Raum M 114, Tel. 0941-943-2953

    Julia Menzel
    Raum 111A, Tel. 0941-943-4918

    Felicitas Schmitz
    Raum M 019B, Tel. 0941-943-5691


Workshop on PDE 2019
Partial Differential Equations in Fluids and Solids, September 9-13, 2019, Berlin

International Congress
Industrial and Applied Mathematics, July 15-19, 2019, Valencia, Spanien

Summer School
Summer School on Phase field modeling, June 24-26, 2019, Hasselt University

Calculus of Variation and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, March 25-28, 2019, Regensburg

Special Materials and Complex Systems--SMACS 2018, June 18-22, 2018, Gargano, Italy

89th GAMM Annual Meeting
GAMM 2018, March 19-23, 2018, Munich, Germany

Geometric Evolution Equations,
March 5-8, 2018, Regensburg, Germany

Equadiff 2017, July 24-28, 2017, Bratislava, Slovakia

The 14th International Conference on Free Boundary Problems: Theory and Applications, July 9-14, 2017, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Emerging Developments in Interfaces and Free Boundaries, January 22-28, 2017, Oberwolfach

STAMM Symposium
Trends on Applications of Mathematics to Mechanics, September 5-9, 2016, Rome, Italy

GK Winter School
Geometric Evolution Equations, February 16-19, 2016, Regensburg

Biological Membranes: Modelling, Analysis and Numerics, January 7-8, 2016, Imperial College London


Eva Rütz
Fakultät für Mathematik
Universität Regensburg
93040 Regensburg

Raum: 211
Tel.:  +49(0)941-943 2773
Fax : +49(0)941-943 3263


  • 05.06.1963 born in Bremerhaven
  • 1989 Diploma in mathematics at University of Bonn
  • 1989-1993 Research assistant at SFB 256 “Nichtlineare partielle Differentialgleichungen”, University of Bonn
  • 1993 Dr. rer. nat. in mathematics, University of Bonn
  • 1993-1994 Post-doc position at Centre for Mathematical Analysis and Its Applications (University of Sussex, England) with an ESF fellowship
  • 1994-2000 Research assistant at University of Bonn
  • 2000 Habilitation at University of Bonn
  • 2000-2002 Hochschuldozent at University of Bonn
  • 2001 Offers for a professorship in Duisburg and Regensburg
  • since 2002 Full professor at University of Regensburg
  • 2005-2007 Dean of the faculty of mathematics at University of Regensburg
  • since 2011 Vertrauensdozent of the DFG