Prof. Dr. Harald Garcke

Chair of Mathematics VIII

Department of Mathematics
University of Regensburg
93040 Regensburg
Room: 111
Phone: +49 (0)941 943 2992
Fax:      +49 (0)941 943 3263

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

Consultation-hour: Wednesday from 10:30 to 11:30 o'clock

PhD job offers in the Research Training Group IntComSin (GRK 2339)



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
 Date of publication: March 2008
 2nd revised edition: March 2011
 3rd revised edition: March 2017
 Mathematical Modeling
 Date of publication: May 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
Geförderte Projekte der 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



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

      Michael Gößwein
      Raum 019B, Tel. 0941-943-5691

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

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

      Maximilian Rauchecker
      Raum M 019C, Tel. 0941-943-5692

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

  • Conferences

    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
    Department of Mathematics
    University of Regensburg
    93040 Regensburg

    Room: 211
    Phone:  +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