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Nature Scientific Report on the dynamics of ocean rogue waves
in cooperation with MBI, Leibniz University Hannover, and TU Dortmund:
S. Birkholz, C. Brée, I. Veselic, A. Demircan & G. Steinmeyer, Ocean rogue waves and their phase space dynamics in the limit of a linear interference model, Nature / Scientific Reports 6 (2016).
New DFG Priority Programme 1962
Kick-Off Meeting of the recently installed DFG Priority Programme “Non-smooth and Complementarity-based Distributed Parameter Systems: Simulation and Hierarchical Optimization” at WIAS.