Computational Mathematics

Computational Mathematics

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Stefan KarpinskiDipl.Technomathematiker Stefan Karpinski


Hasselt University
Faculty of Sciences
Discipline group Mathematics and statistics
Research group Computational mathematics

Numerical methods for partial differential equations:

  • Discontinuous Galerkin methods: convergence, error estimates
  • Linear iterative schemes
  • Scientific computing


  • Flow in porous media: unsaturated, two-phase, non-standard models, dynamic capillarity
  • Hererogeneous media


University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Faculty of Science I, Mathematics

Diplom Technomathematiker Univ. ( April 4th, 2011)

Minor: Electrical Engineering, Computer Science

Work experience

May 2011 – March 2014: Scientific Employee, Technical University of Munich, Chair for Numerical Mathematics

July 2014 – now: Engineering Consultant, Esprit Engineering GmbH, Munich Germany

Analysis of a linearization scheme for an interior penalty discontinuous Galerkin method for two phase flow in porous media with dynamic capillarity effects, Internat. J. Numer. Methods Engrg. (accepted), with I.S. Pop and F.A. Radu (see also Hasselt University CMAT Report UP-16-05).

Analysis of an interior penalty discontinuous Galerkin scheme for two phase flow in porous media with dynamic capillarity effectsNumer. Math. Vol. 136 (2017), pp. 249-286, with I.S. Pop (also see CASA Report 15-27, Eindhoven University of Technology).