deal.II Users Worldwide

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This page contains a list of researchers, groups, and centers actively using deal.II and descriptions of what they do with it.

List of researchers, groups and centers using deal.II


University of Alberta, Edmonton

Prof. Marc Secanell Gallart at ESDL (Energy Systems Design Lab) and his group - Fuel cell simulations


Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Researchers in Applied Mathematics associated with Prof. Gert Lube; notably, Timo Heister joined the developer team from this group. - Simulation and applications of turbulent flows - Parallel computing

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Researchers in Continuum Mechanics and Applied Mathematics associated with Prof. Paul Steinmann: Benjamin Brands, Denis Davydov, Markus Mehnert, Jean-Paul Pelteret, Daniel Riedlbauer, Stefan Riehl. - Continuum mechanics - Reduced-Order Modelling - Shape optimization - Quantum mechanics

Helmut-Schmidt-Universität Universität der Bundeswehr Hamburg

Prof. Markus Bause and his team - wave propagation - composite materials - approximation

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Prof. Guido Kanschat at the IWR (Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Wissenschaftliches Rechnen) - coupled free and porous media flow - radiative transfer - computational electromagnetics - multigrid methods and adaptivity

Thomas Carraro and others associated with the chair for Numerical Analysis of Prof. Rolf Rannacher - Parameter estimation for PDE - Shape optimization

Universität Siegen

Arbeitsgruppe Wissenschaftliches Rechnen, Prof. Franz-Theo Suttmeier - Solid materials

Lehrstuhl für Strömungsmechanik, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Foysi - Fluid-structure interaction


Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste

Prof. Luca Heltai uses deal.II for - Hydrodynamical problems in industrial projects related to ocean navigation - biomedical applications - immersed boundary methods

Republic of South Africa

University of Cape Town

Dr. Andrew McBride and others at CERECAM (Centre for Research in Computational and Applied Mechanics) - Nonlinear thermomechanics - Crystal plasticity - DG methods for problems in elasticity - Low-order finite element simulation of generalized Oldroyd-B model

United States of America

Texas A&M University

Most of the graduate student research in the entire numerical analysis group at Texas A&M's Department of Mathematics is built on deal.II. Dr. Wolfgang Bangerth teaches a scientific computing class on deal.II every other year.

University of California, Davis

The groups of Louise Kellogg and Magali Billen at the Department of Geology are using ASPECT, a code for the simulation of convection in the earth mantle.

University of California, Berkeley

The groups of Bruce Buffett and Mark Richards are also using the ASPECT code mentioned above.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

David Wells and others in the Mathematical Sciences Department are using deal.II to research model reduction and algorithms for discontinuous Galerkin methods.