Dr. Alexander Prechtel

Dr. Alexander Prechtel, Akad. ORat

Department of Mathematics
Chair of Applied Mathematics (Modeling and Numerics) (Prof. Dr. Burger)

Room: Raum 04.346
Cauerstraße 11
91058 Erlangen


All information about my research can be found here.

Further information about the teaching can be found here.


Vorlesung (VORL)

Übung (UE)

Vorlesung mit Übung (V/UE)

Curriculum Vitae Alexander Prechtel

Dr. rer. nat
D.E.A. Hydrologie, hydrogéologie, géostatistique et géochimie

1990 Abitur at Graf-Münster Gymnasium, Bayreuth, Germany
1990 – 1991 Military/Civil Service
1991 – 1997


Studies of Mathematics at the University of Bayreuth, Germany

Minor Subject: Geoecology with focus Hydrology




Master (Diplom) in Mathematics

Thesis in Spatial Statistics under supervision of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. P. J. Huber:

Die Schätzung von Variogrammen durch Betrachtung ihrer Integrale

1997 – 1998 Studies of Hydrogeology, Hydrology, Geostatistics and Geochemistry at the École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris (France)




Master for Advanced Studies (D.E.A.: Diplome d’Etudes Approfondies) in Hydrogeology, Hydrology, Geostatistics and Geochemistry

Thesis under supervision of Prof. Dr. P. Chauvet:

La pollution d’un site par des hydrocarbures – aspects de la modélisation hydrogéologique et etude géostatistique

1999 – 2005 Phd studies in Mathematics at the Institute for Applied Mathematics of the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg




Graduation (Doctorate) in Mathematics for Dr. rer. nat., Minor: Geology

Thesis under supervision of Prof. Dr. P. Knabner:

Modelling and Efficient Numerical Solution of Hydrogeochemical Multicomponent Transport Problems by Process-Preserving Decoupling Techniques

since 2005 Senior Researcher (Akademischer Rat) at the chair of Applied Mathematics I of the FAU
2008-2012 Delegate of the Department for the Coordination of the Construction of the new Building in Cauerstr. 11
since 2010 Representative of the Scientific Assistants and Senior Researchers in the Board of the Department of Mathematics

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg