Dr. Nadja Ray

PD Dr. Nadja Ray

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

Room: Raum 04.336
Cauerstraße 11
91058 Erlangen

Head of junior research group (FAU-NGL)

Education

  • 05/2021 – present: Private lecturer
  • 06/2016 – 07/2020: Habilitation in Applied Mathematics, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 12/2008 – 05/2013: Dissertation in Applied Mathematics, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 10/2002 – 03/2008: Diploma in mathematics with minor theoretical physics, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 09/1993 – 06/2002: Abitur, Emmy-Norther-Gymnasium (grammar school), Erlangen

Work experience

  • 04/2020 – present: DFG temporary position for principal investigators
  • 01/2020 – present: Head of junior research group status
  • 04/2018 – present: Principle investigator DFG RTG 2339
  • 01/2016 – 12/2017: Principle investigator DAAD PPP Norway
  • 10/2015 – present: Principle investigator DFG RU 2179
  • 10/2012 – present: Research associate at Chair of Applied Mathematics I, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 10/2012 – 03/2017: DFG RTG 1773 coordinator at Chair of Computer Graphics, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 04/2008 – 11/2008: Research associate at Chair of Applied Mathematics I, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

International experience

  • 11/2016: Bergen/Norway, host: Prof. Dr. Kundan Kumar (1 week)
  • 08/2016: Bergen/Norway, host: Prof. Dr. Kundan Kumar (1 week)
  • 03/2012: Bergen/Norway, host: Prof. Dr. Florin A. Radu (1 week)
  • 09/2010 – 10/2010: Eindhoven/The Netherlands, host: Dr. Adrian Muntean (4 weeks)
  • 02/2006 – 06/2006: Semester abroad, Florence, Italy (Erasmus)

Fellowships/Awards

  • 10/2016 – 09/2017: Women’s prize of the faculty of natural sciences, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (1/2 TVL E13 PhD position for 12 month)
  • 2014: Dr.-Körper-Preis 2014 (GAMM) for outstanding PhD thesis
  • 12/2011 – 09/2012: PhD scholarship, “Förderung der Chancengleichheit für Frauen in Forschung und Lehre”, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 01/2009 – 09/2011: PhD scholarship, Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
  • 12/2008 – 11/2011: PhD scholarship, Deutsche Telekom Stiftung
  • 02/2003 – 03/2008: Student scholarship, Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes

Research interests

  • Multiscale modeling, upscaling, homogenization
  • Porous media applications including evolving microstructures
  • Soil microaggregates
  • Electrohydrodynamic

Publications

For recent research work and pdf files, please check also the preprint series.

Projects

  • Mechanistische, integrative Mehrskalenmodellierung der Umwandlung von Bodenmikroaggregaten

    (Third Party Funds Single)

    Term: 01-04-2020 - 31-08-2024
    Funding source: DFG-Einzelförderung / Sachbeihilfe (EIN-SBH)
  • Mechanistische, integrative Mehrskalenmodellierung der Umwandlung von Bodenmikroaggregaten

    (Third Party Funds Single)

    Term: 01-11-2019 - 31-10-2022
    Funding source: DFG-Einzelförderung / Sachbeihilfe (EIN-SBH)
  • Interfaces, complex structures, and singular limits in continuum mechanics

    (Third Party Funds Group – Overall project)

    Term: 01-04-2018 - 30-09-2022
    Funding source: DFG / Graduiertenkolleg (GRK)
  • Mechanistic modelling of the formation and consolidation of soil microaggregates

    (Third Party Funds Group – Sub project)

    Overall project: DFG RU 2179 “MAD Soil - Microaggregates: Formation and turnover of the structural building blocks of soils”
    Term: 01-01-2016 - 31-12-2019
    Funding source: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  • German-Norwegian collaborative research support scheme

    (Third Party Funds Single)

    Term: 01-01-2016 - 31-12-2017
    Funding source: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)

    Homogenisierung reaktiven Transports in variablen Mikrostrukturen


Talks

  • 15. – 19.03.2021: Oberwolfach Workshop on Homogenization theory: periodic and beyond, Oberwolfach/Germany
  • 06. – 10.05.2019: 11th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting, Valencia/Spain
  • 07. – 12.04.2019: European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2019, Vienna/Austria
  • 10. – 14.03.2019: SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, Houston/Texas/USA
  • 26.08. – 01.09.2018: Oberwolfach Workshop on Reactive Flows in Deformable, Complex Media , Oberwolfach/Germany
  • 03. – 07.06.2018: Computational Methods in Water Resources (CMWR 2018), Saint Malo/France
  • 11. – 14.09.2017: SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, Erlangen/Germany
  • 13.08. – 18.08.2017: Goldschmidt Conference, Paris/France
  • 22.08.2016: Seminar talk, University of Bergen, Bergen/Norway
  • 19. – 24.06.2016: Computational Methods in Water Resources (CMWR 2016), Toronto/Canada
  • 17. – 22.04.2016: European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016, Vienna/Austria
  • 29.06. – 02.07.2015: SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, Stanford/USA
  • 18. -21.05.2015: 7th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting, Padova/Italy
  • 21. – 27.09.2014: Oberwolfach Workshop on Reactive Flows in Deformable, Complex Media , Oberwolfach/Germany
  • 10. – 13.07.2014: Computational Methods in Water Resources (CMWR 2014), Stuttgart/Germany
  • 22.05.2014: Seminar talk, University of Augsburg/Germany
  • 21. – 25.05.2013: 5th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting, Prague/Czech Republic
  • 17. – 23.03.2013: Oberwolfach Workshop on Interplay of Theory and Numerics for Deterministic and Stochastic Homogenization, Oberwolfach/Germany
  • 24./25.04.2012: International SimTech Symposium Mathematical Modeling: Contact Mechanics, Phase Transitions, Multiscale Problems, Stuttgart/Germany
  • 07. – 10.08.2012: SIAM Conference on the Life Sciences, San Diego/California/USA
  • 26.03.2012: Seminar talk, University of Bergen, Bergen/Norway
  • 13. – 15.06.2011: The Mathematics of Porous Media, Split/Croatia
  • 25.03.2011: SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, Long Beach/California/USA
  • 08.11.2010: Colloid Workshop, Erlangen/Germany
  • 10.10.2010: International Workshop on Modeling, Simulation, and Optimization, Erlangen/Germany
  • 15.09.2010: CASA Seminar, University of Eindhoven, Eindhoven/The Netherlands
  • 25. – 28.05.2010: 8th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations, and Applications, Dresden/Germany
  • 05. – 07.10.2009: International Conference on Non-linearities and Upscaling in Porous Media, Stuttgart/Germany


Posters

  • 06. -10.05.2019: 11th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting, Valencia/Spain
  • 14. – 17.02.2011: Analytical and numerical methods for multiscale systems, Heidelberg/Germany
  • 15. – 18.06.2009: SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, Leipzig/Germany

Participated Conferences und Courses

  • 31.08. -04.09.2020: 12th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting, online
  • 25. – 30.09.2011: Riemann International School of Mathematics Multiphase and Multiphysics Problems, Verbania/Italy
  • 24./25.2.2009: Season School Reactive transport in porous media: Models, analysis, and simulation, Jena/Germany
  • 19. – 24.4.2009: General European Geoscience Union (EGU), Wien/Austria
  • 09. – 13.02.2009: 80th Annual Meeting of the International Association for Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (GAMM), Danzig/Poland

Kolloquium (KO)

Certificate for Teaching in Higher Education of the Bavarian Universities

  • 11/2019: Evaluationen und Umfragen mit StudOn
  • 11/2019: Die Tafel professionell nutzen
  • 09/2019: Vielfalt in der Lehre: Umgang mit Beeinträchtigungen
  • 09/2019: Mathematik-Aufgaben digital gestalten (Einführungskurs in STACK)
  • 06/2019: Schneller, höher, weiter – studentische Arbeitsgruppen und Projektteams wirksam
    (an)leiten
  • 06/2019: Examining and Assessing in English
  • 05/2019: Presenting in English
  • 05/2019: Grundlagen der Hochschuldidaktik – Planung einer Lehrveranstaltung

Further Seminars

  • 07/2015: Basics of business administration, RTG 1773
  • 03/2015: Conflict management and conversational skills, RTG 1773
  • 02/2012: Public relations in science, Graduate school FAU
  • 07/2011: Negotiation skills, Deutsche Telekom Stiftung
  • 02/2011: Presentation Skills, Deutsche Telekom Stiftung
  • 12/2010: Time management and management in teaching, Graduate school FAU
  • 03/2010: Project and  time management, Deutsche Telekom Stiftung
  • 09/2009: Team and leadership competence in science and beyond; Networking for researchers, Deutsche Telekom Stiftung
  • 05/2009: Intercultural Communication Workshop, Deutsche Telekom Stiftung

 

 

 

 

 

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