Development Association

Verein zur Förderung der Mathematik in Erlangen (Association for the Development of Mathematics in Erlangen)

Development Association

The Association for the Development of Mathematics in Erlangen (VFME) aims at intensifying the connection of Department of Mathematics with the general public through various activities and events. Most members of the association are alumni of the mathematics study programmes at FAU. A high priority task of VFME is the graduation ceremony at the Department of Mathematics. Broad cooperations with partners from industry, economy and schools are intended.

VFME is a non-profit association.

Invitation to the general meeting 2019

The chairman Prof. Dr. Knop invites to this year’s general meeting. It will take place on

Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at 13.00 s.t. in the room 01.382 of the Department of Mathematics.

(VFME-Invitation-2019 as PDF (German)


The inaugural meeting of the association took place at 19. February 2000. At this meeting 19 inaugural members joined VFME. The executive board consists of

  • Prof. Dr. Friedrich Knop (1. Chairperson)
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Fiebig (Secretary)
  • N. N. (Treasurer)
  • Dr. Jens Habermann (Assessor)

Statues of the VFME: Satzung VFME, pdf (german only)


At the moment the following annual membership fees apply:

  • Regular members EUR 15.-
  • Institutions EUR 50.-
  • Students EUR 5.-


Department Mathematik
Cauerstr. 11
91058 Erlangen

Bank Details:
IBAN: DE 98 7635 0000 0000 0972 71
BIC: BYLADEM1ERH (Sparkasse Erlangen)

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg