# Barbara Wohlmuth

**Barbara I. Wohlmuth** is a German mathematician specializing in the numerical solution of partial differential equations. She holds the chair of numerical mathematics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM).^{[1]}

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## Education and careerEdit

Wohlmuth earned a master's degree in mathematics in 1991 from Joseph Fourier University in France, and a diploma in 1992 from the TUM.^{[1]}
She completed a doctorate at TUM in 1995, under the supervision of Ronald Hoppe,^{[1]}^{[2]} and earned her habilitation in 2000 at the University of Augsburg.

She worked as a full professor at the University of Stuttgart from 2001 until 2010, when she returned to TUM.^{[1]}

## RecognitionEdit

In 2005, the Istituto Lombardo Accademia di Scienze e Lettere in Milan gave her their Giovanni Sacchi-Landriani Prize. She won the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft in 2012.^{[3]} In 2013 she was elected to the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities.^{[4]}

She was the Emmy Noether Lecturer of the German Mathematical Society in 2014,^{[5]} and an invited speaker on numerical analysis and scientific computing at the 2018 International Congress of Mathematicians.^{[6]}

## ReferencesEdit

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^{a}^{b}^{c}^{d}Lebenslauf, retrieved 2017-08-07. **^**Barbara Wohlmuth at the Mathematics Genealogy Project**^**Leibniz-Laudationes 2012: Barbara Wohlmuth, Numerische Mathematik (in German), Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, retrieved 2017-08-07.**^**Akademie beruft drei TUM-Wissenschaftlerinnen (in German), Technical University of Munich, retrieved 2017-08-07.**^***Preise und Auszeichnungen*(in German), German Mathematical Society, retrieved 2018-11-05**^**"Invited section lectures",*ICM 2018*, retrieved 2018-08-08

## External linksEdit

- Barbara Wohlmuth publications indexed by Google Scholar