Prof. Dr. Simone Göttlich

Prof. Dr. Simone Göttlich

Room C 311
Tel.: +49 621 181 2438
E-Mail: goettlich(at)

Research Interests

  • Multiscale Modeling: from particles to continuum dynamics
  • Numerical Simulation
  • Control and Optimization

Short CV

  • since 2019: Elected member of the Senate of the University of Mannheim
  • since 2014: Elected member of the School Council (WIM), University of Mannheim
  • 2012-2015: Equal opportunities commissioner of the University of Mannheim
  • since 2011: Full Professor (W3) at School of Business Informatics and Mathematics (WIM), University of Mannheim
  • 2011: Habilitation in Mathematics, TU Kaiserslautern
  • 2009-2011: Akademischer Rat auf Zeit (former C1 Assistant Professor) at Dept. of Mathematics, TU Kaiserslautern
  • 2007: PhD in Mathematics with Prof. Axel Klar and Prof. Christian Ringhofer, TU Kaiserslautern
  • 2004-2009: Research Assistant at Dept. of Mathematics, TU Kaiserslautern
  • 2004: Research Assistant at Dept. of Mathematics, TU Darmstadt
  • 2003: Diploma in Mathematics with Prof. Axel Klar, TU Darmstadt
  • 1999-2003: Studies in Mathematics with focus on Economics, TU Darmstadt

Research stays abroad within the international programs of DAAD: Université Paul Sabatier (Toulouse, France), Arizona State University (Phoenix, USA), Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh, UK), INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée (Nice, France). 

Supervising: 66 completed Bachelor theses, 38 completed Master theses, 12 completed PhD dissertations (see also Mathematics Genealogy Project)

Funded Research Projects: see Projects

Short publication list: 1 Book, 74 refereed journal articles, 11 book sections, 23 conference items


See also  MathSciNet  ORCID  zbMATH   Google Scholar  ResearchGate  arXiv  DBLP

Recent Work/Preprints

  1. S. Göttlich, M. Herty, G. Weldegiyorgis - Input-to-state stability of a scalar conservation law with nonlocal velocity - submitted, November 2020.
  2. S. Göttlich, T. Schillinger - Microscopic and Macroscopic Traffic Flow Models including Random Accidents - arXiv preprint, August 2020.
  3. A. Samara, F. Rempe, S. Göttlich - A novel approach for vehicle travel time distribution: copula-based dependent discrete convolution – submitted, June 2020.
  4. J. Weissen, O. Kolb, S. Göttlich - A combined first and second order traffic network model – arXiv preprint, December 2019.
  5. S. Göttlich, F. Hante, A. Potschka, L. Schewe - Penalty alternating direction methods for mixed-integer optimal control with combinatorial constraints – arXiv preprint, June 2019.

Accepted Journal Publications/Proceedings/Book Chapters (listed in MADOC)

  1. S. Göttlich, M. Herty, S. Moutari, J. Weissen – Second-order traffic flow models on networks – accepted to SIAM Applied Mathematics (SIAP), November 2020.
  2. C. Balzotti, S. Göttlich - A two-dimensional multi-class traffic flow model, accepted to Networks and Heterogeneous Media (NHM), October 2020.
  3. S. Göttlich, E. Iacomini, T. Jung - Properties of the LWR model with time delay, accepted to Networks and Heterogeneous Media (NHM), October 2020.
  4. S. Göttlich, O. Kolb, K. Lux - Chance-constrained optimal inflow control in hyperbolic supply systems with uncertain demand, accepted to Optimal Control, Applications and Methods (OCAM), October 2020.
  5. A. Kienzlen, J. Weissen, A. Verl, S. Göttlich - Simulative Optimierung der Auslegung eines Materialflusslayouts mit Bandförderern (Simulative optimization of the control parameters of a material flow layout with conveyor belts), accepted to Forschung im Ingenieurwesen, October 2020.
  6. S. Göttlich, S. Spieckermann, S. Stauber, A. Storck - Data-driven graph drawing techniques with applications for conveyor systems, Journal of Mathematics in Industry, 10, Article number 24, 2020.
  7. S. Göttlich, S. Knapp, D. Weber - The food seeking behavior of slime mold: a macroscopic approach, Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering,  Vol. 17(6), pp. 6631-6658, 2020.
  8. L. Tong, L. Chen, S. Göttlich, S. Wang - The global classical solution to compressible Euler system with velocity alignment, AIMS Mathematics, Vol.5(6), pp. 6673-6692, 2020.
  9. F. Chiarello, J. Friedrich, P. Goatin, S. Göttlich – Micro-Macro limit of a non-local generalized Aw-Rascle type model, SIAM J. Applied Mathematics, Vol. 80(4), pp. 1841-1861, 2020.