Jan Friedrich, M.Sc.

Jan Friedrich, M.Sc.

Room C 309
Tel.: +49 621 181 2466
E-Mail: jan.friedrich(at)uni-mannheim.de

Research Interests

  • Non-local conservation laws and its applications
  • Conservation laws on networks
  • High-order numerical schemes for PDEs

Short CV

  • since 09/17: Research Assistant, School of Business Informatics and Mathemathics, University of Mannheim  
  • 08/17: M.Sc. in Business Mathematics, University of Mannheim
  • 01/15: B.Sc. in Business Mathematics, University of Mannheim
  • 09/13-02/14: Erasmus stay at Swansea University, Swansea, Wales
  • 08/11-08/17: Studies in Business Mathematics, University of Mannheim
  • 07/11: Graduated from Albert-Schweizer-/Geschwister-Scholl Gymnasium, Marl (Abitur)


  • HWS 2020: Anwendungen Skalarer Erhaltungs­gleichungen (Tutorial)
  • HWS 2020: Numerik (Tutorial)
  • FSS 2020: Numerik partieller Differentialgleichungen (Tutorial)
  • HWS 2019: Anwendungen Skalarer Erhaltungs­gleichungen (Tutorial)
  • HWS 2019: Numerik (Tutorial)
  • FSS 2019: Numerik partieller Differentialgleichungen (Tutorial)
  • FSS 2019: Analysis für Wirtschafts­informatiker (Tutorial)
  • FSS 2019: Modellierung und Simulation (Master Seminar)
  • HWS 2018: Numerik gewöhnlicher Differentialgleichungen (Tutorial)
  • FSS 2018: Numerik (Tutorial)
  • FSS 2018: Modellierung und Simulation (Master Seminar)
  • HWS 2017: Optimierung (Tutorial)

Conferences and Research Stays

Research Stays

  • ASU, August 2019, Phoenix, USA, financially supported by DAAD-PPP USA
  • INRIA,  July 2019 and November 2019, Sophia Antipolis, France, financially supported by the project ”Non-local conservation laws for engineering applications” co-funded by DAAD and PHC Procope
  • INRIA, Research Tandem, January 2019, Sophia Antipolis, France, financially supported by DAAD within the IPID4all program

Conferences and Workshops

  • Normandy Meeting on Theoretical and Numerical Aspects of PDE, November 2018, Rouen, France, Poster presentation: A one-to-one junction for a LWR traffic flow model with non-local flux; financially supported by      Région Normandie and COMUE Normandie Université
  • GAMM Workshop on Numerical Analysis, October 2018, Augsburg; Talk: Maximum principle satisfying CWENO schemes for non-local conservation law
  • IFIP TC 7 Conference on System Modelling and Optimization, June 2018, Essen; Talk: Traffic flow models with non-local flux and approaches for network models
  • Students conference of the German Mathematical Society(DMV), March 2018, Paderborn; Talk: Network Models and Numerical Methods for Traffic Flow with Non-Local Flux Terms
  • Spring School 2018: From Particle Dynamics to Gradient Flows, February 2018, Kaiserslautern; Talk: A Godunov type scheme for a class of scalar conservation laws with non-local flux