Dr. Silke Glas

Silke Glas is a research assistant at the Institute of Numerical Mathematics at Ulm University. Her research is about model reduction (particularly the reduced basis method) for non-linear problems.


  • Reduced basis method
  • Variational inequalities
  • Wave equations
  • Hamilton-Jacobi-Bellman equations
  • Space-time method
  • Intraday Trading

Selected Talks

09/2017ENUMATH 2017 in Voss, Norway. Talk about “Space-Time and Reduced Basis Methods”
09/2017ICCF 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal. Talk about “Model reduction for Hamilton-Jacobi-Bellman equations
resulting from intraday trading of electricity”
02/2017SIAM CSE 2017 in Atlanta, USA. Talk about “Non-Smoothness in Space and Time within Model Reduction”
03/2016ALGORITMY 2016 in Podbanske, Slovakia. Talk about “Reduced Basis Methods for Variational Inequalities using Interior Point Methods”
01/2015Oberwolfach Workshop 1503 New Discretization Methods for the Numerical Approximation of PDEs. Talk about “Reduced Basis Approximation of Noncoercive Variational Inequalities”


Since 07/2018Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Numerical Mathematics, Ulm University
10/2016 to 12/2016

Research visit during the special trimester “Numerical Methods for PDEs” at Institut Henri-Poincaré, Paris, France

02/2016 to 03/2016Research visit, SISSA International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
04/2016 to 07/2018Research Assistent at the Institute of Numerical Mathematics, Ulm University, Subject of PhD thesis “Noncoercive and Parabolic Variational Inequalities”
08/2012 to 03/2016Research Assistent at the Chair of Energy Trading and Finance, University of Duisburg-Essen, founded by Priority Programm 1324 of the German Research Foundation
10/2006 to 07/2012Diploma studies in Mathematics and Economics, Ulm University, Subject of thesis “Reduced Basis Method for Variational Inequalitites”
08/2009 to 05/2010Master studies in Mathematics, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA


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Dr. Silke Glas

Ulm University
Institut of Numerical Mathematics
Helmholtzstr. 20, Room 1.31
89081 Ulm
Tel: (+49) 731 50 31705

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