Dr. Jan Friedrich

Institut für Geometrie und Praktische Mathematik
RWTH Aachen
Templergraben 55
52056 Aachen

Hauptgebäude R 128.2
+49 241 80-93065
+49 241 80-693951
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Academic Positions

Research Interests

  • Nonlocal Conservation Laws and its Applications
  • Mathematical Modeling of Vehicular Traffic
  • Mathematical and Numerical Analysis of PDEs
  • (High-order) Numerical Schemes for PDEs



PhD Thesis

Teaching Experience (Excerpt)

[WT22] Mathematics 1 for civil engineers, Assistant, RWTH Aachen
[ST22] Mathematics 2 for civil engineers, Assistant, RWTH Aachen
[WT21] Numerical Methods for Ordinary Differential Equations, Lecturer, University of Mannheim
[ST21, ST20, ST19] Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, Assistant, University of Mannheim
[WT20, WT19] Applications of Scalar Conservation Laws, Assistant, University of Mannheim
[WT20, WT19, ST18] Numerics, Assistant, University of Mannheim

Conferences (Excerpt)

    As Organizer
    • Recent Trends in Optimization and Control: Short course and Workshop , Main Organizer, Pertoria, South Africa 2023
    • SIAM PD 2022, Co-Chair, Minisymposium: Nonlocal conservation laws, virtual, March 2022
    • DMV-ÖMG Annual Conference 2021, Co-Chair, Minisymposium 13: Nonlocal conservation laws, virtual, Sep. 2021
    • 13th International Conference on Monte Carlo Methods and Applications, Local Organizer, virtual, Aug. 2021

    • GAMM 2022, Lyapunov stabilization for nonlocal traffic flow models, Aachen, August 2022
    • HYP 2022, Traffic flow models with nonlocal velocity: The singular limit problem, Malaga, June 2022
    • SIAM PD 2022, Nonlocal approaches for multilane traffic models, virtual, March 2022
    • DMV-ÖMG Annual Conference 2021, Network models for nonlocal traffic flow, virtual, Sep. 2021


    Research Stays
    • ASU, Phoenix, USA, Aug. 2019, financially supported by DAAD-PPP USA
    • INRIA, Sophia Antipolis, France, July and Nov. 2019, financially supported by DAAD France and PHC Procope
    • INRIA, Sophia Antipolis, France, Jan. 2019, Research Tandem, financially supported by DAAD within the IPID4all program

    Guest Editor

    Reviewer for
    • SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems
    • Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering
    • Bulletin of the Brazilian Mathematical Society
    • Networks and Heterogeneous Media
    • Kinetic and Related Models