Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

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Dipl. Phys. Felix Heimann


Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Wissenschaftliches Rechnen (IWR)
Universität Heidelberg
Im Neuenheimer Feld 368
D-69120 Heidelberg

Tel.: +49 6221 54-8881
Fax: +49 6221 54-8884
E-mail: Felix.Heimann at

Consultation-hour: by appointment

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Research Interests

  • Scientific Software-Engineering
  • Numerical solution of partial differential equations (PDEs)
  • Numerical simulations on moving domains
  • Numerical simulations in complex domains
  • Discontinuous Galerkin methods



  • Felix Heimann, Christian Engwer, Olaf Ippisch, and Peter Bastian An Unfitted Interior Penalty Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Incompressible Navier-Stokes Two-Phase Flow . Submitted to International Journal For Numerical Methods in Fluids, 2011, accepted.
  • Christian Engwer and Felix Heimann DUNE-UDG: A cut-cell framework for unfitted discontinuous Galerkin methods . Advances in DUNE - Proceedings of the DUNE User Meeting , 2011, Springer-Verlag.
  • Peter Bastian, Felix Heimann, and Sven Marnach Generic implementation of finite element methods in the distributed and unified numerics environment DUNE . Kybernetika, 46(2):294-315, 2010.
  • Felix Heimann An Unfitted Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Two-Phase Flow . Diploma Thesis, supported with the Student Thesis Scholarship of the International Research Training Group Non-linearities and upscaling in porous media (NUPUS) .


  • An Unfitted Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Two-Phase Flow . Invited to Mini-Symposium Conservative discretizations of the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations at the 16th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems (FEF), 2011.
  • Intricacies and Impact of Interface Regularization in Micro-Scale Simulations of Multi-Phase Flow . At Workshop on Interfaces and Interfacial Displacement in Unsaturated Porous Media 2010, organised by DFG-Research Group Multi-Scale Interfaces in Unsaturated Soil (MUSIS) .

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