Numerics for hyperbolic PDEs, Sommer 2018


  • Wed, 08:25-10:00 in room M1011


  • There will be new homework sheets every other week, posted under "Dateien"

Exercise classes

  • Wed, 16:00 in room M/E19


  • at least 50% of the homework problems
  • active participation in lecture and exercise class
  • oral exam

Recommended literature

  • R. LeVeque, Numerical methods for conservation laws. Birkhäuser, 2008.
  • R. LeVeque, Finite volume methods for hyperbolic problems. Cambridge university press, 2007.
  • S. Mishra and R. Abgrall: Numerical methods for conservation laws and related equations. Lecture notes, 2016.
  • R. F. Toro, Riemann solvers and numerical methods for fluid dynamics. Springer, 2009.
  • H. Holden and N. H. Risebro: Front tracking for hyperbolic conservation laws. Springer, 2015.


Sandra May , Room M1041

Xenia Kerkhoff , Room M1022