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​​​​People

The Computational Sciences Group as a part of the Visual Computing Center is located on the second floor of KAUST's Building One.

Team

​​​​Scientific Core Members

Prof. Dr. Dominik L. Michels

CSG Head and Faculty · Computer Science and Mathematics

Stanford Visiting Assistent Professor Computer Science · Max Planck Center for Visual Computing and Communication Alumnus · Postdoc Computing and Mathematical Sciences at Caltech · Ph.D. Mathematics and Natural Sciences at University of Bonn · Visiting Scholar at Harvard, JINR, and MIT · M.Sc. Computer Science at University of Bonn and B-IT · B.Sc. Computer Science and Physics at University of Bonn · AFCEA Academic Award Recipient · Johannes Kepler Scholar · German National Merit Foundation Scholar

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Prof. Dr. Dmitry A. Lyakhov

CSG Postdoctoral Researcher · Computational Mathematics

Belarusian State University Visiting Professor · National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Alumnus · Postdoc Joint Institute for Nuclear Research · Lecturer Belarusian State University · Ph.D. Mathematics at Belarusian State University · M.Sc. Theoretical and Mathematical Physics at Belarusian State University

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Dr. Yuri Ashrafyan

CSG Postdoctoral Researcher · Computational Mathematics

Ph.D. Mathematics at Yerevan State University · M.Sc. Mathematics and Mechanics at Yerevan State University · Best Natural Sciences Student Award of the Republic of Armenia · Jrbashyan Scholar

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Torsten Hädrich, M.Sc.

CSG Doctoral Fellow · Computer Science

M.Sc. Information Engineering at University of Konstanz · R&D Developer at IBM · B.Sc. Media Informatics at Stuttgart Media University

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Libo Huang, M.Sc.

CSG Doctoral Fellow · Mathematics

M.Sc. Geophysics at KAUST · B.Sc. Geophysics at Peking University · Visiting Scholar at Microsoft Research Asia · Liu Guang Ding Scholar · Li Yan Hong Scholar

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Yang Liu, M.Sc.

CSG Doctoral Fellow · Mathematics

M.Sc. Mathematics at University of Science and Technology of China · B.Sc. Mathematics at University of Science and Technology of China · National Postgraduate Scholarship

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Azimkhon Ostonov, M.Sc.

CSG Doctoral Fellow · Computer Science

M.Sc. Computer Systems at National University of Uzbekistan · B.Sc. Applied Mathematics and Informatics at National University of Uzbekistan

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Han Shao, M.Sc.

CSG Doctoral Fellow · Mathematics

M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering at KAUST · B.Sc. Theoretical and Applied Mechanics at University of Science and Technology of China · Hezhi Scholar · National Scholar

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Jiayao Zhang, B.Eng., B.A.

CSG Master's Candidate · Computer Science

B.Eng. Electronic Communication Engineering and B.A. English Literature at Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications · Visiting Scholar at ShanghaiTech and Shanghai Jiao Tong University · Chinese Mathematical Olympiad Senior Provincial First Prize

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​​​​Alumni

  • Vincent M. Casser, M.Sc.

    Now at Harvard University (Graduate Studies)

  • Markus Daugs, M.Sc.

    Now at SCISYS (Senior Engineer)

  • Bastian David, M.Sc.

    Now at University of Bonn (Graduate Studies)

  • Jonathan Klein, M.Sc.

    Now at University of Bonn (Graduate Studies)

  • Larissa H. Laich, M.Sc.

    Now at ETH Zürich (Graduate Studies)

  • Dr. Franziska Lissel

    Now at the Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research and TU Dresden (Junior Faculty)

  • Leonie L. Neuhäuser, B.Sc.

    Now at University of Oxford (Graduate Studies)

  • Marcel Padilla, M.Sc.

    Now at Technical University of Berlin (Graduate Studies)

  • Jan Scheffczyk, B.Sc.

    Now at University of Bonn (Graduate Studies)

  • Wenting Wu, M.Sc.

    Now in Hangzhou (Teaching)

  • Karl Michael Ziems, M.Sc.

    Now at University of Oxford (Graduate Studies)

  • Dr. Rebeka R. Zsoldos

    Now at University of Queensland (Lecturer)

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