Prof. Dr. Helmut Maurer
Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik
Helmut Maurer is a Professor of the Institute since 1977. He retired from teaching duties in 2010.
Optimal control problems with control and state constraints: Necessary and sufficient optimality conditions, Boundary value methods, Discretization and nonlinear programming methods, Sensitivity analysis and real-time control, Optimal control with time delays, Applications in biomedicine, chemical engineering, climate research and economics, mechanics, mechatronics, physics.
You can find a list of publications here.
Special Journal Issues dedicated to me and two colleagues:
Numerical Algebra, Control and Optimization, Vol. 2, No. 3, September 2012.
Special Issue on the occasion of my 65th birthday.
Set-Valued and Variational Analysis, Volume 27, No. 2, June 2019.
"New Horizons in Optimal Control: A Special Tribute to Helmut Maurer, Urszula Ledzewicz and Heinz Schaettler."
Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - Series B, Volume 24, No. 5, May 2019.
"New Horizons in Optimal Control and Biomathematics: A Tribute to Urszula Ledzewicz, Helmut Maurer and Heinz Schättler."
Helmut Maurer retired from teaching duties in 2010. We provide some of his lecture notes, which are still useful.
List of Completed PhDs