Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Frank Natterer

Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik
Angewandte Mathematik: Institut für Analysis und Numerik
Einsteinstraße 62
D-48149 Münster


Picture Frank Natterer

Frank Natterer was the Director of the Institute from 1981. He retired from official duties in 2006 and since then focusses on his mathematical research only. His main interest is the mathematical investigation of inverse and ill-posed problems, with a focus on mathematics in tomography. Information about his life are in his Resume and his Wikipedia page.


You can find a list of publications here. Please note that this list is infrequently updated and might not be completely up to date.


Natterer, Frank (2001). The Mathematics of Computerized Tomography (Classics in Applied Mathematics). Society for Industrial Mathematics. p. 184. ISBN 0898714931 first edition (hard cover)1986

Natterer, Frank; Wübbeling, Frank (2001). Mathematical Methods in Image Reconstruction (Monographs on Mathematical Modeling and Computation). Society for Industrial Mathematics. p. 228. ISBN 0898714729

Lecture notes

Frank Natterer retired from teaching in 2006, but his lecture notes still exist and are still useful. 

List of Completed PhDs

Alfred Louis

Bernd Güssmann

Uwe Heike

Hermann Kruse

Adel Faridani

Willehad Klaverkamp

Bernd Setzepfandt

Erwin Pier-Ribbert

Frank Wübbeling

Oliver Dorn

Stefan Biedenstein

Andrea Caponetto

Karsten Fourmont

Thomas Dierkes

Helmut Sielschott

Jens Klein

Olga Klyubina

Thomas Kösters