Teaching and Supervision


  1. Dmytro Meshcheriakov Non-linear simulations of internal plasma instabilities. Postdoctoral Researcher (1/2018 till 09/2018)

  2. Vinodh Bandaru Non-linear simulations of natural and mitigated disruptions including Runaway Electron dynamics. Postdoctoral Researcher (since 10/2016)
    EUROfusion Researcher Grant (2018/19).

  3. Francois Orain ELM dynamics and ELM control by RMPs: towards quantitative comparisons of non-linear modeling with experiments. Postdoctoral Researcher (02/2015 till 12/2017)
    EUROfusion Researcher Grant (2016/17).

PhD Students

  1. Nikita Nikulsin Working title: Non-linear MHD simulations for quasi-axisymmetric stellarators. Technical University Munich, Germany (since 09/2018).

  2. Andres Cathey Working title: Simulations of full ELM-cycles and inter-ELM activity. Technical University Munich, Germany (since 11/2017).

  3. Francisco Javier Artola Such Free-boundary simulations of MHD plasma instabilities in tokamaks. Aix-Marseille Université, Marseille, France (finished 12/2018) – co-supervision

  4. [Thesis] Isabel Krebs 3D Nonlinear Magnetohydrodynamic Simulations of Macroscopic Internal Instabilities in Tokamak Plasmas. Technical University Munich, Germany (finished 08/2017). [Document at TU Munich] – co-supervision

Master Students

  1. Fabian Wieschollek Working title: Non-linear simulations of mode locking and disruption onset in tokamaks. Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany (since 03/2018).

  2. [Thesis] Isabel Krebs Non-Linear reduced MHD Simulations of Edge-Localized Modes in Realistic ASDEX Upgrade Geometry. Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany (finished 09/2012).

Bachelor Students

  1. [Thesis] Felix Neumann Instabilitäten am Rand von Tokamak H-mode Plasmen in Gegenwart lokalisierter Störungen. Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany (finished 08/2018).

  2. [Thesis] Lukas Krumpeck
    Effects of 3D Error Fields on Particle Transport in Tokamak Plasmas.
    Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany (finished 08/2018).

  3. [Thesis] Nina Schwarz Towards the self-consistent implementation of active and passive coils for non-linear magnetohydrodynamic simulations of tokamak plasmas. Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany (finished 07/2017)

Working Students and Interns

  1. Lukas Krumpeck (2018/2019, 3 months, part time)

  2. Andrea Alejandra Gonzalez Galvan (2018, 6 weeks)

  3. Richard Nies (2018, 2 months)

  4. Fabian Wieschollek (2018, 2 months)

  5. Gerard Oosterwegel (2017, 2 months)

  6. Nina Schwarz (2017, 2 months)

  7. Derya Taray (2014-2016, 12 months in part time)

  8. Nina Wenke (2013, 3 months)

  9. Christian Meggle (2011, 6 weeks)

  10. Isabel Krebs (2010, 2 months)

  11. Gerd Meisl (2009, 6 weeks)

Lectures and Tutorials

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