M.Sc. Alexander Matei

Alexander Matei

Working area(s)



work +49 6151 16-23456
fax +49 6151 16-23445

Work S4|10 120
Dolivostraße 15
64293 Darmstadt

Wednesday 10:40 till 11:35 via the digital LZM Zoom Link

  • optimum experimental design with time-variant PDE-constraints
  • detection and quantification of model uncertainty
  • robust topology optimization
  • scientific staff member of subproject A3 between April 2019 and December 2020 in the CRC 805 “Control of Uncertainty in load carrying Systems”
  • representative for subproject B04 between July 2018 and March 2019 in the CRC 1194 “Interaction between Transport and Wetting Processes”

Publications and Preprints

Gally T., Groche P., Hoppe F., Kuttich A., Matei A., Pfetsch M., Rakowitsch M., Ulbrich S. (2021): Identification of model uncertainty via optimal design of experiments applied to a mechanical press. Optimization and Engineering. DOI
Feldmann R., Gehb C. M., Schäffner M., Matei A., Lenz J., Kersting S., Weber M. (2020): A Detailed Assessment of Model Form Uncertainty in a Load-Carrying Truss Structure. In: Mao Z. (eds) Model Validation and Uncertainty Quantification, Volume 3. Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series. Springer, Cham. DOI


ECMI 2021 Conference, Wuppertal, April 14, 2021: Identification of Model Uncertainty via Optimal Design of Experiments Applied to a Mechanical Press
DMV Annual Conference, Chemnitz, September 16, 2020: Identification of Model Uncertainty via Optimal Design of Experiments Applied to a Mechanical Press
Research Group Optimization Seminar, Darmstadt, June 26, 2020: Optimum experimental design with PDE-constraints and its application to the detection of model uncertainty
ICCOPT, Berlin, August 8, 2019: Detecting model uncertainty via parameter estimation and optimal design of experiments
DMV Students Conference, Paderborn, March 5, 2018: Vanishing viscosity for gradient-based optimal control problems with scalar conservation laws (Master Thesis)

Teaching Assistance

Summer term 2021 Analysis II Prof. Dr. Robert Haller-Dintelmann
Winter term 20/21 Einführung in die Optimierung Prof. Dr. Winnifried Wollner
Winter term 18/19 Mathematik III für Bauingenieure Prof. Dr. Christian Stinner
Summer term 2018 Mathematik II für Bauingenieure
Elementare PDGL: Klassische Methoden
Prof. Dr. Christian Stinner
Prof. Dr. Stefan Ulbrich
Winter term 17/18 Mathematik III für Bauingenieure Prof. Dr. Winnifried Wollner