Mechanics & High Performance Computing Group

Corona Virus News:

Mechanics & High Performance Group is physically closed until further notice. You can reach us by email.

For modules to be offered in the upcoming winter semester 2021/22, please see the respective webpage as well as the moodle platform. Please do sign up for these courses as planned!


Dr.-Ing. André Hemmler wins the

Klee-Preis 2021 of Deutsch Gesellschaft für Biomedizinische Technik (VDE DGBMT) and Stiftung Familie Klee

for his  PhD Thesis.



The contribution

Hemmler, A., Reeps, C., Lutz, B., Gee, M. W.: Der digitale Zwilling in der endovaskulären Versorgung. Gefässchirurgie 24 (7), 2019, 548-556, DOI by Dr.-Ing. André Hemmler wins the

Julius Springer Award for Vascular Medicine 2020

of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gefäßmedizin und Gefäßchirurgie (DGG)!
For press release see here

First time ever this award is given to an Engineer!



The contribution

Hemmler, A., Lutz, B., Reeps, C., Gee, M.W.: In silico study of vessel and stent‐graft parameters on the potential success of endovascular aneurysm repair. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering 35 (11), 2019

was invited to publish a cover image for the journal issue.


Moritz Thon delivered his award plenary lecture at the Annual Conference of the Society of Mathematical Biology in Montréal, Canada.

His contribution as main author

Thon, M.P., Ford, H.Z., Gee, M.W., Myerscough, M.R. (2018) A Quantitative Model of Early Atherosclerotic Plaques Parameterized Using In Vitro Experiments, Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 80, 175-214, DOI

won the 2018 Lee A. Segel Prize for "best original research paper in 2 years published in Bulletin of Mathematical Biology"



Felix Bott wins Top Teaching Trophy 2018/19 of the Munich School of Engineering for his exercises in Engineering Mechanics I in WS18/19

Michael W. Gee wins Top Teaching Trophy 2018/19 of the Munich School of Engineering for his lecture in Engineering Mechanics I in WS18/19 (sixth time in a row!)

First time Engineering Mechanics I wins both prizes in the respective categories!