Dr.-Ing. Alexander Schein



Short Curriculum Vitae                     

  • since 07/2022 BMW AG, Munich, Germany
    Embedded Software Developer 
  • 07/2017 - 06/2022 Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Research and Teaching Associate, Mechanics and High Performance Computing Group
    Ph.D. in Engineering (Dr.-Ing.)
    Thesis: "Model Reduction for Biomedical Models in Vascular and Cardiac Mechanics"
  • 07/2019 - 09/2019 Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California, USA 
    Visiting researcher working on optimization based model reduction
  • 02/2017 - 06/2017 Bertrandt Ingenieurbüro GmbH, Munich, Germany
    Embedded Software Developer
  • 10/2014 - 01/2017 Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Master of Science, Degree Program: "Energy and Process Enginieering"
    Thesis: Analysis of a Cut Finite Element Method for Thin Lubricated Gap Flows and Implementation of a Ghost-Penalty Stabilization for High Order Elements
  • 10/2011 - 09/2014 Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Bachelor of Science, Degree Program: "Engineering Science"
    Thesis: Determination of the Eigenfrequencies of a Flashback Test Rig Using a One-Dimensional Acoustic Network 


Ph.D. Thesis


Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  • Schein, A., Gee, M. W. (2021): Greedy maximin distance sampling based model order reduction of prestressed and parametrized abdominal aortic aneurysms. Advanced Modeling and Simulation in Engineering Sciences, doi.org/10.1186/s40323-021-00203-7
  • Schein, A., Carlberg, K.T., Zahr, M.J. (2021): Preserving general physical properties in model reduction of dynamical systems via constrained‐optimization projection. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, doi.org/10.1002/nme.6667 


Conference Contributions with Abstract

  • Schein, A., Carlberg, K.T., Zahr, M.J.: Preserving general physical properties in model reduction of dynamical systems via constrained‐optimization projection, WCCM-ECCOMAS Virtual Congress, January 11-15, 2021
  • Schein, A., Gee, M.W.: Parametric Model Order Reduction with Application to the Mechanical Analysis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms, VIII International Conference on Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering, Sitges, Spain, June 3-5, 2019



  • Engineering Mechanics 1, Tutorials (WS17/18, WS18/19, WS19/20)
  • Engineering Mechanics 2, Tutorials (SS18, SS19, SS20)
  • Nonlinear Continuum Mechanics, Recitation Instructor: (WS17/18, WS18/19, WS19/20, WS20/21, WS21/22)