o. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Dr. h. c.

Heinz Engl

Heinz Engl

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 2003

  • University of Vienna
  • Institut für Industriemathematik, Universität Linz


Research Areas:

  • Mathematics
  • Numerical mathematics
  • Technical mathematics
  • Analysis
  • Optimisation
  • Biomathematics
  • Inverse Problems



Selected Memberships:

  • American Mathematical Society
  • Academia Europaea
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics SIAM
  • International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics
  • European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry
  • International Committee for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Selected Prizes:

  • Pioneer Prize of the International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
  • Honorary Professor at Fudan University, Shanghai
  • Dr. h. c. Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken
  • SIAM Fellow for key contributions to applied mathematics and computational science
  • Fellow of the American Mathematical Society

Selected Publications:

  • Engl HW, Flamm C, Kügler P, Lu J, Müller S, Schuster P (2009) Inverse Problems in Systems Biology. Inverse Problems, Bd. 25 (12), S. 1-51.
  • Burger, M.; Eisenberg, R.; Engl, H. (2007) Inverse problems related to ion channel selectivity. SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, Bd. 67, S. 960-989.
  • Engl, H.; Hofinger, A.; Kindermann, S. (2005) Convergence Rates in the Prokhorov Metric for Assessing Uncertainty in Ill-Posed Problems. Inverse Problems, Bd. 21, S. 399-412.
  • Burger, M.; Engl, H.; Markowich, P.; Pietra, P. (2001) Identification of doping profiles in semiconductor devices. Inverse Problems, Bd. 17, S. 1765-1795.
  • Engl, Heinz (1978) A general stochastic fixed point theorem for continuous random operators with stochastic domains. Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, Bd. 66, S. 220-231.