June 17-21, 2012

Hamburg, Germany

Prof. Dr. Norbert Kroll

Head of Center of Computer Applications in Aerospace Science & Engineering (C²A²S²E), Institute of Aerodynamics & Flow Technology, German Aerospace Center (DLR)

1981: Diploma in mathematics, University of Bonn
1989: PhD in aerospace, Technical University of Braunschweig
since 2003: Honorary professor, Ostfalia University of Applied Science, Wolfenbüttel/Braunschweig
since 1981: Research Scientist, DLR Braunschweig, Institute of Aerodynamics and Flow Technology
Main activity: Development of numerical methods for flow simulation
since 1990: Branch head "Numerical Methods"
since 2007: Head of Center of Computer Applications in Aerospace Science and Engineering (C2A2S2E)
1989-1990: Sabbatical leave, US-Air Force, Dayton, USA
1998: Research stay (3 months) at ONERA, France
2005: Research stay (3 months) at Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
Coordinator of several German national and European research projects on numerical simulation and optimization

Contributions: Novel HPC Simulations in Research & Industry
Role of HPC in Aircraft Design
Program may be subject to changes.