Journal Publications

  1. A. Festa, S. Göttlich, M. Pfirsching - A network of conveyor belts with discontinuous speed and capacity - submitted, February 2018.
  2. S. Göttlich, M.Pfirsching - A micro-macro hybrid model with application to material and pedestrian flow - submitted, January 2018.
  3. M. Erbrich, S. Göttlich, M. Pfirsching - Optimal Packing of Material Flow on Conveyor Belts - Optimization and Engineering (OPTE), Vol. 19(1), pp. 71-96, 2018.


  1. M. Pfirsching - A multi-scale model for material flow problems based on a non-local conservation law: simulation and optimization - Dissertation, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Mannheim, April 2018.
  2. M. Pfirsching - Analysis and numerics of a special algorithm for the computation of a mass preserving map to determine a freeform lens - Master Thesis, Dept. of Mathematics, TU Kaiserslautern, December 2014.
  3. M. Pfirsching - Die Methode zur Berechnung von Freiformreflektoren von Vladimir Oliker - Bachelor Thesis, Dept. of Mathematics, TU Kaiserslautern, August 2012.