Dr Daniel Robertz
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Dr Daniel Robertz

Lecturer in Pure Mathematics

School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics (Faculty of Science & Engineering)

Role

I am a Lecturer in Pure Mathematics at the School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics and a member of the Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Plymouth University. Currently I teach students in mathematics as well as engineering programmes, from first to final year. I am stage tutor for the second year of the Mathematics and Statistics programmes.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Diploma in Mathematics (2003), RWTH Aachen University 
  • PhD in Mathematics (2006), RWTH Aachen University
  • Habilitation in Mathematics (2012), RWTH Aachen University
     

Professional Experience:

  • 10/2003 - 08/2013:  Teaching and research assistant at Lehrstuhl B fuer Mathematik, RWTH Aachen University

Research Stays:

  • 02 - 04/2003:  Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA), Sophia Antipolis, France
  • 02 - 04/2004:  INRIA Sophia Antipolis
  • 03/2005:  INRIA Sophia Antipolis
  • 03/2007:  Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
  • 08/2007 - 07/2008:  Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Awards:

  • 06/2007:  Borchers-Plakette, RWTH Aachen University (for PhD thesis)
  • 11/2013:  Friedrich-Wilhelm-Preis, RWTH Aachen University (for Habilitation thesis)

 

Professional membership

German Mathematical Society (Deutsche Mathematiker-Vereinigung)

London Mathematical Society

Teaching interests

I have been teaching
  • Symmetry and Space (MATH1604PP),
  • Real and Complex Analysis (MATH2606),
  • Partial Differential Equations (MATH3605),
  • Engineering Mathematics (MATH117).

Earlier I have been teaching
  • Geometry, Graphs and Groups (MATH1506),
  • Real and Complex Analysis (MATH2505),
  • Mathematics with Applications II (MATH1106),
  • Quantitative and Experimental Earth Sciences (EAR113).

Research interests

Algorithmic algebra, differential algebra, applications to systems and control theory

Research groups

  • Centre for Mathematical Sciences (CMS)

Please see also the MathSciNet page of the American Mathematical Society or the Zentralblatt Mathematik page of the Fachinformationszentrum Karlsruhe, Germany.

Recent publications:

M. J. Craven, D. Robertz

A parallel evolutionary approach to solving systems of equations in polycyclic groups
Groups. Complexity. Cryptology 8:2 (2016), pp. 109-125

V. P. Gerdt, D. Robertz
Lagrangian Constraints and Differential Thomas Decomposition
Advances in Applied Mathematics 72 (2016), pp. 113-138

D. Robertz
Recent Progress in an Algebraic Analysis Approach to Linear Systems
Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing 26:2 (2015), pp. 349-388

D. Robertz
Lecture Notes in Mathematics, Vol. 2121, Springer, 2014

A. Quadrat, D. Robertz
Acta Applicandae Mathematicae 133:1 (2014), pp. 187-234

A. Quadrat, D. Robertz
Stafford's reduction of linear partial differential systems
in: Proceedings of the IFAC Joint Conference: 5th Symposium on System Structure and Control, 11th Workshop on Time-Delay Systems, and 6th Workshop on Fractional Differentiation and Its Applications, Grenoble, France, 2013, pp. 309-314

M. Lange-Hegermann, D. Robertz
Thomas decomposition of parametric nonlinear control systems
in: Proceedings of the IFAC Joint Conference: 5th Symposium on System Structure and Control, 11th Workshop on Time-Delay Systems, and 6th Workshop on Fractional Differentiation and Its Applications, Grenoble, France, 2013, pp. 291-296

T. Baechler, V. P. Gerdt, M. Lange-Hegermann, D. Robertz
Journal of Symbolic Computation 47:10 (2012), pp. 1233-1266