Dr Daniel Robertz
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Dr Daniel Robertz

Lecturer in Pure Mathematics

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

Role

Since September 2013 I have been 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.

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

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

Recent publications:

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