[ TPMWTVOWIAC ] VL Using Computers in Science

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Physics Tobias Kramer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Technical Physics 2021W
Objectives Numerical simulation of experimental observations from quantumphysics, nanophysics, and astrophysics
  • physical models of complex systems and data sets
  • computer algebra systems and python
  • efficient implementation and parallelization of algorithms on many-core CPU/GPU processors
  • neural networks for de/encoding physical data and processes
Criteria for evaluation presentation of term project or written exam
Methods lectures and tutorials
Language (*)Englisch/Deutsch (je nach Bedarf)
Study material J. Roa et al: Moving Planets Around: An Introduction to N-Body Simulations Applied to Exoplanetary Systems (MIT Press 2020, Open Access)

Online material

Changing subject? Yes
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment