Martin W. Licht

Martin W. Licht

S.E.W. Visiting Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics
Center for Computational Mathematics
University of California, San Diego

mlicht ATSIGN ucsd DOT edu


Mail Address:
Department of Mathematics
The University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Dr, # 0112
La Jolla, CA 92093

Publications and Preprints


01/2014 - 06/2017 PhD in Mathematics, University of Oslo.
Thesis: On the A Priori and A Posteriori Error Analysis in Finite Element Exterior Calculus.[Download]
10/2006 - 12/2013 Diplom (degree) in Mathematics, University of Bonn.
Diplom thesis: Smoothed Analysis of Linear Programming.[Download]
Final grade: "sehr gut".
10/2006 - 06/2012 Diplom (degree) in Mathematics, University of Bonn.
Diplom thesis: Discrete distributional differential forms and their applications.
Final grade: "sehr gut".

Further Education

07/2018 - 08/2018 Micro-MBA, Rady School of Management, UCSD.
09/2015 - 05/2016 Visiting Research Scholar, University of Minnesota.
06/2010 - 09/2010 Visiting Scholar at Jülich Supercomputing Centre.
Proceedings 2010, JSC Guest Student Programme on Scientific Computing, 2010. Domain Distribution for parallel Modeling of Root Water Uptake. [Link to proceedings]

Research Interests



Discrete harmonic vector fields on an annullus, computed with a lowest-order Nedéléc method. Once with tangential boundary condition (left), then with normal boundary conditions (right).