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Staff Dipl.-Math. Ralf Wildenhues

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Contact Information

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Research Interests

  • Density functional theory using Gaussian basis functions.
  • ESPACK: A parallel electronic structure dynamics software package.
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    Water cluster
  • Dimension-adaptive sparse grids for the Schrödinger equation.
  • Linear scaling methods for ab-initio models.
  • Parallel methods for short- and long-ranged potentials in Molecular Dynamics.
  • Parallel adaptive variable-order methods for long-ranged potentials in Molecular Dynamics.
  • TREMOLO: A parallel molecular dynamics software package.
  • NullMPI.
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    BPTI ribbon view
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    BPTI cartoon view
    BPTI in water
    BPTI in water

Completed Research Projects

A dimension-adaptive sparse grid method for the Schrödinger equation

DFG priority program 1145.


Multiscale QM/MM simulations of the growth process and the material properties of inorganic nanotubes and nanotube composites

DFG priority program 1165.


ScaFaCoS - Scalable Fast Coulomb Solver

BMBF support program.


TREMOLO - a parallel molecular dynamics software package



  1. Molecular dynamics simulations of the influence of chemical cross-links on the elastic moduli of polymer-carbon nanotube composites. M. Griebel, J. Hamaekers, and R. Wildenhues. In J. Sanchez, editor, Proceedings 1st Nanoc-Workshop. LABEIN, Bilbao, Spain, 2005. Also as INS Preprint No. 0503. BibTeX PDF
  2. Implementierung einer Dichtefunktionalmethode mit Gauß-Funktionen. R. Wildenhues. Diplomarbeit, Institut für Angewandte Mathematik, Universität Bonn, Bonn, Germany, 2002. BibTeX PDF