Hermann Mena

Priv.-Doz. Dr.

Numerical Analysis
University of Innsbruck
Technikerstraße 13
A-6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Fax: +43 512 507 53899
E-mail: hermann.mena@uibk.ac.at


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Research Interests:

  • Applied Mathematics

  • Numerical analysis

  • Computational Science

  • Linear Quadratic Optimization

  • Optimization Under Uncertainty




  • Hermnn Mena Yachay Tech
  • Sciences Careers
  • AMS Math in the Media
  • Solution of large-scale Lyapunov Differential Equations
  • Simulation of glyphosate aerial spray drift
  • Maths, coca, and talent
  • Von Schlangenbeschwörern zu Python Programmierern
  • Drogen, Herbizide und Mathematik



On 09.2016 I was appointed Associate Professor in the School of Mathematical Sciences and Information Technology at Yachay Tech, San Miguel de Uricuquí, Ecuador


A press release about myself All about Passion for Mathematics and Ecuador appeared in Yachay Tech News.


A press release about myself A mathematician finds his way through adversity appeared in Science Careers.


A press release about myself On Hermann Mena, Ecuadorian optimal control mathematician appeared in AMS Math in the Media.


New project: Solution of large-scale Lyapunov Differential Equations

Funded by: FWF Austrian Science Fundation.
Developed at: University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria.
Url at: FWF Astrian Science Fundation and Press Release in iPoint.


New book:

Mena H., Benner P., Schneider R., Modelo para las aspersiones con glifosato: frontera Ecuador-Colombia (in Spanish), Shaker-Verlag, Aachen, 2014, 208 pages (ISBN: 978-3-8440-3061-7).


Within the Hot Topic session at the Heidelberg Laureate Forum HLF, I speak about the simulation of the spray-drift at the Ecuador-Colombian border. Two press realeases Maths, coca, and talent and Von Schlangenbeschwörern zu Python Programmierern appeared in the HLF Blog.


New publications:

I. Lasiecka, T. Levajkovic, H. Mena, A. Tuffaha and C. Hafizoglu, The Stochastic Linear Quadratic Control Problem with Singular Estimates, SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, accepted for publication (2017).

T. Damm, H. Mena and T. Stillfjord, Numerical Solution of the Finte Time Stochastic Linear Quadratic Control Problem, Numer Linear Algebra with Applications. (2017); e2091. DOI: 10.1002/nla.2091

P. Csomos and H. Mena, Innovative Integrators for Computing the Optimal State in LQR Problems, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, accepted for publication Springer International Publishing (2016).






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