Prof. Dr. Timo de Wolff
Institut für Analysis und Algebra
AG Algebra
Technische Universität Braunschweig
Universitätsplatz 2
38106 Braunschweig
Office: Room 525
Phone: +49-(0)531-391-7503
Secretariat: Silke Thiel, Room 603
Phone Secretariat: +49-(0)531-391-7552
E-mail Secretariat: s.thiel(AT)

I am the head of the research group on "Applied Algebra" at the Department of Mathematics of the Technische Universität Braunschweig. I am also a member of Die Junge Akademie (Class 2019; my profile at the JA), and the Emmy Noether Program of the DFG, leading a project on "New Certificates of Nonnegativity and Their Application in Science and Engineering".
Before I came to TU Braunschweig, I held positions at the Technical University Berlin, the Texas A&M University, the Saarland University, and the Goethe University.

Here you can find my CV.

Office hours: Tuesday, 16:30. Duration by demand, but not longer than 17:30. The office hour is virtual and reachable via this link. You can always come by my office hour without prior notice.

Upcoming Events

Editorial and Organizatorial Work

I am an associate editor for the SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry.

Joint with Khazhgali Kozhasov, Dirk Lorenz, Tim Römer and Stefan Kunis I am organizing the Seminar on Applied Algebra and Analysis (AAA Seminar).

Joint with Miriam Akkermann and Dirk Pflüger I am organizing an interdisciplinary workshop on "Math & Music" at the TU Dresden in Dresden, Germany on November 27-28, 2020. Further information will follow soon. This event is sponsored and supported by Die Junge Akademie.

Joint with Tim Römer and Frank Röttger I am organizing a workshop on "Applied Algebra in Data Science" at the MPI MiS in Leipzig, Germany in 2021 (postponed to 2021 due to COVID-19).

Joint with Boulos El Hilany and Khazhgali Kozhasov I am organizing a workshop on Real Algebraic and Convex Geometry at TU Braunschweig, Germany on 29th and 30th of July, 2021. Further details will be announced.

Joint with Frédéric Bihan, Alicia Dickenstein, and Thorsten Theobald I am organizing a workshop on "Real Polynomials: Counting and Stability" at the Casa Matem├ítica Oaxaca (CMO) in Oaxaca, Mexico at October 17-22, 2021.

I am member of the executive committee for "MEGA 2021" occuring at the Arctic University of Norway, in Tromsø at June 7-11, 2021. You can learn about the MEGA conference series at their permanent website.


Last Update: October 24, 2020