Prof. Dr. Mária Lukácová – Curriculum Vitae


  • 1991 Diplom in mathematics (Mgr.), University of P.J.Safarik, Kosice, Slovak Rep.
  • 1994 PhD in mathematics (Dr.), Charles University Prague, Czech Rep., Dissertation: Numerical Solution of Compressible Flow
  • 1999 Habilitation (Doc.), Institute of mathematics, Technical University of Brno
  • 2002 Professorship (C3 Prof.), Institut für Numerische Simulation, Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg
  • 2008-09 Offers:
  • 2008 offer W2 Professur für Numerik partieller Differentialgleichungen,  TU München (declined)
  • 2009 offer W3 Professur für Numerische Analysis, Numerik partieller Differentialgleichungen,  Universität Oldenburg (declined)
  • 2009 offer W3 Professur für Angewandte Mathematik (Numerische Mathematik), Universität Mainz (accepted)
  • since March 2010  full Professor for Numerical Mathematics, University of Mainz
  • 2019 offer for W3 Professur für Numerik partieller Differentialgleichungen, TU Berlin (declined)

Awards and Fellowships

  • Prize of Prof. Ivo Babuska (for dissertation), Charles University Prague, 1995
  • DAAD Postdoctorade Fellowship at the University of Magdeburg 1995
  • Volkswagen Stiftung Grant at the Technical University Brno, 2001
  • Junior Prize of the Czech Learned Society, 2002
  • Olga Taussky Pauli Fellow, Wolfgang Pauli Institute, Vienna, 2011
  • Bronze Medal of  Pavol Josef Safarik University Kosice, 2013
  • Gutenberg Research Fellow, University of Mainz, 2020-2025

Visiting Positions and Collaborations

Invited Lectures

Algoritmy (Conference for Scientific Computing), Slovakia, September 2002 Oberwolfach Workshop, Germany;  2004, 2012, 2016, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, American Institute of Mathematics, Palo Alto; April 2005 Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, June-July, 2005, March 2007, March 2008, Capital Normal University Beijing, August-September, 2005 Tulane University,New Orleans, USA April, 2006 North Carolina University, USA April, 2006, 7th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Los Angeles, July 2006 14th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems, Minisymposium on Flow of Biological and Complex Fluids, Santa Fe, March 2007 15th International Scientific Conference on Mathematical Methods in Economics and Industry, Herlany, Slovakia, June 2007, Minisymposium on Biofluids and Coupled Problems in Biomechanics, ECCOMAS 2008 , Nonlinear PDE , Praha December 2009, 9th World Congress on Computational Mechanics ,  Sydney, July 2010,  Waseda University , Tokyo, December 2010, November 2012 and November 2013, Spring School at the University of Kosice , Slovakia, May 2011, Workshop "Women in Appl. Math." , Forth, Heraklion, May 2011, ICIAM, Vancouver July 2011, AIMS Dynam. Systems Diff. Eqs. and Appl., Orlando, July 2012, Fluid-Structure Interaction in Soft Matters, November 2012, SIAM Annual Meeting, San Diego, July 2013, NUMHYP Aachen 2013, Scientific Comp. and PDE, Hong-Kong, Dec. 2014, Kinet workshop on AP methods, May 2015, Hirschegg workshop on conservation laws, Sep. 2015, International Workshop on Numerical Simulation for Multimaterial and Multiphysics Flows, Beijing, Aug. 2015, Mathematical Analysis of Continuum Problems,   Fukuoka, October, 2016, Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Problems,   Monte Verita, June, 2017,Modelling and Numerical Analysis of Nonlinear Phenomena , Meiji University, Tokyo, December 2017, Workshop on Computational Fluid Dynamics, at the Institute Henri Poincare, Paris, February 2018, Kinet workshop on Multiscale Computations for Kinetic and Related Problems, Raleigh, November 2018, Peking University, Beijing, October 2019, SUSTech University, Shenzhen, China, October 2019, Finite Volumes for Complex Applications, Bergen, June 2020, BANFF Complex Fluids, November 2020, Trends in Conservation Laws, Rome, September 2021, Multiphase Fluid Dynamics and Hyperbolic Balance Laws, CIRM, March 2022, Multiphase Fluid Dynamics and Hyperbolic Balance Laws, CIRM, March 2022,  Efficient higher-order methods for PDEs, Anacapri, May 2022, Equadiff 15, Brno, July 2022,  Mathflows, CIRM, December 2022, Enumath, Lisbon 2023, FoCoM , Paris 2023, Hyperbolic Problems, Shanghai, 2024, CEDYA, Bilbao, 2024