Memorial Ceremony for Prof. Dr. Ronald H.W. Hoppe

Date: Friday, May 5, 2023


Location: University of Augsburg, Institute of Mathematics, Building I2, Room 1309


Organizers: Malte A. Peter, Daniel Peterseim, Tatjana Stykel (University of Augsburg)


We are mourning our former colleague Professor Ronald H. W. Hoppe. He passed away on February 8, 2023 at the age of 72. Professor Hoppe was a highly respected and valued member of the University of Augsburg and the University of Houston. He will be remembered as a brilliant mathematician, an exceptional teacher, a supportive colleague, and a dear friend.





14:45-15:00 Welcome
15:00-15:30 Local memorial
  Malte A. Peter, University of Augsburg
  Alexandra Gaevskaya, Bank für Tirol und Vorarlberg AG (guitar)
  Ingrid Pfeilmaier, University of Augsburg
  Thomas Fraunholz, WOGRA AG
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
16:00-17:30 Joint Augsburg-Houston memorial
  Christopher Linsenmann, ADC Automotive Distance Control Systems GmbH
  Fritz Colonius, University of Augsburg
  Gabriel Wittum, KAUST
  Ralf Hiptmair, ETH Zürich
  Guido Kanschat, Heidelberg University
  Peter Benner, MPI Magdeburg
  William Fitzgibbon, University of Houston
  Susanne Brenner, Louisiana State University
  Harbir Antil, George Mason University
  Natasha Sharma, University of Texas at El Paso
  Alexandra Gaevskaya, Bank für Tirol und Vorarlberg AG (guitar)
18:30 Dinner (Zeughaus Stuben, Zeughausplatz 4, 86150 Augsburg)



Houston Memorial Webpage


If you want to participate remotely, please send an email to  to get the zoom link.



Address and Location

Postal Address

Lehrstuhl für Numerische Mathematik
Universität Augsburg
D-86135 Augsburg

Visiting Address

Lehrstuhl für Numerische Mathematik
Universität Augsburg
Universitätsstraße 12a
Gebäude I2
86159 Augsburg