Rémi Abgrall

Full professor

Institut für Mathematik
Universität Zürich
Winterthurerstrasse 190
CH-8057 Zürich
email: remi.abgrall at math dot uzh dot ch

Domain of interest

  • Numerical schemes for compressible flows : classical upwind schemes, Residual distribution schemes, stabilized finite element methods, monotonicity preserving schemes
  • Numerical schemes for multicomponent  compressible flow problems
  • Compressible multiphase problems, phase transition
  • Non conservative  hyperbolic problems
  • Discretisation of Hamilton Jacobi equations
  • Unstructured meshes, meshing issues
  • Aeroacoustics and geophysics
  • Model reduction for non linear hyperbolic problems

Sample of Residual distribution code (Euler equations, perfect gas)




  • INRIA associated team AQUARIUS
  • MECASIF (Model Reduction): 2013-2016
  • SNF grant 2014-2017: High fidelity simulation for compressible material
  • ITN "Modelling and Computation of Shocks and Interfaces" (ModCompShock) (10/2015-9/2019)


Editorial duties

Member of the Nationaler Forschungsrat des SNF


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