**Probabilistic design of a rocket sandwich nozzle**

Suggestions of new master theses

Suggestions of new master theses

Mathematical folding of airbags

**Finished**

Area: Optimisation

Title: Construction of an Optimal Linkage Arm Using Structural Optimization

Students: Einar Gudfinnsson, International Masters Programme Computational Mathematics, and Nikulas Sigfússon, Elektroteknik, Chalmers

Supervisor: Dr Ann-Brith Strömberg, FCC

Examiner: Professor Michael Patriksson, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: May 24, 2006 (May 9, 2006 at FCC)

Area: Bio - Image Analysis

Title: Simulating diffusion with Brownian dynamics using an adaptive time-stepping algorithm

Student: Aron Westergård, Teknisk Fysik, Chalmers

Supervisor: Dr Mats Kvarnström, FCC and Dr Niklas Lorén, SIK

Examiner: Professor Magnus Nydén, Applied Surface Chemistry, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Chalmers

Date: June, 2006

Area: Bio – Systems Biology

Title: New Approaches to Model Reduction of Biochemical Reaction Systems

Student: Mikael Sunnåker, Teknisk Fysik, Chalmers

Supervisor: Dr Henning Schmidt, FCC

Examiner: Professor Kristian Lindgren, Physical Resource Theory, Chalmers

Date: December 14, 2006

Area: Risk – Finance and Insurance

Title: Framtagande av utvecklingsmiljö för matematiskt simuleringsspråk (Development of an integrated environment for a mathematical simulation language)

Students: Martin Eckerljung and Tomas Nordlund, Teknisk Fysik, Chalmers

Supervisor: Dr Joachim Johansson, FCC

Examiner: Associate Professor Sven-Arne Andréasson, Computer Science and Engineering, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: January 11, 2007

Area: Bio – Systems Biology

Title: Mathematical modeling of a Xenopus laevis oocyte expressing the NBC and MCT membrane transporters - towards a better understanding of the neuron-glial interplay

Students: Joachim Almquist, Teknisk Fysik, Chalmers and Nils Lämås, Elektroteknik, Chalmers

Supervisor: Dr Henning Schmidt, FCC

Examiner: Docent Mattias Wahde, Vehicle Safety, Chalmers and Professor Claes Breitholtz, Automatic Control, Chalmers

Date: February 8, 2007

Area: Bio – Systems Biology

Title: Development of Parameter Estimation Methods for Biochemical Reaction Systems

Student: Peyman Zarrineh, International Masters Programme, Chalmers

Supervisor: Docent Mats Jirstrand, FCC

Examiner: Professor Olle Nerman, Mathematical Statistics, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: February 19, 2007

Area: Computational mathematics

Title: Mathematical model and simulation of controlled drug release from coated pellets

Students: Lena Lundqvist and Christoffer Thomée

Supervisors: Professor Stig Larsson, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg, and Johan Hjärtstam, Astra Zeneca

Examiner: Professor Stig Larsson, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: June 1, 2007

Area: Optimisation

Title: A Method for Simulation Based Optimisation Using Radial Basis Functions

Students: Johan Rudholm (E) and Adam Wojciechowski (F)

Supervisor: Dr Stefan Jakobsson, FCC

Examiner: Professor Michael Patriksson, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: June 18, 2007 (June 15, 2007 at FCC)

Area: Bio - Systems Biology

Title: Parameter Estimation Methods for Continuous Time Dynamic Systems given Discrete Time Measurements

Student: Niklas Skaar, Teknisk Fysik, Chalmers

Supervisor: Docent Mats Jirstrand, FCC

Examiner: Professor Bernhard Mehlig, Complex Systems, Department of Physics, Chalmers

Date: February 01, 2008

Area: Optimisation

Title (preliminary): Simulation based multiobjective optimization of diesel combustion engines

Student: Muhammad Saif Ul Hasnain, International Master program in Automotive Engineering

Supervisor: Dr Stefan Jakobsson, FCC

Examiner: Sven Andersson, Department of Applied Mechanics

Date: February 22, 2008

Area: Bio - Systems Biology

Title: Model Reduction in Biochemical Reaction Systems - A Method Based on Time Scale Separation and State Aggregation

Student: John Johansson, Teknisk Fysik, Chalmers

Supervisors: Dr Henning Schmidt and Docent Mats Jirstrand

Examiner: Professor Bernhard Mehlig, Complex Systems, Department of Physics, Chalmers

Date: March 14, 2008

Area: Bio - Image Analysis

Title: Simulating diffusion with Brownian dynamics using adaptive time-stepping

Students: Kerstin Käll and Konrad Viltersten, Mathematical Statistics, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Supervisor: Dr Mats Kvarnström, FCC

Examiner: Professor Mats Rudemo, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: April, 2008

Area: Optimisation

Title: Statistical methods for improving surrogate models in antenna optimization

Student: David Sjögren, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Dr Stefan Jakobsson, FCC

Examiner: Associate Professor Tommy Norberg, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: April 2, 2009

Area:

Title: Surface interpolation for detail restoration

Student: Fredrik Andersson, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Associate Professor Bo Johansson, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date:

Area:

Title: Risk indices for the estimation of uncertainty in wind power predictions based on ensembles of numerical weather predictions

Student: Erik Holmgren, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Igor Rychlik, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date:

Area:

Title: Real World Fuel Consumption of Buses – Prediction for Auxiliary Units Using: Multivariate Regression Methods

Student: Roland Jakobsson, Industrial ecology – for a sustainable society and Mattias Ohlsson, Complex adaptive systems

Supervisor: Professor Jacques de Maré, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: June 9, 2009

Area:

Title: Discovery of commonly expressed genes in Ewing’s Sarcoma and Myxoid Liposarcoma. A meta-analysis study of publicly available gene expression data

Student: Zeynep Kalender, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Olle Nerman, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date:

Area:

Title: Geometrisk variation inom formsprutning

Student: Samuel Lorin, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Igor Rychlik, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date:

Area:

Title: How much are Whippings Contributing to Fatigue and Extreme Responses in Ship Structure Details

Student: Yun Niu, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Igor Rychlik, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: June 16, 2009

Area:

Title: Vehicle Damage Prediction from Advanced and Simple Systems Measurements

Student: José Sanches Lopez, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Jacques de Maré, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: May 29, 2009

Area:

Title:

Student: Tobias Österlund, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology: A novel framework for cross-species gene expression analysis

Supervisor: Professor Olle Nerman, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date:

Title: Geometrisk variation inom formsprutning

Student: Samuel Lorin, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Igor Rychlik, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date:

Area:

Title: How much are Whippings Contributing to Fatigue and Extreme Responses in Ship Structure Details

Student: Yun Niu, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Igor Rychlik, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: June 16, 2009

Area:

Title: Vehicle Damage Prediction from Advanced and Simple Systems Measurements

Student: José Sanches Lopez, Engineering Mathematics, Chalmers

Supervisor: Professor Jacques de Maré, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: May 29, 2009

Area:

Title:

Student: Tobias Österlund, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology: A novel framework for cross-species gene expression analysis

Supervisor: Professor Olle Nerman, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers and University of Gothenburg

Date: