Christopher Steimer M.Sc.

Professur für Computergestützte Simulation im Bauingenieurwesen
Gebäude 41/100, Zimmer 5116
+49 89 6004 4138

Christopher Steimer M.Sc.

Academic Career

since 04/2021 Research and Teaching Associate, Institute for Mathematics and Computer-Based Simulation, University of the Bundeswehr Munich

Master of Science, Civil Engineering, Technical University of Munich

Master's thesis: Implementation of a monolithic and energy preserving coupling method for domains with incompatible time steps and application to selected examples in structural mechanics, Chair of Structural Analysis


Graduate Research Assistant, Chair of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Rock Mechanics and Tunneling, Technical University of Munich


Bachelor of Science, Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Munich


  • Introduction to the Finite Element Method (Exercise) WT23
  • Computational Methods in Contact Mechanics (Exercise) HT22
  • Programming (Exercise) HT22
  • Computational Methods in Contact Mechanics (Exercise) HT21
  • Programming (Exercise) HT21

Research Focus

  • Nonlinear Contact Mechanics
  • High-Performance-Computing (HPC)
  • Finite Element Method (FEM)

International conference contributions with abstract

  • Scalability of dynamically load balanced mortar methods for contact problems, 9th GACM Colloqium on Computational Mechanics 2022, Essen, Germany, September 21 - 23, 2022
  • Scalability of algebraic multigrid methods for mortar based contact problems, 92nd Annual Meeting of the International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Aachen, Germany, August 15 - 19, 2022