Dr. Jan Rolfes

Dr. Jan Rolfes

Research Associate
Dr. Jan Rolfes
FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg / Chair of Economy, Discrete Optimization, Mathematics (EDOM)


Jan Rolfes (born 1988) has been a postdoctoral researcher at the Chair of Wirtschaftsmathematik at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) and the Energy Campus Nürnberg (EnCN) since 2019. He studied at the University of Cologne and university of Liverpool and holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in economathematics and a phd in applied mathematics in the topic of geometric coverings. His research interests focus on convex optimization, especially semidefinite and combinatorial optimization.


Biefel C, Liers F, Rolfes J, Schewe L, Zöttl G (2022)
European Journal of Operational Research
Christian Biefel, Prof. Dr. Frauke Liers, Dr. Jan Rolfes, Martin Schmidt (2022)
Adelhütte D, Biefel C, Kuchlbauer M, Rolfes J (2021)
Dienstbier J, Aigner KM, Rolfes J, Peukert W, Segets D, Pflug L, Liers F (2021)
Rolfes J. H., Vallentin F. (2018)
Acta Mathematica Hungarica
Dostert Maria, Krupp Stefan, Rolfes Jan Hendrik (2016)