I am a postdoctoral researcher in the differential geometry group of Michael Eichmair at the University of Vienna.
I obtained my PhD at the University of Freiburg in 2020 under the supervision of Guofang Wang.
During my PhD, I spent time at University College London as a visiting research student.
Contact:
Faculty of Mathematics
OskarMorgensternPlatz 1
1090 Vienna
Email: thomas.koerber@univie.ac.at
ORCiD: 0000000316760824
Research
Preprints
Publications

The area preserving Willmore flow and local maximizers of the Hawking mass in asymptotically Schwarzschild manifolds
The Journal of Geometric Analysis (2020). [journal] [arXiv:1810.12866]

Sharp estimates for the principal eigenvalue of the poperator
Calculus of Variations and Partial Differential Equations, 57.2 (2018): 49. [journal] [arXiv:1907.10957]
Talks
 Foliations of asymptotically flat 3manifolds by stable
constant mean curvature spheres
December 2021, Online Seminar Geometric Analysis
 Large areaconstrained Willmore spheres in asymptotically Schwarzschild 3manifolds
November 2021, Geometric Analysis, Differential Geometry and Relativity, University of Potsdam and University of Tübingen
 Foliations of asymptotically flat 3manifolds by stable
constant mean curvature spheres
November 2021, B.O.W.L. online seminar
 Foliations of asymptotically flat 3manifolds by stable
constant mean curvature spheres
September 2021, Section Calculus of Variations and Geometric Analysis,
DMVÖMG Annual Conference 2021
 Large areaconstrained Willmore spheres in asymptotically Schwarzschild 3manifolds
September 2021, Research Seminar: Geometric Analysis, University of Copenhagen
 Large areaconstrained Willmore spheres in initial data sets
June 2021, Geometric Analysis and LowDimensional Topology MiniSymposium, 8th European Congress of Mathematics
 Large areaconstrained Willmore surfaces in asymptotically Schwarzschild 3manifolds
April 2021, Oberseminar Geometrische Analysis und Mathematische
Relativitätstheorie, University of Tübingen
 Large areaconstrained Willmore surfaces in asymptotically Schwarzschild 3manifolds
February 2021, Geometry Seminar, Stanford University
 Large areaconstrained Willmore surfaces in asymptotically Schwarzschild 3manifolds
February 2021, Geometry & Analysis Seminar, Columbia University
 The Riemannian Penrose inequality for asymptotically flat manifolds with a noncompact boundary
January 2020, Geometry Seminar, University of Turin
 The Riemannian Penrose inequality for asymptotically flat manifolds with a noncompact boundary
January 2020, Geometry Seminar, Paris Diderot University
 The Riemannian Penrose inequality for asymptotically flat manifolds with a noncompact boundary
November 2019, Geometry Seminar, University of Vienna
 Maximizers of the Hawking mass in asymptotically flat manifolds
November 2018, Topics in Geometric Analysis Seminar, Free University of Berlin
Teaching
Currently, I am not involved in any teaching activities.
Past teaching