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Dr. rer. nat. Frank Hofmaier

Technical University of Munich

Postal address

Boltzmannstr. 3
85748 Garching b. München

  • Phone: +49 (89) 289 - 17902
  • Room: 5608.03.060
  • frank.hofmaier(at)tum.de

Office Hours

Please contact me for an individual appointment.


  • Information on [MA0002] Analysis 2 für Bachelor Mathematik is available in moodle.
  • Information on [MA1008] Analysis 4 für Lehramt an Gymnasien is available in moodle.
  • Mathematical pre-courses
  • For information on the professional internship modules [MA8101] [MA8102] [MA8103] see our internship website.


Information on the department's alumni association, Hurwitz-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Mathematik an der TU München e.V., is available here.


  • Text Book: R. Lasser, F. Hofmaier, Analysis 1+2 , Springer 2012
  • Orthogonal Polynomials
    • Dissertation (2007): Orthogonal Polynomials: Interaction between Orthogonality in L2-spaces and Orthogonality in Reproducing Kernel Spaces
    • D. Castrigiano, F. Hofmaier: Bounded point evaluations for orthogonal polynomials, Advances and Applications in Mathematical Sciences 10(4) (2011), 373-392
  • Catastrophe Theory
    • D. Castrigiano, S. Hayes: Catastrophe Theory - 2nd Ed. Westview Press (Perseus Books Group) Advanced Book Program, Boulder, 2004, 264 pp. including 40 computer-generated graphics by Frank Hofmaier, 93 solved exercises, foreword by Rene Thom
    • F. Hofmaier, Non-equivalent germs remain non-equivalent when adding quadratic forms in new variables, Nonlinear Analysis 53 (2003), 951-956