Prof. Dr. Christoph Thäle

Research interests

  • Stochastic geometry and geometric probability

  • Limit theorems for random geometric structures

  • Malliavin calculus and Stein's method

  • Convex and Integral geometry

Current teaching

Summer term 2016

  • Stochastic geometry
    lecture: Tuesday 8-10, NA 3/64
    exercise class: TBA
  • Seminar on stochastic geometry
    block seminar April 22-23 in room NA 3/24
  • RTG 2131 seminar
    Monday 17-18 at the campus in Essen

For my past teaching see here

Short CV

I am one of the principal investigators in the Research Training Group (RTG) 2131 High-Dimensional Phenomena in Probability-Fluctuations and Discontinuity.

Editorial activities

I am member of the editorial board of the following journals

Working group

  • Julian Grote (PhD student)
  • Dinesh Kannan (exchange student for a summer internship)
  • Awais Khalid (exchange student for a summer internship)

Former members: Dr. Christian Deuß (2013-2016), Dr. Anselm Reichenbachs (2015-2016)


My coauthors: David Alonso-Gutiérrez, Mareen Beermann, Imre Bárány, Richard Cowan, Laurent Decreusefond, Christian Deuß, Peter Eichelsbacher, Tobias Fissler, Uta Freiberg, Hans-Otto Georgii, Julian Grote, Julia Hörrmann, Daniel Hug, Kai Krokowski, Günter Last, Christoph Leuenberger, Werner Nagel, Nguyen Ngoc Linh, Giovanni Peccati, Mathew D. Penrose, Bram Petri, Joscha Prochno, Claudia Redenbach, Anselm Reichenbachs, Matthias Reitzner, Tomasz Schreiber (1975-2010), Matthias Schulte, Viola Weiß, Wolfgang Weil, Marcus Wohler, Joe Yukich

Other texts

Completed theses

Here is a list of completed bachelor, master/diploma and PhD theses

Forthcoming and past events

Here is a list of some forthcoming and past events


Here is a list of guests


Prof. Dr. Christoph Thäle
Faculty of Mathematics
Ruhr University Bochum
Room NA 3/68
44780 Bochum

Room: NA 3/68
Tel.: 0234 - 32 - 28988