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Quantum and Kinetic Transport: Tutorials

March 10 - 13, 2009

IPAM Building
Room 1200

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Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Morning Session

8:00 - 9:00 Check-In/Breakfast (Hosted by IPAM)
9:00 - 10:00

Christian Ringhofer (Arizona State University)

"Tutorials: Day 1"
Presentation (PDF File)

10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:30

Shi Jin (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

"Semiclassical computational methods for quantum mechanics"
Presentation (PDF File)

11:30 - 12:00 IPAM Core Orientation with IPAM Staff
12:00 - 2:00 Lunch (on your own)

Afternoon Session

2:00 - 3:00

Thierry Goudon (Institut National de Recherche en Informatique Automatique (INRIA))

"Tools for the mathematical analysis of kinetic equations and related models 1: Introduction to kinetic models and basic properties "
Presentation (PDF File)

3:00 - 3:30 Break
3:30 - 4:30

Lorenzo Pareschi (Università di Ferrara)

"Monte Carlo methods for kinetic equations 1: Kinetic equations and their computational challenges"
Presentation (PDF File)


Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Morning Session

8:00 - 9:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00

Christian Ringhofer (Arizona State University)

"Tutorials: Day 2"
Presentation (PDF File)

10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 12:00

Shi Jin (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

"Asymptotic-preserving methods for kinetic problems in the fluid regime "
Presentation (PDF File)

12:00 - 2:00 Lunch (on your own)

Afternoon Session

2:00 - 3:00

Thierry Goudon (Institut National de Recherche en Informatique Automatique (INRIA))

"Tools for the mathematical analysis of kinetic equations and related models 2: A colisionless model: the Vlasov-Poisson system"
Presentation (PDF File)

3:00 - 3:30 Break
3:30 - 4:30

Lorenzo Pareschi (Università di Ferrara)

"Monte Carlo methods for kinetic equations 2: Classical Monte Carlo methods"
Presentation (PDF File)


Thursday, March 12, 2009

Morning Session

8:00 - 9:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00

Christian Ringhofer (Arizona State University)

"Tutorials: Day 3"
Presentation (PDF File)

10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 12:00

Shi Jin (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

"Kinetic-Hydrodynamics Coupling"
Presentation (PDF File)

12:00 - 2:00 Lunch (on your own)

Afternoon Session

2:00 - 3:00

Thierry Goudon (Institut National de Recherche en Informatique Automatique (INRIA))

"Tools for the mathematical analysis of kinetic equations and related models 3: Diffusion approximation: the Rosseland approximation "

3:00 - 3:30 Break
3:30 - 4:30

Lorenzo Pareschi (Università di Ferrara)

"Monte Carlo methods for kinetic equations 3: Methods for the fluid-limit"
Presentation (PDF File)


Friday, March 13, 2009

Morning Session

8:00 - 9:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00

Christian Ringhofer (Arizona State University)

"Tutorials: Day 4"
Presentation (PDF File)

10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:30

Thierry Goudon (Institut National de Recherche en Informatique Automatique (INRIA))

"Tools for the mathematical analysis of kinetic equations and related models 4: Hydrodynamic limits and hyperbolic equations "

11:30 - 12:00 Break
12:00 - 1:00

Lorenzo Pareschi (Università di Ferrara)

"Monte Carlo methods for kinetic equations 4: Variance reduction techniques"
Presentation (PDF File)

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