ADVANCED WORKSHOP & CONFERENCE ON HYPERBOLIC PDEs: THEORY, NUMERICS & APPLICATIONS
Announcement of
Advanced Workshop on Hyperbolic PDEs: Theory, Numerics & Applications and Conference on Partial Differential Equations
(HPTNA-2014 & CPDE-2014)
at
THE LNM INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, JAIPUR
December 01-11, 2014

The LNM Institute of Information Technology, Jaipur is organizing an Advanced Workshop on Hyperbolic PDEs: Theory, Numerics and Applications during December 01-09, 2014 followed by a Conference on Partial Differential Equations during December 10-11, 2014. The meetings are likely to be sponsored by various funding agencies like DST*, NBHM* etc.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

M.Sc. students, Research Scholars, Post-Doctoral Fellows, Young Faculty Members and Researchers with a background in Partial Differential Equations/Numerical Methods from universities, institutions and R& D Organizations.

MAIN TOPICS (WORKSHOP):

Elements of Sobolev spaces, Theoretical aspects of hyperbolic conservation law for first order PDE, Weak solutions and entropy, System of conservation laws, Review of basic numerical methods for hyperbolic equations, Finite difference methods for one-dimensional systems. Godunov’s method, The Riemann problem for linear systems, The Riemann problem for the shallow water equations, Approximate Riemann solvers, Second order hyperbolic problems in higher dimension, Riemann problem for kinematical conservation laws and applications, Characteristic fast marching method, Discontinuous Galerkin Methods (DGM) for conservation laws: theory and computation, Introduction to GPU computing.

RESOURCE PERSONS FOR WORKSHOP:

Prof. V. Raghavendra (LNMIIT Jaipur), Prof. Adimurthi (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. A.S. Vasudeva Murthy (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. P.S. Datti (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. G..D.V. Gowda (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. A.K. Pani (IIT Bombay), Prof. S. Sundar (IIT Chennai), Prof. S. Ganesh (IIT Bombay), Prof. S. Bhaskar (IIT Bombay), Prof. Harish Kumar (IIT Delhi), Prof. C. Praveen (TIFR Bangalore), Prof. Imran H. Biswas (TIFR Bangalore).

RESOURCE PERSONS FOR CONFERENCE:

Prof. M. Ramaswamy (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. Raghurama Rao (IISc Bangalore), Prof. K.T. Joseph (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. Adimurthi (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. A. K. Pani (IIT Bombay), Prof. M. K. Kadalbajoo (IIT Kanpur), Prof. Pravir K. Dutt (IIT Kanpur), Prof. B. V. Rathish Kumar (IIT Kanpur), Prof. S. Sundar (IIT Chennai), Prof. G.D.V. Gowda (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. K.T. Joseph (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. Sashi Kumar Ganeshan (SERC, IISc Bangalore), Prof. Kaushik Bal (IIT Kanpur), Prof. Muslim (IIT Mandi), Prof. S.C. Martha (IIT Ropar), Dr. Ajit Patel (LNMIIT Jaipur), Dr. Akhlaq Husain (LNMIIT Jaipur), Dr. Vikas Gupta (LNMIIT Jaipur), Dr. rasmita Kar (LNMIIT Jaipur).

ADVISORY COMMITTEE:

Prof. A. K. Pani (IIT Bombay), Prof. Pravir K. Dutt (IIT Kanpur), Prof. S. Sundar (IIT Chennai), Prof. V. Raghavendra (LNMIIT Jaipur), Prof. Adimurthi (TIFR CAM, Bangalore), Prof. M. K. Kadalbajoo (IIT Kanpur).

PARTICIPATION:

To participate, please download the require form from the website: http://www.lnmiit.ac.in/ and email the filled form to: hptna.2014@lnmiit.ac.in. Also send the signed form by post together with your CV and recommendation letter(s) from your supervisor / HOD to the following contact address.

CONTACT:

Head, Department of Mathematics,
The LNM Institute of Information Technology,
Rupa Ki Nangal, Po- Sumel, Via- Jamdoli, Jaipur- 302031, Rajasthan, India,
Email: hptna.2014@lnmiit.ac.in, Phone: +91-141-5191716.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION (FOR CONFERENCE):

We urge all the interested researchers to submit their abstracts for contributed talks or for poster presentations in the conference at their earliest convenience using the forms available at http://www .lnmiit.ac.in. The deadline for abstract submission is October 15, 2014.

IMPORTANT DATES:

Last Date of receipt of application: October 15, 2014<
Selection of participants will be based on academic records and recommendation letters.
List of selected participants will be put on the web page by October 20, 2014.

REGISTRATION FEE:

There is no registration fee for the workshop and the conference.

ACCOMMODATION:

Free accommodation (subject to the availability) and meals will be provided at LNMIIT campus during the entire duration of the workshop and conference provided the workshop participants stay for the entire duration.

TRAVEL SUPPORT:

We hope to offer travel support either full/partial to all the registered participants depending on the availability of funds. Special effort will be made to provide travel support to young researchers and students who do not have any financial support from other sources.
*The participants will be intimated as soon as we receive confirmation of the financial support from funding agencies.

CONVENERS:

Dr. Ajit Patel (LNMIIT Jaipur), Dr. Akhlaq Husain (LNMIIT Jaipur), Dr. Vikas Gupta (LNMIIT Jaipur)

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:

Prof. V. Raghavendra, Dr. Ajit Patel, Dr. Akhlaq Husain, Dr. Vikas Gupta, Dr. Rasmita Kar, Dr. Manish Garg.

PATRON:

Prof. S. S. Gokhale, Director, LNMIIT Jaipur