Theme of Conference:
The meeting addresses significant issues related to various aspects of GPF, from Discrete Element Methods, over well balanced finite volume methods for granular flow models, and computational peculiarities, to multiple particle statistics.
Structure of the meeting
- 09.50 - 10.00 Opening
- 10:00 - 11:00 Prof. Colin Thornton, University of Birmingham
- DEM yesterday, DEM today, DEM tomorrow
- 11:00 - 11:30 Break
- 11:30 - 12:30 Dr. Francois Bouchut, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris
- Well balanced finite volume methods for depth-integrated granular flow models, including topography and friction
- 12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break
- 14:00 - 15:00 Prof. Wolfgang Ehlers, University of Stuttgart
- From particle dynamics to continuous media: A deformation and localization analysis of particle assemblies and bi- and triphasic materials
- 15:00 - 15:30 Break
- 15:30 - 16:30 Prof. Andrew Stuart, University of Warwick
- Multiple particle statistics for inertial particles in a random field
- 16:30 - 17:00 Discussion, Closure
Lunch will be available for a nominal charge; please let Tracey Andrew at the Institute know by 10 November 2003 if you intend to come, to help us plan for lunch: telephone: (01223) 335984; fax: (01223) 330508.
Unfortunately the Newton Institute is unable to offer any assistance with accommodation for this period. A list of local Guest Houses is available here.