Sessions - Minisymposia

Procedures for the approval of a proposal for a Session-Workshop or Minisymposium


The organizer must provide:
1. A proposal for the organization of a Session-Workshop or Minisymposium.
2. A small description of his/her proposal (no more than 150 words).
3. A short CV.
4. Information about the procedures which will be followed for the promotion of that Session-Workshop or Minisymposium (the organizer is responsible for the promotion).
5. His/her full affiliations along with an e-mail adress for the submission of papers on the subject of the Session-Workshop or Minisymposium.

Attention Note: The maximum number of papers per author is four (4)

After the approval, the organizer will be the person responsible for the selection of the papers.

The papers must be sent to the ICNAAM Secretariat until 26 July 2022.

In the Proceedings of ICNAAM 2022 the Sessions-Workshops and Minisymposia will lie in a separate section of the Volume with a Preface created by the organizer. Occasionally, the organizer must inform us about the participation of his/her Session. If a Session consists of at least 6 fully paid registrations, the organizer will be granted free registration for ICNAAM 2022. If a Symposium consists of at least 15 fully paid registrations, the organizer will be granted free registration and have a part of the accomodation expenses covered.
 

If a participant wants to send a paper to a Symposium mentioned below, please use the e-mail address(es) of the organizer(s).

 

PROPOSALS SESSIONS AND MINISYMPOSIA WHICH

HAVE BEEN APPROVED (UPDATED)

 

1) Title: The 17th International Symposium on Numerical Analysis of Fluid Flows, Heat and Mass Transfer - Numerical Fluids 2022

Organizer: Prof. Dr. Dia Zeidan, School of Basic Sciences and Humanities, German Jordanian University, Amman, Jordan

E-mail: dia.zeidan@gju.edu.jo

This symposium series started in Crete, Greece, in 2006 chaired by Professor Pawel Kosinski of the University of Bergen, Norway. The symposium is associated with the annual edition of the ICNAAM since 2006. It represents one of the largest and most successful activities of ICNAAM with a strong commitment to research and development within the academic community. Since its start, the focus of the symposium is numerical mathematics for fluid flow problems and related topics.

Topics of interest include, but not limited to:

  • formulation, identification and resolution of multidimensional fluid flows, heat and mass transfer
  • numerical methods for fluid flows including heat and mass transfer and chemical reactions
  • multi-phase fluid flow problems
  • non-Newtonian flows
  • free surface, environmental and geophysical flows
  • population balance modelling, optimization and control
  • agglomeration, breakup and collision
  • polymer processing
  • shock waves, combustion and explosions
  • biological fluid flows
  • granular and porous media
  • renewable and non-renewable energies
  • microfluidics and nanofluidics
  • supercritical fluids and processes
  • fluid-structure interactions
  • multiphysics involving fluid flows and other applications
  • turbulence and phase interaction in fluid dynamics
  • mathematical methods for fluid flows, heat and mass transfer
  • boundary value problems for differential equations in fluids
  • application of fractional calculus to fluid flows, heat and mass transfer
  • engineering applications of fluid dynamics, heat and mass transfer
  • experimental measurements and numerical modelling of the fluid flows, heat and mass transfer

THE URL ADDRESS OF THIS INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM AND ALL OTHER DETAILS CAN BE FOUND AT
http://www.icnaam.org/nafluids

 

2) Title: The Twelfth Symposium on Advanced Computation and Information in Natural and Applied Sciences

Organizer: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Claus-Peter Rückemann, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (WWU) and Unabhängiges Deutsches Institut für Multi-disziplinäre Forschung (DIMF) and Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

E-mail: ruckema@uni-muenster.de

 

This Symposium on Advanced Computation and Information in Natural and Applied Sciences focusses on information science, methods, structures, and architectures for high end computational and numerical applications and solutions.

Information science, up to date scientific computing and information systems (software engineering, communication, and architectures), and knowledge and information focussed approches are indispensable tools for progress and insight in various scientific fields, from prehistory, present to future scenarios.

We invite scientists and engineers from academia and industry creating, designing, using, and implementing information science based methodologies and methods, computation and information systems, High Performance Computing, Cloud Computing, and Distributed Computing for scientific research, engineering, education, and future Internet applications.

Authors are invited to submit original unpublished results, which are not under review in any other conference or journal, to the peer review for publication and presentation, for the following (-but not limited to-) topic areas of this symposium.

 * Information science

 * Information and data processing

 * Integrated frameworks for information and computation

 * Knowledge- and data-centric approaches

 * Data structures, data organisation, highly performance codes, optimisation

 * Parallel algorithms, OpenMP, shared Memory, MPI

 * Efficient algorithms, parallelisation of algorithms and applications

 * Large scale and fast computation

 * Information and computing systems

 * Advanced software engineering, intelligent and autonomous systems

 * Software engineering for high end systems and applications

 * Supercomputing, High Performance Computing (HPC), Exascale

 * High End Computing (HEC), Cloud Computing, Grid Computing, distributed systems

 * Services computing

 * Database applications

 * Big data, large scale data storage, management, and visualisation

 * Programming paradigms, programming languages, parallelisation tools

 

 * Methodological and practical contributions

 * Advanced applications and algorithms

 * Epistemological fundaments, theory and practice

 * Multi- and inter-disciplinary frameworks and approaches

 * Prehistory, protohistory, archaeology, archaeo information science

 * Natural sciences, geosciences, planetology

 * Satellite and drone data processing and analysis, remote sensing

 * Geoprocessing, georeferencing, spatial sciences

 * Mathematical and numerical algorithms

 * Life sciences, humanities, medical applications

 * Simulation and modelling, genetic algorithms

 * Scientific data processing, advanced scientific computing

 * Computation frameworks and tools, computer science

 * Multi-disciplinary context integration and contextualisation

 * Multi-disciplinary coherent conceptual knowledge approaches

 * Knowledge complements (factual, conceptual, procedural, metacognitive, structural)

 * Knowledge resources, creation, mining, documentation, and development

 * Knowledge-based systems, education, e-Learning, and e-Science

 * Documentation, classification (UDC), resources, and evaluation context

 

 * Emerging technologies, networks and systems communications

 * Future Internet broadband services and applications

 * Resources and object certification, public key infrastructures

 * Knowledge and data integrity

 * Privacy and anonymity

 * Networks/systems measurement, control and management, simulation and emulation

 * Performance measurement

 * Web services and performance

 * Applications and benchmarking

 * Quality of Data, Context, Service (QoD / QoC / QoS), auditing, assessment, governance

 * Legal informatics, technical-legal context, science and Open Access

 * e-Commerce, accounting, pricing, and billing

 * Use of distributed compute and storage resources

 * Energy consumption and management

 * Energy-aware mechanisms and energy-efficient technology for operation, control, and management

 * Configuration, reuse of software components

 * Resource allocation and management

 * System and data security; Communication visualisation

 

Deadline for submitting your fully formatted 4 page paper for peer review: May 7, 2022 (final date).

Deadline for improved paper and sources: June 18, 2022 (final date).

Other deadlines and relevant information, e.g., regarding registration, can be found in the section of Dates of Importance, at http://www.icnaam.org

 

 

 

3) Title: Modeling Applied to Epidemics Propagation and Assessment

Organizers: António F. Miguel, Department of Physics, School of Sciences and Technology, University of Évora, Portugal, Murat Aydin, Ontario Tech University (UOIT), Oshawa, Canada

Emails: afm@uevora.pt, murat.aydin@ontariotechu.ca

Mathematical modeling is essential in efforts that focus on predicting, assessing, and controlling diseases outbreaks. Since the pioneer paper of Daniel Bernoulli “Essai d'une nouvelle analyze de la mortalité causée par la petite vérole” dated of 1766, where he showed that inoculation against the virus would increase the life expectancy, huge developments and progress have been made. The most serious issue with a pandemic outbreak such as SARS-CoV-2 is its rapidly growing transmission rate across the world. Mathematical modeling and simulation allow for rapid assessment. They have the potential to trace and predict the epidemic trajectory under different scenarios but also to assess the impact of social distancing, use of face masks, etc..

 
Topics covered include:
Ordinary Differential Equations Epidemic Models
Modelling aerosol dynamics and virus exposure
Modelling multiphase flows in highly porous materials
 

4) Title: The Ninth Symposium on Approximation of Curves and Surfaces (ACS 2022) 

Organizer: Prof. Dr. Abdallah Rababah,  Department of Mathematical Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE.

E-mail: rababah@uaeu.ac.ae

 

The Ninth Symposium on Approximation of Curves and Surfaces will be held within ICNAAM 2022 that will take place at Heraklion, Crete, Greece, at the Galaxy Hotel between 19-25 September 2022.

Presentations will be for 30 minutes including questions. Extended abstract (3-4 pages) of papers presented at ACS 2022 will be published in AIP Proceedings (American Institute of Physics). The symposium will be devoted to curves and surfaces and their modeling, techniques, and applications in all fields of science. 

All topics in Approximation Theory, Computer Aided Design, Computer Graphics, Computational Geometry, Image and Signal Processing, Modelling, Expansions, Splines, Wavelets, and all related issues and their use in solving real life problems will be covered. 

Papers that address issues related to the following categories are welcomed: 

Approximation theory and Orthogonal Polynomials 

Computer Aided Geometric Design and the Bezier curves and surfaces 

Computer Graphics, Visualization, and Image Processing 

Approximation and Interpolation of Functions 

Simulation and Modelling in Science, Engineering, and Life Science Computational Geometry and CAD Splines and Wavelets (univariate and multivariate) . 

 

5) Title: Recent Advances and Current Research on the Difference Equations and its Applications

Organizer: Professor Dr. Seifedine Kadry, Noroff University College, Norway 

E-mail: skadry@gmail.com

Difference Equation or discrete dynamical system is a very interesting subject because they are central to the analysis of many models of dynamic programming and we can derive many complex behavior based on simple formulation.

The aim of this symposium is to discuss the new developments in the field of difference equations, and their applications.

Topics of interest include but not limited to:

  • Solution of the difference equation and its behavior,
  • equilibrium or critical value and stability
  • general theory of difference equations
  • random difference equations
  • iteration theory
  • bifurcation theory
  • mathematical biology
  • control theory
  • chaotic dynamics
  • complex dynamics
  • iterated function systems
  • numerical approximations
  • discretization of differential equations
  • dynamic equations on time scales
  • discrete equations and inequalities
  • discrete transformations
  • functional equations
  • orthogonal polynomials
  • stochastic processes
  • industrial mathematics
  • mathematical engineering
  • discrete models
  • applications in economics, physics and other disciplines
  • difference-differential equations
  • computational linear algebra
  • combinatorics
  • evolutionary game theory

 

6) Title: Symposium on Applied Problems in Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics Related to Modeling of Information Systems" (APPT+MS)

Organizer: Alexander Zeifman, Vologda State University, Institute of Informatics Problems of Federal Research Center "Computer Science and Control" of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Vologda Research Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia.

 

Email: a_zeifman@mail.ru

The main topics of the Symposium “APPT + MS” will be as follows:

  • Probability theory in the modeling of information systems

  • Stochastic processes in the modeling of information systems

  • Mathematical statistics in the modeling of information systems

  • Queuing theory

  • Markov chains and Models

  • Discrete probabilistic models

  • Models of information security

  • Modern Tasks of Teletraffic Theory

 

 

7) Title: Title: 8 th Symposium on Computational Modelling and Experimental Assessment of Transport Processes in Porous Building Materials

Organizer: prof. Oldřich Zmeškal, Ph.D., Faculty of Chemistry, Brno, University of Technology, Purkyňova 118, 612 00 Brno, Czech Republic

 

Email: zmeskal@fch.vutbr.cz

 

Transport and accumulation of heat, moisture, chemical substances, and momentum are phenomena which affect buildings and their inbuilt materials over their whole lifetime period.

Their satisfactory description requires primarily a choice of proper physical and mathematical models because the transport mechanisms are coupled.  The computational implementation of mathematical models is another essential factor involving an application of appropriate methods of numerical solution. The computer simulation tools cannot be utilized properly without knowledge of a variety of transport and storage material parameters, microstructural and structural parameters, which have to be determined experimentally in a wide range of field quantities, such as temperature, moisture content, and concentration of a particular chemical compound. The applied models are also supposed to be verified using critical experiments, in order to assess their overall quality. Therefore, in practical applications the computational modeling and experimental assessment of transport processes cannot be separated without a risk of significant departure from the physical reality.

The symposium brings together physicists, chemists, mathematicians, and engineers working in the field of transport processes in building materials and materials engineering. The main topics include but are not limited to:

•  Theoretical models of transport phenomena
•  Computer simulation tools
•  Material parameters and their assessment
•  Model verification techniques
•  Environmental effects on building structures
•  Risk analysis
•  Service life assessment studies
•  High-temperature applications
•  Applications in a renovation of historical buildings and monuments
•  Sustainable development and eco-efficient materials
•  Other applications in building science and building practice
•  High performance composites
•  Salt transport, storage, crystallization – modelling, experimental assessment
•  Life cycle analysis
•  Layered nanoadditives
•  Computational and experimental analysis of repair rendering and plastering mortars
•  Phase change materials in civil engineering

 

 
8) Title: ISA 2022- 9th International Symposium on Intelligent Systems and Algorithms

Organizers: Assoc. Prof. Martin Kotyrba – Chairman, Assoc. Prof. Eva Volna – Vice-Chairman, Dr. Zuzana Vaclavikova – Vice-Chairman, Dr. Robert Jarusek – Vice-Chairman, Dr. Pavel Smolka – Vice-Chairman, Prof. Ivan Zelinka – Vice-Chairman,

University of Ostrava , Department of Informatics and Computers, 30. dubna 22, 70103 Ostrava, Czech Republic and VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava , Department of Computer Science, 17. listopadu 15, 708 33 Ostrava-Poruba, Czech Republic

Email: martin.kotyrba@osu.cz,(link sends e-mail) eva.volna@osu.cz,(link sends e-mail) zuzana.vaclavikova@osu.cz,(link sends e-mail) robert.jarusek@osu.cz,(link sends e-mail) pavel.smolka@osu.cz,(link sends e-mail) ivan.zelinka@vsb.cz(link sends e-mail)

Intelligent systems and algorithms is a promising research field of modern computational intelligence concerned with the development of the next generation of intelligent systems and algorithms. Intelligent systems and algorithms are getting popular due to their capabilities in handling several real world complexities involving imprecision, uncertainty and vagueness. The symposium has the intention to provide a contribution to academics and practitioners. So, both fundamental and applied researches are considered relevant.

Extended abstracts will be published in a Special Volume of the world-renowned AIP Conference Proceedings. The American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference Series is a very well known series of Conference Proceedings, which is included in the leading databases of scientific & engineering literature including, ISI Web of Knowledge, MathSciNet, Scopus, Scirus, Google Scholar, etc and in the past had been included in SCIE.

  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Genetic  Programming
  • Grammatical  Evolution
  • Differential  Evolution
  • Evolutionary Strategies
  • Hybrid and Distributed Algorithms
  • Fuzzy Logic, Expert Systems
  • Neural Networks
  • Multi-Agent Systems

TOPICS

  • Artificial Life
  • Chaos, Complexity, Fractals
  • SWARM  Computing
  • Mathematical Optimization
  • Stochastic Optimization
  • Information technology
  • Image Processing, Computer Vision
  • Web Ontologies, Deductions, OWL
  • Adaptive E- learning

Best selected papers from ISA 2022 will be invited to be extended and subsequently sent for reviews and publishing for special issue in the following journals:

DATES

Papers in the form of extended abstracts, max. 4 pages according to the AIP template, should be sent to  martin.kotyrba@osu.cz(link sends e-mail)

Paper submission deadline 30 June 2022

 

9) Title: 11th Symposium on Generating Functions of Special Numbers and Polynomials and their Applications (GFSNP2022)

Organizer: Prof. Dr. Yilmaz SIMSEK, AKDENIZ UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF SCIENCE DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS 07058, ANTALYA TURKEY, Tel: ++90 242 310 23 43, Fax:+ +90242227 89 11

Email: ysimsek63@gmail.com(link sends e-mail)

AIMS and SCOPE
The goal of the symposium GFSNP2022 ( http://icnaam.org/sessions_minisymposia.htm)   is to bring together all the researchers working in various fields of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Physics and related areas such as Analysis, Non-linear Analysis, Number Theory, Applied Algebra, p-adic Analysis, Special Functions, q-Analysis, Probability and Statistics, Mathematical Engineering and their applications. Our main aim is also to bring together theoretical, numerical and applied analysts, number theorists, (quantum) physicists working in the areas of generating functions of the special numbers and polynomials and their applications.  All of the participants will likely lead to significant uncover new connections on these fields which are families of special numbers and polynomials, the others, and also families of zeta functions, and L-functions.

AIP Proceedings Book in addition to Abstracts and Program Book with ISBN number

Firstly, your abstracts (at most two-pages) will be published Abstracts and Program Books(with ISBN number) which will be given to you at registration desk. Secondly, extended abstracts will be published in a Special Volume of the world-renowned AIP Conference Proceedings(link is external) which is indexed by Web of Science. On the other hand, the American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference Series is a very well known series of Conference Proceedings, which is included in the leading databases of scientific & engineering literature including Inspec, Scitation, Web of Science (WOS)-ISI Web of Knowledge, MathSciNet, Scopus, Scirus, Google Scholar, etc.

We note that the Volumes of AIP Conference Proceedings are immediately available online at the WOS. 

Procedure, Guidelines and Checklist for the preparation and submission of a paper for the Proceedings of ICNAAM 2022 can be found in the following link:  http://icnaam.org/proceeding.htm

IN ORDER TO REGISTER ICNAAM2022:  http://icnaam.org/registration.htm                                                                          

For referee process, please send your abstracts (at most 2 pages) for Abstracts and Program Book (with ISBN number) and also your extended abstracts (3-4 pages) for AIP Proceeding Book to the following e-mail address:

ysimsek63@gmail.com

Please find the attached short abstract template of GFSNP 2022 to prepare the aforementioned short abstract. Also, .doc and .tex template of the extended abstract is available at http://icnaam.org/abstract.htm

 

10) Title: Statistics and Modelling

Organizer: Milan Stehlik, Department of Applied Statistics and Linz Institute of Technology, Johannes Kepler University in Linz, Austria, Department of Statistics, University of Valparaiso, Valparaiso,  Chile

Email: mlnstehlik@gmail.com

In this session we will discuss challenges of statistics, modelling and applied probability with the applications.  All areas of Statistical; probabilistic and Stochastic Modelling are addressed.

 

11) Title: STOCHASTIC SIMULATION FOR THE ASSESSMENT AND MITIGATION OF RISK

Organizer: David Fernando Muñoz, Department of Industrial & Operations Engineering Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, Río Hondo #1, Mexico City, Mexico, (52-55)56284118

Email: davidm@itam.mx

Simulation experiments using a stochastic-simulation model has long been used for the estimation of performance measures for the assessment and mitigation of risk. Stochastic simulation has been widely used for risk assessment in many areas, for example, in supply chain management, where risk measures are mainly related to shortages, the occurrence of catastrophes and the costs incurred. Stochastic simulation has also been extensively used in the areas related to production planning to design products with high reliability, for example, for water distribution, for the design of integrated circuits or for the design of highly reliable products. One area of production planning where stochastic simulation is particularly important for risk mitigation is operations scheduling, where the achievement of programs that meet delivery dates is especially important when using a digital twin under the framework of Industry 4.0. In this symposium, we are interested in theoretical and application results on consistent methods for the estimation of expectations, nonlinear functions of expectations, quantiles, and other performance measures from the output of simulation experiments. Applications and results for both transient and steady-state simulations will be considered, and methodologies that consider the assessment of the accuracy of the corresponding point estimators are especially welcome.

 

12) Title: The 7th Symposium on mathematical modeling and numerical simulation of physical and chemical phenomena in porous materials
Organizer: Professor Jaroslav Kruis, Department of Mechanics, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague, Thakurova 7, 166 29 Prague 6, Czech Republic

E-mail: jaroslav.kruis@fsv.cvut.cz

 

Porous materials are a frequent subject of investigation in many areas of applied science and engineering, such as soil mechanics, rock mechanics, petroleum engineering, construction engineering, hydrogeology, geophysics or food science. The porous media analysis include, among others, natural (soils, rocks), artificial (concrete, ceramics) or biological materials (food products, wood). Physical and chemical phenomena occurring in porous materials can be described conveniently by mathematical modeling and subsequent numerical simulation of heat, mass and momentum transport and storage processes. This symposium brings together mathematicians, computer scientists, physicists, chemists, biologists and engineers working in the field of modeling, simulation, characterization and assessment of physical and chemical phenomena in porous materials.

 

13) Title: The methods of development intelligent and adaptive control for problems of physical, biological and socio-economic processes modeling

Organizer: Prof. Dr. Alexander N. Kvitko, Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Applied Mathematics and Control Processes, Saint Peters-burg State University, Universitetskii prospekt 35, Peterhof, Saint-Petersburg, 198504, Russia

Email: alkvit46@mail.ru

The aim of the proposed Session is to present different research studies on solving a number of problems of practical importance including problems of creating and modeling of intelligent control systems for various technical objects, as well as physical, biological and socio-economic processes. Authors are invited to submit original unpublished results which are not under re-view in any other conference or journal, to the peer review for publication and presentation, in the following topic areas of the symposium. Topics of interest include, but not limited to:

 

  • Analytical and numerical methods for solving local and global boundary prob-lems for nonlinear control systems of ordinary differential equations
  • Research and evaluation of attainability domains for controlled systems of ordinary differential equations
  • Terms of global and local controllability of nonlinear control systems
  • Building adaptive control for local and global boundary problems
  • Study of local and global boundary value problems on an infinite time inter-val and the problems of stabilization
  • Solving the control problems for distributed parameter systems
  • Solving the control problems for specific technical objects
  • Modeling of controlled physical, biological and socio-economic processes
  • Problems of optimization for control systems

 

14) Title: IX Mini symposium on symmetry methods and their applications to differential equations

Organizers: Igor Leite Freire, Centro de Matemática, Computação e Cognição, Universidade Federal do ABC, UFABC, Santo André, Brazil,
Maria Luz Gandarias Department of Mathematics, University of Cadiz, Puerto Real, Spain, 
Chaudry Masood Khalique,International Institute for Symmetry Analysis and Mathematical Modelling, Department of Mathematical Sciences, North-West University, Mafikeng Campus, Mmabatho, South Africa,
Mariano Torrisi Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, University of Catania, Italy and
Rita Tracinà, Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, University of Catania, Italy

In memory of

Maria Santos Bruzón

 

Many physical phenomena in science and engineering are modelled by nonlinear differential equations. There is no doubt that Lie symmetry methods are one of the most effective set of techniques to find exact solutions of such nonlinear differential equations. They have been used by several scientists and applied to various nonlinear models in physics, biology, engineering, economics, etc.

The Lie symmetry methods identify and extend the concept of symmetry, produce an effective method of symmetry applications in difficult situations, give accurate statement of problems and in many cases show a possible way for finding their solutions.

This mini-symposium is dedicated to our friend Maria Santos Bruzon (Maruchi), who was one of its organizers during many years and recently passed away. Maruchi's works were mainly focused on Lie symmetries and differential equations. To celebrate her memory we organize this session of applications of Lie symmetry methods to search for exact solutions of nonlinear models and to show recent progress of theoretic tools in Lie symmetry methods related to the study of nonlinear differential equations.

 

15) Title: Graphs

Organizer: Dr Vojislav Petrovic, Department of Mathematics and Informatics, University of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia.

Email: vojpet@gmail.com

The symposium welcomes all researchers, as well as students, involved in Graph Theory.

The topics of interest include, but not restricted to, the following:

- scores in graphs and digraphs
- Eulerian and Hamiltonian graphs and digraphs
- planar graphs
- graph factors and decompositions
- graph colorings
- extremal graphs
- graph spectra
- digraphs, tournaments and their generalizations
- graph algorithms

 

16) Title: 8th edition of the Symposium on Computational Tools for Direct Digital Manufacturing (CT4DDM)

Organizers: Nuno Alves | Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development (CDRSP-IPLeiria) and Mechanical Engineering Department of the School of Technology and Management (ESTG) of the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPLeiria)
Paula Pascoal-Faria | CDRSP-IPLeiria & Mathematical Department of the ESTG-IPLeiria
Sandra Amado | CDRSP-IPLeiria & Health Science and Technology Department from the School of Health Science from the IPLeiria. 

Email: paula.faria@ipleiria.pt

 

The 8th edition of the Symposium on Computational Tools for Direct Digital Manufacturing (CT4DDM), being held within ICNAAM 2022, is a relevant forum for the scientific exchange of multidisciplinary issues devoted to enhance the interaction between academy and industry, promoting the exploitation of cutting-edge tools in real-life problems.

Topics include but not limited to:

  • Multiscale Modelling and Simulation
  • Additive Manufacturing (3D/4D Printing)
  • Subtractive Manufacturing
  • Conformal Manufacturing
  • Advanced systems in Biomechanics

 

17) Title: Statistical Inference in Copula Models and Markov Processes VII
Organizer: Veronica Andrea Gonzalez-Lopez; University of Campinas, Department of Statistics. Rua Sergio Buarque de Holanda, 651. Campinas-S.P. Brazil. CEP 13083-859.

e-mails: veronica@ime.unicamp.br, nika@unicamp.br 
http://www.ime.unicamp.br/~veronica/

The symposium is destined to two main lines of research (i) statistical inference in copula models, (ii) statistical inference in stochastic processes, and relations between both lines of research. It is devoted to new perspectives and advances in developing statistical tools based on the notion of copula and new approaches in stochastic processes. Methods, strategies, and algorithms combining both lines will be very welcome.
Main topics:
  • Copula Models and Properties;
  • Statistical Inference in Copula Models;
  • Dependence Coefficients;
  • Copula Based Procedures and Applications;
  • Markov Models and Properties;
  • Statistical Inference in Markov Processes; 
  • Markov Processes in Practice.

 

18) Title: Recent Advances in Numerical Methods and Simulations in Statics and Dynamics of Structures

Organizer: Prof. Ing. Juraj Králik, Ph.D. 1) , Prof. Ing. Eva Kormaníková, Ph.D. 2) Prof. Ing. Martin Krejsa, Ph.D. 3) , 1) Faculty of Civil Engineering, STU in Bratislava, Slovakia 2) Faculty of Civil Engineering, TU in Košice, Slovakia 3) Faculty of Civil Engineering, VSB-TU in Ostrava, Czech Republic

E-mail: juraj.kralik@stuba.sk , eva.kormanikova@tuke.sk , martin.krejsa@vsb.cz

 

 

The main purpose of the Symposium “Recent Advances in Numerical Methods and Simulations in Statics and Dynamics of Structures” is the presentation of new methods to analyse of safety and reliability of the structures under extreme loads as the earthquake and climatic loads (temperature, wind, snow, rain and others), terroristic attack (aircraft, missile, blast, fire and others) or technology accident (explosion, high temperature and others). The nonlinear material and geometric behaviour of structures is necessary consider during extreme loads. The risk of the structure collapse is determined by the model and resistance uncertainties. The deterministic and probabilistic analysis of the structure failure during the extreme loading can be used. The probabilistic assessment gives us the most complex analysis of the acceptable level of the risk. Recently, the theories of probability and statistics and reliability have provided the bases for modern structural design codes and specifications.

The main objectives of the Symposium are developing:

- The advanced methods and simulations of structure failure under extreme loads,

- The nonlinear material and geometric model of structures and the effective numerical methods,

- The advances in the soil-base-structure or soil-fluid-structure interaction analysis under seismic loads,

- The experimental tests in wind-tunnel and the fluid simulation of the blast or extreme wind impact on structures with various shape,

- The optimisation of the new composite materials or structure shape to have the higher safety of the structure under impact of extreme loads,

- The simulation probabilistic methods and the stochastic finite elements to probabilistic analysis of the structure resistance due to extreme loads,

- The risk analysis of the structure failure using the fragility curves of the structural elements for various type of accident or extreme loads,

- The Reliability-Based Optimization procedures to consider of the effects of uncertainty by means of reliability, the applications involving optimal structural design for stochastic linear and nonlinear statics and dynamics.

- The experience from the experiment tests, modelling and simulations of the structure failure under extreme loads using the deterministic or probabilistic assessment are welcome.

 

 

 

19) Title: 6thSymposium on Mathematical Methods in Economics and Nature Use (SMMENU 2022).

Organizers: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alexander N. Medvedev, Institute of Industrial Ecology UB RAS and Ural Federal University, Yekaterinburg, Russia.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Marina A. Medvedeva, Ural Federal University, Yekaterinburg, Russia.

E-mail: alnikmed52@gmail.commarmed55@yandex.ru

 

Symposium is dedicated to the discussion of development and practical application of mathematical methods, models and information technologies in all spheres of Economics and Nature Use, including related disciplines.

As in previous years, the participation of representatives of academic and university science, practitioners, as well as doctoral and master students is expected.

We welcome the presentations describing newly created models, methods, approaches, systems etc., and practical examples of their use for processing, evaluation and analysis of data, as well as the forecasting of different indicators in considered fields.

The presentations may be in oral and poster format.

In case Covid-19 pandemic will continue, the Symposium will be organized in virtual format (poster session on the ICNAAM web site, online or video presentations in Zoom or another internet conference platform).

Topics to be covered in the considered fields:

- Mathematical and Computer Models, Methods, Algorithms;

- Modeling and Simulation;

- Data processing, Data Mining, Machine Learning;

- Information Systems, Software, Web Applications, Hardware-Software Systems;

- Computer Science and Education;

- Related Topics.

 

20) Title: Symposium on New Results in Fractional Calculus

Organizers: Prof. Guo-Cheng Wu, Data Recovery Key Laboratory of Sichuan Province, Neijiang Normal University, Neijiang 641100, China
Dr. Babak Shiri, Data Recovery Key Laboratory of Sichuan Province, Neijiang Normal University, Neijiang 641100, China
Dr. Cheng Luo, School of Applied Mathematics, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics, Nanjing 210023, Jiangsu, China

 

Email: wuguocheng@gmail.comshiri@tabrizu.ac.irmathluo@yeah.net

 

This symposium is devoted to new results in fractional calculus. It welcomes students and researchers to share new ideas and have further cooperation on, but not limited to the following topics:

  • Inverse problems of fractional differential equations;
  • New fractional derivatives and numerical methods;
  • Discrete fractional calculus;
  • Uncertain Fractional calculus.

  

21) Title: The Fifth Symposium on Advanced Methods and Information Technologies Applications (AMITA) 

Organizers:  Prof. Dr. Petr S. Martyshko, Corresponding Member of Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Head of Laboratory of Mathematical Geophysics at Bulashevich Institute of Geophysics, Ural Branch of RAS, Professor of Ural Federal University, Ekaterinburg, Russia.

Prof. Dr. Elena N. Akimova, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Leading research scientist of Krasovskii Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics, Ural Branch of RAS, Professor of Ural Federal University, Ekaterinburg, Russia.

 

E-mail: pmart3@mail.ru , aen15@yandex.ru

 

The main objective of AMITA is to present the latest researches and results of scientists related to the field of Advanced Methods, Mathematical Modelling and Information Technology, Distributed and Parallel Computing and Applications.
The advances in computer science and information technology can be used to solve applied problems from the areas of Mathematical Physics, Geophysics, Radiotechnics and Signal Processing, Optimal Control, High Performance Computing and so on.
Virtual contributions are also welcomed if authors cannot attend the conference.

The list of topics includes the following:

  • Mathematical Modellings and Numerical Methods

  • Advanced Applications and Algorithms of Mathematical Physics

  • Mathematical Methods in Geophysics

  • Mathematical Methods in Radiotechnics

  • Mathematical Methods in Optimal control

  • Signal and Image Processing

  • Parallel Computing and Applications, High Performance Computing

  • Software Tools and Web Applications for High-performance computing

  • Computer Science and Education

 

22) Title: Optimization and decision science: theory, numerical methods, and applications to real life

Organizers: Ricardo Almeida and Natália Martins, CIDMA, Department of Mathematics, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Emails: ricardo.almeida@ua.pt and natalia@ua.pt

The aim of this session is to present recent advances in optimization and decision science. We are interested in its different approaches: theoretical, numerical  analysis or applications to real life. Potential topics include, but are not limited to: Optimization, Numerical Mathematics, Optimal Control, Calculus of Variations, consensus theory, Mathematical Modeling, Dynamical Systems, Applications to Physics, Biology, Medicine and Robotics, and fractional calculus.

 

23) Title: Symposium on Difference & Differential Equations and Applications 2022

Organizers: Sandra Pinelas, Departamento de Ciências Exatas e Engenharia, Academia Militar, Portugal

Email: sandra.pinelas@gmail.com

A short description of the Symposium: The aim of the conference is to promote, encourage, cooperate, and bring together researchers in the fields of differential & difference equations. All areas of differential & difference equations will be represented with special emphasis on applications. The participants of the Symposium are invited to submit original results for publication and presentation, in the following (but not limited) topic:

- Ordinary Differential Equation

- Partial Differential Equations

- Difference Equation

- Equation on Time Scales

- Rational differential equations

- Applications

 

24) Title: Advanced model-reduction methods for fluid-structure interaction problems

Organizers :Elisabeth Lacazedieu, Professor, Researcher at LMPS, ENS Paris Saclay
Yannick Hoarau, Professor, Researcher at ICUBE, University of Strasbourg

Email: elisabeth.lacazedieu@epf.fr

The present symposium entitled “Advanced model-reduction methods for fluid-structure interaction problems” is devoted to new trends for reducing dynamical modeling of mechanical systems involving interfaces between fluid and solid media. This topics includes major challenges such as simulation of interface evolution, mechanical energy transfers and time marching of simulations in the context of big data. Goal-oriented configurations are considered in the current context where data-enhanced modeling are reachable thanks to deep learning and uncertainty quantification. Therefore standard model-reduction methods like those involving POD or PGD are combined with neural-network-based techniques  and also statistic methods so as to address challenge to real scale.

Several applications are considered especially for durability, safety and efficiency purposes. Improvement for human being and environment preservation is the main goal. New advanced developments are proposed in order to tend to real scale, reduce standard modeling errors and finally be able to provide a new generation of technological products.

Model reduction is related to several issues like bias reduction, error control, model enrichment, real time and data assimilation. A large community of partners will be invited to take part to this event. Several academic and industrial teams will be involved. European and international laboratories will be able to contribute.

 

25) Title: Computational and analytical treatments of nonlinear partial differential models with applications
Organizer: Prof. Aly R. Seadawy, Faculty of Science, Taibah University; Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah, Saudi Arabia

Email: aly742001@yahoo.com  Tel: 00966-553190408
https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=HiSowXUAAAAJ&hl=en

Partial differential equations have become a useful tool to describe the natural phenomena of science and engineering. Nonlinear evolution equations (NLEEs) arise in many branches of science such as mathematics, physics, mechanics, water waves, computational fluid dynamics, optics, quantum mechanics, shallow water, nanofluids and engineering.

NLEEs are widely used to describe physical phenomena in natural science, such as fluid mechanics, plasma physics, optical fibers, biology, solid-state physics, etc. Exact solutions of NLEEs play an important role in understanding the mechanisms of many physical phenomena and processes in various areas of natural science. They can help to analyse the stability of these solutions and the movement role of the wave by making graphs of the exact solutions.

 

Potential themes of interest in this Research Topic include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Soliton theory

  • Fractional partial differential equations

  • Time scale dynamic equations

  • Nonlinear Rayleigh-Taylor instability

  • Nonlinear Kelvin-Helmholtz instability

  • Stability analysis of dynamical systems

  • Nonlinear water waves

  • Computational fluid dynamics

  • Fibres Optics

  • Computational Quantum mechanic

  • Water wave

  • Shallow water

 

26) Title: 6th Symposium on Nonlinear Differential Equations, Fractional Differential Equations and Linear Programming

Organizer: Dr. Hasibun Naher, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Brac University, 66 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh

Emails: hasibun06tasauf@gmail.com; hasi@bracu.ac.bd

https://www.asiaresearchnews.com/content/hasibun-naher

 

The symposium is devoted to gather students, academicians, researchers, industry expects, policy makers and professionals all over the world to carry on further research and highlight recent advances in the fields of mathematics that use Nonlinear Differential Equations, Fractional Differential Equations and Linear Programming.

The main aim of this symposium is to cover multidisciplinary aspects in science, engineering, technology and biology.

The main areas of this symposium are as:

  • Ordinary Differential Equations (ODEs)
  • Partial Differential Equations (PDEs)
  • Fractional Differential Equations (FDEs)
  • Mathematical Biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Tsunami Simulations
  • Storm Surges
  • Generate New Solutions and Their Applications
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Climate
  • Energy

But the topics are not limited to the mentioned above.

 

27) Title: 14-th symposium on  "Recent Trends in the Numerical Solution of Differential Equations (with Applications)"

Organizers: Prof. Dr. Luigi Brugnano, Dipartimento di Matematica "U.Dini", Universita` degli Studi di Firenze, Viale Morgagni 67/A, 50134 Firenze Italy. Tel. : +39-055-4237-119, Fax. : +39-055-4237-162.http://www.math.unifi.it/~brugnano/ and Ao. Univ. Prof. Dr. Ewa B. Weinmüller, Department for Analysis and Scientific Computing, Vienna University of Technology, Wiedner Hauptstrasse 8-10/1152, A-1040 Wien, Austria.  http://www.math.tuwien.ac.at/~ewa/

 

E-mail: luigi.brugnano@unifi.it,  e.weinmueller@tuwien.ac.at

http://web.math.unifi.it/users/brugnano/ICNAAM2022/

 

28) Title: Application of Artificial Intelligence tools in engineering design
Organizers: David BASSIR, UBFC, UTBM, UMR–CNRS 7065, Rue de Leupe, 90010 Belfort Cedex, France, Centre Borelli, ENS - Université Paris-Saclay, 4 avenue des Sciences, 91190 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Jüri Majak, Tallinn University of Technology. Ehitajate tee 5, Tallinn, Estonia

Emails: david.bassir@utbm.frjuri.majak@taltech.ee

 

Applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI ) technologies and methods are getting more and more recognition in all the fields of engineering design. It can helps engineers to automate routine tasks, gain insights through data analytics from image processing, damage et failure prediction, topology optimization, stress-strain measurements, frequency & mode calculation..etc. AI tools include all intelligent methods from optimization, surface response, big data analysis or we can combine them to decide the optimal path to follow by the engineers.

All original contributions in the above-mentioned topics are welcome.

 

 

29) Title: Numerical modeling and simulation of laser processing of materials

Organizer: Prof. Yuewei Ai, School of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China

E-mail: aiyuewei1@126.com

 

The laser processing of materials is growing used in a variety of industries, e.g. rail transportation, automotive, marine, power plants, biomedical micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) and BioMEMS devices, etc. This symposium is focused on the challenges and opportunities faced by laser processing of materials. Better understanding of the interaction of the laser and materials and revealing the involved mechanism through the modeling and simulation are of great significance for achieving the high productivity and quality. Multi-disciplinary discussion and debate about the heating, melting, solidification, evaporation of laser processing will be encouraged.

The topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Laser welding,
  • Laser repairing,
  • Laser cutting,
  • Laser drilling,
  • Laser depositing,
  • Laser 3D printing,
  • Laser-assisted machining,
  • Laser surface treating,
  • Laser cladding,
  • Materials processing with high power laser
  • High efficiency computation for laser processing
  • Laser process monitoring and control
  • Laser processing of biological materials
  • Laser micro processing
  • Laser safety
 

 

30) Title: Advances in nonlinear control, estimation and fault diagnosis for complex dynamical systems

Organizers: 1. Dr. Gerasimos Rigatos, Unit of Industrial Automation, Industrial Systems Institute, 26504, Rion, Patras, Greece

2. Dr. Pierluigi Siano, Department of Management and Innovation Systems, University of Salerno, 84084, Fisciano, Italy

3. Dr. Gennaro Cuccurullo, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Salerno, 84084, Fisciano, Italy

4. Dr. Taniya Ghosh, IGIDR, Institute of Development Research, 400065, Mumbai

Emails: grigat@ieee.orgpsiano@unisa.it, gcuccurullo@iunisa.ittaniya.ghosh@gmail.com

 

Complex nonlinear dynamics appears in industrial robots and in several mechatronic systems, in mobile robots and autonomous vehicles, in terrestrial, naval and aerial transportation means, in service robots, in electric power systems and in power electronics, as well as in renewable energy systems and in components of the smart grid. It also appears in biosystems and in financial systems, as well as in epidemics spreading and in social or computer networking. Complex dynamics appears also in PDE systems which are related with diffusion or wave phenomena as well as with several stochastic processes. The objective of this special session is to present advances and new solutions to the problems of nonlinear control, nonlinear estimation and fault diagnosis for the aforementioned dynamical systems. Topics of interest are listed below but are not limited to:

  • control and estimation with global linearization techniques (e.g. based on differential flatness theory or Lie algebra)
  • control and estimation with approximate linearization techniques (e.g. based on local linear models which are obtained through Taylor series expansion)
  • control and estimation based on Lyapunov stability theory (e.g. energy-based control, adaptive control and adaptive identification techniques)
  • control based on other optimization concepts (e.g. sliding-mode control and nonlinear model predictive control)
  • nonlinear control addressed to systems under specific state-space forms (e.g. back-stepping control and control implemented in cascading loops)
  • other nonlinear estimation techniques (e.g. with novel types of nonlinear regressors or neural networks and with new nonlinear filters)

Prospective authors are requested to submit their articles, until the 21st of June 2022 to the organizers of this symposium.

 

31) Title: 4st symposium on Modelling and analysis of problems in mathematical physics and engineering

Organizer: Gabriella Bognar, Professor, University of Miskolc, 3515 Miskolc-Egyetemvaros, Hungary,
Krisztian Hriczo, associate professor, University of Miskolc, 3515 Miskolc-Egyetemvaros, Hungary

e-mail: v.bognar.gabriella@uni-miskolc.hu

 

The aim of this symposium is to provide a forum for discussing the mathematical modelling of nonlinear phenomena and the novel analytical and numerical methods for the solution of boundary value problems to nonlinear partial differential equations or ordinary differential equations arising in science and in engineering applications.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to the following:

modelling, solid mechanics, fluid-structure interaction, fluid dynamics, heat and mass transfer, boundary layer phenomena, multiscale methods, growth models, etc.

This symposium seeks to bring together students, academicians and professionals working on computational solid and structural mechanics. 

 

32) Title: High Accuracy Solution of Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations

Organizer: Prof. Dr. Murli M. Gupta, Department of Mathematics, The George Washington University, 801 22 nd Street, NW (Phillips 739), Washington, DC 20052, USA

E-mail: mmg@gwu.edu

 

Abstract: This symposium brings together a number of researchers from all over the world who have been working on High Accuracy Solution of Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations, with varied applications that include problems of viscous fluid flows.

 

33) Title: Title of the Symposium: Fractional Differential Calculus and Clifford Analysis
Organizers: Prof. Dr. Manuela Rodrigues, Prof. Dr. Nelson Vieira – CIDMA, Department of Mathematics, University of Aveiro, Campus Universitário Santiago, P 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal.
Prof. Dr. Sören Kraußhar - University of Erfurt, Institute of Mathematics, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Nordhäuser Straße 63, D-99089 Erfurt, Germany
Prof. Dr. Klaus Gürlebeck - Bauhaus-University Weimar, Institute for Mathematics and Physics, Coudray-Straße 13 B, D-99423 Weimar, Germany.

Emails: mrodrigues@ua.pt, nloureirovieira@gmail.comsoeren.krausshar@uni-erfurt.de, klaus.guerlebeck@uni-weimar.de

 

The fractional integrodifferential calculus has evolved to a mainstream topic within mathematics and the applied sciences. This evolution is the result, on the one hand, to the large number of problems that can be considered in the framework of fractional calculus like, for example, in optics, quantum mechanics, and mathematical physics. On the other hand, fractional derivatives provide new degrees of freedom that can be used for a more complete characterization of phenomena.

To address higher-dimensional problems also in the fractional setting, one can additionally implement methods from quaternionic analysis, Clifford analysis and octonionic analysis as they a refinement of harmonic analysis and generalization of complex analysis. In recent research papers we have seen that the toolkit of these function theories can successfully be used to study and to address fractional PDE in the sense of Liouville and Caputo, but also in the sense of Riesz potentials arising from the application of Fourier symbols. The interaction of fractional calculus and methods from higher dimensional function theories is a successful combination.

Function theoretic methods also play an increasing role in other areas of mathematics, such as algebraic geometry and number theory, but also in physics, computer science and several branches of engineering. The symposium aims to reflect the state of the art in pure and applied complex and hypercomplex analysis on the interface of the fractional differential calculus as well as in the development of new fractional and (hyper-)complex analytic methods and to exchange ideas for new developments in theory and applications.

We invite mathematicians, physicists, and engineers working by means of fractional integrodifferential calculus, complex analysis, quaternionic analysis, Clifford analysis and generalized hypercomplex function theories particularly in (but not limited to)

  • Fractional differential and integral calculus.
  • Ordinary/Partial fractional differential equations.
  • Special functions in the context of fractional calculus.
  • Fractional boundary value problems.
  • Clifford and Harmonic analysis.
  • Complex and Generalized Hypercomplex Function Theories in Clifford and Cayley-Dickson algebras.
  • Slice-regular and slice-hyperholomorphic functions.
  • Generalized Clifford analysis related to general parametric Clifford algebras.
  • Partial differential equations, boundary and initial value problems, control problems, inverse problems, image processing and signal analysis.
  • Practical applications in engineering sciences in general, applications in classical mechanics, material science, fluid dynamics, electromagnetism.
  • Discrete function theories and discrete Clifford analysis with applications.
  • Analytic and algebraic number theory, modular forms and algebraic geometry.
  • Geometric algebra and applications.
  • Numerical analysis and discrete function theory, implementation schemes and simulations.
  • Quantum and quantum field theory.
  • (Super-)symmetry in physical models of particle physics

to contribute to the symposium and present their more recent and original results

 

34) Title: Numerical Methods and Fundamental Research on Energy Conversion and Circular Economy
Organizers: Prof. Dr. Abel Rouboa, Faculty of Engineering of University of Porto, Prof. Dr. Eliseu Monteiro, Faculty of Engineering of University of Porto, Dr. Ana Ramos, INEGI-UP, Porto, Portugal

Email: rouboa@fe.up.ptemonteiro@fe.up.ptaramos@inegi.up.pt

 

The Symposium will provides a venue for a diverse population to join together in a non-partisan multi-disciplinary conversation and learning experience on Applied Mathematics in sustainability and renewable energy. The attendees will be range from students to highly professionals, all interested in the future of renewable energy. Our symposium covers various subjects: from new numerical methods and fundamental research until engineering applications to energy production and conversion. This annual meeting is a part of the International Conference of Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics (ICNAAM) and thus it is organized together with many other symposia on numerical analysis: this also offers a wider audience since ICNAAM is perhaps one of the biggest events in the field of the numerical analysis involving hundreds of scientist from the whole world.

Publications:

All the papers presented at the conference will be published in a special volume of the AIP (American Institute of Physics) Conference Proceedings. The length of each paper cannot exceed 4 pages. Selected presented papers will be announced after the symposium. We remind our participants that registration is obligatory: otherwise your manuscript will be rejected during publication process (please visit the website of ICNAAM: Registration). If you pay your registration fees and the paper will be rejected afterwards, the amount will be paid back to you - therefore we encourage all the participants to benefit from discounts of the early or normal registration.

Topics within the scope of the symposium include the following areas, but not limited to:

  • Renewable Energy Conversion (REC), Biomass, Biofuel, Hydrogen & Fuel Cells,
  • Energy Storage.
  • Computational Methods for REC.
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics.
  • Heat and mass Transfer.
  • Pyrolysis.
  • Combustion.
  • Gasification.
  • Multiphase fluid flow problems.
  • Turbulence problems.
  • Optimization.
  • Scale-up analysis.
  • Statistical analysis for REC.

35) Title: Modelling Progress in Aerospace Science MPAS-2022
Organizers: Prof. Calogero Orlando1, Dr. Antonio Esposito1, Dr. Stefano Valvano1, Dr Andrea Ferrero2
1Kore University of Enna, Via delle Olimpiadi, 94100 Enna, Italy.
2Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino, Italy

Email: calogero.orlando@unikore.it, antonio.esposito@unikore.it, stefano.valvano@unikore.it, andrea_ferrero@polito.it

 

MPAS Symposium focuses on new results of aerospace science research carried out by using mathematical and computational techniques. The aim of the Symposium is to collect relevant papers dealing with important approaches of applied and computational mathematics that have relevance to engineering in the field of Aerodynamics and Fluid dynamics, Propulsion, Materials and Structures, Aircraft and Spacecraft Systems, Flight Mechanics and Control, Aerospace Systems and Missions. Papers must be characterized by innovative models, methods and approaches that can found practical application to the engineering field or by new useful application of existing models to solve aerospace engineering problems.

The Symposium will be characterized by a multidisciplinary nature that, by means of a common need for mathematical and numerical models, can invite authors involved in the implementation and use of mathematical and computational approaches with applications in different aerospace science areas including, but not limited to: Adaptive Control, All-Electric Aircraft advancements, Fluid dynamics, Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace, Aviation Human Factor, Green Aviation, Aeroelasticity, Avionics Noise control, Aircraft Design, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Optimization, Control and Identification, Aircraft Flight Control Systems, Computational Mechanics, Propulsion Systems, Aircraft Guidance Navigation and Control, Damage and Fracture Mechanics, Sensors and Actuators, Aircraft Maintenance and Failure Analysis, Digital Twins, Smart Structures and Materials, Aircraft Systems and Equipment, Flight Mechanics, Space Engineering and Technology, Aircraft Transportation, Flight Simulation, Space Exploration and Missions, Air Traffic Management, Flight Tests, Structures and Materials

 

36) Title: Interdisciplinary Problems of Clean Energy from Waste

Organizer: Vladislav N. Kovalnogov, Laboratory of Interdisciplinary Energy Problem, Ulyanovsk State Technical University, Russia, Ulyanovsk

Email: kvn@ulstu.ru(link sends e-mail)

There is currently a flurry of activity in the world around the circular economy. In the many countres there are directives, requires that recycle or prepare for re-use not less 50% by weight of waste materials. The symposium is focused on numerous aspects contributing towards the production of energy and reduction in the use of fossil fuels by means of biological, chemical and thermal processes.
 

37) Title: Numerical mathematics and High Performance Computing in Engineering and Environmental Sciences

Organizer: Martin Cermak, Head of Department of Mathematics at the Faculty of Civil Engineering at VSB –Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic.

Email: martin.cermak@vsb.cz

The symposium, organized by Assoc. Prof. Martin Cermak (Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Civil Engineering) is focused on numerical methods in connection with high performance computing in all areas of engineering and environmental sciences, further on sharing experiences, and initiating new research cooperation. Among others, this symposium will cover the following scientific fields: computational structural mechanics (elasticity, plasticity, damage, contact problems, etc.), numerical simulation of DEM (transport processes, processing technologies, particle size distributions, etc.), variational methods in physics, and evaporation models, etc. It will be also focused on scalable algorithms and advanced computational techniques such as domain decomposition and multigrid methods, parallel and hybrid programming, reliable and robust solution methods, etc.

Our aim is to organize the symposium which offers interesting talks, presents new ideas, as well as reveals the beauty of numerical mathematics in connection with high performance computing. Also human aspects are important.

 

38) Title: Modeling Progress in Interdisciplinary Medicine and Engineering  

Organizers:  Prof. Zhang Xiwen, Tsinghua University,Beijing, 100084, P.R. China, Prof. Wu Peng, Soochow University,Suzhou, 215137, P.R. China

Email: zhangxiw@tsinghua.edu.cnpwu@suda.edu.cn

 

Numerical modelling has been increasingly employed to unveil and understand multidisciplinary interactions and processes, and provide insights useful to clinical care and technology advances for better medical equipment and systems. When modelling medical problems, scientists and engineers are confronted with multidisciplinary problems of fluid mechanics, solid mechanics, multibody systems kinematics and dynamics, heat and mass transfer, electromagnetism, with possibly different time and space scales, which may raise concerns in formulating consistent, solvable mathematical models. The MPIME Symposium provide an opportunity for researchers to present and exchange ideas on computational and numerical methods in the field of interdisciplinary medicine and engineering. 

The Symposium invites authors involved in the implementation and use of mathematical and computational approaches with applications in different interdisciplinary medicine and engineering areas including, but not limited to: 

  • Artificial organs
  • Biomechanics software and user interfaces
  • Computational anatomy and physiology
  • Development and aging
  • Disease prognosis and diagnosis
  • Image-guided interventions, surgery and therapies
  • Implant and prostheses design
  • Injury mechanism analysis
  • Medical robotics and haptics
  • Medical imaging and biomechanics related biomarkers
  • Surgical planning and simulation
  • Surgical skill and work flow analysis
  • Surgical technique development
  • Tissue engineering and biomechanics
  • Computational Modeling and Design Optimization of Blood Contacting Medical Devices

 

39) Title: Engineering Computations in Energy Industry
Organizer: Tao Zhang, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia

Email: tao.zhang.1@kaust.edu.sa

Engineering computation has been recognized as an efficient approach to study the energy discovery and recovery mechanisms and to enhance the energy production, storage and transportation using a number of models and algorithms, and the significant superiority on the flexibility and efficiency compared with experimental studies has made numerical studies more popular and accepted in the current energy industry. The limited space and time scale challenging experimental studies can be resolved well in well-designed numerical schemes, and the restricted laboratory and field experimental conditions are remedied by the performance of computational devices. Moreover, the reliability of numerical methods should be verified by comparing with the experimental results, while the value of the key parameters involved in the mathematical formulations should be determined by experimental analysis. The improved models and algorithms after continual optimization on the numerical structure and parameter selection can only be considered as "realistic" if meeting well with experimental data, and then trusted to describe the complex phenomena in a reasonable scale with practical meanings. In this symposium, a platform will be provided to present the most advanced numerical models and algorithms simulating various physical phenomena in the energy industry, and to exchange the emerging ideas of optimizing practical processes and techniques based on feedback from the digital space. 

40) Title: Title of the Symposium: Computational Physics and Materials Science
Organizer: Rachid Masrour, Faculty of Sciences Dhar El Mahraz, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, BP 1796, Fez, Morocco

Email: rachidmasrour@hotmail.com

Computational physics now represents a third leg of research alongside analytical theory and experiments.
Topics will span a broad range, including, among others:
➢ Strong electronic correlations
➢ Magnetism and nanomagnetism
➢ Electron-phonon coupling
➢ Superconductivity
➢ Novel functionals
➢ Transport
➢ Advanced Materials for energy
➢ quantum entanglement

41) Title: 7th Symposium on Modelling and Simulation in Computer Sciences and Engineering  (MSCSE 2022)
Organizers: Prof. Dr. Daniel Miranda, 2Ai - Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Portugal; Prof. Dr. Francisco Miranda, CIDMA, Department of Mathematics, University of Aveiro, Portugal & proMetheus, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Portugal; and Prof. Dr. Carlos Abreu, ADiT-Lab, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

 

E-mail: damiranda@ipca.pt , fmiranda@estg.ipvc.pt and cabreu@estg.ipvc.pt
URL address of the Symposium: https://sites.google.com/view/2022mscse/home

(See Important Dates here )

 
Modelling and simulation, applied to computer sciences and engineering, is an exciting investigation field that brings together the power of computers and the physical sciences. Computer-based simulations and graphical visualization now play a key role in mathematical models, scientific investigations and engineering design. 

This symposium is organized with the purpose to join several specialists in this field. The activities of the symposium will include the discussion of actual modelling and simulation problems in computer sciences and engineering, where will be presented theoretical studies and experimental results. The interest topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Modelling in engineering sciences and technology
  • Dynamical systems models and methods
  • Computational methods in engineering
  • Modelling applications using ODEs and PDEs
  • Computer science modelling and simulation
  • Computer networks modelling, optimization, and simulation 
  • Optimization and control theory
  • Stochastic optimization
  • Complex systems modelling
  • Numerical methods and simulation
  • Computational intelligence
  • Systems modelling
  • Simulation visualization
  • Information systems and management
  • Multiscale modelling and simulation
  • Computational mathematics
  • Analysis of mathematical models
  • Verification and validation
  • Algorithms and data structures
  • Software design
  • Control and systems engineering
 

42) Title: Symposium on Stochastic Analysis with Financial and Insurance Applications
Organizer: Dr. Foad Shokrollahi, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Vaasa, P. O. Box 700, FIN-65101 Vaasa, Finland

Email: foad.shokrollahi@uva.fi

 

Stochastic analysis has played a key role in the development of financial markets. It has provided practitioners with scientific tools that helped them agreeing on which is the fair price of any derivative contract traded and therefore, standardize the financial industry’s activity.

This session aims to focus on the topic of "Stochastic Analysis with Financial and Insurance Applications". Both theoretical and practice-related developments in the area of modelling in quantitative finance and insurance as well as in the interplay between these fields are welcome.

Applications involve pricing, hedging, reserving, energy markets valuation and more generally, risk measurement and management.

 

43) Title: Numerical aspects of the Radial Basis Functions (RBFs) and applications

Organizers: Nadaniela Egidi, Josephin Giacomini, University of Camerino, School of Science and Technology, Via Madonna delle Carceri 9, Camerino (MC), 62032, Italy

Emails: nadaniela.egidi@unicam.itjosephin.giacomini@unicam.it

 

The aim of the proposed Session is to study the numerical aspects of the RBFs’ use in collocation methods and interpolation methods. These methods have a wide use for the numerical solution of a number of practical problems.

Topics of interest include:

• RBF methods to approximate differential operators, integral operators or surface differential operators,

• interpolation with RBF for approximation of scattered data,

• RBF methods for the solution of real-world problems.

 

44) Title: Geomatics Approaches for environmental surveying and modelling
Organizers: Mangiameli Michele, Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture (DICAR), University of Catania, Viale Andrea Doria, 6, 95125 Catania (Italy),  Mussumeci Giuseppe, Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture (DICAR), University of Catania, Viale Andrea Doria, 6, 95125 Catania (Italy),  Muscato Giovanni, Department of Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering (DIEEI), University of Catania, Viale Andrea Doria, 6, 95125 Catania (Italy),  Guastella Dario, Department of Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering (DIEEI), University of Catania, Viale Andrea Doria, 6, 95125 Catania (Italy),  Ragusa Maria Alessandra, Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, University of Catania,Viale Andrea Doria, 6, 95125 Catania, (Italy),  Cappello Annalisa, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Osservatorio Etneo, Catania, Italy, Greco Filippo, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Osservatorio Etneo, Catania, Italy

Email: michele.mangiameli@unict.itgisuseppe.mussumeci@unict.itgmuscato@dieei.unict.itdario.guastella@dieei.unict.itmaragusa@dmi.unict.itannalisa.cappello@ingv.it,  filippo.greco@ingv.it

 
 

This Symposium is dedicated to the geomatics approaches used for surveying, monitoring and mathematical modelling the territory, both with classical techniques and innovative technologies, related also to natural risk assessment. Geomatics approaches involve the use of the latest generation of laser scanners, UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) or UGVs (Unmanned Ground Vehicles) and satellite technologies, for an enhanced monitoring of mass transport in the Earth system. Particular attention will be given to the use of free and open source information technologies (GIS software and application, DBMS, photogrammetry, Remote sensing, etc.) for the management of data acquired in the field. Results achieved with the help of photo-realistic simulation environments are welcomed as well. This session will allow attendees to review and share knowledge and experience about environmental monitoring and mathematical modelling, reinforcing the cooperation between applied mathematics, engineering, environmental and Earth sciences and remote sensing.

 

45) Title: Mathematical Modeling, Numerical Algorithms, Optimization Methods and Flow Control for Aerospace Techniques
Organizers: Dr. Alexandru  DUMITRACHE, “Gheorghe Mihoc-Caius Iacob" Institute of Mathematical Statistics and Applied Mathematics of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest, ROMANIA
Dr. Daniel CRUNTEANU, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest, Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, ROMANIA
Mailing Address of the Organizers: Institute of Mathematical Statistics and Applied Mathematics, Romanian Academy of Science, 050711 Calea 13 Septembrie Nr. 13, Sector 5, Bucharest , Romania
Dr. Constantin Leventiu, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest, Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, ROMANIA

 

E-mail: alex_dumitrache@yahoo.com, daniel.crunteanu@upb.rocleventiu@yahoo.com

 

The session is dedicated to works on the topic in fluid mechanics, optimization and flow control for aerospace and other related fields. Extended abstracts will be published in a Special Volume of the world- renowned AIP Conference Proceedings, which is included in the leading databases of scientific & engineering literature including, ISI Web of Knowledge, MathSciNet, Scopus, Scirus, Google Scholar.

Our session includes but is not limited to:

  • Numerical algorithms and computing methods in aerodynamics

  • UAV – design, performance prediction, control, launcher, recovery systems

  • Aerodynamic design optimization

  • Active and passive flow control methods

  • Applications of the Coanda effect

  • Fluid-structure interaction analysis

  • Aerodynamic and aerothermodynamic analysis of space mission vehicles

  • CFD analysis on rotors (propeller, wind turbine, helicopter)

  • Rotational and 3-D effects on rotor blades

  • Structural-response / Aeroservoelasticity analysis

  • Computation of classes of models based on the experimental data

  • Combustion analysis, strength and vibration

  • Acoustics

  • Composite materials

46) Title: Symposium on Mathematical Methods for Artificial Intelligence and Its Applications (MMAIA 2022)
Organizers: Prof. Dr. Francisco Miranda, CIDMA, Department of Mathematics, University of Aveiro, Portugal & proMetheus, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Portugal; Prof. Dr. Carlos Abreu, ADiT-Lab, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Portugal; Prof. Dr. Daniel Miranda, 2Ai - Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Portugal; and Prof. Dr. Luís Ferreira, 2Ai - Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Portugal.

E-mail: fmiranda@estg.ipvc.pt, cabreu@estg.ipvc.ptdamiranda@ipca.pt and lufer@ipca.pt

URL address of the Symposium: https://sites.google.com/view/mmaia2022/

(See Important Dates here)

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an area of computer science that makes possible for machines to learn from experience, adjust to new inputs, and react like humans. Several mathematical methods, and numerical algorithms, have been devised and developed to support the growth of the AI with the aim of better teach machines to behave like a human in several areas.

This symposium is organized with the purpose to join specialists in this field. The activities of the symposium will include the discussion of actual mathematical methods and numerical algorithms for AI with applications, where will be presented theoretical studies, experimental results and applications in different areas. The interest topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Artificial intelligence methodologies
  • Artificial life evolutionary algorithms
  • Computational logic with applications
  • Computational modelling and simulation in artificial intelligence
  • Computing methodologies
  • Data mining
  • Design and analysis of algorithms and data structures
  • Formal languages and automatas
  • General artificial intelligence
  • Intelligent robotics
  • Logic in computer science
  • Machine learning
  • Mathematics of computing
  • Natural and neural computing
  • Programming language theory
  • Simulation of complex systems and intelligent systems
  • Theoretical foundations of artificial intelligence
  • Theoretical issues of machine learning and pattern recognition

Notice: This symposium is virtual, without physical participation, but the paper will be presented in the conference proceedings. Participants who wish to participate orally will be included in the MSCSE symposium program of the same conference. See all instructions/information here.

 

47) Title: Computational Modelling and Interactive Environments in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education
ORGANIZER: Prof. Dr. Rui Gomes Neves, 1) Departamento de Ciências Económicas e Empresariais (DCEE) e CICEE –Centro de Investigação em Ciências Económicas e Empresariais, Universidade, Autónoma de Lisboa, Rua de Santa Marta 47, 6º Andar, 1150-293 Lisboa, Portugal.
2) CICS.NOVA – Centro Interdisciplinar de Ciências Sociais – Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas (FCSH) e Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT), Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL), Av. de Berna, 26 C, 1069-061, Lisboa, Portugal.

emails: rneves@autonoma.pt and rgn@fct.unl.pt

The development of knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is rooted on mathematical modelling processes that, both epistemologically and cognitively, balance theory, scientific computation, and experimentation. However, despite the increasing amount of scientific evidence gathered over the years, many current STEM education curricula and learning environments still do not reflect this range of epistemological and cognitive characteristics, particularly in what concerns the integration of computational knowledge and cognition in the learning-teaching processes. This Symposium is open to all interested in proposing contributions to improve on this situation. Topics include but are not limited to:

  • STEM knowledge development and modelling paths.

  • Conceptual understanding, mathematical reasoning and problem-solving.

  • New approaches, curricula, or learning-teaching sequences.

  • Interactive learning-teaching environments.

  • ICT, multimedia, and scientific computation.

  • Teacher training and professional development.

Contributing papers should be submitted by email to the Symposium Organizer until July 1, 2022 (see guidelines at https://icnaam.org/papers.htm). Acceptance notices will be scheduled for July 20, 2022.

 

48) Title: AI for Sustainable Blockchain Based IoT Applications with Mathematical Models, Special session on convergence of Mathematical Modeling, Blockchain, IoT and Machine Learning for Smart applications: Architecture and Algorithms

Organizers: Dr. Suresh Kumar N, Associate Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India.
Dr. Senthil Murugan Balakrishnan, Associate Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India.
Dr. Mohanasundaram R, Associate Professor, School of Information Technology & Engineering, VIT, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
Dr. Gopinath M.P, Associate Professor, School of Computer Science & Engineering, VIT, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
Dr. Dinesh Kumar S, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, School of Advanced Sciences, VIT Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India.

Email: sureshkumar.n@vit.ac.insenthilmurugan.b@vit.ac.inmohanasundaramr@vit.ac.inmpgopinath@vit.ac.indineshkumar.s@vit.ac.in

 

Internet of Things (IoT) is a technology that connects the billions of connected devices to collect sensory information, monitor the environment and distribute the information. It plays a significant role in many sectors like intelligent manufacturing, healthcare, spatial, remote sensing, and agriculture to name a few. Along with this, in recent years the growth and popularity of block chain have gathered wide audience in the industry and research arena due to its distinct features in terms of privacy, security, accountability, anonymity, immutability and so on. It is revolutionary for data security, data transmission, transparency and fault tolerance. Integration of IoT and blockchain offers various potential advantages and allows a smart device to function independently without the need for a centralized authority. Machine learning approaches are mainly used for applying the data analytics techniques to extract hidden patterns and information out of the large volume of data. Synergy of IoT, block chain and machine learning show the fact that machine learning deals with the way the data is processed whereas the collaboration of IoT with block chain resembles the method to capture and store the data.

The rise of these technologies is redefining the business opportunities. Generally, the core functionalities of gadgets in IoT infrastructure makes the block chains more vulnerable concerning confidentiality, privacy, and data integrity. One of the open research challenges is to device the appropriate mechanism to process the large amount of data delivered by the IoT and ensure data accountability and improve privacy. Another predominant area is to deal with processing and analyzing the large amount of the data delivered through the aforesaid platforms using advanced machine learning tools and algorithms.

The theme of this call is to attract researchers and practitioners in the area of machine learning, IoT, block chain and cyber-security to discover and promote the innovations, current advancements and solutions for integrating these revolutionary technologies.

During peer reviewing, plagiarism check will be made prior to the formal acceptance, to be able to include the final paper into the IEEE Xplore® digital library. Plagiarism, including self-plagiarism, will be rejected.

Topics of interest to the Special Issue include but not limited to:

  • Scalability in Block Chain network

  • Private and Public Block Chain based IoT applications

  • Artificial Intelligence/Deep Learning smart applications of block chains and IoT

  • Distributed/Decentralized data store for IoT

  • Novel Architectures for convergence of IoT, Block chain and Machine Learning

  • Secure Machine learning algorithms for block chain assisted IoT applications AI for Sustainable Blockchain Based IoT Applications with Mathematical Models

  • Framework for security, trust, and privacy in blockchain-based IoT systems

  • Block chain based Cyber Physical systems

  • Protocols for big data management, data store and transaction in Block chain

  • Neutral Differential Equations / Differential Equations

We kindly ask you to bear in mind that payment of ICNAAM2022 registration fee is required from every conference participant, including Plenary speakers, Special Session organizers, as well as all Chairs and members of ICNAAM committees.

Notes for Prospective Authors:

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written and if appropriate written permissions have been obtained from any copyright holders of the original paper).
All papers are refereed through a peer review process.
All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read our Submitting articles page.
If you have any queries concerning this special issue, please email the organizers.
 

49) Title: Numerical methods in mathematics, computer science, and education

Organizers:  Yaroslav D. Sergeyev, Dmitri E. Kvasov and Maria Chiara Nasso, University of Calabria, Rende, Italy

Email: yarosit@yahoo.itkvadim@dimes.unical.itmc.nasso@dimes.unical.it

 

Nowadays numerical mathematics becomes more and more important. Both traditional and emerging computational paradigms are used for developing powerful numerical techniques. The Symposium invites papers discussing the usage of numerical mathematics in mathematics, computer science, and education. The non exhaustive list of topics that will be discussed at the Symposium is the following:

 

- Numerical optimization methods in constrained and unconstrained optimization.

- Machine Learning and classification techniques.

- Numerical methods for solving global Lipschitz optimization problems and applications.

- Multi-objective optimization problems.

- Usage of Infinity Computing paradigm in numerical mathematics and applications.

- Game theory and decision making.

- Numerical methods for solving evolutionary problems.

- Foundational aspects of traditional and emerging computational paradigms.

- Runge-Kutta methods and multistep methods for numerical solution of ODE / AED, BVPs and IVPs, and applications.

- Usage of emerging computational paradigms in education.

- Data mining and statistical analysis of data in education.

 

50) Title: Seventh Symposium on Statistical Inference in Linear Models
Organizer: Prof Dr Francisco Carvalho, Unidade Departamental de Matemática e Física, Instituto Politécnico de Tomar, Estrada da Serra – Quinta do Contador, 2300-313 Tomar, Portugal and Centro de Matemática e Aplicações, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal

E-mail: fpcarvalho@ipt.pt

Linear models play an important role in several fields of science, either in the design of the multiple experiments, or by the analysis of data necessary to uphold the decision making. This Symposium will be devoted to new developments in estimation procedures for such models and to applications with these models.

The topics that have been selected include

  • estimation,

  • prediction and testing in linear models,

  • robustness of relevant statistical methods,

  • estimation of variance components appearing in linear models,

  • generalizations to nonlinear models,

  • design and analysis of experiments, including optimality and comparison of linear experiments.

In this Symposium, contribution in these areas, including procedures, applications, computational solutions, are welcome.

 

51) Title: The 7th Symposium on Optimal Homotopy Asymptotic Approach to Nonlinear Dynamical Systems in Engineering

Organizer: Prof. Nicolae Herisanu, University Politehnica Timisoara, Bd. Mihai Viteazu, no.1, Timisoara, Romania

E-mail: nicolae.herisanu@upt.ro(link sends e-mail)

Starting from the reality that there is always more to discover about nonlinear dynamical systems, this mini-symposium aims to bring together researchers concerned with applying the Optimal Homotopy Asymptotic Approach to nonlinear and strongly nonlinear dynamical systems from various fields of engineering. It is expected to be emphasized new developments and improvements of this approach with applications in classical mechanics, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, nonlinear oscillations, electrical machines, and other engineering branches where nonlinear dynamical systems are involved.

 

52) Title: Dynamical systems and their applications to advanced materials, structures and technologies

Organizer: Prof. Jiří Vala, Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Veveří 95, CZ‐602 00 Brno, Czech Republic

E-mail: vala.j@fce.vutbr.cz

 

The theoretical, numerical and computational analysis of dynamical systems and their applications to the analysis of problems coming from civil, mechanical, electrical, etc. engineering and related subject fields, their formal verification and practical validation of relevant approaches constitute the unifying idea of this symposium, whose significance should be seen just in the confrontation of different approaches and intensification of multidisciplinary cooperation of experts (mathematicians, physicists, engineers, ...). Leaving nice model cases and seeing the real-world problems, we come to serious difficulties a) in the formal analysis of existence, uniqueness, stability, etc. of solutions, b) in the convergence of sequences of approximate solutions, as well as c) in the design of sufficiently robust and inexpensive algorithms for direct, sensitivity and inverse problems. The unification approaches addressed to the continuous and discrete analysis, namely to the study of integral, differential, difference, etc. equations from engineering practice, both deterministic and stochastic ones, including their formulation on time scales, is needed: the theoretical problems include e.g. i) stability and observability of dynamical systems on time scales, their qualitative and quantitative analysis, ii) filtration of inner states of such systems and iii) identification of systems of orthogonal functions. The scope of applications is not limited, but both theoretical and computational predictions of mechanical, thermal, etc. behaviour of advanced materials and structures and control of related technologies, up to the development of modelling and simulation software tools, are welcome.

 

53) Title: Applied statistics to business and management
Organizers: Helena Sofia Rodrigues and Jorge Esparteiro Garcia, Business School, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo, Portugal, CIDMA, Center for Research & Development in Mathematics and Applications, University of Aveiro, Portugal, INESC TEC, Porto, Portugal

 

Emails: sofiarodrigues@esce.ipvc.ptjorgegarcia@esce.ipvc.pt

 

 

This session aims to present modeling and applied statistics, giving emphasis to applications in business or management, such as (but not limited to): economics, accounting, banking, corporate governance, strategic management, marketing, operations, supply chain management, circular economy, organizational behavior, communication and information systems, public sector, the non-profit sector, technology, and innovation systems.

 

54) Title: Mathematical optimization in modern medicine and engineering
Organizers: Dr. Flavius Pater, Department of Mathematics, Politehnica University of Timisoara, P-ta Regina Maria no 1, 300004 (Romania)
Dr. med. Dr. Serban Rosu, Department of Oral and Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “V. Babes” Timisoara, Bd. Take Ionescu, 300062 (Romania)
Dr. Sorin Herban, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Faculty of Civil Engineering, P-ta Regina Maria no 1, 300004 (Romania)

 

Interdisciplinarity aims at obtaining the new by crossing boundaries between academic disciplines, and thinking across them.

Computer aided medical planning and simulation is a rapidly evolving research field that is going to alter dramatically the way practitioners perform their job. Mathematical models and computer simulations have a huge impact on modern medicine and engineering, in the treatment of diseases, in modeling engineering processes and prototypes and financial planning processes. For instance, a challenge lies in the modeling of the behavior of hard and soft tissue bringing together researchers from mathematics, medicine, economics, computer science and engineering. Another type of challenge could consist in data processing as subject to very general topics, including signal processing, field image or volume, with many applications in industry and medicine. Last but not least, modern medicine and state of the art engineering implies best "treatment" with cost effective optimization.

It should be emphasized that it is not expected the mathematician to become a physician or an engineer but to acquire interdisciplinary concepts and gain the ability to use and value modern methods across domains.

Besides talks of mathematicians, doctors and engineers, the master students, PhD students, post-doc students or junior researchers will have the opportunity to present their works.

Our minisymposium addresses issues related but not limited to:

  • Pure and applied mathematics methods in medicine and engineering 
  • Medical and engineering planning optimization
  • Simulation and modeling in medicine and engineering
  • Image processing and analysis
  • 3D reconstruction
  • Biomechanics, biocinematics, biostatics
  • Modeling of hard and soft tissues and pathogens behavior
  • Medical and engineering applications and software
  • Education in medicine and engineering 
  • Medical and engineering economics
 

55) Title: Experimental and numerical behaviour of steel structures under seismic, fatigue and robustness actions
Organizers: Roberto Tartaglia, Paolo Todisco, Roberto Tartaglia, University of Naples Federico II - Italy, Paolo Todisco, University of Salerno -Italy

Emails: roberto.tartaglia@unina.it

The proposed Minisymposia is devoted to collect new contributions on the behaviour, design, testing and analysis of steel and steel-composite structure, collecting papers regarding both the assessment of original state-of-the-art and the new design and analyses methods available for steel structures under seismic, fatigue and robustness actions. Moreover, papers focused on design and assessment of steel and composite joints and their influence on the overall structural response are welcome.

The list of topics includes the following:

➢ Design of steel and steel-composite structures;

➢ Design of steel connection and their influence in the overall structural performance.

➢ Innovative steel structures typologies;

➢ Assessment and retrofit of steel existing buildings;

➢ Assessment of existing structure (masonry and c.a.) and design of retrofit intervention by the use of steel reinforcements;

➢ Monotonic and cyclic behaviour of steel and steel-composite joints;

➢ Fatigue performance;

➢ Non-linear structural analyses;

 

56) Title: Mathematics of Neuroscience
Organizers: Dr Ruairidh McLennan Battleday, Department of Computer Science, Princeton University, Professor Dan V. Nicolau Jr, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, Kings College London

Email: battleday@princeton.edu

In this symposium, we discuss the possibility of making genuine insights and progress in neuroscience by the application and development of the mathematical sciences. Work is to be of a fundamental and exploratory nature, intended to radically push our conception of neural systems and the science of investigating them. Special preference will be given to submissions that  build modeling frameworks or issues all the way down to simulations or experimental data. The format will be two days of talks, both virtual and in-person, and special prizes will be given for the best student and best early-stage researcher presentations. 
 

57) Title: Recent Trends in Inverse Problems in Imaging – Reconstruction, Regularization and Modalities
Organizers: Jürgen Frikel, OTH Regensburg, Galgenbergstr. 32, 93053 Regensburg, Andreas Weinmann, Hochschule Darmstadt, Schöfferstr. 3, Darmstadt

Email: Juegen.frikel@oth-regensburg.deandreas.weinmann@h-da.de

Inverse problems and imaging are two closely related and quickly emerging research fields that play a crucial role in many areas, such as medical imaging, nondestructive testing and remote sensing. Due to the development of novel imaging modalities and new application areas, theoretical and practical challenges arise. To address those challenges, many new image reconstruction approaches, based on Bayesian MAP estimation, Tikhonov regularization as well as on machine learning, have been developed in recent years. The purpose of this session is to bring together researchers from related research fields and applications in order to foster exchange and potential collaboration.