Indo-German Conference 2012


Modelling, Simulation and Optimization in Applications

Indo-German Conference, 5-7 Sep., 2012

Chair of Water Supply and Groundwater Protection, Institute IWAR, TU Darmstadt


B. V. Rathish Kumar (IIT Kanpur)

G. D. V. Gowda (TIFR Bangalore)

W. Urban (TU Darmstadt)

S. B. Hazra (TU Darmstadt)

Conference Topics:

1. Numerical Methods and Computational Fluid Dynamics

High order discretization methods; Iterative methods including multigrid methods; Domain decomposition methods, Single- and multi-phase flow simulations

2. Optimization and Optimal Control

Shape and geometry optimization; Parameter identification; Flow control

3. Mathematical Modelling

Hydrological modelling; Modelling of contaminant transport; Damage & loss modelling in water supply systems

4. Applications in

Environmental and water resources engineering; Atmospheric & Oceanic sciences; Biology and medicine

Invited Speakers:

W. Hackbusch (MPI Leipzig)

A. Pani (IIT Mumbai)

M. Hintermüller (HU Berlin)

N. Fohrer (CAU Kiel)

R. Sinha (IIT Guwahati)

M. Ostrowski (TU Darmstadt)

G. Langergraber (BOKU Vienna)

S. Turek (TU Dortmund)

S. Ganesan (IISc Bangalore)

M. Woltzka (KIT Karlsruhe)

C. Praveen (TIFR Bangalore)

A. Anand (IIT Kanpur)

Organising Committee:

A. Adimurthi (TIFR Bangalore)

K. T. Joseph (TIFR Bangalore)

P. Dutt (IIT Kanpur)

A. K. Keshari (IIT Delhi)

M. Schäfer (TU Darmstadt)

R. Helmig (University of Stuttgart)

V. D. Sharma (IIT Mumbai)

P. Niyogi (IIT Kharagpur)

N. Samal (NIT Durgapur)

M. S. Mohan Kumar (IISc Bangalore)

Y. V. S. S. S. Raju (IIT Chennai)

K. Urban (University of Ulm)

L. Philip (IIT Chennai)

L. Schebek (TU Darmstadt)

M. Oberlack (TU Darmstadt)

B. S. Murty (IIT Chennai)

C. Treskatis (TU Darmstadt)

C. Schüth (TU Darmstadt)

A. Klar (TU Kaiserslautern)

S. M. Despande (JNCASR Bangalore)

Local Organisers:

A. Sonnenburg

A. Jokisch

M. Brenda

M. Zimmermann

W. Alraee

Deadline Dates:

Abstract submission*: 10.08.2012

Acceptance notification: 14.08.2012

Registration: 31.08.2012

* Contributed presentations are invited in all areas consistent with the conference topics. The lecture will involve 15 minutes oral presentation with an additioanl 5 minutes for discussion. Each contributer must submit a title and a brief abstract by e-mail to the address:

Registration Fees*:

Student: EUR 150

Others: EUR 200

* Registration fee includes admission to all lectures, coffee breaks and lunch in the Mensa of TU Lichtwise

Registration fee can be paid by bank-transfer to the following account:

IWAR-Förderverein Acc Nr. 17 000 403

Sparkasse Darmstadt, BLZ 508 501 50

Conference Proceedings:

Publication of a conference proceedings is planned either as a special issue of an International Journal or as a volume in Publication Series of IWAR. All the presented talks will be considered for review process, and if evaluated positive be the reviewers, it will appear in the proceedings.


The preliminary programme of the conference Programme can be seen here

Conference Flyer

The conference Flyer can be seen here

Further Information

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