Summer School on
Modelling of the Cardiovascular System:
mathematical theory, modelling and applications

Bernoulli
Center




This summer school will be held in Lausanne at the EPFL, 25 - 30 August 2003, and it is organized in the framework of the RTN EU project HaeMOdel.



Lecturers

Summer school site
Program
Registration and accommodation

Practical information





Lecturers:


  • L. Formaggia, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • J.F. Gerbeau, INRIA, France
  • Y. Maday, Université Paris VI, France
  • V. Milisic, EPFL, Switzerland
  • R. Owens, EPFL, Switzerland
  • J. Peiró, Imperial College, UK
  • K. Perktold, TU Graz, Austria
  • A. Quarteroni, EPFL, Switzerland
  • L.K. von Segesser, CHUV, Switzerland
  • A. Sequeira, Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
  • M. Thiriet, Université Paris VI and INRIA, France
  • A. Veneziani, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • P. Zunino, EPFL, Switzerland




Summer School Preliminary Program



Day 
Time  Topics Lecturer
Monday
25
09:00-10:00
Introduction to the Finite Element Method: Mathematical Aspects A. Quarteroni
10:00-11:00
11:00-11:30
Coffee Break
11:30-12:30
Introduction to the Finite Element Method: Computational Aspects
A. Veneziani
12:30-14:00
Lunch
14:45-15:00
Welcome and Opening
15:00-16:00
Vascular Fluid Dynamics: An Introduction
K. Perktold
16:00-17:00

Tuesday
26

09:00-10:00
Mathematical Aspects of Flow Modelling
A. Quarteroni
10:00-11:00
Navier-Stokes Equations in Moving Domains
11:00-11:30
Coffee Break
11:30-12:30
Vessel Modelling and Coupling with Flow Equations
L. Formaggia
12:30-14:30
Lunch
14:30-15:30
Theoretical Analysis of Fluid-Structure Interaction Problems Y. Maday
15:30-16:30

Wednesday 27 09:00-10:30
Fluid-Structure Interaction in Blood Flows: A Computational Mechanics Viewpoint (I) J.F. Gerbeau
10:30-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-12:30
Fluid-Structure Interaction in Blood Flows: A Computational Mechanics Viewpoint (II)
J.F. Gerbeau
12:30-14:30
Lunch
14:15-15:15
Incompressible Navier-Stokes Equations: Time Advancing Methods A. Veneziani
15:15-16:15
16:15-16:30
Coffee Break
16:30-17:30
High Order (hp/spectral) Methods for Blood Flow Models
J. Peiró

Thursday
28
09:00-10:30
An Introduction to Non-Newtonian Fluids: Their Rheological Behaviour, Mathematical Description and Numerical Simulation
R. Owens
10:30-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-12:30
Analysis and Simulation of Non-Newtonian Models in Blood Circulation
A. Sequeira
12:30-14:30
Lunch
14:30-15:30
Arterial Mass Transport Models. Dynamics of Solutes in the Vascular System
K. Perktold
15:30-16:30
Transfer of Macromolecules Through the Arterial Wall. From Physics to Applications
P. Zunino
16:30-17:00
Coffee Break
17:00-18:00
Satellite Seminar: by Prof. D. Steinman, "Haemodynamics of intracranial aneurysm: a case study"

Friday
29
09:00-10:30
Mathematical Aspects of Reduced Models
V. Milisic
11:30-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-12:30
Numerical Approximation of Reduced Models
J. Peiró
12:30-14:30
Lunch
14:30-15:30
Reconstruction of Surface Geometry from Medical Images
J. Peiró
15:30-16:30
16:30-17:30
Medical Aspects of Cardiovascular Flows M. Thiriet

Saturday
30 
09:00-10:00
Problems and questions raised by the cardiovascular surgeons
L.K. von Segesser
10:00-11:00












Summer School Registration and Accommodation



The regular registration fee provi
des for one copy of the lectures notes and the coffee breaks.

Regular package fee if registration is received on or before 15 July 2003
Late package fee if registration is received after 15 July 2003
Summer School at 200 CHF
300 CHF
Symposium at 300 CHF
400 CHF
Symposium & Summer School at 400 CHF
500 CHF

Any student is invited to attend the Summer Shool at no charge but must register. 

The Summer Shool registration is now open, please fill the
registration form and email it to the MPF2003 secretariat (mpf2003@epfl.ch).


The participants must organise their accomodation themselves. A number of rooms have been prereserved in the below mentioned Hotels, you may contact them and reserve your accomodation. Make sure to mention The Summer School at EPFL/Alfio Quarteroni to get the listed price.

Hotel
Prices and dates of reservation
Addresses
Jeunotel (youth hostel)
http://www.jeunotel.ch/
59 CHF/night single room with shower, 25/8-31/8 2003
Chemin du Bois-de-Vaux 36,
CH-1007 Lausanne
tel: +41 21 626 02 22
fax: +41 21 626 02 26
Hotel Comfort des Voyageurs
115 CHF/night single room with shower, 25/8-3/9 2003
Rue Grand-St-Jean 19,
CH-1003 Lausanne
tel: +41 21 319 91 11
fax: +41 21 319 91 12
Hotel AlaGare
105/135 CHF/night single/double room with shower, 25/8-1/9 2003
150 CHF/night single room with shower, 1/9-3/9 2003
Rue du Simplon 14,
CH-1006 Lausanne
tel: +41 21 617 92 52
fax: +41 21 617 92 55
Hotel le Parc
(in Ecublens, close to EPFL)
Double rooms with shower, 110 CHF/night for one person, 135 CHF/night for two persons
25/8 - 3/9 2003.

Rue du Parc 2
CH-1024 Ecublens
tel: + 41 21 694 25 25
fax: + 41 21 691 18 96

For other hotels in the Lausanne area we refer to the web-site of the
Office de Tourisme de Lausanne








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