"Numerical and asymptotic methods for kinetic equations"
November 29 - December 1, 2001 at Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany.

  The main emphasis of this meeting will be on numerical methods and their applications (stochastic particle and deterministic methods, relaxation methods, asymptotically correct methods, e.g.).

Sponsored by: TMR-network "Asymptotic Methods in Kinetic Theory"

Organizers: Anton Arnold, Sergej Rjasanow

List of Invited Speakers:
  • K. Aoki (Kyoto)
  • P. Degond (Toulouse)
  • I. Gamba (Austin, Texas)
  • A. Heintz (Gothenburg)
  • P. Markowich (Vienna)
  • A. Palczewski (Warsaw)
  • L. Pareschi (Ferrara)
  • G. Russo (Catania)
  • H. Victory (Lubbock, Texas)
  • W. Wagner (WIAS Berlin)

Application for presenting a contributed talk:
Send an e-mail to Mrs. Sindimutamba,, including the title and a short abstract (in LATEX, 1 page max.) of your talk.
(Deadline: September 30, 2001)

A block of rooms has been reserved in the City-Hotel, Saarbrücken (single room: DM 105,-).
If you need a reservation, please send an e-mail to Mrs. Staudter, including the arrival and departure days and the type of room (single or double). (Deadline: September 30, 2001)

  • The conference fee of DM 100,- (cash only) will include the conference dinner and the coffee breaks.
  • Please send the registration form to Mrs. Sindimutamba, until October 13, 2001.

Location: Building 36.1, Room 4.07
Start: Thursday, Nov. 29, 9:15 am
End: Saturday, Dec. 1, 1 pm

How to get to Saarland University
Busses from the hotel to the university: Lines 11,19,49 

Close-by Airports:

  • Saarbruecken (SCN)
  • Frankfurt (FRA) (2 hours by train, or 1.5 h by car)
  • Luxemburg (LUX) (1 h by car)
  • Strasbourg (SXB) (1.5 h by car)

Download all available informations about the workshop (as .pdf, ~760 kb)