THEMATIC PROGRAMS

September 16, 2014

Thematic Program in Partial Differential Equations

March 24 - 26, 2004
Short Course in Kinetic Theory

Confirmed Speakers:
Yves Elskens (Marseille)
Francois Golse (Paris VII)
Dave Levermore (Maryland)


Thierry Passot (Observatoire de Nice)
Hong Qin (Princeton)
Pierre-Louis Sulem (Observatoire de Nice)
William M. Tang (Princeton)
Format: Each speaker will give a 3-hour course.
SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY MARCH 24
9.00-10.00 Francois Golse (Paris VII) / Dave Levermore (Maryland)
Fluid dynamics from kinetic equations
10.00-10.30

BREAK

10.30-11.30

Pierre-Louis Sulem (Observatoire de Nice)
Guiding center theory

11.30-12.30
Thierry Passot (Observatoire de Nice)
From kinetic to hydrodynamic descriptions of plasmas
12:30-2:00
LUNCH
2:00-4:00
Pierre-Louis Sulem (Observatoire de Nice)
Guiding center theory
4:00-4:30 BREAK
4:30-5:30
William M. Tang (Princeton)
Gyrokinetic theory
THURSDAY MARCH 25
9.00-10.00 Hong Qin (Princeton)
Gyrokinetic theory
10.00-10.30

BREAK

10.30-12.30

Francois Golse (Paris VII) / Dave Levermore (Maryland)
Fluid dynamics from kinetic equations

12:30-2:00
LUNCH
2:00-4:00
Yves Elskens (Marseille)
Landau damping
4:00-4:30 BREAK
4:30-5:30
Thierry Passot (Observatoire de Nice)
From kinetic to hydrodynamic descriptions of plasmas
FRIDAY MARCH 26
9.00-10.00 Thierry Passot (Observatoire de Nice)
From kinetic to hydrodynamic descriptions of plasmas
10.00-10.30

BREAK

10.30-12.30

Francois Golse (Paris VII) / Dave Levermore (Maryland)
Fluid dynamics from kinetic equations

12:30-2:00
LUNCH
2:00-3:00
Francois Golse (Paris VII) / Dave Levermore (Maryland)
Fluid dynamics from kinetic equations
3:00-4:00 Yves Elskens (Marseille)
Landau damping
4:00-4:30 BREAK
4:30-5:30
Hong Qin (Princeton)
Gyrokinetic theory