NumKin 2013


Monday, September 2nd

08:00 Registration at IPP, building D2
08:30 Nicolas Crouseilles
Asymptotic preserving schemes for the long
time behaviour of Vlasov equations with a
strong external magnetic field
09:15 Discussion
09:30 Claudia Negulescu
Efficient numerical resolution of singularly
perturbed problems occurring in plasmas
10:15 Discussion
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Mihaï Bostan
High magnetic field limits for
collisional plasmas.
Gyrokinetic Euler equations
11:45 Discussion
12:00 Lunch break
13:30 Phil Morrison
Simulated Annealing Using Hamiltonian
Structure with Dirac Constraint Theory
14:15 Discussion
14:30 Blanca Ayuso de Dios
Discontinuous Galerkin approximation
to the Vlasov-Poisson system :
from Theory to Computations
15:15 Discussion
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 Marco Restelli
A spectral element discontinuous
Galerkin method for the
Vlasov-Poisson equation
16:45 Discussion

Tuesday, September 3rd

08:30 Michael Kraus
Variational Integrators for the
Vlasov-Poisson System
09:15 Discussion
09:30 Virginie Grandgirard
Recent advances in semi-lagrangian approach
for gyrokinetic plasma turbulence simulation
10:15 Discussion
10:30 Group photo in front of the building
Coffee break
11:00 Chang Yang
Semi-Lagrange methods based on
Cartesian Mesh for Plasma Turbulence
11:45 Discussion
12:00 Lunch break
13:30 Bei Wang
Algorithms for High-Performance
Global Gyrokinetic PIC Simulations
of ITER-size Plasmas
14:15 Discussion
14:30 Tobias Görler
Gyrokinetic turbulence investigations
with GENE - The numerics behind
and some applications
15:15 Discussion
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 Jeffrey Hittinger
Continuum Methods for Gyrokinetic
Edge Plasma Simulation
16:45 Discussion

Wednesday, September 4th

08:30 Yaman Güçlü
Conservative and positivity-preserving
semi-Lagrangian kinetic schemes
with spectrally accurate
phase-space resolution
09:15 Discussion
09:30 Luis Chacon
Fully implicit particle-in-cell algorithm
for electromagnetic plasma simulation
10:15 Discussion
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Andrew Christlieb
A high order A-stable
wave propagation method
11:45 Discussion
12:00 Lunch break
Afternoon free
19:00 Dinner at a traditional Munich brewery

Thursday, September 5th

08:30 Bedros Afeyan
Modelling nonlinear nonstationary kinetic
self-organized states and their cascading
interactions using fast, adaptive,
physically motivated, hybrid
particle-continuum algorithms
09:15 Discussion
09:30 Michel Mehrenberger
Advective and conservative
semi-Lagrangian schemes on uniform and
non-uniform grids
10:15 Discussion
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Philippe Helluy
Reduced hyperbolic approximations
of plasma models
11:45 Discussion
12:00 Lunch break
13:30 Alberto Bottino
Entropy evolution and dissipation in
collisionless particle-in-cell
gyrokinetic simulations
14:15 Discussion
14:30 Stephane Ethier
The Gyrokinetic Tokamak Simulation Code :
Algorithms for Strongly-Shaped Plasmas
15:15 Discussion
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 Sever Hirstoaga
An exponential integrator for highly
oscillatory Vlasov-Poisson systems
16:45 Discussion

Friday, September 6th

08:30 Bruno Després
Moment models for the
Vlasov-Poisson equation
09:15 Discussion
09:30 Martin Campos Pinto
Accurate transport simulations
with polynomially transformed particles
10:15 Discussion
10:30 Coffee
Workshop ends

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