Mathematical models in the manufacturing of glass, polymers and textiles
Hotel Panoramic - Montecatini Terme (Pistoia) - September 8 - September 19, 2008

CIME-EMS Summer School in applied mathematics

Course directors:

Prof. Antonio Fasano (Universita' di Firenze)
Prof. John Ockendon (OCIAM, Oxford, UK)

You can apply
from Nov 1, 2007
to Jul 20, 2008

Lecture notes:

Farina       Mattheij       Mikelic       Ockendon H.       Ockendon J.      


Proff. Antonio Fasano, Andro Mikelic and Thierry Clopeau
Univ. Firenze, Italy and Université Lyon, France
Non-isothermal flows and fibres drawing (2+4+2 lectures)

Prof. Peter Howell
OCIAM, Oxford, UK
The Mathematics of glass sheets and fibres (4 lectures)

Proff. Axel Klar and Norbert Siedow
Univ. Kaiserslautern and Fraunhofer Inst. for Industrial Mathematics, Germany
Radiative heat transfer in glass industry: modelling,
simulation and optimisation (8 lectures)

Prof. Robert Mattheij
TU, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Modelling and simulation of
glass forming processes (6 lectures)

Prof. Hilary Ockendon
OCIAM, Oxford, UK
Injection Moulding (2 lectures),
Fibre-assembly Modelling (2 lectures)

Prof. John Ockendon
OCIAM, Oxford, UK
The Mathematics of the Windscreen Sag Process (2 lectures)

CIME activity is carried out with the collaboration and financial support of:
- INdAM (Istituto Nazionale di Alta Matematica)
- MIUR (Ministero dell'Università e della Ricerca)