First Workshop on Recent Advances on Spectral Methods and Related Applications

Xiamen University, China, June 14-16, 2007
School of Mathematical Sciences , Xiamen University

Program

Background:

In conjunction with the ICOSAHOM07 in Beijing, we are organizing a small workshop on "Recent Advances on Spectral Methods and Related Applications" during June 14-16 at Xiamen University. The purpose of the workshop is to bring together leading experts in spectral methods and their applications to exchange recent advances and ideas, and to promote research and collaboration.  

This workshop is sponsored by the School of Mathematical Sciences , Xiamen University  


Organizing Committee:

Travel Information/ Conference Location:
Hotel: International Conference Center of Xiamen University. 

Xiamen is located in a beautiful peninsula across the Taiwan straight, and is a very popular tourist destination in China. There are frequent direct flights to Xiamen from Beijing and Shanghai (and other major airports in China). A round trip ticket from Beijing or Shanghai to Xiamen is typically between $150--$300, and can be purchased at the airport or reserved in advance.

All the speakers will be host at International Conference Center of Xiamen University, which is located at the principal campus of Xiamen University.

Pick up service: The airport pick-up service will be arranged for the workshop speakers to transport from the Xiamen GaoQi airport to the hotel. Please let us know your flight information by sending email to cjxu@xmu.edu.cn.

Taxi: Xiamen university is about 20km from Xiamen GaoQi airport. If you miss the pick-up service, you can reach the hotel easily by taxi. It will cost about 60 RMB (Chinese Yuan). You can show the picture below (Chinese name of the hotel "International Conference Center of Xiamen University") to the driver in case he can't understand your English well.



List of speakers:

  • Mejdi Azaiez
    TREFLE, Universit®¶ de Bordeaux-I
    France

  • Weizhu Bao
    National Singapore University
    Singapore

  • Wei Cai
    University of North Calolina at Charlotte
    USA

  • Qiang Du
    Penn State University
    USA

  • Daniele Funaro
    Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia
    Italy

  • Anne Gelb
    Arizona State University
    USA

  • Benyu Guo
    Shanghai Normal University
    China

  • Tom Hagstrom
    University of New Mexico at Albuquerque
    USA

  • Sidi Mahmoud Kaber
    Universit®¶ de Paris-VI
    France

  • George Karniadakis
    Brown University
    USA

  • Huiyuan Li
    Chinese Academy of Sciences
    China

  • Ernest Mund
    Universit®¶ Libre de Bruxelles
    Belgique

  • Tao Tang
    Hong Kong Baptist University
    Hong Kong

  • Dongbin Xiu
    Purdue University
    USA

  • Longan Ying
    Xiamen University
    China

  • Li-Lian Wang
    Nanyang Technological University
    Singapore

  • Zhimin Zhang
    Wayne State University
    USA

P.S. The weather in Xiamen in June is usually warm and sunny with daily temperatures ranging from 25°„C to 32°„C.