April 29, 2019
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(from Andris Jakovics, Latvia)
October 14-18 2019
University of Latvia
MHD Modelling PhD-School is a practical hands-on course on simulation of complex liquid metal magnetohydrodynamics processes. The main goal of participants will be to learn to work with open-source software, modifying code and applying it to specific systems with liquid metal flow in electromagnetic field.
The main topics are:
- Electromagnetic mixing and pumping;
- Electromagnetic semi-levitation and free surface dynamics;
- Electrovortical flows;
- Bubbly flows in magnetic field.
The course has three parts:
- lectures covering topics from modern experimental techniques to promising MHD applications, as well as introduction to simulation tools and methods;
- numerical modelling of MHD phenomena using both commercial (ANSYS) and open-source (OpenFOAM, ElmerFEM, getDP, EOF-Library) software;
- laboratory experiments for demonstration and numerical model validation.
After the introductory lectures participants will be assigned small projects within the abovementioned topics and will present the results at the end of the course.
Laboratory for mathematical modelling of environmental and technological processes, University of Latvia (Dr. Andris Jakovics, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Institute of Electrotechnology, Leibniz University of Hannover (Prof. Bernard Nacke, email@example.com)
More info: http://www.modlab.lv
Participation fee: 150 EUR (till 20. July), 250 EUR (regular)
Online registration: http://ej.uz/MHD2019
July 18, 2018
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The next PAMIR conference will be organised by SIMaP (University of Grenoble) and LISM (University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne), Reims, France, from July 1st to July 5th, 2019. The conference will take place at the Congress Center of Reims, in the heart of Reims, a city of art and history, which opens up to you with its three UNESCO World Heritage sites (Cathedral Notre-Dame / Tau Palace / Basilica Saint-Rémi), located in Champagne area, also recognised by UNESCO in 2015 for Outstanding Universal Value “Champagne Hillsides, Houses and Cellars”.
The main topics will be Basic MHD, Thermoacoustic, Space technologies, Liquid metal technologies for coolant applications, Applied MHD for material applications, Ferrofluids and MHD energy conversion.
In parallel with the conference, a summer school will be held with the topics focused on Magnetosciences.
More detail about the both organisations of the conference and summer school could be found on the web site of the conference:
For further information please contact Conference secretary: firstname.lastname@example.org
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