Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2008 / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Springer Berlin Heidelberg
This volume is the Proceedings of the European Conference on Mathematics for Industry held in London in June 2008. The aim of the meeting was to reinforce the role of mathematics as an overarching resource for industry and business.
Contributions cover a wide range of mathematical techniques and the applications include manufacturing and technology, finance and policy-making, networks, medicine, and sport.
Table of ContentsPlenary Lectures.- Modelling Living Tissues: Mechanical and Mechanobiological Aspects.- New Mathematical Approaches for Image Reconstruction in the Oil and Medical Industries.- Continuum Models: Helping to Guide Industry.- Wax Segregation in Oils: A Multiscale Problem.- Chebfun: A New Kind of Numerical Computing.- Minisymposia.- Minisymposium Asymptotic Analysis.- Asymptotics of Orthogonal-Polynomial Functionals and Shannon Information Entropy of Rydberg Atoms.- Asymptotic Analysis of the Zeros of Hermite Polynomials.- The Error Function in the Study of Singularly Perturbed Convection-Diffusion Problems with Discontinuous Boundary Data.- Singular Perturbations of Parabolic Equations With or Without Boundary Layers.- The Asymptotic Inversion of Certain Cumulative Distribution Functions.- Minisymposium Asymptotic Properties of Complex Random Systems and Applications.- A Multi-Class Mean-Field Model with Graph Structure for TCP Flows.- Minisymposium Charge and Spin Transport in Nanostructures.- The Equilibrium Wigner Function in the Case of Nonparabolic Energy Bands.- Nonlinear Electron and Spin Transport in Semiconductor Superlattices.- Self-Sustained Spin-Polarized Current Oscillations in Multiquantum Well Structures.- Spin Dynamics in Quantum Dots.- Relocation Dynamics During Voltage Switching in Spin-Polarized Superlattices.- Minisymposium Dynamical Systems Methods in Aerospace Engineering.- A Combined Numerical/Experimental Continuation Approach Applied to Nonlinear Rotor Dynamics.- Operational Parameter Study of an Aircraft Turning on the Ground.- Geometric Nonlinearities of Aircraft Systems.- Application of Nonlinear Dynamics in Civil Aerospace.- Minisymposium Global System Dynamics and Policies.- Systems Approaches for Critical Decisions.- Application of System Dynamics to Climate Policy Assessment.- Minisymposium Multivariate and/or Multidimensional Image Processing in Biomedical Applications.- Regionalized Random Germs by a Classification for Probabilistic Watershed Application: Angiogenesis Imaging Segmentation.- Nucleus Modelling and Segmentation in Cell Clusters.- Spatio-Temporal Segmentation for Radiotherapy Planning.- Tracking and Registration for Multidimensional Biomedical Image Analysis.- Patches of Finite Elements for Singularly-Perturbed Diffusion Reaction Equations with Discontinuous Coefficients.- Upgrading the UK Broadband Infrastructure by Monte Carlo Simulation.- Multi-Stepping and Anti-Icing / De-Icing Devices.- A Diffusion Model for Spatially Dependent Photopolymerization.- Minisymposium Interfacial Processes in Industrial and Environmental Turbulent Flows.- Wakes of Maneuvering Body in Stratified Fluids.- Eddy Dynamics Near Sharp Interfaces and in Straining Flows.- Evolution and Run-Up of Tsunamis.- Interfacial Mixing by Horizontal Vortices and Shear Turbulence.- Minisymposium Inverse Problems and Signal Processing in Industrial Applications.- Sparse Deconvolution for Peak Picking and Ion Charge Estimation in Mass Spectrometry.- Mathematical Imbalance Determination from Vibrational Measurements and Industrial Applications.- An Update of Hopkins’ Analysis of the Optical Disc Player Using Singular-System Theory.- The Application of Wavelet Analysis for the Detection of Planetary Wave Type Oscillations in the Ionospheric Total Electron Content.- Statistical Significance of Gabor Frames Expansions: Simple Filtering Principles for Radar Wind Profiler Data.- Minisymposium Multirate Time Integration for Multiscaled Systems.- Domain Decomposition Based Multirating and its Perspective in Circuit Simulation.- Multirate Numerical Integration for Stiff ODEs.- Terminal Current Interpolation for Multirate Time Integration of Hierarchical IC Models.- On Extrapolated Multirate Methods.- Is Geometry or Dynamics More Important in Cardiac Arrhythmogenesis?.- A Bidomain Numerical Validation for Assessing Times of Fast and Ending Repolarization from Monophasic Action Potentials.- Framework for Modular, Flexible and Efficient Solving the Cardiac Bidomain Equations Using PETSc.- On Efficiency and Accuracy in Cardioelectric Simulation.- Computational and Numerical Methods for the Efficient and Accurate Solution of the Bidomain Equations.- Minisymposium Operational Applications of Data Assimilation.- Data Fusion in the Navigation of Robots: Assessing Tools.- The Role of Balance in Data Assimilation.- Data Assimilation in Nuclear Power Plant Core.- An Iterative Method for Transport Equations in Radiotherapy.- Boundary Control of Radiative Transfer Equations for Application in Radiotherapy Planning.- Model Hierarchies and Optimal Control of Radiative Transfer.- Minisymposium Optimization and Model Order Reduction in Circuit Design.- A Netlist Reduction Algorithm to Symbolic Circuit Analysis.- of Symbolic Simplified Expressions in Circuit Optimization.- Proper Orthogonal Decomposition Model Order Reduction of Nonlinear IC Models.- Surrogate Modeling of RF Circuit Blocks.- Minisymposium Precipitation, Deposition and Sedimentation of Particles in Fluid Flow.- Structure of Granular Deposits Formed by Aerosol Particles Conveyed by Fluid Streams.- Creation of Clusters via a Thermal Quench.- Theory of Surface Deposition from Boundary Layers Containing Condensable Vapor and Particles.- Comparing League Formats with Respect to Match (Un)importance: A Case Study in Belgian Soccer.- Modelling Batting Strategy in Test Cricket.- Minisymposium Interactions between Structure and Process in Manufacturing Systems.- Modelling, Analysis and Stability of Milling Processes Including Workpiece Effects.- Adaptive Finite Element Discretisation of the Spindle Grinding Wheel System.- Optimal Control of Robot Guided Laser Material Treatment.- Minisymposium Mathematical Models for Supply Chains.- Design Network Problem and Heuristics.- Time-Dependent Order and Distribution Policies in Supply Networks.- Dynamics of Supply Chains Under Mixed Production Strategies.- Analogies Between Social Interaction Models and Supply Chains.- Computing the Value of Transshipment Flexibility in Distribution Networks.- Validated Methods: Applications to Modeling, Analysis, and Design of Systems in Medicine and Engineering.- Verification Techniques for Sensitivity Analysis and Design of Controllers for Nonlinear Dynamical Systems with Uncertainties.- Verified Solution of Nonlinear Dynamic Models in Epidemiology.- Physically Motivated Constraints for Efficient Interval Simulations Applied to the Analysis of Uncertain Models of Blood Cell Dynamics.- Application of MOBILE for Accurate Bone Motion Reconstruction UsingMotion-Measurements and MRI Measurements.- Toward Verified Modelling and Simulationof Closed Loop Systems in SMARTMOBILE.- Reliably Safe Path Planning Using Interval Analysis.- Minisymposium Models and Methods for Viscous Jets, Break-up and Drop Forming.- General String Theory for Dynamic Curved Viscida with Surface Tension.- Instability of Non-Newtonian Liquid Jets Curved by Gravity.- Simulation and Optimization of Film Casting Processes.- On the Effect of an Atmosphere of Nitrogen on the Evaporation of Sessile Droplets of Water.- Similarity Solutions for Unsteady Rivulets.- Depinning of 2d and 3d Droplets Blocked by a Hydrophobic Defect.- Minisymposium ECMIMIM: Concepts of Mathematical Modelling in the Curriculum of Mathematics in Industry.- Why Teach Mathematical Modelling?.- Differential Equations in the ECMIMIM Curriculum.- Minisymposium Topics in Learning Applied and Industrial Mathematics.- Modelling Reality: Motivate Your Students!.- The Impact of CAS Use in Introductory Engineering Mathematics.- Minisymposium Web Based Courses: Reaching a Distributed Audience.- Statlab: An Interactive Teaching Tool for DOE.- Statmaster and HEROS: Web-based Courses First and Second Generation.- University Network of Virtual Education in Serbia.- Introducing eLearning in Industrial Mathematics in Tanzania and Rwanda.- Contributed Papers.- Management of Several Purifying Plants in the Same Area: A Multi-Objective Optimal Control Problem.- Vector Space of Cooperative Games: Construction of Basis Related with Solutions Based on Marginal Contributions and Determination of Games with Predefined Allocations.- of Measurement Rules on the Nodes of Oriented Structures by Using Concepts of Game Theory.- Quasicontinuum Method at Finite Temperature Applied to the Study of Nanovoids Evolution in Fcc Crystals.- Second-Order Asymptotic Expansion for an Eigenvalue Set in Domain with Small Iris.- Mathematical Modelling of Fuel Cells.- Meshless Solution of Singular Potential Flows in Strong Formulation.- Estimation of a Piecewise Constant Function Using Reparameterized Level-Set Functions.- On the Trajectory of Rockets in the Atmosphere.- On Aircraft Response and Control During a Wake Encounter.- On Alternative Safety Metrics for the Probability of the Collision Between Aircraft.- Homogeneous Branched-Chain Explosions.- Wind Simulation Refinement: Some New Challenges for Particle Methods.- Parallel Numerical Algorithm for Simulation of Counter Propagation of Two Laser Beams.- Modelling Burglaries in Streets.- Approximate Numerical Solutions of Autonomous Second-Order Matrix Models Using Cubic Matrix Splines.- The Mathematical Model of the Pan-Tilt Unit Used in Noise Measurements in Urban Traffic.- Spread of Epidemics and Rumours with Mobile Agents.- A Two-Layer Algebraic Turbulence Model for Compressible Flow in Turbomachinery Cascade.- Aerodynamic and Aeroacoustic Analysis of a HAWT in Yaw.- Quasi-Positive Continuous Darcy-Flux Finite-Volume Methods.- Are Copying and Innovation Enough?.- Pricing Options Under Stochastic Volatility with Fourier-Cosine Series Expansions.- Topology and Motion Planning Algorithms in Robotics.- Some Hints on Finding the Most Important Components in a System.- An Advanced Aeroelastic Model for Horizontal Axis Wind Turbines.- On One Nonlinear Mathematical Model for Intensive Steel Quenching and Its Analytical Solution in Closed Form.- Designing a Cover for a Tank.- An Advection-Dispersion Model for Spray Droplet Transport Including Interception by a Shelterbelt.- Numerical Modelling of a Pulse Combustion Burner: Limiting Conditions of Stable Operation.- Optimal Control of Buoyant Flows with Temperature-Dependent Viscosity.- Minimum Time Optimal Rendezvous on Circular and Elliptical Orbits.- Distributed Particle Swarm Intelligence for Optimization in the Water Industry.- Application of the Method of Auxiliary Sources in Optical Diffraction Microscopy.- Radial Basis Function (RBF) Solution of the Motz Problem.- Bilevel Optimization of Container Cranes.- Optimization of Satellite Constellations.- Moving Penalty Functions for Optimal Control with PDEs on Networks.- Numerical Analysis of Geometrical Characteristics of Machine Elements Obtained with CMM Scanning.- Plastic Yield of Particulate Materials Under the Effect of Temperature.- A Model for Spray Droplet Adhesion, Bounce or Shatter at a Crop Leaf Surface.- Optimisation through Control in Static and Dynamic Traffic Networks.- The Science of Desire: A Systematic Approach to Mathematical Modeling.- Modeling, Analysis and Simulations of Case Hardening of Steel.- Surface Recording of His-Purkinje Activity by One-Beat Wavelet Analysis in Atrial Fibrillation and Flutter.- Application of FEM in Analysis of Spigot Joint Contact Problems.- Fractional Cauchy Problem with Applications to Anomalous Diffusion.- Multi-scale Modeling of the Interplanetary Magnetic Field.- Analytical and Numerical Modelling of Thermoviscous Shocks and Their Interactions in Nonlinear Fluids Including Dissipation.- Study on Development of the Seated Human Body System Exposed to Vehicular Ride Vibration Environment.- Surrogate Modeling for Geometry Optimization.- Variational Optimization of Power Yield in Industrial Systems.- An Age-Dependent Metapopulation Model.- Two-Layer Shallow Water Equations with Complete Coriolis Force and Topography.- Optimising for Wind Power Contributions in an Electricity Grid.- A Novel Solution Method for Tokamak Plasma Force Balance.- A Differential-Geometric Approach to Model Isotropic Diffusion on Circular Conic Surfaces in Uniform Rotation.- A General Model of Lung Tumour Motion.- The Lipid Bilayer at the Mesoscale: A Physical Continuum Model.- Wavelet Transform in Speech Segmentation.