Wetting: Theory and
3-7 July, 2005
Technion, Haifa, Israel
Minerva Center for Nonlinear Physics of Complex Systems
"Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Describing Front Propagation
and Other Singular Phenomena"
The goal of the conference is to exchange information and discussion among numerous people interested in this field and coming from various disciplines, with an emphasis on the analytical and the asymptotic, the theoretical as well as the experimental.
Organizers: Amy Novick-Cohen, Alexander Nepomnyashchy, and Leonid Pismen.
Scientific Committee: M. Ben Amar, S. Davis, L. Giacomelli, G. Gruen, J. King, D. Mukamel, A. Nepomnyashchy, A. Novick-Cohen, L. Pismen, Y. Pomeau, D. Quere.
Invited speakers include: J. Barrett, M. Ben Amar, E. Bormashenko, H. Diamant, J. Eggers, S. Garoff, F. Ginelli, A. Golovin, G. Gruen, H. Hinrichsen, D. Ioffe, W. Kaplan, M. Kitron-Belinkov, M. Levine, J. L. Lebowitz, S. Lipson, A. Marmur, J. McCuan, E. Minkov, A. Neimark, S. Nguyen, Y. Pomeau, H. Riegler, M. Schatzman, L. Schwartz, A. Shishkov, U.Thiele, A. Vilenkin, B. Widom, A. Yochelis.
Accommodations will be available on campus for about $40 per day (with
breakfast available nearly for about $3) as well as the Dan Panorama
Hotel on the
Carmel in Haifa at about $65 (single), $85 (double) per day with
breakfast (these are conferences
rate which may rise by $5 by July, Israelis should add VAT to hotel
costs). There will be daily transportation to and from the hotel to the
during the period of the conference.
Further specifics regarding accommodations will be posted in early 2005.
to and from the airport: In addition to taxis, buses, and
airport minibus services, there is now a convenient train directly from
the airport to Haifa running Sundays through midday Fridays for about
$10 one way which takes about 1 hour 15 min.
Yael Cohen, Conference Coordinator
Department of Mathematics
Technion-Israel Insitutute of Technology
32000 Haifa, Israel
phone: 972 4 829 4278
fax: 972 4 829 3388