The Swiss Graduate Program FoMICS "Foundations in Mathematics and Informatics for Computer
Simulations in Science and Engineering" is pleased to announce a winter school for graduate/PhD
students in the fields of modern mathematics and computer science:
FOMICS Winter School on Uncertainty Quantification
December 15-19, 2016
The Institute of Computational Science (ICS) at the University of Lugano announces a combined winter school and workshop on Uncertainty Quantification from December 15th to 19th in Lugano, Switzerland.
The winter school is supported and organized by the Swiss Graduate School FOMICS - "Foundations in Mathematics and Informatics for Computer Simulations in Science and Engineering”, which is located at ICS.
Mark Girolami (Uni Warwick)
Helmut Harbrecht (Uni Basel)
Phaedon-Stelios Koutsourelakis (TUM)
…and more during the workshop
Bayesian inverse problems
Riemann-manifold Markov chain Monte Carlo
PDEs with random data, coefficients, and domains
Design under uncertainty
Approximate models for UQ
|Thursday||15/12:||Probabilistic numerics and Riemann-manifold MCMC
|Saturday||17/12:||PDEs with random data, coefficients, and domains
|Monday||19/12:||Bayesian methods for UQ, inverse problems, and design
Upon request, a certificate for the course can be provided.
School + workshop 120 CHF
Only workshop 100 CHF
(the fee includes lunches and coffee breaks)
To register, please click here: https://secure.usi.ch/fomics2016/reg.php
Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano.
A google maps link to USI is here.
A link on how to reach Lugano Campus is here.
Classes will take place in rooms 250 and 355 (main building) on Thursday and Friday (15-16th).
The morning of the last day (19th) will take place at the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre CSCS (map).
UPDATE: Classes will take place in room A12 (red building) on Saturday and Sunday (17-18th).
Participants are kindly requested to make their own arrangements for accommodation.
Alessio Quaglino (USI-ICS)
Rolf Krause (USI-ICS)
Olaf Schenk (USI-ICS)
Antonietta Mira (USI-IDIDS)
Alessandro Lomi (USI-IDIDS)
Differential Geometric Simulation Methods for Uncertainty Quantification in Complex Model Systems (Mark Girolami)