Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Workshop on Modeling and Simulation of Interface Dynamics in Fluids/Solids and Applications

(14 - 18 May 2018)

Venue: IMS Auditorium
Venue: Block S17, #04-06, Seminar Room 1, Department of Mathematics, NUS, 10 Lower Kent Ridge Road Singapore 119076 (16 May 2018, 2pm-5pm)
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Monday, 14 May 2018

08:40am - 08:50amRegistration
08:50am - 09:00amOpening Remark
09:00am - 09:45am

Drop dynamics on textured materials

David Quéré
ESPCI Paris, France
09:45am - 10:15amGroup Photo & Coffee Break
10:15am - 11:00am

Nearly-zero contact angle hysteresis on lubricated surfaces

(PDF)

Daniel Daniel
Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, A*STAR, Singapore
11:00am - 11:45am

Why a droplet can contact smooth surface so rapidly?

(PDF) (Video)

Lei Xu
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
11:45am - 01:30pmLunch Reception at IMS
01:30pm - 02:15pm

The threshold dynamics method and applications

(PDF) (Video)

Xiaoping Wang
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
02:15pm - 03:00pm

Modelling and analysis for contact angle hysteresis on rough surfaces

(PDF)

Xianmin Xu
Chinese Academy of Science, China
03:00pm - 03:30pmCoffee Break
03:30pm - 04:15pm

Freezing impacts

(Video)

Christophe Josserand
Ecole Polytechnique, France
04:15pm - 05:00pm

Modeling and simulation of moving contact lines in fluids

(PDF)

Weiqing Ren
National University of Singapore and Institute of High Performance Computing, A*STAR, Singapore

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

08:45am - 09:00amRegistration
09:00am - 09:45am

Macroscopic equations of motion for grain boundaries

(Video)

David Srolovitz
University of Pennsylvania, USA
09:45am - 10:15amCoffee Break
10:15am - 11:00am

Energy and dynamics of grain boundaries based on underlying mircrostructure

Yang Xiang
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
11:00am - 11:45am

Mound formation during epitaxial growth studied by kinetic Monte Carlo and island dynamics simulations

(Video)

Christian Ratsch
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
11:45am - 01:30pmLunch Break
01:30pm - 02:15pm

The role of grain boundary and interface diffusion in solid state dewetting of thin metal films deposited on ceramic substrates

(PDF)

Eugen Rabkin
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
02:15pm - 03:00pm

Equilibria for thin grain systems: surface diffusion and grain migration

(PDF) (Video)

Amy Novick-Cohen
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
03:00pm - 03:30pmCoffee Break
03:30pm - 04:15pm

Modeling and simulation for solid-state dewetting problems

Weizhu Bao
National University of Singapore, Singapore
04:15pm - 05:00pm

Reciprocal theorem: from local equations to symmetry over the whole system

Tiezheng Qian
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

08:45am - 09:00amRegistration
09:00am - 09:45am

Small deformations of biomembranes

(Video)

Charlie Elliott
University of Warwick, UK
09:45am - 10:15amCoffee Break
10:15am - 11:00am

Interface dynamics of model systems: from local properties to boundary conditions

(PDF)

Guillaume Galliero
University of Pau and Pays de l'Adour, France
11:00am - 11:45am

Large scale direct dynamic contact line simulations and the forced dewetting transition

(PDF)

Shahriar Afkhami
New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
11:45am - 02:00pmLunch Break
02:00pmVenue: Block S17, #04-06, Seminar Room 1, Department of Mathematics, NUS, 10 Lower Kent Ridge Road Singapore 119076
02:00pm - 03:00pm

Simulations of particle structuring driven by electric fields

Michael Miksis
Northwestern University, USA
03:00pm - 03:30pmCoffee Break
03:30pm - 04:15pm

Solid-state dewetting: modeling and numerics

Wei Jiang
Wuhan University, China
04:15pm - 05:00pm

Modeling and simulation of moving contact line problem for two-phase complex fluids flow

Zhen Zhang
Southern University of Science and Technology, China

Thursday, 17 May 2018

08:45am - 09:00amRegistration
09:00am - 09:45am

A new and robust approach to construct energy stable schemes for gradient flows

(PDF) (Video)

Jie Shen
Purdue University, USA
09:45am - 10:15amCoffee Break
10:15am - 11:00am

Structure-preserving numerical approximations to thermodynamically consistent dissipative models

(PDF) (Video)

Qi Wang
University of South Carolina, USA
Beijing Computational Science Research Center, China
11:00am - 11:45am

Numerical simulations for Newtonian vesicles suspended in viscoelastic fluid

(PDF)

Ming-Chih Lai
National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
11:45am - 01:30pmLunch Break
01:30pm - 02:15pm

A systematic approach for fluid & porous media coupling, multi-particles & multi-scale problems

Zhilin Li
North Carolina State University, USA
02:15pm - 03:00pm

An efficient adaptive rescaling scheme for computing moving interface problems

(PDF)

Wenjun Ying
Shanghai Jiaotong University, China
03:00pm - 03:30pmCoffee Break
03:30pm - 04:15pm

Error estimates for a energy stable scheme to a Cahn-Hilliard phase-field model for two-phase in-compressible flows

(PDF)

Yongyong Cai
Beijing Computational Science Research Center, China
04:15pm - 05:00pm

Modelling multicomponent fluid flows with the lattice Boltzmann method

(Video)

Halim Kusumaatmaja
Durham University, UK

Friday, 18 May 2018

08:45am - 09:00amRegistration
09:00am - 09:45am

Dislocation network structures in 2D bilayer system

(PDF)

Shuyang Dai
Wuhan University, China
09:45am - 10:15amCoffee Break
10:15am - 11:00am

Asymptotic analysis of phase-field and sharp-interface models for surface diffusion

(PDF) (Video)

Andreas Münch
University of Oxford, UK
11:00am - 11:45am

An immersed finite volume element method for interface problems and its applications

(PDF)

Zhiyue Zhang
Nanjing Normal University, China