Modelling and Numerical Simulation of Non-Equilibrium Processes Part 2

(17 Jan 2022–28 Jan 2022)

Organizing Committee



  • Yanli Wang (Beijing Computational Science Research Center)

Contact Information

General Enquiries: ims(AT)
Scientific Aspects Enquiries: matcz(AT)


Many classical physical models rely on an assumption of local thermodynamic equilibrium, such as the continuum hypothesis of the Euler and Navier-Stokes equations of fluid mechanics. However, for systems composed of many particles, lack of particle interactions can often render this assumption unjustifiable. More refined models, such as kinetic models and molecular dynamics, retain validity in such situations. However, the high-dimensionality of these models may bring significant difficulties in the numerical simulation. Researchers are actively developing more computable models and more efficient numerical algorithms to describe nonequilibrium processes, which cover a number of fields including fluid mechanics, radiative transfer, plasma physics, etc.

The purpose of this program is to bring together leading scientists involved in the theory and applications of nonequilibrium processes to share recent progress on this topic. We expect the activities will stimulate discussions and promote collaborations between researchers.

Details of Part One of the workshop is here.



Seminar Talks18, 20 and 21 January 2022View
Workshop24–28 January 2022View



Seminar speakers

  • Jingrun Chen (University of Science and Technology of China, China)
  • Di Fang (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
  • Xin Liu (Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, CAS, China)


Workshop speakers

  • Walter Boscheri (University of Ferrara, Italy)
  • Stéphane Brull (Université de Bordeaux, France)
  • Nicolas Crouseilles (National Institute for Research in Digital Science and Technology (INRIA), France)
  • Martin Frank (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)
  • Chang Liu (Institute of Applied Physics and Computational Mathematics, China)
  • Raphaël Loubère (Université de Bordeaux, France)
  • Ryan McClarren (University of Notre Dame, USA)
  • Luc Mieussens (Université de Bordeaux, France)
  • Zhichao Peng (Michigan State University, USA)
  • Teddy Pichard (École Polytechnique, France)
  • Kunlun Qi (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China)
  • Jingmei Qiu (University of Delaware, USA)
  • Thomas Rey (Université de Lille, France)
  • Manuel Torrilhon (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
  • Lei Wu (Southern University of Science and Technology, China)



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