FOMICS Summer School on Cardiac Modeling

 

 

The Swiss Graduate Program FoMICS "Foundations in Mathematics and Informatics for Computer

Simulations in Science and Engineering"is pleased to announce a summer school for graduate/PhD

students in the fields of modern mathematics and computer science:

 

 

 

FOMICS Summer School on Cardiac Modeling and

Simulation

 

 

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August 24-28, 2015

 

 

The Institute of Computational Science (ICS) at the University of Lugano announces a summer school on cardiac modeling from August 24 to August 28 in Lugano, Switzerland.

The summer 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.

It is organized in close cooperation between the Center for Computational Medicine in Cardiology (CCMC) in Lugano and SIMULA in Oslo, Norway.

 

Speakers

Alfio Grillo (Politecnico di Torino)

Mark Potse (USI Lugano and Inria Bordeaux)

Christoph Schwab (ETH Zurich)

Samuel Wall (Simula Oslo and Oslo University)

Martin Weiser (Zuse Institut Berlin)

 

Topics

Introduction to electrophysiology
 
Modeling and Simulation of Electrophysiology
 
Cardiac Mechanics - modeling and simulation

Remodeling and Growth in cardiac simulation

Uncertainty quantification (an introduction)

PDE-constrained optimization  in cardiac simulation

 

Program

Monday 24/8: Introduction to electrophysiology, Mark Potse
Tuesday 25/8: Cardiac Mechanics and Electromechanical coupling, Samuel Wall
Wednesday 26/8: Growth and Remodeling, Alfio Grillo
Thursday 27/8: Uncertainty quantification, Christoph Schwab
Friday 28/8: PDE-constranined optimization, Martin Weiser

 

ECTS

Upon request, a certificate for the course worth 2 ECTS can be provided.

 

Fee

120 CHF (includes lunch and coffee breaks)

 

Registration

To register, please click here: https://secure.usi.ch/fomics/reg.php

 

Venue and schedule:

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 take place at room SI-006, Informatics buiding

Room SI-015 is reserved for meetings

 

Monday-Thursday

9:00 - 10:45 Class
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30 Reading/Exercise session
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:45 Class
15:45 - 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 - 17:30 Reading/Exercise session

 

Friday

8:30 - 10:15 Class
10:15 - 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 - 12:00 Reading/Exercise session
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 14:45 Class
14:45 - 15:00 Coffee break
15:00 - 16:30 Reading/Exercise session

 

Accommodation:

Participants are kindly requested to make their own arrangements for accommodation.

Link to hotel map of Lugano.

 

 

Organizers:

Angelo Auricchio (Cardiocentro Ticino, CCMC)

Marco Favino (USI-ICS, CCMC)

Rolf Krause (USI-ICS, CCMC)

Molly Maleckar (Simula)

Daniel Ruprecht (USI-ICS, CCMC)

 

 

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