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Lisa
J. Fauci
Department of Mathematics
Tulane University
ljf@mick.math.tulane.edu
http://www.math.tulane.edu/faculty_html/fauci.html
and
Shay
Gueron
Department of Mathematics
Technion  Israel Institute of Technology
shay@math.technion.ac.il
http://www.math.technion.ac.il/people/shay/index.html
A
unifying theme in all biological fluid dynamics is the interaction
of moving, elastic boundaries with surrounding fluid. This
workshop will bring together biologists, zoologists, mathematicians
and numerical analysts to focus on modeling and simulations
of these complex systems. Topics covered include motility
of microorganisms, mucociliary interaction, pulmonary airway
reopening, red blood cell motion and leech swimming. Numerical
methods wellsuited to these systems, such as immersed boundary
methods, boundary element methods and impulse methods will
be explored.
All talks are in Lecture Hall EE/CS 3180 unless otherwise noted.
Monday  Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday 
MONDAY, JANUARY 25  

8:30 am  Registration and Coffee  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
9:10 am  Willard Miller, Fred Dulles and Lisa Fauci  Introduction 
9:30 am  John
Blake The University of Birmingham 
Fluid Mechanics of Ciliary Propulsion 
10:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
2:00 pm  M.A.R.
Koehl University of California 
Smelling with Hairy Little Noses: Smallscale Fluid Dynamics of Olfactory Antennae 
3:00 pm  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
3:30 pm  Aaron
Fogelson University of Utah 
Computational Modeling of Blood Clotting: Platelet Aggregation and Coagulation 
4:45 pm  IMA Tea 
IMA East, 400 Lind Hall A variety of appetizers and beverages will be served. 
TUESDAY, JANUARY 26  
8:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
9:30 am  Charles
B. Lindemann Oakland University 
Computed Simulations of Ciliary and Flagellar Motility Using the Geometric Clutch Model Can Replicate a Wide Variety of Experimental Observations 
10:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
11:00 am 
Robert Dillon Washington State University 
A Microscale Model of Flagellar and Ciliary Motion 
2:00 pm 
T.J. Pedley University of Cambridge 
Models of Undulatory Fish Swimming 
3:00 pm  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
3:30 pm  Shay
Gueron Technion  Israel Institute of Technology 
Energetic Considerations of Ciliary Beating 
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27  
8:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
9:30 am 
Donald P. Gaver Tulane University 
Models of Surfactant Interactions in Pulmonary Mechanical Behavior 
10:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
11:00 am  Randall
J. LeVeque University of Washington 
Cartesian Grid Methods for Fluid Flow in Complex Geometries 
2:004:00 pm  Poster and Video Session  Lind Hall 400 & 409 
THURSDAY, JANUARY 28  
8:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
9:30 am  David
M. McQueen New York University 
Computation of Blood Flow in a ThreeDimensional Model of the Heart 
10:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
1:30 am  C.
Pozrikidis University of California, San Diego 
Recent Advances in the Numerical Simulation of Flows With Suspended Bubbles, Drops, and Capsules 
2:30 pm  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
2:45 pm  Nadav
Liron Technion  Israel Institute of Technology 
Understanding Cilia  Modelling and the Role of Singular Solutions of Stokes Flow 
3:45 pm  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
4:005:00 pm  Zvi
Priel BenGurion University of the Negev 
The Underlying Mechanisms Leading to Efficient Ciliary Transport 
6:00 pm  Workshop Dinner  Campus Club, 4th Floor Coffman Student Union 
FRIDAY, JANUARY 29  
8:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
9:30 am 
Christopher E. Jordan University of Colorado 
The Mechanics of Undulatory Swimming 
10:30 am  Coffee Break  Reception Room EE/CS 3176 
11:00 am  Jane
Wang New York University 
Unsteady Aerodynamics of Insect Flight 
As of 1/26/99
Name

Affiliation

Department

Christian Alscher  University of Bielefeld  FSP Maathematisierung 
Kayne Arthurs  Duke University  Deparment of Mathematics 
J.R. Blake  University of Birmingham  School of Mathematics and Statistics 
Jacob J. Blum  Duke University Medical Center  Department of Cell Biology 
Danielle Carr  Bryn Mawr College  Department of Mathematics 
Jun Choe  Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology  Department of Mathematics 
Dan Coombs  University of Arizona  Program in Applied Mathematics 
Ricard Cortez  Tulane University  Department of Mathematics 
Robert Dillon  Washington State University  Department of Mathematics 
Lisa Fauci  Tulane University  Department of Mathematics 
Aaron Fogelson  University of Utah  Department of Mathematics 
Joseph F. Grcar  Sandia National Laboratory  
Don Gaver  Tulane Unviersity  Department of Biomedical Engineering 
Shay Gueron  TechnionI.I.T.  Department of Mathematics 
Mansoor Haider  Duke University  Department of Mathematics 
Dave Halpern  University of Alabama  Department of Mathematics 
Matt Hopkins  RoseHulman Institute  Department of Mathematics 
Chris Jordan  University of Colorado  Department of Environ, Popul, Organismic Biology 
Mimi Koehl  University of California at Berkeley  Department of Integrative Biology 
Harold Layton  Duke University  Department of Mathematics 
Randall LeVeque  University of Washington  Department of Applied Mathematics 
Charles Lindemann  Oakland University  Department of Biological Sciences 
Nadov Liron  Technion University  Mathematics Department 
Sharon Lubkin  North Carolina State University  Biomathematics Program 
David McQueen  Courant  
Peter Moore  Tulane University  Department of Mathematics 
Mette Olufsen  Boston University  Department of Mathematics 
Tim Pedley  University of Cambridge  Department of Applied Maths. & Theoretical Physics 
C. Pozrikidis  University of CaliforniaSan Diego  AMES 
Zvi Priel  Ben Gurion University  Department of Chemistry 
Abir Z. Qamhiyah  Iowa State University  Department of Mechanical Engineering 
Robert Root  Lafayette College  Department of Mathematics 
Peter Satir  Albert Einstein College of Medicine  Jack and Peal Resnick Campus 
Michael Sleigh  University of Southampton  School of Biological Sciences 
Carl S. Smith  Hennepin County Medical Center  Urology Division 
John M. Stockie  Simon Fraser University  Department of Mathematics & Statistics 
Jane Wang  Courant Institute  
Harvey Williams  Tulane University  Mathematics & Biomedical Engineering 
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