INRIA Paris-Rocquencourt

Workshop on
A posteriori error estimates and mesh adaptivity for porous medium problems

Workshop date and place

    Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 9:30 - 17:15
    Lecture hall "A. Turing"
    INRIA Paris-Rocquencourt
    78153 Le Chesnay, France
    access details, shuttle bus hours



09:30 - 10:15

Christine Bernardi

Automatic simplification of Darcy’s equations with pressure dependent permeability

10:15 - 11:00

Serge Nicaise

A posteriori estimation for the A-φ magnetodynamic formulation of the Maxwell system

11:00 - 11:30

coffee break

11:30 - 11:55

Pierre Sochala

Time adaptivity based on a posteriori estimates for the Richards' equation

11:55 - 12:20

Jean Roger

Mesh adaptation and error control for Andra’s multiphysics applications: approach and examples

12:20 - 12:45

Pascal Omnes

The need for adaptivity and error control in the time integration of a DAE system modelling liquid-liquid extraction

12:45 - 14:30

lunch break, discussions

14:30 - 15:15

Roland Becker

The Nitsche extended finite element method for interface problems

15:15 - 15:45

coffee break

15:45 - 16:30

Adrien Loseille

Mesh adaptation for unsteady phenomena with interfaces

16:30 - 17:15

Soleiman Yousef

A posteriori error estimates and adaptivity for multiphase and thermal flows in porous media


    There is no workshop fee. Registration by sending an e-mail to is, however, compulsory. It gives access to the talks, coffee breaks, as well as lunch which will be organised in the premises.

Previous editions
    2008 workshop
    2010 workshop

The support of GdR MoMaS and INRIA Paris-Rocquencourt is gratefully acknowledged.

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Last updated on November 7, 2013.