Wednesday, August 23, 2006

IUTAM Symposium in 2008

At its recent General Assembly the International Union of Theoretical & Applied Mechanics (IUTAM) accepted a number of proposals for symposia to be held during the two-year period 2008-2009. Included among these was 150 Years of Vortex Dynamics to be held in Denmark during the sesquicentennial year of publication of Helmholtz's famous paper. Further news on dates, precise venue and the scientific program will be forthcoming soon.

Tuesday, August 01, 2006

IUTAM Symposium in Moscow

The IUTAM Symposium on Hamiltonian Dynamics, Vortex Structures, Turbulence will take place on the premises of the Steklov Mathematical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, August 25-30, 2006

The website of the symposium is

According to the organizers: "The main goal of the meeting is to bring together leading scientists engaged in fundamental and applied aspects of Hamiltonian dynamics, vortex theory and turbulence. Symposium presentations will consist of invited general lectures, contributed oral papers and motivated discussion sessions. We anticipate that this meeting will induce an exchange of views and experience, and also will help propose new avenues for research in the future."