Mathematics in (bio)Chemical
Welcome to the web page of the MaCKiE Annual Seminars and
International Workshops and Conferences on Mathematics in
(bio)Chemical Kinetics and Engineering.
Kinetics and Engineering
Next International Conference
November 8-9, 2018 in Ghent, Belgium.
Next Annual Seminar
To be determined.
Past International Workshops and Conferences
The MaCKiE-2017 International Conference was held in Budapest, May 25-27, 2017. See its dedicated
web site at mackie2017.akcongress.com.
The 2017 laureate of the MaCKiE Award was J. Tóth.
The MaCKiE-2015 International Conference was held in Ghent on
Thursday and Friday July 2-3, 2015. Click for the program and the abstracts
booklet (ISBN 9789082401004). The 2015 laureate of the
MaCKiE Award was A.N. Gorban.
The MaCKiE-2013 International Conference was held in Chennai,
India, from Monday February 4, 2013 to Wednesday February 6.
See its dedicated Web site at www.mackie2013.iitm.ac.in
The 2013 laureate of the MaCKiE Award was G.S. Yablonsky.
The MaCKiE-2011 International Workshop was held in Heidelberg
from Wednesday May 18, 2011 to Friday May 20. See its dedicated
website at http://mackie2011.uni-hd.de.
The MaCKiE-2009 Workshop was held in Ghent, Belgium, Sunday
February 8 (arrival) to Wednesday 11, 2009. Follow this link to
the Program (includes
the abstracts). There are Pictures of the Workshop,
courtesy of M.Yu. Sinev. The organizers gratefully acknowledge
the financial support of the Research Foundation - Flanders (www.fwo.be).
The MaCKiE-2 Workshop was held in Houston, Texas, Feb. 4-8,
2007, jointly with the NASCRE-2 conference. See the web site at
The MaCKiE-2002 Workshop was held in Ghent, Belgium from Sunday
May 5, 2002 (arrival day) to Wednesday May 8, 2002. Its web
contains the abstracts booklet (in Acrobat PDF format), a list
of participants, the scientific program, etc.
Past Annual Seminars
The MaCKiE-2016 Annual Seminar was held at the Pand
(Onderbergen 1) in Ghent on Wednesday June 29, 2016. The
speakers were Prof. dr. ir. N.G. Deen, Eindhoven University of
Technology, The Netherlands, on Bubbles on the cutting edge
or how to intensify bubble column reactors, Prof. dr. A.V.
Panfilov (Ghent University, Belgium) on Anatomical modeling of
electrical and mechanical function of the heart and Dr. J.
Wicks (The Fluid Group, Oxford, UK) on Arterial flow to Activated
Sludge: Biomedical Computational Fluid Dynamics and Wastewater
Treatment. See also the flyer.
The MaCKiE-2014 Annual Seminar was held in Ghent at the Pand
(Onderbergen 1) on Wednesday May 28, 2014. The speakers were
Prof. dr. ir. Marc-Olivier Coppens,
University College London (UK) on Random Walks in Porous Media
and Prof. dr. Renato Feres, Washington
University in Saint-Louis (USA), on From Knudsen Diffusion to
Stochastic Thermodynamics. Full details can be found in the
The MaCKiE-2012 Annual Seminar was held in Ghent on Wednesday
May 30, 2012; the speakers were Bjarne Andresen (Niels Bohr
Institute, Copenhagen) and V.N. Parmon (Boreskov Institute of
Catalysis, Novosibirsk). Details are in the flyer. Both have kindly
allowed us to put online their slides: Andresen and Parmon.
The MaCKiE-2010 Annual Seminar was held in Ghent on May 19,
2010; the speakers were O. Trapp (Heidelberg) and G.S.
Yablonsky (Washington University of Saint-Louis). All details
can be found in the flyer. The
presentation files of both lectures have kindly been made
available: Yablonsky and Trapp.
The 2008 Annual Seminar was held in Ghent on Friday, May 23,
2008. The invited lecturers were Andro Mikelic (Lyon, France)
on Effective Dispersion Equations For Reactive Flows With
Dominant Peclet and Damkohler Numbers and Harry van den
Akker (TU Delft, The Netherlands) on Computational Reactor
Engineering: pretty extreme, extremely pretty. The
detailed invitation (with abstracts) can still be found here in e-mail/text form, and
here in pdf flyer
form. Prof. Mikelic has also kindly allowed us to publish the
slides of his lecture.
No Annual Seminar in 2007, to avoid confusion with the MaCKiE-2
Workshop held jointly with the NASCRE-2 conference in Houston,
Texas, Feb. 4-8, 2007. See the web site at http://www.iscre.org/NASCRE2/.
This Annual Seminar featured lectures by Prof. Wolfgang
Marquardt (RWTH Aachen) and Prof. Alexander Gorban (University
of Leicester). Both speakers have kindly allowed us to publish
the slides of their lectures: Prof. Marquardt's and
Prof. Gorban's. See also the
This Annual Seminar was combined with the Eurokin workshop held
at IFP-Lyon on May 23-24, with
lectures by Andro Mikelic, Gregory S. Yablonsky, Philippe
Sautet, Linda J. Broadbelt, Yves Schuurman and Claude de
Bellefon. See also the Invitation.
This Annual Seminar featured lectures by Prof. Pierre Rouchon
(École des Mines de Paris, France) and Prof. S.
Pushpavanam (I.I.T. Madras, India). All details in the Invitation; the speakers have
kindly allowed us to publish their slides: Prof. Rouchon's lecture and
Prof. Pushpavanam's lecture.
This Annual Seminar featured lectures by Prof. Gerhart
Eigenberger (Stuttgart Univ.) and Prof. Vladimir Gol'dshtein
(Ben-Gurion Univ.). All details in the Invitation.
Denis Constales - Denis.Constales@UGent.be