Mathematics in (bio)Chemical
Kinetics and Engineering

Welcome to the web page of the MaCKiE Annual Seminars and International Workshops and Conferences on Mathematics in (bio)Chemical Kinetics and Engineering.

Next International Conference

November 8-9, 2018 in Ghent, Belgium.

Next Annual Seminar

To be determined.

Past International Workshops and Conferences

2017

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.

2015

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.

2013

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.

2011

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.

2009

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).

2007

The MaCKiE-2 Workshop was held in Houston, Texas, Feb. 4-8, 2007, jointly with the NASCRE-2 conference. See the web site at http://www.iscre.org/NASCRE2/.

2002

The MaCKiE-2002 Workshop was held in Ghent, Belgium from Sunday May 5, 2002 (arrival day) to Wednesday May 8, 2002. Its web site http://www.mackie-workshops.com/mackie-2002/index.html contains the abstracts booklet (in Acrobat PDF format), a list of participants, the scientific program, etc.

Past Annual Seminars

2016

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.

2014

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 flyer.

2012

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.

2010

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.

2008

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.

2007

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/.

2006

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 Invitation.

2005

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.

2004

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.

2003

This Annual Seminar featured lectures by Prof. Gerhart Eigenberger (Stuttgart Univ.) and Prof. Vladimir Gol'dshtein (Ben-Gurion Univ.). All details in the Invitation.
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