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Wednesday, April 1, 2009
McKenna Hall Auditorium

9:00 – 9:25

Recent Developments in Detailed Chemical Kinetic Mechanisms
Charles Westbrook, William Pitz, and Marco Mehl; Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

9:25 – 9:50

Time Integration of Reacting Flows with CSP Tabulation
Youssef Marzouk, Bert Debusschere, Habib Najm, Dimitris Goussis, Mauro Valorani, and Michael Frenklach; MIT, Sandia National Laboratories, National Technical University of Athens, University di Roma “La Sapienza", University of California – Berkeley

9:50 – 10:15

Invariant Grids and Lattice Boltzmann Method for Combustion
Eliodoro Chiavazzo, Ilya Karlin, Alexander Gorban, and Konstantinos Boulouchos; Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, University of Southampton, and University of Leicester

10:15 – 10:30


10:30 – 10:55

Affine Lumping Formalism for Comparison of Model Reduction Techniques
Geoffrey Oxberry, William Green, and Paul Barton; MIT

10:55 – 11:20

Reduction and Equivalence of Nonlinear Distributed Symmetric Control Systems
Bill Goodwine and Baoyang Deng, University of Notre Dame

11:20 – 12:50


12:50 – 1:15

Analysis of Reduction Methods for ODEs
Tasso Kaper, Hans Kaper, and Antonios Zagaris; Boston University, Argonne National Laboratory, and Amsterdam University

1:15 – 1:40 Flamelet Generated Manifolds for Chemistry Representation in Partially-Premixed Flames
W.J.S. Ramaekeers, J.A. van Oijen, and L.P.H. de Goey; Eindhoven University of Technology
1:40 – 2:05

Analysis of Methane-Air Edge Flame Structure using CSP
H.N. Najm, M. Valorani, D. Goussis; Sandia National Laboratories, University di Roma “La Sapienza", National Technical University of Athens

2:05 – 2:20 Break
The Role of Combustion in Future Energy Scenarios
CAM Nieuwland Lecturer
Charles Westbrook, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory