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Department of Mathematics and Statistics Workshop on

Fractional Models in Science & Engineering

Theory & Computation

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

KFUPM Conference Center (Building 20)

 

 

Objectives

         To bring together from different disciplines those who are interested in theoretical, numerical, and applied aspects of fractional models.

         To provide a platform for face-to-face exchange of ideas, sharing experience, and promotion of fractional calculus as a valuable tool

         To raise awareness of fractional models among junior researchers and graduate students

 

 

Speakers

 

1.    Abdul Qayyum Abdul Khaliq, Department of Mathematics, MTSU, USA

2.    Khaled M. Furati, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, KFUPM

3.    Usama Al Khawaja, Department of Physics, UAE University, UAE

4.    Reyad El-Khazali, Department of Electrical Engineering, Khalifa University, UAE

5.    Omar Knio, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences & Engineering Division, KAUST

6.    Meriem T. Laleg, Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences & Engineering Division, KAUST

7.    Changpin Li, Department of Mathematics, Shanghai University, China

8.    Hassen Ouakad, Department of Mechanical Engineering, KFUPM

 

 

 

Program

 

Sessions

Time

Speaker

Title

Morning Session

8:20-8:30

Opening remarks

8:35-9:15

Khaled Furati

A Journey in Anomalous Diffusion: Basics, Fractional Models, and Numerics

9:20-10:00

Changpin Li

The Finite Difference Method for Fractional Parabolic Equations with Fractional Laplacian

10:00-10:20

Break

10:20-11:00

Omar Knio

Particle and Finite-Difference Solutions of Space Fractional Diffusion Equations

11:05-11:45

Reyad El-Khazali

Realization of Fractional-Order Filters and PID Controllers

Lunch break

Afternoon Session

1:15-1:50

Hassen Ouakad

Nonlinear Nonlocal Behavior of Electrically Actuated Carbon Nanotube Resonators Assuming Fractional Continuum Mechanics Theory

1:55-2:30

Meriem Laleg

Fractional Modeling and Characterization of Physiological Systems

2:30-2:45

Break

2:45-3:20

Usama ALKhawaja

Expansion of Fractional Derivatives in Terms of an Integer Derivative Series: Physical and Numerical Applications to Fractional Solitons

3:25-4:00

Abdul Khaliq

Nonlinear Fractional Models and Computational Algorithms for Pattern Formation in Biological Science

4:00-4:05

Closing remarks

 

4:45-6:45

Social Dinner at Alkhobar (by invitation)

 

 

Contact: Khaled Furati, kmfurati@kfupm.edu.sa