COMAC 2018: MHD Simulations in Astrophysics and Space Plasma
July 2 - July 6Free
The 2ndComputational Astrophysics and Cosmology (NARIT COMAC) Workshop “MHD Simulations in Astrophysics and Space Plasma” will be held on 2 – 6 July 2018 in Chiang Mai, Thailand, organized by the National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT).
NARIT HPC & Data Handling group in collaboration with Chiang Mai University AstroLab and the International Training Centre in Astronomy (ITCA), organizing the COMAC2018 “MHD Simulations in Astrophysics and Space Plasma” workshop. The meeting is to bring together researchers and students interested in applying magnetohydrodynamics simulations to astrophysical studies. The workshop will consists of both lectures and hands-on practical sessions.
Registration deadline: April 24, 23:59 (Bangkok Time, UT+7)
The topics cover
- Kinetic Theory of Collisionless Plasma
- Magnetic field and plasma models for giant planets
- Particle-in-cell (PIC) models
- Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Coupling
- Lectures and tutorial on MPI and CUDA
For more details please visit https://indico.narit.or.th/e/COMAC2018