Thirteenth Israel Symposium on Computational Mechanics






Official meeting of the
Israel Association for Computational Methods in Mechanics

An affiliate of the
International Association for Computational Mechanics

A member of the
European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences

Sponsored by

[Cray, Inc.]

    Thursday, 10 October, 2002


  1. Directions to the Givat Ram Campus and to the nearby Ross building (campus map).
  2. The symposium program serves as a security permit to enter at the main gate for cars.
  3. Egged.
Due to tighter security procedures at the Hebrew University, please notify the guards at the campus gates that you are attending ISCM-13 in order to be allowed entry. [updated]


Symposium registration fees:
IACMM annual membership: 120 NIS
Reduced rates (for undergraduate students and soldiers in mandatory service):

Third IACMM Paper Competition

Local Host and IACMM Contact

Michel Bercovier
School of Engineering and Computer Science
Hebrew University of Jerusalem


9:00  Registration
9:20  Opening 
9:30  Keynote Lecture:  [updated]
Survey of Twenty Years of Modelisation of the MHD Stability in Aluminium Electrolysis  [ABSTRACT]
Michel Romerio, Senior Researcher, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland 
10:30  Coffee break
10:45  Morning lecture session: High Performance Computing 
Overview of the High Performance Computing Unit (YALAD) 
Barak Galanti, High Performance Computing Unit, Inter-University Computation Center 
Myths Versus Reality in High Performance Computing  [ABSTRACT]
Jonathan Tal, Cray Israel 
Grid Computing: Hype or Killer System?  [ABSTRACT]
Michel Bercovier, Engineering and Computer Science, Hebrew University 
Lunch break
IACMM Executive Council meeting
13:30  Afternoon lecture session 
Topological Design of Structures Under Pressure Loads  [ABSTRACT]
Moshe B. Fuchs and Noam Shemesh, Solid Mechanics, Materials & Systems, Tel Aviv University 
Accurate Navier-Stokes Numerical Simulation of Industrial Flows   [ABSTRACT]
Boris Epstein, Academic College of Tel-Aviv-Yaffo 
Efficient Parallelization Strategy for a High Accuracy Industrial Navier-Stokes Solver  [ABSTRACT]
Sergey Peigin, Israel Aircraft Industries 
15:00  Coffee break
Awards for the Second IACMM Paper Competition
General assembly of the association
Auditing committee
15:45  Tutorial: 
Procedures and Models for Aeroelastic Analysis and Design [ABSTRACT]
Mordechay Karpel, Aerospace Engineering, Technion 
17:30  Closing

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