Greetings from Ferrara

Thanks to all the speakers and the participants for making the 3rd workshop “Numerical Aspects of Hyperbolic Balance Laws and Related Problems” a success.

Please find some pictures on Flickr.

Best wishes for the holidays!

Giacomo, Lorenzo, Mattia


Official poster



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A wide range of phenomena in science and technology may be described by nonlinear partial differential equations, characterizing systems of conservation laws with source terms.

Well known examples are hyperbolic systems with source terms, kinetic equations and convection-reaction-diffusion equations. This class of equations fits several fundamental physical laws and plays a crucial role in applications ranging from plasma physics and geophysics to semiconductor design and granular gases.Recent studies employ the aforementioned theoretical background in order to describe the collective motion of a large number of particles such as: pedestrian and traffic flows, swarming dynamics, opinion control, diffusion of tumor cells and the cardiovascular system.

Goal of the present Workshop is to present some recent numerical results for these problems with a particular focus on multiple scales.


Giacomo Dimarco, Lorenzo PareschiMattia Zanella


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The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of the UniversityFERMAT1 of Ferrara is located near the Renaissance walls of the city and at a walking distance from “Piazza Ariostea”.

Address: Via N. Machiavelli 35, 44121 Ferrara Italy.


Internet access at the University

In order to connect to the university wireless network you will need to have eduroam configured on your home institution. Please make sure you have it set up before coming if you intend to use the eduroam network.

Otherwise we can provide a temporary internet access for visitors.