To further strengthen mutual research activities between Department of Mathematics, CUI, and Interdisciplinary Centre for Scientific Computing (IWR), University of Heidelberg, Germany, in the emerging field of computational mathematics and scientific computing, the second joint workshop on Numerical Solutions of Partial Differential Equations (DUNE/PDE Lab) has commenced today, 1st October 2018, at CUI Islamabad with the holding of the opening session.
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Director, Ms. Inge Iqbal, was the chief guest on the occasion. In her remarks she appreciated the happening of this event, where a leading German University is key partner, and simultaneous shared light on the role and functions of DAAD.
Prof. Dr. Shamsul Qamar, HoD Math, in his address welcomed the participants and highlighted the significance of the event by stressing that this joint workshop is being organized for the second time and will surely open up and strengthen mutual research activities between CUI and IWR.
Prof. Peter Bastian, Dean Math & Computer Sciences, University of Heidelberg, appreciated the happening of this event and informed about the contents and objectives of the workshop.
The workshop which aims to introduce the most important DUNE modules and especially the DUNE-PDE Lab is planned to go on till 5th of October 2018 in which around 50 academics are participating from all campuses of CUI, Pakistani universities, R&D organizations, and foreign scholars from Germany, Nepal, Sri Lanka and China.