2016 Gordon Research Conference on Granular Matter – Particulate Systems in Science and Technology will take place on July 24-29, 2016 at Stonehill College, Easton, MA, United States, see http://www.grc.org/programs.aspx?id=13053.
The deadline for the abstract submission has been officially extended to May 1, 2016; you can find here a link to the symposium: http://www.lem3.fr/2016EMI-IC/ and here a link for the abstract submission: http://www.lem3.fr/2016EMI-IC/index.php?page=abstract. The list of the minisymposia can be found at http://www.lem3.fr/2016EMI-IC/index.php?page=sessions.
The deadline for abstract submission for the first international conference on the material point method for “Modelling Large Deformation and Soil–Water–Structure Interaction” in January 2017 in Delft, The Netherlands. has been extended to Monday, 4 April 2016.
As announced already in October 2015, the ALERT Workshop 2016 (27th Edition) will be held in Aussois from October 3 to October 5, 2016. Please submit your abstracts by email directly to the coordinators using the Workshop abstract form (doc, odt, pdf). If you wish to publish your presentation after the Workshop on the ALERT website, do not forget to agree by ticking the corresponding box in the abstract form.
Since time for the presentations is limited, only a part of the submitted abstracts can be chosen for the oral presentations. Therefore, we invite you to submit your abstract as soon as possible. The presentation can also be submitted as a poster. The abstracts of the posters will be published in a separate booklet (ISSN registered).
The deadline for the abstract submission is April 30, 2016. For any communication about your participation to the workshops, please contact the coordinators of the workshop sessions directly.
The presentations of the ALERT workshop 2015 are now available online.
The title of the ALERT Doctoral School 2016 is Modelling of instabilities and bifurcation in Geomechanics. It will take place in Aussois, October 6-8, 2016. The school organisers are J. Sulem (ENPC Paris), I. Stefanou (ENPC Paris), E. Papamichos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), M. Veveakis (UNSW Sydney).
The registration for the ALERT Geomaterials Workshop and School 2015 is open now (the programme of the workshop and school is still preliminary)! You can register using the form at http://alertgeomaterials.eu/forms/registration_2015.html. Please read the hints in the registration form! After filling the form and pressing the button “Register”, a window will open with your invoice. Please print the window with the invoice for your records! You will also get an email with the registration data afterwards. In case of the registration of the ALERT members, the corresponding representative of the ALERT institution will receive the registration data too.
The deadline for the registration is the September 20th! The accomodation in Aussois will be processed in the order of the registrations (see the hints in the registration form). Please note that the number of rooms in the CNRS “Centre Paul Langevin“ is limited.
See also hints on how to get to Aussois!
The ALERT Poster session will be held during the ALERT Workshop in September 28-30, 2015 in Aussois. Those who are interested are asked to submit their abstracts (both word/openoffice and pdf files are required) by email to the coordinator Nadia Benahmed using the attached abstract form (doc). The deadline for the abstracts submission is September 4, 2015.