Programme


Venue for all meetings of ESGI 2002 is Faraday Complex, Faraday Building, Lancaster University.

Plenary room is Faraday Lecture Theatre of the Complex.

Seminar rooms are Cavendish/Frankland Lecture Theatres, Cavendish/Frankland Colloquium Rooms, Faraday Seminar Rooms 1, 2 and North Spine Rooms 1, 2 of the Complex.

University Library will be open during 2nd - 5th April at 9:00 - 17:00, where books, journals and networked computers can be accessed.

Accommodation is provided on campus at Pendle College for standard rooms and at Cartmel College for en-suite rooms.

Catering for all standard meals will be served in Cartmel Restaurant on campus.

Banquet will be held at Spicy Hut on campus.

Parking spaces are provided on the outer perimeter road of the University. Parking permits can be collected on arrival at the Conference Centre Reception and must be displayed in the vehicles.

Please refer to the campus map for locations.

       Helpful notes:

  • Lancaster University is three miles away from the Town Centre. Bus stops are located at the Underpass below Alexandra Square.
  • Lancaster House Hotel is the only restaurant on campus to open on Easter Monday.
  • The University Library will be the only networked computer access for the ESGI participants with individually assigned guest usernames and passwords.
  • Taxi ranks are available at Lancaster railway station.
  • Trains run from Manchester Airport to Lancaster half hourly until 21.30.

Collection of room keys

1st April
2 - 8pm: Conference Centre Reception
Other times: Reception Lodge (Security)

2nd - 4th April
8 am - 11 pm: Conference Centre Reception
Other times: Reception Lodge (Security)




* Easter Monday 1st April *

14:00 onwards

Conference Centre Reception / Reception Lodge

Arrival

14:00 - 23:00

Lancaster House Hotel Function Suite

Hot cross buns and coffee are freely available. Meals/sandwiches may be purchased.

until 23:00

Lancaster House Hotel Pub

Evening Bar

 

* Tuesday 2nd April *

08:00 - 09:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Breakfast

08:15 - 09:05

Faraday Complex Foyer

Registration

09:05 - 09:15

Plenary room

Opening, Prof Richard Davies, Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Lancaster University

09:15 - 09:20

Plenary room

Welcome, Dr Charles Wang, Chairman of ESGI 2002

09:20 - 09:45

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 1

09:45 - 10:10

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 2

10:10 - 10:35

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 3

10:35 - 11:00

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 4

11:00 - 11:20

Faraday Complex Foyer

Morning Coffee

11:20 - 11:45

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 5

11:45 - 12:10

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 6

12:10 - 12:35

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 7

12:35 - 13:00

Plenary room

Presentation of Problem 8

13:00 - 14:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Buffet Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Plenary room

Formation of Problem Groups

14:30 - 16:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

16:00 - 16:30

Faraday Complex Foyer

Afternoon Tea

16:30 - 18:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

18:00 - 19:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Wine Reception

19:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Dinner

until 23:00

Cartmel Pub

Evening Bar

 

* Wednesday 3rd April *

08:00 - 09:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Breakfast

09:00 - 10:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

10:00 - 11:00

Plenary room

Lecture 1

11:00 - 11:30

Faraday Complex Foyer

Morning Coffee

11:30 - 13:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

13:00 - 14:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Buffet Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

15:00 - 16:00

Plenary room

Lecture 2

16:00 - 16:30

Faraday Complex Foyer

Afternoon Tea

16:30 - 18:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

19:00

Spicy Hut

Banquet

until 23:00

Cartmel Pub

Evening Bar

 

* Thursday 4th April * *

08:00 - 09:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Breakfast

09:00 - 10:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

10:00 - 11:00

Plenary room

Lecture 3 Part A | Part B

11:00 - 11:30

Faraday Complex Foyer

Morning Coffee

11:30 - 13:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

13:00 - 14:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Buffet Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

15:00 - 16:00

Plenary room

Lecture 4

16:00 - 16:30

Faraday Complex Foyer

Afternoon Tea

16:30 - 18:00

Seminar rooms

Group Work

19:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Dinner

until 23:00

Cartmel Pub

Evening Bar

 

* Friday 5th April *

08:00 - 09:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Breakfast

09:00 - 11:00

Plenary room

Final Reports

11:00 - 11:30

Faraday Complex Foyer

Morning Coffee

11:30 - 13:00

Plenary room

Final Reports

13:00 - 14:00

Cartmel Restaurant

Buffet Lunch

14:00

 

Close



* On Thursday 4th April there will also be a one-day workshop supported by MACSI-net for companies in the textile industry and applied and industrial mathematicians. This workshop will be held in a dedicated seminar room and all Study Group participants are welcome to attend any part of it. The programme for this day will be posted when available.

27th March, 2002