IAS'98 Murmansk

International Arctic Seminars

Phys & Math

26-29 May 1998, Murmansk, Russia

 

+++ General

The 3rd International Arctic Seminar IAS'98 follows the successful seminar in Murmansk in June 1997 where 42 papers of authors from Georgia, Finland, Norway, Poland, Russia, USA and Yugoslavia were reviewed. The Seminar is intended to bring together professors, teachers and researchers from universities and other educational institutions.

In 1998 we are going to concentrate on the following topics:

1. Application of computer software, and especially Mathematica 3.0, to education and research;

2. Advanced methods of teaching in physics and mathematics;

3. Problems in Applied Phys. & Math. (optics, molecular physics, plasma physics, chaos and dynamics, etc.)

The seminar will include tutorials in Mathematica 3.0, discussion panels, poster presentation and software demonstrations. The official languages of the Seminar are English (oral, poster presentations) and Russian (poster presentations).

 

+++ Scientific committee

Robert Kragler, Weingarten University, Germany

Veikko Keranen (Vice-Chair), Rovaniemi Institute of Technology, Finland

Victor Shtykov (Vice-Chair), Murmansk State Technical University, Russia

Oleg Klimov (Vice-Chair), Murmansk State Pedagogical Institute, Russia

Vladimir Buber, Murmansk State Technical University, Russia

Vladimir Demidov (Editor), Murmansk State Pedagogical Institute, Russia

Andrej Karpenko, Murmansk State Pedagogical Institute, Russia

Gennadij Kharnov, Russian State Pedagogical University (St. Petersburg), Russia

Nikolay Morosov, Murmansk State Pedagogical Institute, Russia

Alexander Namgaladze, Murmansk State Technical University, Russia

Alexander Papusha, Murmansk State Technical University, Russia

Konstantin Popov, Syktivkar State University, Russia

Alexander Prygunov, Murmansk State Technical University, Russia

Vladimir Sereda, Murmansk State Technical University, Russia

Klaus Sutner, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA

George Zhuvikin, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia

 

+++ Invited speakers

Professor Gautam Dasgupta, Columbia University, New York, USA

Professor Robert Kragler, Weingarten University, Germany

Dr. Ron Rusay, University of California, Berkeley

+++ Call for papers

Papers will be presented in oral or poster forms. Authors are requested to submit a 3-5 pages paper in English not later than March 15, 1998. The Seminar Proceedings will be published in May 1998.

+++ Important dates

February 15, 1998 - Preregistration,

March 1998 - Second circular

March 15, 1998 Paper deadline

April 1, 1998 - Information about acceptance

April 15, 1998 - Deadline for LaTeX files of manuscripts

+++ Organizers

Murmansk State Technical University, Russia

Murmansk State Pedagogical Institute, Murmansk, Russia

Rovaniemi Institute of Technology, Rovaniemi, Finland

+++ Addresses

For further details please contact:

Alexander.Papusha at mstu.edu.ru

Vladimir.Demidov at pobox.spbu.ru

Vladimir.Buber at mstu.edu.ru

Veikko Keranen: keranen at algebra.rotol.ramk.fi