6th Conference on Applied Geometric Algebras in Computer Science and Engineering, 29-31 July 2015, Barcelona, Spain


(Dedicated to David Hestenes in appreciation of his masterly leadership)

The 6th Conference on Applied Geometric Algebras in Computer Science and Engineering will take place in Barcelona from 29th to 31st July 2015 at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. http://www-ma2.upc.edu/agacse2015/

Main speakers
David Hestenes (keynote lecture), Arizona State University, USA.
Pierre Anglès, CAIROS, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France.
Eduardo Bayro-Corrochano, Cinvestav, México.
Eckhard Hitzer, International Christian University, Tokyo, Japan.
Anthony Lasenby, Cambridge University, United Kingdom.
Waldyr A. Rodrigues, Jr., UNICAMP, Brazil.
Steve Sangwine, University of Essex, United Kingdom.

Deadlines:
Abstracts: May 1st, 2015
Early proceedings: July 15th, 2015
Selected talks for the Proceedings book: October 1st, 2015
Early registration payment: May 31st, 2015

Call for Papers: Participants in the AGACSE conference who wish to give a talk, show a poster, or organize some complementary activity (for instance a software demo) should submit an abstract in pdf format via EasyChair not later than May 1st, 2015. For related information, see Proceedings http://www-ma2.upc.edu/agacse2015/proceedings.html

The AGACSE 2015 Conference has three main goals:
◾ To promote the development of the Clifford-Grassmann geometric algebra.
◾ To make progress on the inclusion of geometric algebra ideas into the mathematics, science and engineering curricula.
◾ To spread geometric algebra technologies within industry and business by showing a range of applications (robotics, image processing, computer vision, flight navigation, …).

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

◾ Applications of Geometric Algebra (GA) to Physics.
◾ Applications of GA to Image Processing.
◾ Applications of GA to Computer Vision.
◾ Applications of GA to artificial neural networks.
◾ Clifford Analysis and Quaternionic and Clifford Fourier Transform.
◾ GA for Position Determination and Aircraft Navigation.
◾ GA applied to Electrical Engineering
◾ GA Applied to Robotics.
◾ Methods of GA in Differential Geometry.
◾ Methods of GA for classical geometries.
◾ Implementation of GA in Education.
◾ Effective Algorithms and Computations.

Special sessions: Special sessions around some specific topic may be planned. Their number and structure will be determined according to the contributions received.

Summer School Program

July 27 and July 28 2015
Teachers

Eckhard Hitzer, International Christian University, Tokyo, Japan.
Anthony Lasenby, Cambridge University, United Kingdom.
Joan Lasenby, Cambridge University, United Kingdom.
Alan Macdonald, Luther College, IA, USA.
Waldyr A. Rodrigues, Jr., UNICAMP, Brazil.

Program

July 27
09:00-10:00 E. Hitzer Basic Notions of Geometric Algebra (GA)
10:00-11:00 A. Lasenby Rotations and Transformations
11:45-12:45 A. Macdonald Hands-on, I: Symbolic GA
12:45-13:45 A. Macdonald Geometric Calculus
16:00-17:00 J. Lasenby Conformal GA
17:00-18:00 All teachers Hands-on, II: Project oriented

July 28
09:00-10:00 W. Rodrigues Differential Geometry and Relativity
10:00-11:00 E. Hitzer Quaternionic Fourier Transforms
11:45-13:45 W. Rodrigues Physical Applications
12:45-13:45 J. Lasenby Engineering Applications
16:00-17:00 All teachers Hands-on, III: Students work on projects
17:00-18:00 Students Hands-on, IV: Conclusions

Registration and Fees (Student fees: 50%)

Registration is free and it allows you to receive by e-mail all the calls, information and news about the conference. To attend the Summer School, the AGACSE 2015 Conference lectures, or both, the payment of the corresponding fees is required.

The payment of the fee includes coffee breaks, lunches, the social dinner and a group visit to the Sagrada Familia. Early date payment: before 31 May. http://www-ma2.upc.edu/agacse2015/registration.html

Use the secure payment form link at the end of this page.

Organising Committee
Eduardo Bayro-Corrochano, Cinvestav, México.
Ramon González Calvet, Institut Pere Calders, Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain
Josep Manel Parra-Serra, UB, Riells i Viabrea, Spain
Sebastià Xambó-Descamps, UPC, Barcelona, Spain

Contact: http://www-ma2.upc.edu/agacse2015/contact.html

Source: Email circular from AGACSE 2015 organizers, 25 Feb. 2015, agacse.2015_AT_upc.edu

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