Workshop on
Stability and Instability in Mechanical Systems:
Applications and Numerical Tools

Institut de Matematiques de la Universitat de Barcelona
December 1 to 5, 2008

The talks will take place in room B3 of the "Facultat de Matemàtiques", in the historical building of the university. It is located on the ground level, in the Science Court. If you enter the historical building from the street "Gran Via" (where the main door is), the Science Court is at the right side.




Slides used in the presentations

List of participants

Scientific Committe

Organizing Committee

Local Organizing Committee

How to arrive


To register for the workshop send a message to wsims08 at The following information has to be included:

   Affiliation (Department, University, Country, etc):
   Domain of interest:
   e-mail, phone:

Deadline for inscriptions: November 3, 2008.


Participants in need of room for the stay should take care of this by themselves.

The file residencies.html provides a list of suggestions. The most convenient place, concerning distance to the Institut de Matematiques de la Universitat de Barcelona is the Residencia d'Investigadors, located at the Carrer de l'Hospital, 64, at 10 minutes walking from IMUB. Several other residences are very well communicated by underground.


The workshop is coorganized by IMUB and CRM (research programme on  Stability and Instability in Mechanical Systems), with the support of i-Math and the research teams on Dynamical Systems of UAB, UB and UPC.

Institut de Matemàtica 
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 585,
08007 Barcelona, Spain
Phone: (+34) 93 402 13 85
Fax:  (+34) 93 403 59 63

Last modified: Nov 28, 2008