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8th February 2022
Session 1: VVUQ Fundamentals with a Focus on Epidemiology and Pandemics
12:30 to 13:30 Lunch
13:25 to 13:30 Zoom Room Opens
13:30 to 13:35 Welcome & Introduction Peter Coveney (University College London)
Mike Cates (University of Cambridge)
13:35 to 14:00 Introduction to VVUQ - An Overview of the UQ Challenges Posed by the Complex Spatio-Temporal Epidemic Models (lessons learned so far) Daniel Williamson (University of Exeter)
14:00 to 14:25 Fundamental Principle of Reproducibility Odd Erik Gundersen (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
14:25 to 14:50 The Impact of Uncertainty on the CovidSim Pandemic Code Wouter Edeling (Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica (CWI))
14:50 to 15:10 Coffee Break
15:10 to 15:35 Uncertainty in Mathematical Modelling of Weather and Climate, with Possible Application to Pandemics Tim Palmer (University of Oxford)
15:35 to 16:00 State of the Art Methods and Tools in VVUQ Diana Suleimenova (Brunel University)
16:00 to 16:30 Discussion and Summary
16:30 to 17:30 Drinks Reception
16:30 Session 1 Ends
9th February 2022
Session 2: Wider Applications of VVUQ Methods
10:00 to 11:00 Tutorial 1 EasyVVUQ
12:30 to 13:30 Lunch
13:25 to 13:30 Zoom Room Opens
13:30 to 13:35 Welcome & Introduction Peter Coveney (University College London)
13:35 to 14:00 UQ in Modelling of Fusion Power Plants for the UK National Grid Rob Akers (United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority)
Wayne Arter (United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority)
14:00 to 14:25 Uncertainty Quantification in Climate Projections Used to Inform Adaptation David Sexton (Met Office)
14:25 to 14:50 Cardiac Modelling Richard Clayton (University of Sheffield)
14:50 to 15:10 Coffee Break
15:10 to 15:35 Turbulent Fluid Dynamics Daan Crommelin (Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica (CWI)), (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
15:35 to 16:00 Molecular Dynamics Peter Coveney (University College London)
16:00 to 16:20 Discussion and Summary
16:20 to 16:40 Biosignatures on Exoplanet Based Missions (Looking for Evidence of Life) Peter Vickers (Durham University)
16:40 Session 2 Ends
18:00 to 21:30 Dinner
10th February 2022
Session 3: Challenges and Advanced Methods for Epidemiological Modelling
10:00 to 11:00 Tutorial 2 FabSim Autovalidator Software
12:00 to 12:30 Good Reporting of Epidemic Models: Mathematics, Statistics and Uncertainty. EPIFORGE 2020. Jane Hutton (University of Warwick)
12:30 to 13:30 Lunch
13:25 to 13:30 Zoom Room Opens
13:30 to 13:35 Welcome & Introduction Peter Coveney (University College London)
13:35 to 14:00 Problems with Combining Models in Absence of Uncertainty Quantification Veronica Bowman (Defence Science and Technology Laboratory)
14:00 to 14:25 Calibration Issues in Epidemiological Modelling TJ McKinley (University of Exeter)
14:25 to 14:50 Very Large Parameter Problems Wouter Edeling (Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica (CWI))
14:50 to 15:10 Coffee Break
15:10 to 15:35 Bayesian-type Calibration Daniela De Angelis (University of Cambridge)
15:35 to 16:00 Local Covid-19 Simulations – Expansion to National Derek Groen (Brunel University)
16:00 to 16:30 Discussion and Summary
16:30 Session 3 Ends