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5th International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems, ThermaComp 2018, J. N. Tata Auditorium, IISc Bangalore, INDIA, July 9-11, 2018

Between 1979 and 1997 a number of meetings on computational thermal problems were organised by Professor R.W. Lewis and his colleagues.
Since then, the world energy situation has become critical and new issues are arising in the sector of energy conversion. Many of these issues are strictly related to thermal problems, and the possibility to solve these problems efficiently is very often related to the new developments in Computational Techniques. Thermal problems are also rising in new areas of research, such as bioengineering and nanotechnology, where new models and solution methods need to be developed.
The International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems aims at bringing together researchers, scientists, practitioners and students interested in this area of research in order to discuss the most recent developments and the challenges that the future holds in this field.
Technical papers are invited on any topics related to Computational Methods for Thermal Problems. Proposals are also invited for mini-symposia organised by individual researchers (composed of at least 5 papers).
A special award for the best post-graduate student presentation will be awarded to honour the outstanding contributions and service of Professor Roland W. Lewis to computational heat transfer.

  • The First ThermaComp2009 was held in Napoli, Italy, on September 8-10, 2009
  • The Second ThermaComp2011 was held in Dalian, China, on September 5-7, 2011
  • The Third ThermaComp2014 was held in Lake Bled, Slovenia, on June 2-4, 2014
  • The Fourth ThermaComp2016 was held at Georgia Tech, USA, on July 6-8, 2016
  • The Fifth ThermaComp2018 was held in Bangalore, INDIA, on July 9-11, 2018

ThermaComp Conference Series is indexed in the SCOPUS database.

ThermaComp proceedings are published in two formats: print (ISSN 2305-5995) and online (ISSN 2305-6924).

The proceedings from previous ThermaComp conferences are available for download:

For any information about the Proceedings, please contact Prof. Alessandro Mauro.