1st SRP NUPUS Meeting

1st SRP NUPUS Meeting

 Mühlhausen im Täle, Germany, October 5 - 7, 2016



Over the past nine years, the International Research Training Group (IRTG) "Nonlinearities and Upscaling in Porous Media'' organized nine annual NUPUS Meetings. The aim of these meetings was to bring together scientists working in the field of porous media. After the expiration of the IRTG, the SRP NUPUS continues this tradition and is organizing a 1st SRP NUPUS Meeting. Like the previous events, this workshop is devoted to offer a platform for established scientists and for students doing research in the field of porous media. The workshop is expected to provide a platform to exchange ideas and transfer know-how.

Who may Attend:

Stuttgart members and associated members of the SRP NUPUS are invited to attend the meeting.

Financial Support of the Meeting:

There is no registration fee. The SRP NUPUS is prepared to cover the local expenses during the meeting (i.e., from Wednesday, October 5 to Friday, October 7, 2016). Travel expenses cannot be reimbursed.


Hotel Restaurant Höhenblick
Obere Sommerbergstraße 10
D-73347 Mühlhausen im Täle

A map is available here.


The programme will start on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 9am and finish on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 12.00am. Every participant is invited to give a presentation and/or to present a poster.

The final programme is available here.

Reaching the venue:

a) By public transport (the one-way trip will take you between 1.5 and 2 hours):
  1. Take a train from Stuttgart Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) to Göppingen. On your arrival at the train station in Göppingen, please go to Göppingen ZOB (Zentraler Omnibus Bahnhof – bus station, ca. 7 minutes on foot). At Göppingen ZOB, take a bus to Mühlhausen im Täle (Hildenbrand GmbH, Line 31 or Line 32, Exit "Mühlhausen Firma Kodak). The bus ride with Line 31 takes about 30 minutes, the bus ride with Line 32 takes about 60 minutes.
  2. Take a train from Stuttgart Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) to Geislingen an der Steige. Leave the train at the station „Geislingen Hbf“ and change to Geislingen ZOB (Zentraler Omnibus Bahnhof – bus station, ca. 2 minutes on foot). At Geislingen ZOB, take a bus to Mühlhausen im Täle (Line 56, direction Wiesensteig). The bus ride takes about 35 minutes.


b) By car from Stuttgart (distance from university campus in Vaihingen: 56 km (ca. 39 minutes)):

Take the Autobahn A8, direction Munich. Take exit no. 59 „Mühlhausen“. Turn left after the first light (B466 direction „Geislingen, Bad Ditzenbach, Wiesensteig, Ortsmitte“). After approx. 20m, turn sharp right. Drive uphill and you have reached your destination. GPS Data: N 48 34,800/ E 9 39,500;


Registration starts on Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Deadline for registration is Sunday, June 5, 2016.