Department of Mathematics

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

  • Aumentar fuente
  • Fuente predeterminada
  • Disminuir fuente

12th OPSFA

Abstracts and Schedule

Plenary Speakers

Gábor Szegö Prize

Scientific Committee

Organizing Committe

Proceedings Publication


List of Participans





TUNISIA, MARCH 24-29, 2013

Honoring Professor Ahmed Fitouhi


The registration is open (please click on registration).

Deadline for early registration (including payment 350) and submission of abstracts is extended to February 28, 2013

Plenary Speakers

Scientific commitee:

A. Aptekarev (Russia) A. Martinez-Finkelshtein (Spain) F. Marcellan (Spain)
B. Beckermann (France) A. Fitouhi (Tunisia) P.Maroni(france)
C. Berg (Denmark) M. Ismail (USA) E. Saff (USA)
C. Dunkl (USA) E. Koelink (Netherlands) W. Van Assche (Belgium)
T. Koornwinder (Netherlands)



The Proceeding of this symposium will be published by the Journal INTEGRAL TRANSFORMS AND SPECIAL FUNCTIONS


1. People who presented talks are allowed to present a paper (even a bit different from their talk).  Only people who attended the conference are allowed to submit papers, one paper per person.


2. Every paper should be prepared exactly in the style which is used


3. It does not exceed 16 pages (please read 7. and 8.).

4. Every paper should be recommended by one of your editors who is
responsible for this paper.

5. All the stuff would be submitted to ITSF around June 1, 2014.
6. Only the invited speakers should be allowed to submit a survey paper.

7. "16 pages" is not completely strict, but should be kept strict for ordinary submitted papers, while the invited speakers could submit a few more pages if absolutely relevant.

8. The total volume is 220 pages (three issues under one cover). No restrictions concerning survey papers.
"16 pages" restriction is desirable.
9. All papers should correspond to MSC 33/44.


10. submit pdf-file to Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla or to Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla


Arrival Day: March 24, 2013 (SUN) Organizing commitee:
Departure Day1: March 29, 2013 (FRI) Mohamed Jalel Atia
(Gabes University, Tunisia)
Ahmed Fitouhi
( University El Manar, Tunisia)
Departure Day2: April 2, 2013 (Tues) for those who are Hedi Elmonser Amel Safraoui
interrested to visit the desert by car 4x4. Mejri Mannoubi Sami Kouki
Venue: El Mouradi Palace Hotel (5 stars) Lotfi Kheriji
Port El Kantaoui, Sousse, Tunisia.
Imed BenSalah

* El Mouradi Palace 5* sousse from 24 to 29 march 2013 : 

- Double room, full board (water included) : 57 TND by person and by night. 

- Supplement Single : 16 TND by room and by night.  

- Discount 3rd person adult in the same room : 30%.

- Discount kids (from 02 to 12 ans) : 50% with two adults; 30% with one adult and  30% in a separate room.

- excursion: Sousse- Kairouan-ElJam-Sousse in bus with guides speaking english and french.

- 1 EURO = (around) 2 TND


Airport: Participation Fees:
The hotel is located 25 km away from Monastir international Airport.
We strongly encourage participants coming from abroad to use 1- the  airport of Tunis-Carthage, or 2- the airport of Monastir.
The connection with several countries is quite frequent, especially with European countries.
1) Local participants lodging in the hotel for the whole period of the conference: 450 T. Dinars. (full boar).
(2) Participants not staying in the hotel: 300 T. Dinars. (lunches +coffee break+excursion+conf dinner+book of abstarct etc....)
Getting to the Hotel:

(3) Participants from abroad:
Conference fees

  • 300 Euros or its equivalent in T. Dinars before 30 September 2012.
  • 350 Euros or its equivalent in T. Dinars after 30 September 2012.
Deadline for early registration (including payment) and submission of abstracts is September 30, 2012
  • Early registration is required to be considered for talks and posters.
  • The registration fee before September  30, 2012 is 300 euros. After September  30 the charge will be 350 euros.
  • The registration fee covers coffee-breaks, book of abstracts and social events.
  • A limited number of waivers for Ph. D. students presenting a communication will be granted. Applicants should send a letter of request and CV to Mohamed Jalel Atia at   Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla with a copy  to  Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla .
  • Bank fees must be covered by the participant (please check).

Payment must be made in euros by bank transfer to the following bank account: TN 59 1020 9077 1070 0837 8828 SMT-OPSFA-12:

- IBAN :  TN 59 1020 9077 1070 0837 8828

- name account holder : SMT-OPSFA-12

- street: Avenue Slimane Ben Slimane

- city: Elmanar , Tunis

- country: Tunisie


- name bank: Societe Tunsiuenne des banques STB. 

There are four travel awards funded by SIAM for students.

Arriving at Monastir Airport:
One can take a metro to Sousse and then take a taxi to the hotel or take a taxi directly from the airport which is recommended.
The rate is 15--20 Euros to be fixed with the Taxi driver showing him the name of the hotel.
Arriving at Tunis-Carthage Airport:
You have to take a train to Sousse station or Kâlaa Sghira station  and then take a taxi to the hotel. We can arrange special cars (Louages) for 8 persons to take them from Tunis-Carthage airport to the hotel, directly. The rate of the taxi is 5--10 Euros to be fixed with the taxi driver showing him the name of the hotel.

Three days in the south of TUNISIA


Mileage: 1100 km

Day 1 Saturday 30/03/2013

Departure from Hotel elmouradi palace: 7:30

Technical stop: Mahrès 10:15 to 10:45

Lunch: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in near Gabes Matmata

MATMATA: 2:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Berber village known for its cave dwellings excavated in the ground, from you will be welcomed by the inhabitants to enjoy a mint tea.

The Berber village was the set for several films including "Jesus of Nazareth" and "Star Wars".

LAKE SALE: 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Tunisia cutting in half the Chott El Jerid is a series of depressions extending over 350km from east to west. Thus, you have the opportunity to discover this great salt lake, natural phenomenon, borrowing it at daybreak.

DOUZ: Accommodation: 19h00 Accommodation, dinner and evening at the hotel elmouradi doz (4 *)

Day 2: Sunday 31/03/2013: 9:00

The door of the desert where you will experience with an unusual ride in the Sahara by camel.

Departure & THE REGION TOZEUR OASIS 2: 11:00 to 12:30 p.m. 4 * hotel elmouradi tozeur

Accommodation and breakfast Output to oasis: 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The region of Tozeur is known for two varieties of oases; the Sahara oasis created entirely by man, an artificial oasis where you will discover the culture-story carriage: palm trees, olive, pomegranate and market gardening.

Return hotel: special evening dinner = foreclose Tunisia.

Day 3 Monday 01/04/2013:

9:00: Visit Chebika / Tamerza 4x4.

Lunch: 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Return to the hotel Emlmouradi: 19:00

The price includes: Single Room, Extra 12 euro to pay at the hotel

Price / person double room = 108 euro all included
El Mouradi Palace Hotel (5 stars) Tunisia

Tunisia Map


Note: We encourage the participants to ask for funds from their home institutions to attend. The conference budget is quite limited.
A small number of funds will be especially devoted to young researchers to attend.

12th OPSFA Sponsors




Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics


Higher Education And Scientific Research in Tunisia







Última actualización el Martes, 21 de Mayo de 2013 11:52  

Departamento de Matemáticas
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Avenida de la Universidad, 30
28911, Leganés, Madrid

FAX: + 34 91 624 9151