Finite Element Circus and Rodeo
Louisiana State University - Spring 2008
Time and Location
A joint meeting of the Finite Element Circus and Finite Element Rodeo
will be held at the Louisiana State University on March 7-8, 2008.
The Friday session will take place from 1:30 PM to 6:00 PM and the Saturday session will start at 8:30 AM. All talks will be held in the Life Sciences Building Annex,
Auditorium, Room A101. The location is indicated on this
The closest airport is the Baton Rouge
Metropolitan Airport. American Airlines-American Eagle, Continental Airlines,
Delta Airlines-Delta Connections, Frontier Airlines and Northwest Airlines
provide service to Baton Rouge.
Another option for flights is the Louis Armstrong
New Orleans International Airport, which is approximately 75 miles
from the LSU campus.
The inner part of campus has restricted access on weekdays. Parking
is available at the Visitor Center, Parker Colliseum or commuter lots
off Nicholson Extension. A parking permit is required to park in these lots.
Please check the box on the registration form to request a free parking
permit. (You can
pick up the permit at the Visitor Center located at the intersection of
Highland Road and Dalrymple Drive upon arrival.)
If you plan to attend the Finite Element Circus and Rodeo, please
register online .
A list of attendees can be found
A local map with hotels can be found
The Lod Cook Hotel is located
on the LSU campus.
A block of rooms has been reserved at
La Quinta Inn Baton Rouge University Area
2333 S Acadian Thruway
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(800) 531-5900 or (225) 924-9600
Special Rate: $85.00 (must request LSU CCT block)
Block deadline: February 18, 2008
We are planning a banquet at Boutin's
Cajun Restaurant on Friday evening.
The cost is $30 per person. There will be several choices for dinner and
will be made on site.
Note that a Workshop on Automating the Development of Scientific
Computing Software will be held at LSU, March 5-7. Details can be found