Lectures in PDE

Lectures in PDE

Friday 12 November 2010
Margaret Thatcher Centre, Somerville College,
Oxford, OX2 6HD

Programme

8.45 am                                Registration

9.00 am                                Welcome and Introductions

9.15 am                                Peter Topping, University of Warwick, UK
                                              “Geometric Aspects of the Logarithmic Fast Diffusion Equation”
                                               Abstract 

10.00 am                              Maria Esteban, Université de Paris-Dauphine, France
                                              “About Symmetry Properties of Extremal Functions in Interpolation Inequalities”
                                               Abstract 

10.45 am – 11.15 am             BREAK

11.15 am                              Alfio Quarteroni, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
                                              ”Reduced Basis Methods for Parametrized Partial Differential Equations”
                                               Abstract

12.00 pm                              Laure Saint-Raymond, École Normale Supérieure, France
                                              "Semiclassical and Spectral Analysis of Oceanic Waves“
                                               Abstract