Skip to main content

MiRaW: PDEs on manifolds with applications to cell biology

Monday 24th November 2014

Organisers: Hans Fritz, Charles Elliott

MASDOC Research Study Group Hot Topic


12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch

1:30pm - 2:10pm Speaker: Ralf Kornhuber (FU Berlin):

"A Variational Approach to Particles in Lipid Bilayers (joint with C.M. Elliott, C. Gräser, C. Hartmann, G. Hobbs, M.-W. Wolf)"

2:10pm - 2:50pm Speaker: Matthew Turner (Warwick):

"Membrane curvature coupling"

2:50pm - 3:30pm Speaker: Yonatan Schweitzer (Tel Aviv University):

"Curved membrane protein scaffolds – from pair interaction to sheet formation"

3:30pm - 4:00pm Tea/Coffee break

4:00pm - 4:40pm Speaker: Till Bretschneider (Warwick):

"Image-based Modelling of Cell Motility"

4:40pm - 5:20pm Speaker: Graham Ladds (Warwick):

"Modelling the spatial and temporal dynamics of small monomeric G proteins"

5:20pm - 5:40pm Open discussion

5:40pm - 6:30pm Drinks and snacks