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Analysis Seminar, 2008-9

Term 3 2008/09 Organiser: Peter Topping

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The seminar meets on Thursdays at 4pm in B3.02
Supported by the Leverhume Trust via a Philip Leverhume prize grant

  • Thursday 7 May 2009
    Speaker: Carlo Sinestrari (Rome, Tor Vergata)
    Title: Mean curvature flow with surgeries and applications
  • Thursday 21 May 2009
    GEOMETRY AND ANALYSIS DAY
    Organiser: Mario Micallef  
  • 14:00– 15:00 Nicolaos Kapouleas (Brown & Imperial) Gluing constructions for Special Lagrangian Cones
  • 15:20–16:20 Harish Seshadri (Bangalore) Surfaces of bounded mean curvature in Riemannian manifolds
  • 16:30–17:30 Wilhelm Klingenberg (Durham) Holomorphic curves via mean curvature flow and applications
  • Thursday 28 May 2009 4pm
    Speaker: Piotr Chrusciel (Oxford and Tours)
    Title: Localised gluings for constant scalar curvature
  • Monday 15 – Friday 19 June 2009
    NONLINEAR PDE WORKSHOP
    Organisers: John Ball (Oxford), Jose Rodrigo (Warwick), Peter Topping (Warwick)

Minicourses by:
Tristan Rivière
(ETH-Zürich)
Igor Rodnianski
(Princeton)
Vladimir Sverak
(Minnesota)

Invited speakers:
James Colliander
(Toronto)
Camillo De Lellis (U-Zürich)
Alessio Figalli (Ecole Polytechnique)
Inwon Kim
(UCLA)
Herbert Koch (Bonn)
Ovidiu Savin (Columbia)



Term 2 2008-09 Organiser: José Rodrigo

The seminar meets on Thursdays at 4:30 pm in B3.02 Notice change of time from previous terms 

  • Thursday, 15 January
    Speaker: William Meeks (University of Massachusetts - Amherst)
    Title:
    Recent results in the classical theory of minimal surfaces
  • Thursday, 22 January
    Speaker: Tobias Colding (MIT)
    Title:
    Rate of change of width under flow
    • Thursday, 29 January
      Speaker: Joerg Enders (Warwick)
      Title:
      Monotonicity for the heat equation and Ricci flow
    • Thursday, 5 February
      Speaker: Fabrice Planchon (Paris XIII)
      Title:
      Nonlinear wave and Schrodinger equations on domain
    • Thursday, 19 February
      Speaker: Barbara Nelli (University of L'Aquila - Italy)
      Title:
      On Global properties of cmc-surfaces in H^2xR
    • Thursday, 26 February
      Speaker: José Antonio Carrillo (ICREA - Barcelona)
      Title: Infinite/Finite time blow-up for aggregation equations in mathematical biology


    Fall 2008, Organiser: Peter Topping

    The seminar meets on Thursdays at 4pm in B3.02
    Supported by the Leverhume Trust via a Philip Leverhume prize grant

    • Thursday, 9 October
      Speaker: Melanie Rupflin (ETH Zuerich)
      Title: Uniqueness for the harmonic map heat flow in 2D

      • Thursday, 16 October
        Speaker: Alessio Figalli (Ecole Polytechnique)
        Title: A mass transportation approach to quantitative isoperimetric inequalities
      • Thursday, 30 October
        Speaker: Grigory Seregin (Oxford)
        Title: Local regularity aspects of the Navier-Stokes equations
      • Thursday, 6 November
        Speaker: Michael Struwe (ETH Zuerich)
        T
        itle: Understanding McMillan's theorem in higher dimensions
      • Thursday, 13 November
        Speaker: Yann Ollivier (ENS Lyon)
        Title:
        Discrete Ricci curvature
      • WEDNESDAY, 27 November
        Speaker: Simon Brendle (Stanford)
        Title:
        Ricci flow and the classification of 1/4-pinched manifolds
      • TUESDAY, 2 December
        Speaker: Fernando Schwartz (Warwick)
        Title:
        On the topology of black holes