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Previous CNA Seminars/Colloquia Fall 2012
Date: Monday, July 9, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Paolo Podio Guidugli
Affiliation: Universita' di Roma Tor Vergata
Title: DISSIPATIVE ENTROPY MAKES THE HEAT EQUATION HYPERBOLIC (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Hao Wu
Affiliation: Fudan University
Title: Well-posedness and long-time behavior of the Hele-Shaw-Cahn-Hilliard system (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Leonard Monsaingeon
Affiliation: Carnegie Melllon University
Title: Existence of travelling waves for a degenerate non-linear advection-diffusion equation (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Paolo Marcellini
Affiliation: Universita' di Firenze
Title: Nonlinear elliptic systems with general growth (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Xin Yang Lu
Affiliation: CNA
Title: Evolution schemes related to the average distance functional (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Misha Neklyudov
Affiliation: University of Tubingen
Title: The role of noise in ensembles of nanomagnetic particles (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Tao Huang
Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Title: Some new results on the uniqueness of heat flow of harmonic maps and nematic liquid crystal flows (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Friday, October 19, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Gal deBotton
Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ben-Gurion University (Israel)
Title: Electromechanical response, stability, wave-propagation and band-gaps in EAP composites (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Richard Kollar
Affiliation: Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
Title: The Krein signature, Evans-Krein function and Hamiltonian-Hopf bifurcations
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Jose' Miguel Urbano
Affiliation: CMUC - University of Coimbra
Title: Local Holder continuity for doubly nonlinear parabolic equations (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Marcus Wunsch
Affiliation: ETH, Zurich
Title: The Hunter-Saxton System and geodesics on (pseudo-) spheres (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Dorian Goldman
Affiliation: Courant Institute
Title: The Gamma limit of the Ohta-Kawasaki energy: Droplet density and the Renormalized Energy (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, November 8, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Matthew Elsey
Affiliation: Courant Institute, New York University
Title: Simulations of Polycrystalline Grain Growth with Unequal Surface Energies (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, November 8, 2012, 2:30 pm
Name: Isaac Chenchiah
Affiliation: University of Bristol
Title: Quasi-Static Brittle Damage Evolution with Multiple Damaged Elastic States (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, December 6, 2012, 1:30 pm
Name: Charles R Doering
Affiliation: University of Michigan
Title: Features of fast living: On the weak selection for longevity in degenerate birth-death processes (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by: Gautam Iyer