CVGMT Eventshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/events/en-usSun, 20 May 2018 16:00:25 +0000Oberwolfach Seminar: Spectral Estimates on Noncompact Manifolds and Applications to Geometryhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/461/20 - 26 May 2018: Oberwolfach Institute. <p>The course is addresses to Ph.D. or post-doc students, and aims to introduce the attendants to various techniques to study the spectrum of relevant operators on manifolds. Motivations and applications come from problems in Geometric Analysis, and will be highlighted in the course.</p><p>Programme overview:(1) Basics: Laplace, Schrödinger and Dirac operators with special focus on noncompact manifolds, Geometry of submanifolds and immersions, Introduction to the spectral theory of compact minimal hypersurfaces</p><p>(2) Techniques to study the spectrum on noncompact manifolds: Rayleigh-Ritz and minmax,Radialization, Heat kernels and Green functions, decay estimates for embedded eigenvalues, Conditions for discreteness of spectra<i> half lines in the essential spectra</i> existence of spectral gaps</p><p>(3) Applications: Geometric implications to immersions, submanifold theory: index estimatesand harmonic forms, spectral stability and topology of manifolds, Weak compactness of closed minimal hypersurfaces under spectral bounds, (Non-)existence results for geometric semilinear PDEs, e.g. Yamabe-type equations.</p><p>Introductory reading: Some spectral theory:Chapter 3 in Pigola S., Rigoli M. and Setti A.,Vanishing and Finiteness Results in GeometricAnalysis, Progress in Math. 266, 2008</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/461/Bicocca-Urbino Days in Nonlinear Analysishttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/445/24 - 25 May 2018: Milano. <p>First edition of the Bicocca-Urbino Days in Nonlinear Analysis</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/445/Brescia-Trento Nonlinear Day Ed. IIhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/433/25 - 25 May 2018: Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. Dip. di Matematica e Fisica "Nicolò Tartaglia".. http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/433/New trends in PDEhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/447/29 - 30 May 2018: . <p>Catania, May 29-30, 2018</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/447/New trends in PDEshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/472/29 - 30 May 2018: Catania. http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/472/Variational and PDE problems in Geometric Analysishttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/483/31 May - 1 Jun 2018: Bologna. http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/483/International School on Extrinsic Curvature Flowshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/437/4 - 15 Jun 2018: International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste. <p>The School aims at introducing students both to the basic ideas and to the most recent breakthroughs in the field of extrinsic curvature flows, a fundamental research direction at the intersection of Analysis and Geometry, with deep connections to the theories of minimal surfaces and of diffusive partial differential equations.</p><p>Extrinsic flows have important applications to the geometry of submanifolds, as their study provides an effective strategy for obtaining topological classification results and for proving sharp geometric inequalities.</p><p>In a broader context, extrinsic flows arise in describing the dynamics of interfaces in physical and biological sciences, a fact that provides a strong scientific motivation for their mathematical inquiry.</p><p>Virtually all the different approaches to mean curvature flows will be accounted for, with particular emphasis on the fundamental problem of singularities formation.</p><p>A major goal of the School will indeed be putting the best students in the position of understanding the many open problems in the field.</p><p><b>The school is organized in partnership with the Clay Mathematics Institute.</b></p><p><b>Online application</b> <a href='http://indico.ictp.it/event/8314/'>http://indico.ictp.it/event/8314/</a></p><p><b>Application deadline</b> 1 March 2018</p><p><b>Grants</b> A limited number of grants are available to support the attendance of selected participants, with priority given to participants from developing countries. There is no registration fee.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/437/International School on Extrinsic Curvature Flowshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/462/4 - 15 Jun 2018: ICTP. <p>The deadline for partecipation is March 1, 2018. Partecipants can benefitof the favourable housing options offered by ICTP.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/462/Recent advances in Geometric Analysishttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/478/4 - 8 Jun 2018: Centro De Giorgi, Pisa. <p>The aim of the workshop is to bring together experts working on different sides of Geometric Analysis: PDE aspects, minimal or constant mean curvature surfaces, geometric inequalities, applications to general relativity and others.</p><p>Financial support for young researchers can be offered upon request, according to funds available.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/478/Nonlinear PDEs in Geometry and Physics: Indam Workshophttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/443/11 - 15 Jun 2018: Cortona, Palazzone. <p>The goal of the program in Nonlinear PDEs in Geometry and Physics will be to bring together researcher who are working PDEswith connections to differential geometry and mathematical physics. Some of the areas represented by the invited speakers will include:• Non-local minimal surfaces. • Higher order elliptic and parabolic equations. • Fully nonlinear equations. • Geometric Evolution Equations.</p><p>The meeting will have the following format:• There will be three lecture series consisting of three talks, the first of which will be introductory in nature and aimed at graduate students. • There will be one-hour lectures, grouped by mathematical theme.• There will be special sessions consisting of shorter talks.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/443/Geometric Measure Theory in Veronahttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/450/11 - 15 Jun 2018: Verona. <p>Event supported by MIUR SIR (RBSI14RVEZ), MSCA CuMiN (752018), Dip. Informatica (Univ. Verona), Dip. Matematica “T. Levi-Civita” (Univ. Padova).</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/450/Nonlocal interactions: Dislocations and beyondhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/451/11 - 14 Jun 2018: University of Bath. <p>Event supported by EPSRC First grant EP$/$N035631$/$1: Dislocation patterns beyond optimality</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/451/Workshop on stability of functional inequalities and applicationshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/455/13 - 15 Jun 2018: Toulouse. <p>The workshop will take place on June 13-15 2018, at the Institut de Mathematiques de Toulouse, Université Paul Sabatier. It is supported by the Labex CIMI and the ANR project “Entropies, Flots, Inégalités”.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/455/CIME Course in Geometric Analysishttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/454/17 - 22 Jun 2018: Hotel San Michele, Cetraro, Cosenza. http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/454/Special Materials and Complex Systems -- SMACS 2018http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/456/18 - 22 Jun 2018: Gargnano (Italy). <p>The Workshop focuses on the mathematical analysis of - phase transitions and plasticity models in elastic materials - fracture, damage, delamination systems, possibly with bulk-interface interactions- diffuse interface models for interacting fluidswith applications to special materials and complex systems as - shape-memory and bio-materials- liquid crystals- polymers- additive manufacturing and 3D printing- multi-component liquid mixtures and multi-phase fluids- tumor growth</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/456/An Analyst, a Geometer and a Probabilist Walk Into a Barhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/448/25 - 29 Jun 2018: Cardiff University. <p>This workshop aims to bring together mathematicians working at the crossroads of analysis, geometry and probability. More and more problems require solutions that invlove ingredients from these different fields, and this workshop will provide an opportunity for sharing novel techniques.</p><p>Allowing plenty of time for discussions, as well as funding for students and early career researchers, it is hoped that this workshop can inspire new projects and collaborations. Moreover, this is an opportunity to highlight the growing strength of the School of Mathematics at Cardiff University and establish further links in the UK, Europe and beyond.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/448/Calculus of Variations at Paris-Diderothttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/452/25 - 27 Jun 2018: Paris. <p>The aim of this workshop is to bring together experts in Calculus of Variations working in geometric measure theory, optimal transport and analysis on singular sets such as graphs or branched structures. We will focus both on the theoretical and the numerical aspects of the topic. We hope that this workshop will be the occasion to foster the emergence of new ideas and interactions among the participants.</p><p>List of Speakers:</p><p>Elie Bretin, INSA Lyon, FranceMaria Colombo, ETH - ZurichGuido De Philippis, SISSA, Trieste, ItalyFlaviana Iurlano, UPMC, FranceBenoît Merlet, Université Lille, FranceMatteo Novaga, Università di Pisa, ItalyMatthias Röger, Universität Dortmund, GermanyBerardo Ruffini, Université de Montpelier, FranceFilippo Santambrogio, Université Paris-Sud, FranceEugene Stepanov, St. Petersburg State University, RussiaBozhidar Velichkov, Université Grenoble Alpes, FranceBarbara Zwicknagl, TU, Berlin, Germany</p><p>If you wish to attend the workshop, please register on the website before 1st June 2018.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/452/Youth Workshop on Analysishttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/474/27 - 29 Jun 2018: Novosibirsk, Russia. <p>Youth Workshop on Analysis is organized by the Sobolev Institute of Mathematics SB RAS and Regional Mathematical Center NSU. The workshop will take place on June 27th-29th, in Novosibirsk, Russia. Main topics include analysis and geometry on metric structures, Sobolev spaces and geometry of mappings, Banach function spaces, and functional inequalities.</p><p>To register it suffices to send an e-mail to rmc@nsu.ru before May 15th, 2018.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/474/Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory at Sussexhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/458/2 - 4 Jul 2018: Brighton. http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/458/Mini-courses in Mathematical Analysis 2018http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/468/2 - 6 Jul 2018: Università di Padova. <p>The <b>Mini-courses in Mathematical Analysis 2018</b> will be held at the <a href='http://www.math.unipd.it/it/'>Dipartimento di Matematica "Tullio Levi-Civita"</a> and at the <a href='http://www.dicea.unipd.it/'>Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile, Edile ed Ambientale</a> of the <a href='http://www.unipd.it/'>University of Padova</a> from July 2 to July 6. The program consists of four courses and a limited number of short communications. </p><p>Each course will take place in room LuF1, located in Via Luzzatti n. 8, Padova, Italy (see <a href='http://minicourses.dmsa.unipd.it/node/6'>map</a>)</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/468/program "Geometric Function Theory in Fluid Mechanics"http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/470/2 - 20 Jul 2018: Barcelona. <p>The objective of this program is to put together two communities apparently disconnected, and settle common interests and goals.The program includes several events that will happen both at the campus of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and in the historical building of the Universitat de Barcelona (UB).<br>There will be chance for all researchers to present their works in a short talk. Also, the organization will offer housing support to some talented PhD students and young researchers so they can stay in Barcelona for the whole duration of the program. <br>An application is required for both short talks and housing support.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/470/Minimal Surfaces and Mean Curvature Flow - A Conference in Honor of Brian Whitehttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/471/6 - 8 Jul 2018: stanford. http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/471/Varifolds, Geometric Measure Theory and their Applicationshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/473/9 - 12 Jul 2018: Portland, Oregon, USA. <p>Ulrich Menne and Sławomir Kolasiński will visit from the University of Leipzig and the University of Warsaw, respectively, to teach a three-day short course in the areas of geometric measure theory and varifolds aimed at analysis students and others interested in geometric analysis on varifolds. Following this will be a fourth day featuring 6-8 talks on applications of GMT. This course is well suited to students and faculty interested in analysis, differential geometry, variational analysis, and their applications. </p><p>Please visit the webpage for information on registration.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/473/Summer school "Mathematical Summer in Paris"http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/464/16 - 27 Jul 2018: . <p>We announce the first "Mathematical Summer in Paris" summer school that will be held in Paris, from July 16th to July 27 2018. </p><p>The goal is to select and gather 50 brilliant and passionate young people between High-School Diploma -2 and second year of university to do mathematics and discover the Paris area mathematical, scientific and cultural environment. </p><p>The program will consist of conferences, lectures, problem solving activities, scientific and cultural excursions. You can see more about the program (that is still in the making) on the web page https:/msp.math.ens.fr<i></p><p>There is a registration fee of about 400 euros to cover food and board. However some funds are available to help those who could not afford this and also in a few cases to cover travel expenses. </p><p>Please do forward this to interested students,</i></p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/464/School on Einstein Equations: Physical and Mathematical Aspects of General Relativityhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/467/16 - 20 Jul 2018: Domodossola - Italy. <p>The aim of the school is to provide a common ground to PhD students and young researchers in physics and mathematics to meet and learn different viewpoints on various aspects of Einstein equations.</p><p>Lectures will be given by</p><p>Alessandro CARLOTTO (ETH)Giancarlo CELLA (INFN - Pisa)Piotr CHRUSCIEL (University of Vienna)Felix FINSTER (Universität Regensburg)Alexander KAMENSHCHIK (Università di Bologna)Eric POISSON (University of Guelph)</p><p>Registration form and detailed information are available at </p><p>http:/www.univco.it<i>domoschool</i>Edition-2018</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/467/New trends in the variational modeling of failure phenomenahttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/442/20 - 24 Aug 2018: Vienna. <p>The workshop will take place at the Erwin Schrödinger International Institute for Mathematics andPhysics (ESI) in Vienna, during the week 20 August- 24 August 2018. Main topics include continuum mechanics, calculus of variations, geometric measure theory, partial differential equations, and nonlinear functional analysis.</p><p>A list of expected speakers and additional informations can be found at the webpage</p><p><a href='http://www.univie.ac.at/esi_workshop_failure_phenomena/'>http://www.univie.ac.at/esi_workshop_failure_phenomena/</a></p><p>To register it suffices to send an e-mail to rscala@fc.ul.pt before 15th December 2017.</p><p></p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/442/Meeting on Applied Mathematics and Calculus of Variationshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/475/3 - 6 Sep 2018: Rome, Sapienza. <p>The fifth of a series of conferences particularly dedicated to young researchers. Speakers will include</p><p>Alessio Figalli (ETH, Zürich)Nicola Gigli (SISSA, Trieste)Aldo Pratelli (Erlangen)</p><p>David Bourne (Durham)Elisabetta Chiodaroli (EPFL, Lausanne)Vito Crismale (CMAP, Palaiseau)Sara Daneri (Erlangen)Simone di Marino (SNS Pisa)Tom Hudson (Warwick)Xavier Lamy (Toulouse)Tim Laux (Berkley)Annalisa Massaccesi (Verona)Connor Mooney (ETH, Zürich)Heiner Olbermann (Leipzig)Lucia Scardia (Bath)Luca Spolaor (Princeton)</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/475/Advanced School on Theories and Applications of Liquid Crystalshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/481/3 - 7 Sep 2018: Università di Napoli Federico II, Naples. <p>The School aims at providing carefully crafted overviews of the very interdisciplinary character of the topic, ranging from mathematics right up chemistry and industrial applications. The School is addressed to doctoral students, post-doctoral researchers and academics interested in the use of continuum mechanics to model, analyse and understand the physics and mechanics of liquid crystals, in understanding the chemical structure and the applications to soft matter.</p><p>The school will take place at the Università di Napoli Federico II, Scuola Politecnica e delle Scienze di Base, P.le Tecchio, Aula Scipione Bobbio, Naples</p><p>CONTACTS: LC2018(at)UNINA.IT</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/481/NONLINEAR ANALYSIS AND PDEshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/482/10 - 14 Sep 2018: Caserta, Italy. <p>All the information are available at the website: http:/www.pdeincaserta.unicampania.it<i></p><p>The registration is free, but mandatory, please fill the registration form.</p><p>There will be also a poster session. PhD students and post-docs are invited to submit a poster proposal before July 15, 2018, at the poster form.</i></p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/482/FIFTH WORKSHOP ON THIN STRUCTUREShttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/484/13 - 15 Sep 2018: Naples. <p>A thin structure is a three-dimensional object with one or two vanishing dimensions, such as a thin film, a plate, a shell, a beam, a capillary vessel, a network, etc. The response of a beam to stresses, the behavior of a tire on a wet road, the heat diffusion by a radiator, the flow of a fluid in connected pipes, as well as magnetism phenomena in thin films are just examples of questions concerning thin structures.</p><p>The aim of the "Fifth workshop on thin structures" (Naples, September 13-15, 2018) is to bring together experts from different horizons, in order to present and discuss the most recent results concerning mathematical models of thin structures, as well as numerical analysis methods for the validation of solutions and their implementation.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/484/Workshop MAR: Metric Analysis and Regularityhttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/480/24 - 28 Sep 2018: Università di Catania. <p>The goal of this workshop is to group together experts, young researchers, and students working in Calculus of Variations and Geometric Measure Theory, in order to discuss the state of the art, some recent results, and some of the major open problems in the fields of Metric Analysis and Regularity theory for geometric and variational problems and to foster exchange of ideas and collaboration.</p><p>The mornings will be devoted to three lecture series of 3x90 minutes each, by Luigi Ambrosio, Aldo Pratelli, and Emanuele Spadaro. Seminar sessions will be organized in the afternoons.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/480/Mathematics of Thin Structureshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/477/26 - 28 Sep 2018: Dresden, Germany. <p>Workshop „Mathematics of thin structures(Modeling, Analysis and Simulation)“</p><p>(organizers: Stefan Neukamm, Oliver Sander und Axel Voigt)</p><p>which will be held at</p><p> TU Dresden (Faculty of Mathematics), Sept 26, 2018 (9am) - Sept 28, 2018 (6pm)</p><p>Perspective: Many models in mechanics, physics and biology invoke thin structures and physical processes therein. With this workshop we intend to bring together mathematicians and physicists working on the modeling, mathematical analysis and numerics of such models. In particular, topics of interest include variational models for thin films (e.g. featuring wrinkling, prestrain and microstructure) and vector- and tensor-valued partial differential equations on surface (e.g. models for surface liquid crystals and surface fluids).</p><p>The workshop features invited presentations by</p><p> John Ball (Oxford, UK) Sören Bartels (Freiburg, Germany) Peter Bella (Leipzig, Germany) Amin Doostmohammadi (Oxford, UK) Marta Lewicka (Pittsburgh, USA) Andreas Fery (Dresden, Germany) Alain Goriely (Oxford, UK) Peter Hansbo (Jönköping, Sweden) Patrizio Neff (Duisburg-Essen, Germany) Gaetano Napoli (Lecce, Italien) Paul Plucinsky (Minnesota, USA)</p><p>In addition there will be contributed short talks.</p><p>We also kindly ask you to share this information among your colleagues.</p><p>Registration for participation is mandatory and possible till July 20, 2018. The fee is 70 EUR.</p><p>For more details on the program and the registration please visit:</p><p>https:/tu-dresden.de<i>mn</i>math<i>wir</i>neukamm<i>die-professur</i>workshops<i>Workshop2018</p><p>With best regardsStefan Neukamm, Oliver Sander and Axel Voigt</i></p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/477/Topics in Nonlinear Analysis: Calculus of Variations and PDEshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/476/10 - 12 Oct 2018: Faculdade de Ciências - Universidade de Lisboa. <p>Autumn workshop in Lisbon at Departamento de Matemática - Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa. </p><p>Registration is free but mandatory and it can be done on the conference webpage. We kindly ask you to register before August 31st. If you wish to apply for a contributed talk please make the request before June 30th.</p><p>On Friday afternoon one of the speakers will give a lecture aimed at undergraduate and master students.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/476/Conference on "PDEs and Geometric Measure Theory"http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/485/29 Oct - 2 Nov 2018: . <p>Registration to the even is free but compulsory. To register, please visit the webpage of the event.</p><p>We have some limited funding (in terms of accommodation and a per diem) available for graduate students or postdocs. If you are interested in attending the workshop and would like to apply for funding, please visit the webpage of the event.</p><p>Deadline for applications is 15 August 2018. We will then evaluate all applications and inform you about the decisions mid-September 2018. If your application for funding is accepted, we will organise and pay for your accommodation, and you will receive a small per diem to cover meals and public transport in Zurich. We hope that the costs for your travel to Zurich can be covered by your home institution.</p><p>This conference is supported by the ERC grant "Regularity and Stability in Partial Differential Equations (RSPDE)" of Prof. Alessio Figalli, and by the FIM-ETH.</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/485/Optimal Transport and Applicationshttp://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/453/12 - 16 Nov 2018: Centro De Giorgi, Pisa. <p>The traditional Optimal Transport Meeting in Pisa (IX edition)</p>http://cvgmt.sns.it/seminar/453/