# EPSRC Symposium Workshop on New directions in computational partial differential equations

## Monday 12 - Friday 16 January 2009

**Organisers:** John Barrett (Imperial College), Charlie Elliott (Warwick) Chris Schwab (E.T.H.), Endre Süli (Oxford)

**Abstracts of talks**

**All talks will be in Lecture Room B3.02, Mathematics Institute, Zeeman Building**

**Monday 12 January 2009**

- 09:00
in the Mathematics Research Centre Room B1.37**Registration** - 11:30
**E. Cances**(INRIA)*PDEs and electronic structure calculations* - 12:30 Lunch in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 14:00
**K. Deckelnick**(Magdeburg)*Approximation of axisymmetric solutions of Willmore flow under Dirichlet boundary conditions* - 15:00 Tea in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 15:45
**A. Szepessy**(Stockholm)*Stochastic molecular dynamics derived from the time-independent Schrödinger Equation* - 16:30
**M. Rumpf**(Bonn)*Natural discretization of gradient flows - Applications to viscous thin films and Willmore flow* - 17:15
**C-B. Schoenlieb**(Cambridge)*Fourth-order PDEs for image restoration* - 18:00 Wine & Snacks in Common room

**Tuesday 13 January 2009**

- 09:30
**B. Stinner**(Warwick)*Elastic biomembranes involving lipid separation* - 10:15 Coffee in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 11:00
**J. Lowengrub**(Irvine)*Multiscale models of solid tumour growth and angiogenesis* - 11:45 Short talks
- 12:30 Lunch in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 13:30
**Discussion** - 15:15 Tea in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 16:00
**R. Nurnberg**(Imperial)*Numerical approximation of gradient flows for curve networks and surface clusters* - 16:45
**R.H. Nochetto**(Maryland)*AFEM for geometric biomembranes and fluid-membrane interaction*

**Wednesday 14 January 2009**

- 09:30
**K. Kunisch**(Graz)*Semi-smooth Newton methods for optimal control of variational inequalities* - 10:15 Coffee in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 11:00
**M. Hintermueller**(Berlin)*Recent advances in optimal control of variational inequalities* - 11:45
**M. Hinze**(Hamburg)*Optimization with PDEs in the presence of constraints - tailored discrete concepts and error analysis* - 12:45 Lunch in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 14:30
**A. Kunoth**(Paderborn)*Space-time adaptive wavelet methods for control problems constrained by parbolic PDEs* - 15:15 Tea in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 16:00
**M. Luskin**(Minnesota)*Mathematical foundations for predictive and efficient quasicontinuum methods* - 16:45
*Short Talks*

**Thursday 15 January 2009**

- 09:30
**S. Ganesan**(Imperial)*An accurate finite element solution of interface flows with surfactants* - 10:15 Coffee in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 11:00
**I. Graham**(Bath)*Multiscale finite elements for high-contrast elliptic interface problems* - 11:45
**A. Prohl**(Tübingen)*Fabrication of aluminium – modeling, analysis, and numerics* - 12:45 Lunch
- 14:30
**O. Lakkis**(Sussex)*Error control via elliptic reconstruction in some evolution equations*pdf of abstract - 15:15 Tea in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
16:15*Change of Lecture Room to MS.01***A. Quarteroni**(Milan)*Domain decomposition methods and partial differential equations*- Evening Workshop Dinner in Kenilworth

**Friday 16 January 2009**

- 09:30
**C. Ortner**(Oxford)*Analysis of quasicontinuum methods* - 10:15 Coffee in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 11:00
**A. Voigt**(Dresden)*PDE's on surfaces - a diffuse interface approach* - 11:45
**E. Zuazua**(Madrid)*Dispersive methods for linear and nonlinear Schrödinger equations* - 12:30 Lunch
- 14:30
**Closing Discussion** - 15:20 Tea in the Mathematics Institute Common Room
- 16:00
*Departmental Colloquium***A. Quarteroni**(Milan)*Mathematical modelling and the Galileo legacy* - 17:15 Wine & Cheese in Common room

See also:

Mathematics Research Centre

Mathematical Interdisciplinary Research at Warwick (MIR@W)

Past Events

Past Symposia

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