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EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Analysis

Oxbridge PDE conference 2012


Tuesday 17 April - Wednesday 18 April, 2012, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge

We are pleased to host this annual conference between colleagues working in PDEs from University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, Imperial College London, King's College London and Université Paris-Sud 11 (Orsay).

This annual conference is held alternately in Oxford and Cambridge, and is focused on analysis and PDEs.


Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Particle trajectories beneath irrotational travelling water waves, Professor Adrian Constantin, King's College London

Higher multiplicity in minimal varieties, Dr Neshan Wickramasekera, University of Cambridge

Free Boundary Problems in Nonlinear Hyperbolic Conservation Laws, Professor Gui-Qiang Chen, University of Oxford

Ancient solutions to the Navier-Stokes equations in half-space, Professor Gregory Seregin, University of Oxford

Joint works on continuous solutions to a balance equation, Dr Laura Caravenna, University of Oxford

Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Min-max methods and the Willmore conjecture, Dr Andre Neves, Imperial College London

Smooth topology-preserving approximations of rough domains, Professor Sir John Ball, University of Oxford

The black hole stability problem, Professor Mihalis Dafermos, University of Cambridge

Non-linear stability of Schwarzschild-AdS for the spherically symmetric Einstein-Klein-Gordon system (PDF), Dr Jacques Smulevici, Université Paris-Sud 11

Programme and abstracts

The full programme with abstracts is available to download here.

Further information

Local convenors for this event: