Firenze, April 18th-19th, 2008
The Symposium features eight invited lectures held by
Luigi Ambrosio (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy)
Variational formulations of gradient flows and optimal transportation
Jacek Banasiak (University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa)
Positivity, phase transitions and multiple solutions in linear dynamical systems: between modeling and mathematical analysis
Constantine M. Dafermos (Brown University, Providence, USA)
Progress in hyperbolic conservation laws
Giuseppe Da Prato (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy)
On parabolic equations for measures
Mariano Giaquinta (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy)
Ground states with cracks and related issues
Adam C. McBride (Strathclyde University, Glasgow, Scotland)
Semigroups I have known
Rainer Nagel (Universität Tübingen, Germany)
Transport problems in networks
Denis Serre (École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France)
Nonlinear Maxwell models and special relativity
The symposium is intended to present some aspects of evolution phenomena in pure and applied sciences and encourage further developments and collaborations among the participants. At the beginning, two special addresses will be dedicated to an overview of the scientific contributions by Aldo Belleni Morante.
Facoltà di Ingegneria, via. S. Marta, 3, (I)-50139, Firenze.
No grants for supporting participants are available. Please look at this page for practical informations. Please write to one of the members of the scientific committee to confirm your participation:
Giovanni Frosali (Università di Firenze) giovanni.frosali_at_unifi.it
Paolo Maria Mariano (Università di Firenze) paolo.mariano_at_unifi.it
Giuseppe Modica (Università di Firenze) giuseppe.modica_at_unifi.it
You can see or download a poster with the second announcement of the meeting.
You can download the schedule of the meeting.
The meeting is organized by the Facoltà di Ingegneria, the Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile e Ambientale and the Dipartimento di Matematica Applicata `̏̏G. Sansone˝ of the Università di Firenze. At the present time we acknowledge the support of
We look forward to see you in Firenze.