Conference Program (September 16 – 20)

Monday, September 16th, 2013

The conference will take place in the building of Foundation for Research and Technoloy (FORTH) in Heraklion, Crete, Greece between September 16 – 20. There will be plenary lectures and mini–symposia (run in parallel) organized on targeted thematic programs according to the following timetable.

The program of the Conference can be downloaded from here.

  Plenary Talks
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
  Chair: Georgios Akrivis
09:30 – 10:20 Wolfgang Dahmen, RWTH Aachen

Tensor sparse solutions of high–dimensional PDEspdf
10:30 – 11:20 Benjamin Schlein, U. of Bonn

On the Hartree and Hartree–Fock equations for weakly interacting particlespdf
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break
  Chair: Charalambos Makridakis
12:00 – 12:50 Stefano Bianchini, SISSA Trieste

Quadratic interaction potentials for conservation lawspdf
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 – 15:20 Angela Stevens, U. of Münster

Qualitative behavior of a PDE-ODE system and its relation to random walkspdf
  Mini-Symposia
  Analysis and Stochastics in Physical Systems
Location: Room 1 (1st floor)
Chair: N. Alikakos & G. Karali
Mathematical and Computational Methods in Non–equilibrium Statistical Mechanics
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
Chair: V. Harmandaris
Waves and Imaging
Location: A. Payatakes Room (1st floor)
Chair: C. Tsogka
15:30 – 16:00 Dimitra Antonopoulou
IACM – FORTH

Dynamics and stochastic limit for phase transition problems with noisepdf
Rafael Buscalioni
U. de Madrid, IFIMAC

Mori Zwanzig formalism as a practical computational tool new results and perspectivespdf
Dimitrios Mitsoudis
ACMAC, U. of Crete

Imaging of extended reflectors in a two–dimensional waveguidepdf
16:00 – 16:30 Hendrik Weber
U. of Warwick

Invariant measure of the stochastic Allen–Cahn equation: the regime of small noise and large system sizepdf
Vagelis Harmandaris
U. of Crete

Simulations of soft matter under equilibrium and non–equilibrium conditionsppt
Drossos Gkintidis
NTUA

The inverse transmission eigenvalue problempdf
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break
17:00 – 17:30 Ludovic Goudenège
U. Paris–Est – Marne–la–Vallée

Stochastic phase field equationpdf
Petr Plechac
U. of Delaware

Information–theoretic tools for parametrized coarse–graining of non–equlibrium extended systemspdf
Adrien Semin
TU Berlin

Coherent imaging using cross–correlations of ambient noise sourcespdf
17:30 – 18:00 Shimojo Masahiko
Okayama U. of Science

On a free boundary problem for the curvature flow with driven forcepdf
Dimitrios Tsagkarogiannis
U. of Crete

Nonequilibrium processes for current reservoirspdf
Maxence Cassier
INRIA – POEMS

Space–time focusing on unknown obstaclespdf
18:00 – 18:30 Apostolos Damialis
U. of Athens

On the derivation of angle conditions at junctions of diffused interfacespdf






18:30 – 19:00 Christos Sourdis
U. of Crete

The ground state of a Gross–Pitaevskii energy with general potential in the Thomas–Fermi limitpdf






Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

The conference will take place in the building of Foundation for Research and Technoloy (FORTH) in Heraklion, Crete, Greece between September 16 – 20. There will be plenary lectures and mini–symposia (run in parallel) organized on targeted thematic programs according to the following timetable.

The program of the Conference can be downloaded from here.

  Plenary Talks
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
  Chair: Ioannis Stratis
09:30 – 10:20 Felix Otto, Max Planck Leipzig

A quantitative theory in stochastic homogenizationpdf
10:30 – 11:20 Antoine Gloria, U. Libre de Bruxelles

Stochastic homogenization and statistical physicspdf
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break
  Chair: Markos Katsoulakis
12:00 – 12:50 Vieri Mastropietro, U. degli Studi di Milano

Universality results in statistical physicspdf
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 – 15:20 George Papanicolaou, Stanford U.

Correlation based imaging and applicationspdf
  Mini-Symposia
  Functional Inequalities
Location: Room 1 (1st floor)
Chair: S. Filippas & A. Tertikas
Numerical Methods for P.D.E's
Location: A. Payatakes Room (1st floor)
Chair: T. Katsaounis
Phase Transitions
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
Chair: D. Tsagkarogiannis
15:30 – 16:00 Gerassimos Barbatis
U. of Athens

On the Hardy constant of non–convex planar domains the case of the quadrilateralpdf
Chiara Simeoni
U. of L' Aquila

Relaxation methods and finite element schemes for the equations of visco–elastodynamicspdf
Alessandro Giuliani
U. di Roma Tre

Realization of stripes and slabs in two and three dimensionspdf
16:00 – 16:30 Luisa Moschini
Sapienza U. of Rome

Hardy–Sobolev–Maz'ya inequalities for the fractional Laplacianpdf
Rony Touma
Lebanese American U.

Central schemes for some PDE'spdf
Roman Kotecky
U. of Warwick

Long range order for planar Potts antiferromagnetspdf
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break
17:00 – 17:30 Baptiste Devyver
The Technion

Optimal Hardy–type inequalitiespdf
Simona Perotto
Politecnico di Milano

Anisotropic meshes for PDEs, a posteriori error analysis and mesh adaptivitypdf
Fabio Toninelli
Institut Camille Jordan – U. Claude Bernard Lyon 1

SOS model with entropic repulsion equilibrium fluctuations and metastabilitypdf
17:30 – 18:00 Bartlomiej Dyda
U. of Bielefeld

On fractional Hardy inequalitiespdf
Emmanuil Georgoulis
U. of Leicester

On a posteriori error bounds for convection–dominated and hyperbolic problemspdf
Daniel Ueltschi
U. of Warwick

Nematic phase of spin 1 quantum systemspdf
18:00 – 18:30 Klaus Ecker
Free U. of Berlin

Logarithmic Sobolev inequalities on submanifoldspdf
Angela Kunoth
U. of Padeborn

Adaptive approximations of parametric PDE–constrained control problemspdf
Nicholas Crawford
The Technion

Emptiness formation in XXZ quantum spin systemspdf

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

The conference will take place in the building of Foundation for Research and Technoloy (FORTH) in Heraklion, Crete, Greece between September 16 – 20. There will be plenary lectures and mini–symposia (run in parallel) organized on targeted thematic programs according to the following timetable.

The program of the Conference can be downloaded from here.

  Plenary Talks
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
  Chair: George Papanicolaou
09:30 – 10:20 Frank Merle, U. de Cergy Pontoise & IHES

Classification of radial solutions of the focusing, energy–critical wave equationpdf
10:30 – 11:20 Houman Owhadi, Caltech

Bayesian Brittlenesspdf
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 – 12:50 Charles Elliott, U. of Warwick

Finite element methods for surface PDEspdf
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break
  Excursion – Free Afternoon – Dinner

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

The conference will take place in the building of Foundation for Research and Technoloy (FORTH) in Heraklion, Crete, Greece between September 16 – 20. There will be plenary lectures and mini–symposia (run in parallel) organized on targeted thematic programs according to the following timetable.

The program of the Conference can be downloaded from here.

  Plenary Talks
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
  Chair: Athanasios Tzavaras
09:30 – 10:20 Thomas Hou, Caltech

Recent progress on search of 3D Euler singularitiespdf
10:30 – 11:20 Clement Mouhot, Cambridge

Semigroup factorization and relaxation rates of kinetic equationspdf
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break
  Chair: Chrysoula Tsogka
12:00 – 12:50 Laure Saint–Raymond, École Normale Supérieure & U. Paris 6

Fluid models as scaling limits of systems of particlespdf
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 – 15:20 Josselin Garnier, U. Paris VII & Lab. Jacques-Louis Lions

Role of scattering in correlation–based imaging in random mediapdf
  Mini-Symposia
  Hyperbolic Conservation Laws
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
Chair: A. Tzavaras
Modelling and Computations in Atmospheric Sciences
Location: A. Payatakes Room (1st floor)
Chair: G. Kossioris
Semiclassical Methods in Multiple Dimensions
Location: Room 1 (1st floor)
Chair: G. Makrakis
15:30 – 16:00 Marshall Slemrod
U. of Wisconsin & Weizmann Institute

Recent results on the conservation laws of isometric embeddingpdf
Kostas Lagouvardos
National Observatory of Athens

Numerical weather predictionppt
Andrey I. Shafarevich
Lomonosov Moscow State U.

Semiclassical spectral series for Schroedinger operators with Delta-type potentialspdf
16:00 – 16:30 Elisabetta Chiodaroli
U. of Zurich

Non–standard solutions in compressible gas dynamicspdf
Vasso Kotroni
National Observatory of Athens

The Greek surface observation network operated by the National Observatory of Athensppt
Anatoly Yu. Anikin
Bauman Moscow TU

Librations and tunneling in quantum double wellpdf
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break
17:00 – 17:30 Cleopatra Christoforou
U. of Cyprus

Decay of positive waves to hyperbolic balance lawspdf
Haralambos Feidas
Aristotle U. of Thessaloniki

The Geographic Climate Information system GEOCLIMApdfmovie
Aleksei P. Kiselev
Steklov Mathematical Institute

Paraxial and exact highly localized wave solutionspdf
17:30 – 18:00 Yong–Jung Kim
KAIST

Connectedness of a zero–level as a unifacation of Oleinik type one–sided inequalitiespdf
Michail Diamantakis
ECMWF

Global numerical weather predictions and the semi–Lagrangian semi–implicit dynamical core of the ECMWF forecast modelpdf
Alexander Kachalov
Steklov Mathematical Institute

Gaussian beams and their relation to geometrypdf
18:00 – 18:30 Corrado Lattanzio
U. degli Studi dell' Aquila

Relative entropy methods for relaxation limitspdf
Roberto San Jose
U. Politécnica de Madrid

Air quality modelling: Applications and forecasting systemspdf
Sergey Yu. Dobrokhotov
Instit. of Problems in Mechanics, Russian Academy of Sciences

New formulas for Maslov's canonical operator in a neighborhood of caustics in 2D semiclassical asymptotics and applicationspdf
18:30 – 19:00 Constantine Dafermos
Brown U.

Long–time behavior of periodic solutions to scalar conservation laws in several space dimensionspdf
Maria Kanakidou
U. of Crete

Simulations of atmospheric composition and nitrogen deposition with focus on the Mediterraneanpdf
Vladimir E. Nazaikinskii
Instit. of Problems in Mechanics, Russian Academy of Sciences

Semiclassical asymptotics of solutions of the wave equation with degeneration at the boundarypdf
19:00 – 19:30


Nektarios Chrysoulakis
IACM – FORTH

Earth observation contribution to surface parameterization in atmospheric modellingpdf



19:30 – 20:00


Michael Plexousakis
U. of Crete

The utilization of WRF for the study of extreme weather events over Greecepdf



Friday, September 20th, 2013

The conference will take place in the building of Foundation for Research and Technoloy (FORTH) in Heraklion, Crete, Greece between September 16 – 20. There will be plenary lectures and mini–symposia (run in parallel) organized on targeted thematic programs according to the following timetable.

The program of the Conference can be downloaded from here.

  Plenary Talks
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
  Chair: Constantine Dafermos
09:30 – 10:20 Panagiotis Souganidis, U. of Chicago

An overview of the theory of stochastic homogenizationpdf
10:30 – 11:20 Siddhartha Mishra, ETH Zurich

Numerical schemes that converge to the entropy measure valued solutions of systems of conservation lawspdfmovie
11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 – 12:50 Lenya Ryzhik, Stanford U.

Weak coupling limits in random media with long range correlationspdf
13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break
  Mini-Symposia
  Atomistic and Continuum Modelling in Materials
Location: Room 1 (1st floor)
Chair: P. Rosakis
Novel Phenomena in Linear and Nonlinear Optical Systems
Location: Amphitheater (Underground floor)
Chair: N. Efremidis
14:30 – 15:00 Konstantinos Koumatos
U. of Oxford

From nonlinear to linearized elasticity via Gamma–convergence and applications to nematic elastomerspdf
Costantino De Angelis
U. degli Studi di Brescia

Binary plasmonic waveguide arrays. Modulational instability and gap solitonspdf
15:00 – 15:30 Edoardo Mainini
U. of Genoa

Finite crystallization for particle interactionspdf
Ady Arie
Tel Aviv U.

Self accelerating beams of photons and electronsppt
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 16:30 Dimitrios Mitsoudis
ACMAC, U. of Crete

On atomistic–to–continuum couplings without ghost forcespdf
Francois Courvoisier
U. of Franche–Comte

Arbitrary nonparaxial accelerating beams and application to femtosecond laser micromachiningpptmovie
16:30 – 17:00 Ioannis Remediakis
U. of Crete

Atomistic Wulff construction and the shape of nanoparticles of noble metalspdf
Nikolaos Efremidis
U. of Crete

Curving and focusing light wavespdf
17:00 – 17:30 Phoebus Rosakis
U. of Crete

Lattice point problems and surface energies of crystalspdf
Eugenio Del Re
Sapienza U. of Rome

Exploring solitons in glass–formerspdf