Mathematics in our changing world - How visions shape reality

25.09.2012
13:00 - 27.09.2012

Ort

International Conference in honour of Prof. Deuflhard

September 25-27, 2012

Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum für Informationstechnik Berlin (ZIB)
Takustraße 7, 14195 Berlin

Invited speakers:

M. Aigner, F. Bornemann, D. Braess, W. Dahmen, M. Dellnitz, W. Hackbusch, E. Hairer, C. Lasser, Ch. Lubich, A. Majda, N. Peters, S. Röblitz, B. Russell, O. Sander, J. Sethian, F. Schmidt, M. Vingron, G. Wanner, G. Wittum, M. Wulkow, H. Yserentant

 

Program

Time Tuesday 25.09.
13:00 Opening
13:30 - 14:30 W.Dahmen, RWTH Aachen
How good is greed?
14:30 - 15:00 O. Sander, Freie Universität Berlin
Simulating the human knee
15:00 - 15:30 R. Russell, Simon Fraser University
How Does One Compare the Many Adaptive Mesh Generation Methods?
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:00 W. Hackbusch, MPI Leipzig
Back to regular grids?
17:00 - 17:30 D. Braess, Universität Bochum
Why are comparison theorems for finite elements derived by techniques from a posteriori error analysis?
17:30 - 18:00 G. Wittum, Universität Frankfurt
Modelling and Simulation of Biological Systems with UG4
 
Time Wednesday 26.09.
 
10:00 - 11:00 J. Sethian, University of California
Tracking Multiphase Physics: Geometry, Foams, Thin Films, and Biological Membranes
11:00 - 11:30 S. Röblitz, ZIB Berlin
 The Role of Mathematics in Estrogen Modelling
11:30 - 12:00 F. Bornemann, TU München
Off the textbooks: on teaching a chapter in numerical analysis
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:30 N. Peters, RWTH Aachen
A new geometrical feature in turbulence: A surface which contains all extremal points of the turbulent kinetic energy
14:30 - 15:00 F. Schmidt, ZIB
Optics of solar cells
15:00 - 15:30 M. Wulkow, CiT Rastede
Modeling, simulation, software for chemistry - and for the sinking ship
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:00 H. Yserentant, TU Berlin
Hierarchies
17:00 - 17:30 C. Lasser, TU München
Waves or particles
17:30 - 18:00 M. Aigner, FU Berlin
Ein Mann mit Eigenschaften
19:00 - 23:00 Conference Dinner
 
Time Thursday 27.09.
 
10:00 - 11:00 A.J. Majda, New York University
Data Driven Methods for Complex Turbulent Systems
11:00 - 11:30 M. Dellnitz, Universität Paderborn
The Computation of Invariant Sets via Newton's Method
11:30 - 12:00 M. Vingron, MPI Berlin
Studying gene regulation on a genomic scale
12:00 - 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:30 G. Wanner, Université de Genéve
Eternal Mathematics for the Changing World
14:30 - 15:00 E. Hairer, Université de Genéve
Analysis of parareal algorithms for Hamiltonian systems
15:00 - 15:30 C. Lubich, Universität Tübingen
Differential equations for discrete optimization
15:30 Closing

Registration

The conference is starting after lunch on September 25, 2012 and ending in the afternoon of the 27th. There will be only invited talks. There are no registration fees for invited participants.

To register please fill out the corresponding online form.



 

Zeit & Ort

25.09.2012, 13:00 - 27.09.2012

ZIB, Takustr. 7, 14195 Berlin