Shanks Workshop

Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Applications

Vanderbilt University

March 17-18, 2007


Organizer: Gieri Simonett

All talks on Saturday will be in SC 1310

All talks on Sunday will be in SC 1431



Saturday, March 17:

10:00-10:50 am        Herbert Amann: Parabolic equations on manifolds with singularities

11:00-11:50 am        Jan Prüss: Stefan problems with surface tension


2:00-2:50 pm             Glenn Webb: Epidemic models structured by disease age

3:00-3:50 pm             Patrick Guidotti: A class of free boundary problems with onset of a phase

4:10-5:00 pm             Mikhail Perepelitsa: The Navier-Stokes equations for the motion of compressible, viscous fluid flows with the no-slip boundary condition



Sunday, March 18:

10:00-10:50 am        Emmanuele DiBenedetto: Local clustering of the non-zero set of functions in W^{1,1}_{loc}

11:00-11:50 am        Vincenzo Vespri: Harnack estimates for quasilinear parabolic equations I


2:00-2:50 pm             Ugo Gianazza: Harnack estimates for quasilinear parabolic equations II

3:00-3:50 pm             Joachim Escher: Singularities of solutions to shallow water models

4:10-5:00 pm             Dieter Bothe: Modeling and analysis of two-fluid systems - from interface to interphase



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