Controlling the spread of invasive biological species

Controlling the spread of invasive biological species

Date: Thu. November 24, 2022 Event: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar “Controlling the spread of invasive biological species” Speaker: Prof. Maria Teresa Chiri Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics Queen’s University (Canada) Abstract. We consider a controlled reaction-diffusion…

Ensemble control of quantum systems by adiabatic evolution

Ensemble control of quantum systems by adiabatic evolution

Date: Wed. November 16, 2022 Event: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar “Ensemble control of quantum systems by adiabatic evolution” Speaker: Prof. Dr. Mario Sigalotti Affiliation: Centre de Recherche Paris, LJLL – Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions (France). Abstract. In the…

Mini-workshop: “Analysis, Numerics and Control”

Mini-workshop: “Analysis, Numerics and Control”

Date: Tue. November 14, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mini-workshop “Analysis, Numerics and Control” 11:00H Title: Nonlocal complement value problem for a global in time parabolic equation Speaker: Dr. Jean-Daniel Djida Affiliation: Visiting Postdoctoral researcher from AIMS-Cameroon • Slides Abstract. In this joint work…

Mini-workshop: “Analysis, Numerics and Control”

Mini-workshop: “Analysis, Numerics and Control”

Date: Fri. November 11, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mini-workshop “Analysis, Numerics and Control” 11:00H Title: Stabilization results for the KdV equation Speaker: Hugo Parada Affiliation: Visiting PhD Student from the Laboratory Jean Kunztmann, Grenoble (France) • Slides Abstract.The Korteweg-de Vries (KdV) equation, was…

Machine learning for MR image reconstruction: From first results to ongoing challenges

Machine learning for MR image reconstruction: From first results to ongoing challenges

Date: Wed. November 2, 2022 Event: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar “Machine learning for MR image reconstruction: From first results to ongoing challenges” Speaker: Prof. Dr. Florian Knoll Affiliation: AIBE, Department Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical Engineering. FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität…

Theory of homogeneous dynamical systems and their application

Theory of homogeneous dynamical systems and their application

Date: Wed. October 26, 2022 Event: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar “Theory of homogeneous dynamical systems and their application” Speaker: Prof. Dr. Denis Efimov Affiliation: Inria, Lille – Nord Europe Center (France) Abstract. Homogeneity is a kind of…

II Workshop on Control Theory and Partial Differential Equations

II Workshop on Control Theory and Partial Differential Equations

Date: Thu. October 26, 2022 Event: II Workshop on Control Theory and Partial Differential Equations Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil Title: Control and Machine Learning Speaker: Our Head Prof. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Abstract. In this lecture we shall present some recent results on the interplay between control and Machine Learning, and more precisely, Supervised Learning and Universal Approximation.…

Natural gradient in evolutionary games

Natural gradient in evolutionary games

Date: Tue. October 18, 2022 Event: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar “Natural gradient in evolutionary games” Speaker: Prof. Dr. Vladimir Jaćimović Affiliation: Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, University of Montenegro Abstract. I will start with a very…

Remarks on the long-time dynamics of 2D Euler

Remarks on the long-time dynamics of 2D Euler

Date: Wed. October 12, 2022 Event: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar “Remarks on the long-time dynamics of 2D Euler” Speaker: Prof. Dr. Theodore Drivas Affiliation: Mathematics Department, Stony Brook University (USA) Abstract. We will discuss some old and…

Large-amplitude modulation of periodic traveling waves

Large-amplitude modulation of periodic traveling waves

Date: Wed. October 5, 2022 Event: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU DCN-AvH Seminar “Large-amplitude modulation of periodic traveling waves” Speaker: Prof. Dr. Kevin Zumbrun Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Indiana University (USA) Abstract. We introduce a new approach to the study…

Control and Machine Learning by Enrique Zuazua at SIAM News

Control and Machine Learning by Enrique Zuazua at SIAM News

Date: October 03, 2022 Author: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany). Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship Source: SIAM News, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA) Two recurring questions pertain to the origin, history, and present state of mathematics. The first relates to math’s incredible ability to describe natural, industrial,…

FAU MoD Lecture: Learning-Based Optimization and PDE Control in User-Assignable Finite Time

FAU MoD Lecture: Learning-Based Optimization and PDE Control in User-Assignable Finite Time

Date: Mon. September 19, 2022 Event: FAU MoD Lecture Series Organized by: FAU MoD, Research Center for Mathematics of Data at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: FAU MoD Lecture “Learning-Based Optimization and PDE Control in User-Assignable Finite Time” Speaker: Prof. Dr. Miroslav Krstic Affiliation: University of California San Diego (USA) Abstract. This year is the centennial of the 1922 invention…

Course: A Practical Introduction to Control, Numerics, and Machine Learning (IFAC CPDE 2022)

Course: A Practical Introduction to Control, Numerics, and Machine Learning (IFAC CPDE 2022)

Practical course: Modeling, simulation, optimization FAU DCN-AvH. Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Period: Summer 2022 (IFAC CPDE 2022 Course) _ This course gives a general introduction and some recent developments on the interface between Control, Numerics, and Machine Learning (Supervised Learning and Universal Approximation). The first part of the course is a general introduction to important ideas in control theory, with…

M4CSA: Control and Machine Learning by E. Zuazua

M4CSA: Control and Machine Learning by E. Zuazua

Date: Tue. September 6, 2022 Event: M4CSA, Mathematics for Computer Science and Applications. Title: Control and Machine Learning Speaker: Our Head Prof. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Our Head Enrique Zuazua talked about “Control and Machine Learning” at the M4CSA, Mathematics for Computer Science and Applications.. The conference focused on recent advances in applied and computational harmonic analysis. The…

Enrique Zuazua: 2022 W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize by SIAM

Enrique Zuazua: 2022 W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize by SIAM

Date: July 13, 2022 Enrique Zuazua, 2022 W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize Laureate: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Award: Enrique Zuazua: 2022 W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize By: SIAM – Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Location: Room “Spirit of Pittsburgh A”. SIAMAN22, SIAM Annual Meeting. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA) Born in Eibar “City of Science”, a magical land from…

Quantitative rapid stabilization of some PDE models

Quantitative rapid stabilization of some PDE models

Date: Fri. July 08, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Quantitative rapid stabilization of some PDE models Speaker: Prof. Dr. Shengquan Xiang Affiliation: Mathematical Institute for Data Science at Johns Hopkins University (USA) Abstract. Quantitative stabilization is an active research topic in PDEs’ control…

Quasi-reversibility methods of optimal control for ill-posed final value diffusion equations

Quasi-reversibility methods of optimal control for ill-posed final value diffusion equations

Date: Tue. July 05, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship Title: Quasi-reversibility methods of optimal control for ill-posed final value diffusion equations Speaker: Visitor scientist Prof. Dr. Mahamadi Warma Affiliation: George Mason University (USA) Abstract. We consider optimal control problems associated to generally non-well posed Cauchy problems in a general…

Mini-workshop: “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control”

Mini-workshop: “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control”

Date: Fri. July 1, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mini-workshop “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control” 10:00H Alejandro Aceves, Southern Methodist University “Optics with fractional diffraction” Slides Abstract. Advances in optics many times rely on ways to engineer your optical media. While much is…

Physics-inspired equivariant machine learning

Physics-inspired equivariant machine learning

Date: Wed. June 22, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Physics-inspired equivariant machine learning Speaker: Prof. Dr. Soledad Villar Affiliation: Mathematical Institute for Data Science at Johns Hopkins University (USA) Abstract. There has been enormous progress in the last few years in designing neural networks…

Mini-workshop: “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control”

Mini-workshop: “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control”

Date: Mon. June 20, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mini-workshop “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control” *Hybrid event (online & on-site)   Recording/Video: (available soon)   10:30H Yacouba Simpore, visiting scientist at DeustoCCM, Chair of…

Optimal design of sensors and actuators by E. Zuazua

Optimal design of sensors and actuators by E. Zuazua

Date: Tue. June 14, 2022 Organized by: CIRM, Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques (Marseille, France) Title: Optimal design of sensors and actuators Speaker: Our Head Prof. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Our Head Enrique Zuazua talked about “Optimal design of sensors and actuators” at the Theoretical and Numerical Trends in Inverse Problems and Control for PDEs, and Hamilton-Jacobi Equation:…

Deep redatuming for PDE and inverse problems

Deep redatuming for PDE and inverse problems

Date: Fri. June 10, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Deep redatuming for PDE and inverse problems Speaker: Prof. Dr. Laurent Demanet Affiliation: MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) Abstract. Neural networks have been leveraged in non-trivial ways in the context of computational inverse…

Mini-Workshop “Calculus of Variations and Functional Inequalities”

Mini-Workshop “Calculus of Variations and Functional Inequalities”

Date: Wed. May 25, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mini-workshop “Calculus of Variations and Functional Inequalities” 10:30H Tobias König, Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu, Paris Rive Gauche “The fractional Brezis–Nirenberg problem in low dimensions. Critical…

Mini-Workshop “Model Reduction and Control”

Mini-Workshop “Model Reduction and Control”

Date: Tue. May 24, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mini-workshop ““Model Reduction and Control”   Recording/Video: (available soon)   15:00H Sebastian Peitz, Paderborn University (Universität Paderborn) “Efficient data-driven prediction and control of complex systems via…

FAU DCN-AvH at #NdW22 Long Night of Sciences

FAU DCN-AvH at #NdW22 Long Night of Sciences

Date: Sat. May 21, 2022 18:00H – 00:00H Title: #NdW22 Long Night of Sciences (Lange Nacht der Wissenschaft) On Saturday May 21th, 2022 the #NdW22 “Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften” (Long Night of Sciences) took place in Erlangen, Fürth, and Nürnberg and our FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control, and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship participated with several activities: •…

Optimal Control Design for Fluid Mixing: from Open-Loop to Closed-Loop

Optimal Control Design for Fluid Mixing: from Open-Loop to Closed-Loop

Date: Thu. May 19, 2022 Organized by: Durham University, Seminars in Mathematical Sciences Title: Optimal Control Design for Fluid Mixing: from Open-Loop to Closed-Loop Speaker: Visitor scientist Prof. Dr. Weiwei Hu Affiliation: University of Georgia (USA) Abstract. The question of what velocity fields effectively enhance or prevent transport and mixing, or steer a scalar field to a desired distribution, is…

Some observations on the turnpike property and optimal actuator design

Some observations on the turnpike property and optimal actuator design

Date: Wed. May 11, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Some observations on the turnpike property and optimal actuator design Speaker: Dr. Borjan Geshkovski Affiliation: MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) Abstract. The turnpike property in optimal control and optimal actuator design are by…

Robust Protection against Uncertainties in Discrete-Continuous Optimization

Robust Protection against Uncertainties in Discrete-Continuous Optimization

Date: Fri. April 29, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Robust Protection against Uncertainties in Discrete-Continuous Optimization Speaker: Prof. Dr. Frauke Liers Affiliation: FAU MoD Research Center for Mathematics of Data. Department of Data Science (DDS) Professorship of Optimization under Uncertainty & Data Analysis at…

Quantum algorithms for computing observables of nonlinear partial differential equations

Quantum algorithms for computing observables of nonlinear partial differential equations

Date: Fri. April 1, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Quantum algorithms for computing observables of nonlinear partial differential equations Speaker: Prof. Dr. Shi Jin  Affiliation: Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) Abstract. Nonlinear partial differential equations (PDEs) are crucial to modelling important problems in science…

Book: Optimization and Control for Partial Differential Equations

Book: Optimization and Control for Partial Differential Equations

Date: March, 2022 Book: Optimization and Control for Partial Differential Equations DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110695984   Chapter 3 Limits of stabilizability for a semilinear model for gas pipeline flow • Martin Gugat, Chair for Dynamics Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Prof. FAU DCN-AvH, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) • Michael Herty, RWTH Aachen University. Chapter 12 12 Numerical issues and turnpike phenomenon in…

Contrôle et apprentissage automatique

Contrôle et apprentissage automatique

Date: March 10, 2022 (4 weeks) Organized by: Institut Élie Cartan de Lorraine Cycle “Science and Society” Title: Contrôle et apprentissage automatique (Control and Machine Learning) Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: Affiliation: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Prof., Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Abstract. La motivation de contrôler les machines remonte à l’antiquité : des…

Numerical algorithms as a tool that binds science disciplines with particular emphasis on matrix algorithms

Numerical algorithms as a tool that binds science disciplines with particular emphasis on matrix algorithms

Date: Fri. March 4, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Numerical algorithms as a tool that binds science disciplines with particular emphasis on matrix algorithms Speaker: Prof. Dr. Hab. Eng. Jerzy Respondek Affiliation: Department of Applied Informatics, Silesian University of Technology (Poland) Abstract. The talk…

On adversarial training and perimeter minimization problems

On adversarial training and perimeter minimization problems

Date: Wed. February 16, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: On adversarial training and perimeter minimization problems Speaker: Prof. Dr. Nicolas Garcia Trillos Affiliation: Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA) Abstract. SAdversarial training is a framework widely used by machine learning practitioners to enforce…

Explicit decay rates for discrete velocity BGK models

Explicit decay rates for discrete velocity BGK models

Date: Fri. February 11, 2022 Organized by: Durham University, Seminars in Mathematical Sciences Title: Explicit decay rates for discrete velocity BGK models Speaker: Dr. Tobias Wöhrer Affiliation: FAU DCn-AvH – Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Prof. (Germany) Abstract. In this talk we analyse the long-time behaviour of solutions to prototypical transport-relaxation systems of BGK-type. We…

GSPT for Fast-Slow PDEs

GSPT for Fast-Slow PDEs

Date: Fri. February 4, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Modeling, simulation and control of multi-physical systems: A change of paradigm Speaker: Prof. Dr. Christian Kühn Affiliation: TU München (Germany) Abstract. Systems with multiple time scales appear in a wide variety of applications. Yet, their…

LAMSIN Seminar: Control and Machine Learning

LAMSIN Seminar: Control and Machine Learning

Date: Wed. February 2, 2022 Organized by: Laboratoire de Modélisation Mathématique et Numérique pour les Sciences de l’Ingénieur-LAMSIN, Université de Tunis El Manar (Tunisia) Title: LAMSIN Seminar: Control and Machine Learning Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Prof., Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Abstract. Control, or Cybernetics, according to the…

Modeling, simulation and control of multi-physical systems: A change of paradigm

Modeling, simulation and control of multi-physical systems: A change of paradigm

Date: Fri. January 21, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Modeling, simulation and control of multi-physical systems: A change of paradigm Speaker: Prof. Dr. Volker Mehrmann Affiliation: Technische Universität Berlin (Germany) Abstract. Most real world dynamical systems consist of subsystems from different physical domains, modeled…

Mini-Workshop “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control”

Mini-Workshop “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control”

Date: Fri. January 14, 2022 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mini-Workshop “Recent Advances in Analysis and Control” 13:00H Martin Lazar, -AvH Visiting Scientist at FAU, University of Dubrovnik “Optimal control of parabolic equations – a spectral calculus based approach” Abstract. We consider an optimal control…

Visiting BAYLAT

Visiting BAYLAT

On November 25th, 2021 our Head Prof. Enrique Zuazua, Dipl.-Pol. Patrick Stör from our Faculty of Sciences at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) and our visiting scientist Sebastian Zamorano from University of Santiago of Chile visited BAYLAT, Bavarian University Center for Latin America where they met BAYLAT as their service center in the field of Bavarian-Latin American scientific cooperation welcomed by the…