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.…

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…

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…

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:…

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…

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…

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…

Neural network and partial differential equations

Neural network and partial differential equations

Date: Wed. December 8, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Neural network and partial differential equations Speaker: Prof. Dr. Lexing Ying Affiliation: Stanford University, Department of Mathematics and ICME, Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (USA) Abstract. In this talk, we will discuss recent interaction…

Estimation of extreme event probabilities in systems governed by PDEs

Estimation of extreme event probabilities in systems governed by PDEs

Date: Wed. December 1, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Estimation of extreme event probabilities in systems governed by PDEs Speaker: Prof. Dr. Georg Stadler Affiliation: Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University (USA) Abstract. We propose methods for the estimation of extreme event…

Variational principles in a stochastic setting

Variational principles in a stochastic setting

Date: Fri. November 26, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Variational principles in a stochastic setting Speaker: Prof. Dr. Tudor Ratiu Affiliation: SJTU – Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) Abstract. The standard variational principles in geometric mechanics suggest an extension to the stochastic setting. Stochastic…

Building bridges Lévy-walk way

Building bridges Lévy-walk way

Date: Wed. November 19, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Building bridges Lévy-walk way Speaker: Prof. Dr. Vasily Zaburdaev Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Abstract. Lévy walks are random walks in which the walker moves continuously and with a constant velocity between the reorientation events. The…

Summer short course (China) 2/4: Control, Machine Learning and Numerics by E. Zuazua

Summer short course (China) 2/4: Control, Machine Learning and Numerics by E. Zuazua

Date: July 9th. to July 26th., 2021 WEEK 2 of 4 Organized by: Tianyuan Mathematical Center in Northeast China and Jilin University China Title: Control, Machine Learning and Numerics Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany TOPICS OF THE COURSE WEEK 2 (July 14th – 17th, 2021) S03: Introduction: Optimization and Perpectives (Wed. July 14, 2021) S04: Finite-dimensional…

Summer short course (China) 1/4: Control, Machine Learning and Numerics by E. Zuazua

Summer short course (China) 1/4: Control, Machine Learning and Numerics by E. Zuazua

Date: July 9th. to July 26th., 2021 WEEK 1 of 4 Organized by: Tianyuan Mathematical Center in Northeast China and Jilin University China Title: Control, Machine Learning and Numerics Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany TOPICS OF THE COURSE WEEK 1 (July 9th – 10th, 2021) S01: Introduction to Control Theory (Fri. July 9, 2021) S02: Introduction:…

Learning Energy-Based Models for Image Reconstruction

Learning Energy-Based Models for Image Reconstruction

Date: Wed. July 07, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Learning Energy-Based Models for Image Reconstruction Speaker: Prof. Dr. Alexander Effland Affiliation: University of Bonn, Germany Abstract. Various problems in computer vision and medical imaging can be cast as inverse problems. A frequent method for…

Some remarks on the Turnpike property by M. Gugat -INdAM workshop

Some remarks on the Turnpike property by M. Gugat -INdAM workshop

Date: Mon. July 05, 2021 Event: INdAM Workshop 2021 “Analysis and Numerics of Design, Control and Inverse Problems” (Roma/Online) Title: Some remarks on the Turnpike property Speaker: Prof. Dr. Martin Gugat Affiliation: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Abstract. The turnpike phenomenon is a structural property or the solutions…

OCA’21 Online CIMPA School: Control, Numerics and Machine Learning by E. Zuazua

OCA’21 Online CIMPA School: Control, Numerics and Machine Learning by E. Zuazua

Date: June 28th to July 3rd, 2021 Organized by: CIMPA, UIR, Mines-Rabat, Université Mohammed V de Rabat, Faculté de Droit de Rabat-Agdal, Faculté des Sciences Rabat, CNRST and INSEA Title: Control, Numerics and Machine Learning Speaker: Our Head Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany Our Head Enrique Zuazua talked on “Control, Numerics and Machine Learning” at the OCA’21…

Configurational Mechanics: Views and Perspectives

Configurational Mechanics: Views and Perspectives

Date: Wed. Jun. 30, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Configurational Mechanics: Views and Perspectives Speaker: Prof. Dr. Paul Steinmann Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Abstract. Configurational mechanics is an unconventional, sophisticated branch of continuum physics rationalizing and unifying the tendency of a continuum body to…

Machine Learning and Dynamical Systems meet in Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces

Machine Learning and Dynamical Systems meet in Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces

Date: Wed. Jun. 23, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Machine Learning and Dynamical Systems meet in Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces Speaker: Prof. Dr. Boumediene Hamzi Affiliation: Imperial College London, UK Abstract. Since its inception in the 19th century through the efforts of Poincaré and…

Optimal Control meets graph-based methods: Autonomous driving on Turnpikes

Optimal Control meets graph-based methods: Autonomous driving on Turnpikes

Date: Wed. Jun. 16, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Optimal Control meets graph-based methods: Autonomous driving on Turnpikes Speaker: Prof. Dr. Kathrin Flaßkamp Affiliation: Universität des Saarlandes, Germany Abstract. In this talk we consider optimal control problems that occur for planning tasks for autonomous…

Space-discretizations of reaction-diffusion SPDEs

Space-discretizations of reaction-diffusion SPDEs

Date: Wed. Jun. 9, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Space-discretizations of reaction-diffusion SPDEs Speaker: Dr. Carina Geldhauser Affiliation: Lund University, Sweden Abstract. In this talk we will discuss two different viewpoints on a space-discrete reaction-diffusion equation with noise: First, as an interacting particle sytem…

Asymptotic behavior of one-dimensional wave equations with set-valued boundary damping

Asymptotic behavior of one-dimensional wave equations with set-valued boundary damping

Date: Wed. Jun. 2, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Asymptotic behavior of one-dimensional wave equations with set-valued boundary damping Speaker: Prof. Dr. Yacine Chitour Affiliation: Université Paris-Saclay, France Abstract. This talk concerns one dimensional wave equations with nonlinear boundary damping . After providing a…

Enrique Zuazua: TOP TALENT CIENCIA

Enrique Zuazua: TOP TALENT CIENCIA

Date: Wed. May 26, 2021 Organized by: Deia – Noticias de Bizkaia (Basque Country Media) Title: Deia Top Talent Sariak 2021 – Enrique Zuazua: TOP TALENT CIENCIA Laureate: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Award: TOP TALENT CIENCIA Location: Guggenheim Bilbao Museum, Basque Country (Spain) Born in Eibar “City of Science”, a magical land from Basque Country (Euskadi) in the…

Workshop on Control Theory and Partial Differential Equations

Workshop on Control Theory and Partial Differential Equations

Date: Mon. May 24, 2021 Organized by: Federal Fluminense University (Brazil) and supported by Rio de Janeiro State Research Support Foundation (FAPERJ). Title: Plenary Talk at the Workshop on Control Theory and Partial Differential Equations Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Recording/Video: Watch on YouTube See more about this event If you like this, you don’t want…

MIP and/or PDE optimization in the context of gas network optimization

MIP and/or PDE optimization in the context of gas network optimization

Date: Wed. May 12, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair for Dynamics, Control and Numerics – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: MIP and/or PDE optimization in the context of gas network optimization Speaker: Prof. Dr. Alexander Martin Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg and Fraunhofer Institute IIS, Germany Abstract. Looking at network flow problems from a mixed integer programming…

FAU StudOn AG Neural Differential Equations, Control and Machine Learning

FAU StudOn AG Neural Differential Equations, Control and Machine Learning

Date: Tue. May 11, 2021 Organized by: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg Title: FAU StudOn AG Neural Differential Equations, Control and Machine Learning Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Abstract. We discuss Neural Ordinary Differential Equations (NODEs) from a control theoretical perspective to address some of the main challenges in Machine Learning and, in particular, data classification and Universal Approximation.…

Variational problems on L-infinity and continuum limits on graphs

Variational problems on L-infinity and continuum limits on graphs

Date: Wed. May 5, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Variational problems on L-infinity and continuum limits on graphs Speaker: Dr. Leon Bungert Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany Abstract. Modern machine learning techniques and in particular Deep Learning have surpassed classical methods both in terms of efficiency and…

Mean-field limit for non-exchangeable multi-agent systems

Mean-field limit for non-exchangeable multi-agent systems

Date: Wed. April 28, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Mean-field limit for non-exchangeable multi-agent systems Speaker: Prof. Dr. Pierre Emmanuel Jabin Affiliation: University of Maryland, USA Abstract. We are studying the asymptotic behavior of multi-agent or many-particle systems as the number of agents increases. In a…

Neural Differential Equations, Control and Machine Learning

Neural Differential Equations, Control and Machine Learning

Date: Mon. April 26, 2021 Organized by: DSAD – Data Science Across Disciplines, a research group within Institute for the Future of Knowledge (IFK) at University of Johannesburg Title: Neural Differential Equations, Control and Machine Learning Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany Abstract. The seminar is focused on Neural Ordinary Differential Equations (NODEs) from a control theoretical…

Dynamics of a kinetic model from evolutionary biology

Dynamics of a kinetic model from evolutionary biology

Date: Thu. April 22, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Dynamics of a kinetic model from evolutionary biology Speaker: Prof. Dr. Gael Raoul Affiliation: Ecole Polytechnique Paris, France Abstract. We consider a population structured by a phenotypic trait. If the species reproduces sexually, if two parents produce…

Felix Klein: A Legacy of Innovation in Mathematics and Education

Felix Klein: A Legacy of Innovation in Mathematics and Education

Date: Wed. April 14, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Felix Klein: A Legacy of Innovation in Mathematics and Education Speaker: Prof. Roberto Rodríguez del Río Affiliation: Universidad Complutense de Madrid / IES San Mateo, Spain Abstract. Felix Christian Klein lived in a period of the history…

Some aspects of cross diffusion equations

Some aspects of cross diffusion equations

Date: Wed. April 7, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Some aspects of cross diffusion equations Speaker: Prof. Dr. Laurent Desvillettes Affiliation: Université Paris Diderot, France Abstract. Cross diffusion systems are made of coupled parabolic equations and appear in fluid mechanics as well as population dynamics. Their…

Adaptive Computation of Sparse Solutions

Adaptive Computation of Sparse Solutions

Date: Wed. March 31, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Adaptive Computation of Sparse Solutions Speaker: Prof. Dr. Martin Burger Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany Abstract. In this talk we will discuss approaches of adaptivity to the computation of sparse solutions in an underlying continuum setting. A canonical…

Cafés Scientifique de la Culture: “Hire me, I’m a mathematician”

Cafés Scientifique de la Culture: “Hire me, I’m a mathematician”

Date: Thu. March 25, 2021 Organized by: French-speaking Pole at UAM – Autonomous University of Madrid. Title: Hire me, I’m a mathematician Speaker: Our Head Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany Our Head Enrique Zuazua talked about ““Hire me, I’m a Mathematician”” at Cafés Scientifique de la Culture. Abstract. In “Hire Me, I’m a Mathematician,” Enrique Zuazua will explain, how…

Optimal sampling in least-squares methods – applications in PDEs and inverse problems

Optimal sampling in least-squares methods – applications in PDEs and inverse problems

Date: Wed. March 24, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Optimal sampling in least-squares methods – applications in PDEs and inverse problems Speaker: Prof. Dr. Albert Cohen Affiliation: Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions, Sorbonne Université, France Abstract. Recovering an unknown function from point samples is an ubiquitous task in…

Chaire Jean-Morlet 2021: Dynamics and Control of a guiding Model

Chaire Jean-Morlet 2021: Dynamics and Control of a guiding Model

Date: Mon. March 22, 2021 Organized by: Chair Jean-Morlet at CIRM – Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques, Marseille Luminy, France. Title: Chaire Jean-Morlet 2021: Dynamics and Control of a guiding Model Speaker: Our Head Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany Abstract. We model, simulate and control the guiding problem fora herd of evaders under the action of repulsive…

On Convex Type Constrained Problems of First Order and Some Applications

On Convex Type Constrained Problems of First Order and Some Applications

Date: Wed. March 17, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: On Convex Type Constrained Problems of First Order and Some Applications Speaker: Prof. Dr. Jose Francisco Rodrigues Affiliation: University of Lisbon, Portugal Abstract. We revisit old and new results on solutions to some classes of unilateral type…

(Non)local phase coexistence models

(Non)local phase coexistence models

Date: Thu. March 11, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: (Non)local phase coexistence models Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrico Valdinoci Affiliation: University of Western Australia, Australia Abstract. We will discuss classical and recent results concerning the Allen-Cahn equation and its long-range counterpart, especially in relation to its limit…

Unilateral bounds for nonlinear semigroups and time-inversion

Unilateral bounds for nonlinear semigroups and time-inversion

Date: Mon. March 8, 2021 Organized by: Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg Title: Unilateral bounds for nonlinear semigroups and time-inversion Speaker: Our Head Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany On March 8th, our Head Enrique Zuazua talked on the ‘Geometric and functional inequalities and applications’ Seminar Series about: Unilateral bounds for…

Coloquio MTM UFSC: Inverse design for conservation laws and Hamilton-Jacobi equations

Coloquio MTM UFSC: Inverse design for conservation laws and Hamilton-Jacobi equations

Date: Fri. March 5, 2021 Organized by: Department of Mathematics at Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC – Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina), Brazil. Title: Coloquio MTM UFSC: Inverse design for conservation laws and Hamilton-Jacobi equations Speaker: Our Head Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany On Friday March 5th, our Head Enrique Zuazua talked about  “Inverse design for…

A non-controllability result for the half-heat equation on the whole line based on the prolate spheroidal wave functions and its application to the Grushin equation

A non-controllability result for the half-heat equation on the whole line based on the prolate spheroidal wave functions and its application to the Grushin equation

Date: Fri. March 5, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: A non-controllability result for the half-heat equation on the whole line based on the prolate spheroidal wave functions and its application to the Grushin equation Speaker: Prof. Dr. Pierre Lissy Affiliation: Université Paris-Dauphine, France Abstract. In this…

Spatially inhomogeneous evolutionary games

Spatially inhomogeneous evolutionary games

Date: Thu. February 25, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Spatially inhomogeneous evolutionary games Speaker: Prof. Dr. Marco Morandotti Affiliation: Politecnico di Torino, Italy Abstract. We study an interaction model of a large population of players based on an evolutionary game, which describes the dynamical process of…

Stability and asymptotic properties of a linearized hydrodynamic medium model for dispersive media in nanophotonics

Stability and asymptotic properties of a linearized hydrodynamic medium model for dispersive media in nanophotonics

Date: Thu. February 18, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Stability and asymptotic properties of a linearized hydrodynamic medium model for dispersive media in nanophotonics Speaker: Prof. Dr. Serge Nicaise Affiliation: Université Polytechnique Hauts-de-France, France Request Zoom meeting link Abstract. In this talk, we will present a…

Nonlinear and measure-theoretic methods for large biological networks

Nonlinear and measure-theoretic methods for large biological networks

Date: Thu. February 11, 2021 Organized by: FAU DCN-AvH, Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) Title: Nonlinear and measure-theoretic methods for large biological networks Speaker: Prof. Dr. Benedetto Piccoli Affiliation: Rutgers University, USA Abstract. In this talk, we will present two new techniques developed to study complex biological networks. First, we will analyze…

Positivity-preserving methods for population models

Positivity-preserving methods for population models

Date: Thu. February 4, 2021 Organized by: Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg Title: Positivity-preserving methods for population models Speaker: Prof. Dr. Arieh Iserles Affiliation: University of Cambridge, UK Abstract. For good phenomenological reasons, the vector field of many ODEs of chemical kinetics and population dynamics (not least the SIR model of epidemiology) are…

Open World PDE Seminar: Inverse design for conservation laws and Hamilton–Jacobi equations

Open World PDE Seminar: Inverse design for conservation laws and Hamilton–Jacobi equations

Date: Tue. February 2, 2021 Organized by: One World PDE Title: Open World PDE Seminar: Inverse design for conservation laws and Hamilton–Jacobi equations Speaker: Prof. Dr. Enrique Zuazua Affiliation: FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany Abstract. We shall discuss the inverse problem, or inverse design problem, for a time-evolution Hamilton–Jacobi equation and the 1-d analog in the context of scalar conservation laws. More…

Fast approximation on the real line

Fast approximation on the real line

Date: Wed. January 27, 2021 Organized by: Chair in Applied Analysis – Alexander von Humboldt Professorship at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg Title: Fast approximation on the real line Speaker: Prof. Dr. Arieh Iserles Affiliation: University of Cambridge, UK Abstract. While approximation theory in an interval is thoroughly understood, the real line represents something of a mystery. In this talk we review the…