International Symposium on Mathematical Sciences



All lectures will be held in Hörsaal für Theoretische Physik,
Universität Leipzig (Leipzig, Linnéstr. 5).


Wednesday, October 05, 2005
09:15 - 09:30Opening
Prof. Dr. Stefan Müller, Acting Director of the MPI MIS
Prof. Dr. jur. Franz Häuser, Rektor der Universität Leipzig
Hr. Jörg Geiger, Leiter des Referats Forschung im Sächsischen Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst
Inauguration of the research network 'Mathematical Sciences'
Prof. Dr. Klaus Sibold
09:30 - 10:20Robbert Dijkgraaf  (University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam)
String theory and quantum geometry
10:30 - 11:00Coffee break
11:00 - 11:50Klaus Fredenhagen  (Universität Hamburg, Hamburg)
Locality and Quantum Physics
12:00 - 12:50Wendelin Werner  (Université Paris-Sud, Orsay)
Random continuous planar systems  (see abstract)
13:00 - 15:00Lunch break
15:00 - 15:50Krzysztof Gawedzki  (CNRS ENS, Lyon)
Turbulent transport and integrable chaos  (see abstract)
16:00 - 16:50Stanislaw Lech Woronowicz  (Warsaw University, Warsaw)
Three levels in the theory of quantum groups  (see abstract)
17:00 - 17:30Coffee break
17:30 - 18:20Jürg Fröhlich  (ETH Zürich, Zürich)
Boson Stars
Thursday, October 06, 2005
09:00 - 09:15Special Address by Friedrich Hirzebruch
09:15 - 10:05Paul Rabinowitz  (University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison)
Renormalized functionals and multi-transition solutions
10:15 - 11:05Stefan Hildebrandt  (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Bonn)
Conformal mappings, Plateau's problem, and Cartan functionals
11:15 - 13:00Reception
13:30 - 14:20Gerhard Huisken  (MPI für Gravitationsphysik, Golm)
Geometric differential equations governing space-time
14:30 - 15:20Matthias Günther  (Universität Leipzig, Leipzig)
Stokes und Hele-Shaw flows with convected surface energy densities
15:30 - 16:00Coffee break
16:00 - 16:50Stuart S. Antman  (University of Maryland, College Park)
Incompressibility  (see abstract)
19:00 Dinner at Ratskeller
AmBurgplatz/Lotterstr. 1
Registration required
Friday, October 07, 2005
09:00 - 09:50Andreas Knauf  (Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen)
Asymptotic Completeness and Celestial Mechanics  (see abstract)
10:00 - 10:50Friedemann Schuricht  (Universität zu Köln, Köln)
A new mathematical foundation for contact interactions in continuum physics   (see abstract)
11:00 - 11:30Coffee break
11:30 - 12:20Angela Stevens  (MPI für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften, Leipzig)
Propagation speeds of traveling waves in heterogeneous media
12:30 - 14:30Lunch break
14:30 - 15:20Christian Fleischhack  (MPI MIS, Leipzig)
Loop Quantum Gravity  (see abstract)
15:30 - 16:20Rainer Verch  (MPI MIS, Leipzig)
Quantum fields in curved spacetime, a grand tour  (see abstract)
16:30 - 17:00Coffee break
17:00 - 17:50Jerzy Kijowski  (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw)
Global Charge, Gauss Law and Superselection Rules for QCD on the Lattice  (see abstract)
Saturday, October 08, 2005
09:00 - 09:50Felix Finster  (Universität Regensburg, Regensburg)
Linear hyperbolic equations in a rotating black hole geometry  (see abstract)
10:00 - 10:50Alexander Mielke  (WIAS Berlin, Berlin)
Noncompact Lie groups, polyconvexity and finite-strain elastoplasticity
11:00 - 11:30Coffee break
11:30 - 12:20Felix Otto  (Universität Bonn, Bonn)
Multiscale energy landscapes: an example from micromagnetics


See also the following Plenary lectures and workshops

September 11 - 17
Workshop on Random Interfaces and Directed Polymers
organized by Stephan Luckhaus and Stefan Müller

September 21 - 23
Complex analysis from a geometric viewpoint
organized by Judith Brinkschulte

October 3 - 4 at the University of Leipzig
Quantum Theory of Lattice Gauge Field Models

organized by Gerd Rudolph und Matthias Schmidt

Geodesic Flow and Periodic Orbits
organized by Hans-Bert Rademacher and Matthias Schwarz

Quantum Fields, Gravity and Non-Commutative Geometry
organized by Klaus Sibold and Rainer Verch

Interacting Stochastic Processes
organized by Wolfgang König

Date and Location

October 05 - 08, 2005
Universität Leipzig
Linnéstr. 5
04103 Leipzig
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

Jürgen Jost
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Stefan Müller
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Klaus Sibold
Universität Leipzig
Institut für Theoretische Physik (ITP)

Administrative Contact

Katja Bieling
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Contact by Email

Antje Vandenberg
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Contact by Email

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