Analysis of Stochastic Surface Evolution: From Microscopic Models to Large Scale Behaviour


All lectures will be held in Leibniz-Hörsaal (G 10),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstraße 22).

Thursday, January 29, 2009
10:00 - 10:30Coffee break
10:30 - 11:30Errico Presutti  (Universitá di Roma II, Italy)
Randomness in macroscopic equations  (see abstract)
11:30 - 12:30Thomas Nattermann  (Universität zu Köln, Germany)
Interface depinning in random media: a physicist's approach  (see abstract)
12:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 15:30Anders Szepessy  (KTH Stockholm, Sweden)
A Stochastic Phase-Field Model Derived from Molecular Dynamics  (see abstract)
15:30 - 16:30Markos Katsoulakis  (U. of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA)
Hierarchical and multi-level coarse-graining methods  (see abstract)
16:30 - 17:00Coffee break
17:00 - 18:00Hendrik Weber  (Universität Bonn, Germany)
Sharp interface limit for a stochastic Allen-Cahn Equation  (see abstract)
Friday, January 30, 2009
09:00 - 10:00Giuseppe Da Prato  (SNS Pisa, Italy)
Some results on stochastic porous media equations
10:00 - 10:30Coffee break
10:30 - 11:30Dirk Blömker  (Universität Augsburg, Germany)
On an SPDE describing amorphous surface growth  (see abstract)
11:30 - 12:30Nung Kwan Yip  (Purdue University, USA)
Interfacial Propagation in Inhomogeneous Medium, Some Results and Questions  (see abstract)
12:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 15:30Panagiotis Souganidis  (University of Chicago, USA)
Moving fronts in self averaging media  (see abstract)
15:30 - 16:30Rainer Buckdahn  (Université de Bretagne Occidentale, France)
Pathwise Stochastic Taylor Expansions and Stochastic Viscosity Solution
16:30 - 17:00Coffee break
17:00 - 18:00Harald Oberhauser  (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)
Towards a (rough) pathwise theory of fully non-linear stochastic partial differential equations  (see abstract)
Saturday, January 31, 2009
09:00 - 10:00Laurent R. Ponson  (California Institute of Technology, USA)
Depinning transition in material failure, Barkhausen effect and contact line motion  (see abstract)
10:00 - 10:30Coffee break
10:30 - 11:30Nicolas Dirr  (University of Bath, United Kingdom)
Optimal paths for phase boundaries  (see abstract)
11:30 - 12:30Matteo Novaga  (University of Pisa, Italy)
Motion by curvature in discrete media  (see abstract)

Fully funded by DFG Research Group 718.

Date and Location

January 29 - 31, 2009
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

Patrick Dondl
Max-Planck-Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Stephan Luckhaus
Leipzig University

Max von Renesse
Technische Universität Berlin

Administrative Contact

Katja Bieling
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

05.04.2017, 12:42