Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing: A conference in honor of Wolfgang Hackbusch's 65th birthday

Program

All lectures will be held in Felix Klein lecture room (Main building Paulinum, 5th. floor),
University of Leipzig (Leipzig, Augustusplatz 10).

Monday, October 28, 2013
13:45 - 14:00Welcome Address
14:00 - 15:00Wolfgang Dahmen
Tensors, Sparsity, and High-dimensional PDEs (see abstract)
15:00 - 15:30Coffee & Tea
15:30 - 16:30Reinhold Schneider
Recent tensor formats for solving high-dimensional PDEs (see abstract)
16:30 - 17:00Coffee & Tea
17:00 - 18:00Albert Cohen
High dimensional sparse polynomial approximation of parametric PDE's (see abstract)
18:00Reception
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
09:30 - 10:30Björn Engquist
Fast algorithms for high frequency wave propagation  (see abstract)
10:30 - 11:00Coffee & Tea
11:00 - 12:00Jinchao Xu
Some multilevel methods for interface problems (see abstract)
12:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:00Rob Stevenson
Discontinuous Petrov-Galerkin (DPG) methods for convection-diffusion problems (see abstract)
15:00 - 15:30Coffee & Tea
15:30 - 16:30Susanne C. Brenner
Finite Element Methods for Fourth Order Elliptic Variational Inequalities (see abstract)
16:30 - 17:00Coffee & Tea
17:00 - 18:00Randolph E. Bank
Some Algorithmic Aspects of hp-Adaptive Finite Elements (see abstract)
20:00Dinner
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
09:30 - 10:30Yvon Maday
A new fast algorithm based on domain decomposition method for the computation of molecular dynamics in a polarizable, continuum solvent (see abstract)
10:30 - 11:00Coffee & Tea
11:00 - 12:00Gabriel Wittum
Groundbreaking Ideas in Numerics and their Effect (see abstract)
12:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:00Christian Lubich
Distant encounters with Prof. Hackbusch (see abstract)
15:00 - 15:30Coffee & Tea
15:30 - 16:30Eric Cancès
On linear and nonlinear elliptic eigenvalue problems (see abstract)
16:30 - 17:00Coffee & Tea
17:00 - 18:00Endre Süli
Adaptive Finite Element Approximation of a Variational Model of Fracture  (see abstract)

Date and Location

October 28 - 30, 2013
University of Leipzig
Augustusplatz 10
04109 Leipzig
Germany

Scientific Organizers

Jürgen Jost
Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften

Felix Otto
Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften

Harry Yserentant
Technische Universität Berlin

Conference email

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Administrative Contact

Katja Heid

Jörg Lehnert

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