From Grain Boundaries to Stochastic Homogenization: PIRE Workshop

Program

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

Monday, July 20, 2015
08:30 - 09:20Registration and help desk is open
09:20 - 09:30Opening
09:30 - 10:15Manfred Wuttig (University of Maryland)
Magnetoelasticity of BCC Fe-Ga,Al,Ge Solid Solutions
10:15 - 10:35Coffee and Discussion
10:35 - 11:20Ekhard Salje (University of Cambridge)
Functional Interfaces
11:20 - 11:40Coffee and Discussion
11:40 - 12:25Benny Davidovitch (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Imposing curvature on crystalline and non-crystalline sheets: shape deformations, grain boundaries, and asymptotic isometry
Lunch Break (individual lunch, suggestions available at help desk)
15:00 - 15:45Claude Le Bris (CERMICS - ENPC)
Local profiles for elliptic problems at different scales
15:45 - 16:05Coffee and Discussion
16:05 - 16:50Gero Friesecke (Technical University of Munich)
Identifying atomic structure via diffraction
17:00Poster blitz
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
09:30 - 10:15Eckhard Quandt (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel)
Ultra low fatigue shape memory films
10:15 - 10:35Coffee and Discussion
10:35 - 11:20Hanuš Seiner (Institute of Thermomechanics AS CR)
Homogenized elasticity of shape memory alloys - experimental approaches and theoretical aspects
11:20 - 11:40Coffee and Discussion
11:40 - 12:25Sebastian Fähler (Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden)
Formation of a hierarchical martensitic microstructure
Poster session / Buffet lunch
15:00 - 15:45Takis Souganidis (University of Chicago)
Pathwise kinetic solutions for scalar conservation laws with rough time dependence
15:45 - 16:05Coffee and Discussion
16:05 - 16:50Roman Kotecký (University of Warwick)
Metastability of an interacting system of particles in continuum
17:00Round-Table: Gero Friesecke (chair), Peter Bella, Sam Cohn, Emanuel Indrei, Daniel Massatt, Matteo Rinaldi, Ryan Murray, Heiner Olbermann, Ian Tobasco
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
09:30 - 10:15Elizabeth Holm (Carnegie Mellon University)
New mesoscale approaches to microstructural evolution and analysis
10:15 - 10:35Coffee and Discussion
10:35 - 11:20Selim Esedoglu (University of Michigan Ann Arbor)
Algorithms for anisotropic mean curvature flow of networks
11:20 - 11:40Coffee and Discussion
11:40 - 12:25Govind Menon (Brown University)
A kinetic model for 2D grain boundary coarsening
Poster session / Buffet lunch
15:00 - 15:45Lenya Ryzhik (Stanford University)
The weakly random Schroedinger equation: homogenization and the kinetic limit
15:45 - 16:05Coffee and Discussion
16:05 - 16:50Nicolas Dirr (Cardiff University)
Entropic and gradient flow formulations of nonlinear diffusion
17:00PIRE Steering + Executive Committee
Thursday, July 23, 2015
09:30 - 10:15Rudolf Schäfer (Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden)
Grains, grain boundaries and magnetic domains
10:15 - 10:35Coffee and Discussion
10:35 - 11:20Hans Knüpfer (Heidelberg University)
Low density phases in a uniformly charged liquid
11:20 - 11:40Coffee and Discussion
11:40 - 12:25Barbara Zwicknagl (University of Bonn)
Low volume-fraction microstructures in shape memory alloys
Lunch Break (individual lunch, suggestions available at help desk)
15:00 - 15:45Angkana Rüland (University of Oxford)
Surface Energies Arising in Microscopic Modeling of Martensitic Transformations
15:45 - 16:05Coffee and Discussion
16:05 - 16:50Kaushik Dayal (Carnegie Mellon University)
Applications of Objective Structures to Study Nanostructures

Date and Location

July 20 - 23, 2015
University of Leipzig
Augustusplatz 10
04109 Leipzig
Germany

Scientific Organizers

  • Irene Fonseca, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Richard James, University of Minnesota
  • Stephan Luckhaus, Universität Leipzig, Institut für Mathematik
  • Felix Otto, MPI für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften
  • Peter Smereka, University of Michigan

Administrative Contact

Valeria Hünniger
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Saskia Gutzschebauch
Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften

Katja Heid
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

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