First South West Regional PDE Winter School - 2008

The first South West Regional PDE Winter School was held at St Anne's college, Oxford from 12-13 December 2008

St Anne's College, University of Oxford.

The Programme included:

  • a 3 hour mini-course:
    • Susanna Terracini (Milan) - "Analytic aspects in spatial segregation for competition systems"
  • Invited lectures:
    • Pierre Raphaël (Toulouse) - "Nonlinear wave equations and singularity formation"
    • Sylvia Serfaty (Courant & Universite Pierre et Marie Curie) - "Vortices in the Ginzburg-Landau model of superconductivity"
    • Neil Trudinger (Australian National University) - "Some Open Problems in Nonlinear Elliptic PDE"
  • Talks from students and postdocs:
    • Apala Majumdar (Oxford)
    • Zeev Sobol (Swansea)
    • Mette Iversen (Cambridge)
    • Joerg Enders (Warwick)
    • Esther Cabezas-Rivas (Warwick)
    • Gareth Lanagan (Aberystwyth)
    • Michael Herrmann (Oxford)
    • Duvan Henao (Oxford)
    • Pietro Baldi (Napoli)
    • Eugen Varvaruca (Imperial)
    • Gareth Clews (Brunel)

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The organising committee is made up of members from: University of Bath, University of Bristol, Oxford Centre for Nonlinear PDE, University of Warwick and the Wales Institute of Mathematical and Computational Sciences.