Workshop on - Analysis of nonlinear PDEs and free boundary problems: applications to homogenization

  • Start Date: 07/20/2009
  • End Date: 07/24/2009

Mini-courses speakers:

L. Caffarelli (University of Texas)

P.E. Souganidis (University of Chicago)



I. Athanasopoulos (University of Crete)

M. Bardi (Universita di Padova)

I. Capuzzo Dolcetta (Sapienza Universita di Roma)

P. Cardaliaguet (Universite de Brest)

F. Da Lio (Universita di Padova)

N. Dirr (University of Bath)

C. Imbert (Universite Paris-Dauphine)

H. Ishii (Waseda University)

I. Kim (UCLA)

K.-A. Lee (Seoul National University)

J. Nolen (Stanford University)

A. Petrosyan (Purdue University)

L. Ryzhik (University of Chicago)

S. Salsa (Milano)

R. Schwab (University of Texas)

H. Shahgholian (KTH-Stockholm)

Y. Sire (Universite Paul Cezanne)

J. Xin (UC Irvine)

Y. Yu (UC Irvine)

A. Zlatos (University of Chicago)



If you are a speaker, please email your abstract to:
*Please note that your abstract will only be accepted if it is attached in plain text (.txt) format.


University of British Columbia


PIMS/Accelerate Canada Summer School in PDE: Analysis of nonlinear PDEs and free boundary problems: applications to homogenization

More info:




Mo'tassem Al-arydah, Ottawa
Peter Bella, Courant
Katarina Bellova, Courant
Adam Chacon, Cornell
Antonin Chambolle, École Polytechnique
Hector Chang, Texas
Sungwon Cho, Sungkyunkwan
Hsia Chun-Hsiung, National Taiwan
Adina Ciomaga, ENS-Cachan
Marina Danilina, Russia Finance Acad.
Ronen Eldan, Tel Aviv
Scott Greenhalgh, Guelph
Jonathan Gustafsson, McMaster
Ryan Hynd, Berkeley
Hongian Huang, Wisconsin
Yen-Chang Huang, Notre Dame
Rym Jrad, Victoria
Ehsan Kamalinejad, Toronto
Nikola Kamburov, MIT
Elena Kosygina, City University of New York
Doyoon Kim, USC
Sung Hoon Kim, Seoul National
Young-Heon Kim, UBC
Jun Kitagawa, Princeton
Paul Laurain, ENS-Lyon
Nam Le, Columbia
Chun-Chi Lin, National Taiwan
Hayk Mikayelyan, .
Andreas Minne, KTH
Abbas Moameni, Queens
Salvador Moll, Valencia
Marco Morandotti, Sissa
Alexei Novikov, Penn State
Norbert Pozar, UCLA
Veronica Quitalo, Texas
Armin Schikorra, Aachen
Paramjeet Singh, Punjab U.
Stephanie Somersille, Berkeley
Stefano Spirito, .
Ryo Takei, UCLA
Gilles Thouroude, EP
Daniela Tonon, Sissa
Leo Tzou, Stanford
Jens Vogelgesang, Bonn
Yao Yao, UCLA
Minha Yoo, Seoul National
Xiangwen Zhang, McGill
Yan Zhang, Chicago
Wei Zhu, Notre Dame

Tristan Rivièr, (ETH)



Registration will take place from 8am to 9am on Monday July 20 at PIMS
Room 110, 1933 West Mall.



MATH 100 [website]


Please Download the PDF schedule above under downloads.



L. A. Caffarelli

A. Oberman

A. Mellet

P. E. Souganidis

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PIMS has reserved a limited number of rooms, at special rates, on campus that are available to workshop participants on a first-come-first-served basis during the PDE Thematic Summer.

When making reservations, please state that you are a participant in the PDE Thematic Summer and give the name of the workshop(s) you are attending. PIMS is not responsible for rate changes or for the quality of the accommodations. Please confirm any cancellation or early checkout penalties when making your reservation. Please note that all prices are in Canadian dollars and do not include taxes (15% hotel tax will be applied).


In order to confirm your reservation at the Marine Drive Residence (2205 Lower Mall, UBC, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1X1. Tel 778 588 1500, fax 604 827 3244), please click on one of the links below and follow the instructions:


FOR STUDENTS: Rates are CAD$49 per night for a single room in a shared apartment. Marine Drive Residence is located on campus and within walking distance to the workshops. The deadline for reservations is April 30 2009.


FOR SPEAKERS: Rates are CAD$99 per night for a private studio suite. Marine Drive Residence is located on campus and within walking distance to the workshops. The deadline for reservations is April 30 2009.


Alternatively, there are many other hotels available in Vancouver that may be able to accommodate you during your participation in the PDE Thematic Summer. Here is a selection:

Park Inn & Suites Vancouver Broadway, 898 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1J8; 604-872-8661, fax: 604-872-2270, or toll-free 800-663-5403; rates start at CAD$89 single/double. Complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, bottle of water and newspaper as well as local and 800# calls. All rooms have a balcony. Please visit


Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre, 711 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 3Y2; 604-707-1939; Rates start at CAD$139 per night, single/double. For further information please visit


Make Yourself at Home
Prices vary depend on locations. Generally speaking, the closer to UBC the more expensive.


Shaughnessy Village
They offer good deals - e.g. $1,200 for 20 nights including free breakfasts, but the size of bedroom is about 300-400 square feet.



Carey Centre


(604) 222-1062
Contact: Connie Santiago, TRIUMF House Reservation Office


Green College (Guest rooms / Student residence)
Contact: Ms. Simone Goguen
(604) 822-8660


St. John's College
(604) 822-6522
contact: Alice Lam
Rate: $95/night


Reimbursement of Travel Expenses
You may be able to claim full or partial reimbursement of your travel expenses incurred in attending the PDE Thematic Summer Workshops. The conference organizers will be able to advise you as to what level of funding is available to you. In order to claim reimbursement for your travel expenses, please print off and complete this form TRAVEL REIMBURSEMENT FORM. Attach your original receipts. If you are claiming reimbursement for a flight, please attach your flight itinerary and your original boarding passes. Mail the form and supporting documentation to PIMS-Central Office for processing (the address is on the form).


Invitation letters

Participants who require an official invitation letter for visa purposes can contact Ms. Do-Rim Joo with workshop title, travel dates, and mailing address.