INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON MATHEMATICS IN
THE LIFE AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES

May 19-21, 2015

Hall 116, Chinese Classics Building, Renmin University of China

Workshop Schedule:

Time:   May 19—May 212015

Venue:  Room 116 of Chinese Classics Building, Renmin University

 

Tuesday morning (May 19)

所有演讲均在中国人民大学国学馆116房间,近人大东

Room 116 of Chinese Classics Building, Renmin University

Time

 

8:00-9:00

Registration

9:00-9:15

Opening ceremony

Session I

Chair:

9:15-10:00

Avner Friedman, Ohio State University

A Free Boundary Problem Associated with the Risk of High Cholesterol

10:00-10:45

Philip Maini, Oxford University

Modelling Aspects of Solid Tumor Growth

10:45-11:15

Break

Session II

Chair:

11:15-12:00

Pingwen Zhang, Peking University

Defects of Liquid Crystals

12:00-14:00

Picture and Lunch Break

Tuesday afternoon (May 19)

Session III

Chair:

14:00-14:45

Fred Wan, University of California at Irvine

Robust Biological Developments

14:45-15:15

Xing Liang, University of Science and Technology

TBA

15:15-15:45

Min Tang, Shanghai Jiaotong University

Pathway-Based Mean-Field Models for E.coli Chemotaxis

15:45-16:15

Break

Session IV

Chair:

16:15-17:00

Sze-Bi Hsu, National Tsing-Hua University

A Nonlocal Problem from Conservation Biology

17:00-17:30

Lei Zhang, Peking University

Control of Cellular Behaviors during Development of Spatial Pattern

18:00-20:00

Conference banquet

 

Wednesday morning (May 20)

Session I

Chair:

9:00-9:45

Wei-Ming Ni, East China Normal University/University of Minnesota

Diffusion and Directed Movements in Heterogeneous Environments

9:45-10:30

Chiu-Yen Kao, Claremont Mckenna College

Shape Optimization for Eigenvalue Problem Involving Biharmonic Operators

10:30-11:00

Break

Session II

Chair:

11:00-11:45

Fadil Santosa, University of Minnesota

Magnetoacoustic Tomography

11:45-12:30

Gang Bao,  Zhejiang University

TBA

12:30-14:00

Lunch Break

 

Wednesday afternoon (May 20, 2015)

Session I

Chair:

14:00-14:45

Mark Lewis, University of Alberta

Genetic Consequences of Range Expansion under Climate Change

14:45-15:15

Jian Fang, EHESS and Harbin Institute of Technology

Existence of Traveling Waves for Non-compact Monotone Systems of Monostable Type

15:15-15:45

Fang Li, East China Normal University

Nonlocal Effects in Some Mathematical Models from Biology

15:45-16:15

Break

Session II

Chair:

16:15-17:00

Jong-Shenq Guo, Tamkang University

On a Free Boundary Problem for the Curvature Flow with Driving Force

17:00-17:30

Jinzhi Lei, Tsinghua University

Stem Cell Regeneration: from Model to Simulation

17:30-18:00

King-Yeung Lam, Ohio State University

Are Small Granulomas Stable?

18:00-20:00

Dinner

 

 

 

Thursday morning (May 21)

Session III

Chair:

9:00-9:45

Penoit Perthame, Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Models for Neural Networks; Analysis, Simulations and Qualitative Behavior

9:45-10:30

Qing Nie, University of California at Irvine

From Simple Model to Big Data

10:30-11:00

Break

Session IV

Chair:

11:00-11:45

Bei Hu, University of Notre Dame

PDE Tumor Models

12:00-14:00

Lunch