Conference on Nonconvexity, Nonlocality and Incompatibility: From Materials to Biology

 Plenary speakers:

  • Basile Audoly (Ecole Polytechnique and Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie)
  • Victor Berdichevsky (Wayne State University)
  • Andrea Braides (University of Roma Tor Vergata)
  • Ana Carpio (Complutense University of Madrid)
  • Andrej Cherkaev (University of Utah)
  • Antonio DeSimone (Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati)
  • Marcelo Epstein (University of Calgary)
  • Irene Fonseca (Carnegie Mellon University)
  • Roger Fosdick (University of Minnesota)
  • Robert Kohn (New York University)
  • Khanh Chau Le (University of Bochum)
  • Marta Lewicka (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Francisco Perez-Reche (University of Aberdeen)
  • Giuseppe Puglisi (Technical University of Bari)
  • James Rice (Harvard University)
  • Phoebus Rosakis (University of Crete)
  • Reuven Segev (Ben-Gurion University)
  • Sylvia Serfaty (New York University)

The conference is supported by the Mathematics Research Center at the University of Pittsburgh.

Deadline for submitting abstracts for contributed talks and poster presentations: December 31, 2016.

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May 5, 2017 (All day) to May 7, 2017 (All day)

Location and Address

Frick Fine Arts Building, room 125, University of Pittsburgh