Department of Mathematics
Applied Mathematics Seminar, Fall 2019

Mondays 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, LCB 215




August 19
Welcome Back Meeting

September 9
Speaker: Masashi Mizuno, Department of Mathematics, Nihon University, Japan
Title: Grain boundary motion with time-dependent misorientation and mobility effects
Abstract: In my talk, I will present a model of grain boundary motion with time-dependent misorientation and mobility effects. Dynamics of grain boundaries play an important role in defining the materials properties of polycrystals. The model, considered in the talk, is given by the system of partial differential equations, and is derived using energetic variational principle. Next, I will present the analysis of the model for the grain boundary motion. The key ingredient of the analysis is the so-called monotonicity formula of Huisken's type. Moreover, to treat the time-dependent mobility, we use the modified Gauss kernel to the monotonicity formula.

September 16
Speaker: Tom Alberts, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Title: Random Matrix Theory for Homogenization of Composites on Graphs
Abstract: TBA

September 30
Speaker: Andrejs Treibergs, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Title: TBA
Abstract: TBA

November 4
Speaker: Graeme Milton, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Title: TBA
Abstract: TBA

November 18
Speaker (Invited by Graeme Milton): Yekaterina Epshteyn, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Title: TBA
Abstract: TBA

November 25
Speaker: Junshan Lin, Department of Mathematics, Auburn University
Title: TBA
Abstract: TBA


Seminar organizer: Yekaterina Epshteyn (epshteyn (at) math.utah.edu).

Past lectures: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Spring 2014, Fall 2013, Spring 2013, Fall 2012, Spring 2012, Fall 2011, Spring 2011, Fall 2010, Spring 2010, Fall 2009, Spring 2009, Fall 2008, Spring 2008, Fall 2007, Spring 2007, Fall 2006, Spring 2006, Fall 2005, Spring 2005, Fall 2004, Spring 2004, Fall 2003, Spring 2003, Fall 2002, Spring 2002, Fall 2001, Spring 2001, Fall 2000, Spring 2000, Fall 1999, Spring 1999, Fall 1998, Spring 1998, Winter 1998, Fall 1997, Spring 1997, Winter 1997, Fall 1996, Spring 1996, Winter 1996, Fall 1995.


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