INdAM Conference - Cortona (Italy), May 18 - 24, 2008

Scientific Committee:

Ermanno Lanconelli (Bologna)
Enzo Mitidieri (Trieste)

Stanislav Pokhozhaev (Moscow)
Achilles Tertikas (Crete)

Organizing Committee:

Enzo Mitidieri
Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica
Universita' degli Studi di Trieste

Ermanno Lanconelli
Dipartimento di Matematica
Universita' degli Studi di Bologna


Topics of the Conference

Liouville theorems, linear and quasilinear elliptic equations and systems, existence and nonexistence of  solutions, higher order elliptic and parabolic problems. Kuramoto-Sivashinski type equations, Blow-up and global existence of solutions. Subelliptic equations, representation of solutions.  Heat kernel estimates, Hardy-Sobolev-
Maz'ya inequalities, Moser-Trudinger inequalities, Caffarelli-Kohn-Nirenberg inequalities and related elliptic equations,
critical and supercritical elliptic problems. Irregular domains and Sobolev spaces of fractional order, Spectral stability estimates. Monge-Ampere equations, viscosity solutions for inhomogeneous infinity Laplace equation.

Invited Speakers

bkueball.gif  Nikolaos Alikakos (Athens)

bkueball.gif  Oleg V. Besov (Moscow)

bkueball.gif  Marie-Françoise Bidaut-Veron (Tours)

bkueball.gif  Victor I. Burenkov (Padova)

bkueball.gif  Jean Dolbeault (Paris)

bkueball.gif  Louis Dupaigne (Amiens)

bkueball.gif  Alberto Farina (Amiens)

bkueball.gif  Stathis Filippas (Crete)

bkueball.gif  Filippo Gazzola (Milano)

bkueball.gif  Cristian Gutierrez (Philadelphia)

bkueball.gif  Vladimir A. Kondratyev (Moscow)

bkueball.gif  Guozhen Lu (Detroit)

bkueball.gif  Stanislav I. Pokhozhaev (Moscow)

bkueball.gif  Patrizia Pucci (Perugia)

bkueball.gif  Vicentiu Radulescu (Bucharest)

bkueball.gif  Achilles Tertikas (Crete)

bkueball.gif  Alberto Tesei (Roma)

bkueball.gif  Laurent Veron (Tours)

  Scientific program

The program of the workshop consists of invited lectures and a number of contributed lectures.


Contributed lectures




  Sponsored by:

INdAM - Istituto Nazionale di Alta Matematica

INTAS - Investigation of Global Catastrophes for Nonlinear Processes in Continuum Mechanics - Research Project 05-1000008-7921



Registration Form

There is no registration fee to attend the Conference, but pre-registration is required. 

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