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Connections for Women: Free Boundary Problems, Theory and Applications January 13, 2011 - January 14, 2011
Registration Deadline: January 13, 2011 over 3 years ago
To apply for Funding you must register by: October 13, 2010 over 3 years ago
Parent Program: Free Boundary Problems, Theory and Applications
Organizers Catherine Bandle (University of Basel), Claudia Lederman (University of Buenos Aires), Noemi Wolanski (University of Buenos Aires)
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The workshop "Connections for Women" to be held January 13 and 14, 2011 is the first one that will take place during the Program "Free Boundary Problems, Theory and Applications".

It is intended as a means of bringing together women working in areas related to Free Boundary Problems.

On one hand, distinguished mathematicians will present their current research. Taking into account that this is the first workshop in the Program, some survey talks that could suit people that are not specialists will be also included. In these talks, the speakers will briefly comment on their experience as women in mathematics.

On the other hand, the workshop is open to "Contributed Talks". Moreover, there will be some free time for informal discussions.

One of the major goals besides the scientific aspects, is to encourage women mathematicians to interact and learn about each other´s experiences.

Please see the schedule below for speakers and titles.

Those interested in contributing with a short talk should send their name, affiliation, email, title and abstract to 562@msri.org, by October 30, 2010. Responses will be sent by email by November 15.

In order to apply for funding, follow the registration link below. During the registration you will be asked whether you want to apply for funding. The deadline for funding applications is October 31.

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Accommodation:

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Rose Garden Inn. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-992-9005 OR directly on their website. Click on Corporate at the bottom of the screen and when prompted enter code MATH (this code is not case sensitive). By using this code a new calendar will appear and will show MSRI rate on all room types available.
The cut-off date for reservations is December 27, 2010.

New, completely renovated Hotel Shattuck Plaza has rooms available for you!
MSRI’s preferred rate is $131. Guests can either call the hotel’s main line, 510-845-7300, and ask for the MSRI rate or go to http://www.hotelshattuckplaza.com, click on "Corporate Rates" in the reservation screen and type the code msri10.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Durant. Please mention MSRI and the workshop name when making reservations via phone, fax or e-mail. If you are making your reservations on line, please go to Hotel Durant website, choose your dates of stay and enter the "MSRICONNECTWOMEN" promo code in the box. The cut-off date for reservations is December 15, 2010. The rate is $110 per night plus tax.

 

 

 

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To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.

Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.

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MSRI has preferred rates at the Rose Garden Inn, depending on room availability. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-992-9005 OR directly on their website. Click on Corporate at the bottom of the screen and when prompted enter code MATH (this code is not case sensitive). By using this code a new calendar will appear and will show the MSRI rate on all room types available.

MSRI has preferred rates at the Hotel Durant. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-238-7268. When making reservations, guests must request the MSRI preferred rate. If you are making your reservations on line, please go to this link and enter the promo/corporate code MSRI123. Our preferred rate is $129 per night for a Deluxe Queen/King, based on availability.

MSRI has preferred rates of $149 - $189 plus tax at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza, depending on room availability. Guests can either call the hotel's main line at 510-845-7300 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Inst. discount; or go to www.hotelshattuckplaza.com and click Book Now. Once on the reservation page, click “Promo/Corporate Code“ and input the code: msri.

MSRI has preferred rates of $110 - $140 at the Berkeley Lab Guest House, depending on room availability. Reservations may be made by calling 510-495-8000 or directly on their website. Select “I am an individual traveler affiliated with MSRI”.

Additional lodging options may be found on our short term housing page.

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Schedule
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Jan 13, 2011
Thursday
08:55 AM - 09:10 AM
  Welcome
09:10 AM - 10:00 AM
  Optimization Problems for Domain Functionals
Catherine Bandle
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  A Brief Overview on the Parabolic Obstacle-type Problem
Darya Apushkinskaya
11:40 AM - 12:10 PM
  Uniqueness and Stability of Solitary Water Waves
Vera Mikyoung Hur
12:10 PM - 02:10 PM
  Lunch
02:10 PM - 03:00 PM
  On some Optimal Partition Problems
Susanna Terracini
03:00 PM - 03:50 PM
  Tea
03:50 PM - 04:20 PM
  Multiple-layer Solutions to the Allen-Cahn Equation on Hyperbolic Space
Mariel Saez Trumper
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM
  Existence for a Linearized Steady-State Fluid-Nonlinear Elasticity Interaction
Lorena Bociu
Jan 14, 2011
Friday
09:00 AM - 09:50 AM
  Bernoulli Type Free Boundary Problems
Noemi Wolanski (University of Buenos Aires)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Transonic Shocks and Free Boundary Problems
Myoungjean Bae
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  Optimal Regularity and the Free Boundary in The Parabolic Signorini Problem
Donatella Danielli
11:40 AM - 12:10 PM
  A Free Boundary Problem Arising in the Context of Bose-Einstein Condensation
Benedetta Noris
12:10 PM - 02:10 PM
  Lunch
02:10 PM - 03:00 PM
  Two Phase Free Boundary Problems
Nina Uraltseva
03:05 PM - 03:35 PM
  A Free Boundary Model for Price Formation
Maria del Mar Gonzalez
03:35 PM - 04:00 PM
  Tea
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  Panel Discussion