Department of Mathematics

Intensive Research Week 2014

Calculus of Variations, Geometric Analysis & Partial Differential Equations
Department of Mathematics, University of Sussex, 24 - 28 March 2014.

The Department of Mathematics is hosting an intensive research week on Calculus of Variations, Geometric Analysis and Partial Differential Equations (colour poster).The event consists of five mini-symposiums each consisting of a set of two or three lectures in the afternoons by some of the leading experts in the field, leaving the mornings for collaborations, discussions and research.

The following speakers have confirmed to give presentations:

  • Andrea Braides (Oxford, UK)
  • Geoffrey Burton (Bath, UK)
  • José A. Carrillo (Imperial College, UK)
  • Camillo De Lellis (Zurich, Switzerland)
  • Adriana Garroni (Oxford, UK)
  • Jan Kristensen (Oxford, UK)
  • Rosario Mingione (Parma, Italy)
  • Mariapia Palombaro (Sussex, UK)
  • Thomas Schmidt (Erlangen, Germany)
  • Jey Sivaloganathan (Bath, UK)
  • Dimitrios Tsakarogiannis (Sussex, UK)
  • Nikolaos Tzirakis (Urbana-Champaign, USA)


A file of Abstracts can be downloaded here.




Room 5C11, Pevensey III, Department of Mathematics University of Sussex Brighton BN1 9QH.


You can download the schedule here.


There is no registration fee, but please register your interest in attending by emailing Dr Ali Taheri (, giving your name and institutional affiliation.


Dr Ali Taheri
Department of Mathematics    
University of Sussex    
Pevensey II


For directions to the university, see here.
Room 5C11 is in building Pevensey III, marked as "26" on the campus map.
Visitors arriving by car: please park in the Science car park, car park no. 1, which is nearest to Pevensey III. Ask the School Office (main entrance foyer, building Pevensey II, indicated by "50" on campus map) for a parking voucher to display in your windscreen.  Please do not use the "Visitor's car park" as this is password protected.