Discontinuous Galerkin methods and nonlinear PDEs

A conference in honor of the 70th birthday of Ohannes Karakashian

14-15 June 2019, Heraklion, Crete


The conference will be held at FORTH, Seminar Room 1, on 14-15 June 2019.

Ohannes Karakashian


Friday, June 14
10:00-10:30Jerry Bona, Systems of equations for internal waves
10:30-11:00Hongqiu Chen, Stability and instability of solitary-wave solutions
11:00-11:30Coffee break
11:30-12:00Blanca Ayuso de Dios, Preconditioning Unfitted finite element discretizations of elliptic problems
12:00-12:30Theodoros Katsaounis, Modelling and simulations of solar cells
12:30-14:30Lunch break
14:30-15:00Xiaobing Feng, Recent Developments in Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for the Allen-Cahn and Cahn-Hilliard Equations
15:00-15:30Konstantinos Chrysafinos, Discontinuous Galerkin time stepping schemes for the Allen-Cahn equation
Saturday, June 15
10:00-10:30Ricardo Nochetto, Thermally Actuated Bilayer Plates
10:30-11:00Georgios Akrivis, Energy-decaying Runge-Kutta methods for phase field equations
11:00-11:30Coffee break
11:30-12:00Emmanuil Georgoulis, Hypocoercivity-preserving finite element methods for kinetic equations
12:00-12:30Guido Kanschat, Parameter-robust monolithic multigrid preconditioner for linear poroelastic media
12:30-13:00Abner J. Salgado, The Stokes problem under singular forcing
13:00-15:00Lunch break
15:00-15:30Stephen Keeling, Consistent Discretizations for Vanishing Regularization Solutions to Image Processing Problems
15:30-16:00Vassilios Dougalis, Error estimates for the standard Galerkin method with explicit RK4 time stepping for the Shallow Water equations.


Social Program

Organizing committee

Theodoros Katsaounis, theodoros.katsaounis@kaust.edu.sa
Charalambos Makridakis, c.g.makridakis@iacm.forth.gr
Michael Plexousakis, plex@uoc.gr