Analysis 2015

From September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015


This thematic period aims to provide an overview of the current state of research in calculus of variations, optimal transport theory, and geometric theory of measurement, through two summer schools and an international conference.


A state of the art based both on the theoretical point of view (modeling, numerical analysis) and on that of applications. Applications of the daily life of men and society or in interaction with other scientific fields (image processing, computer vision, physics, materials science, computer graphics, biology, or data science).


Organization committee

  • Stefano Bianchini (SISSA Trieste)
  • Albert Fathi (UMPA, ENS de Lyon)
  • Alessio Figalli (University of Texas at Austin)
  • Petru Mironescu (ICJ, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1)

Long term visitors

  • Stefano Bianchini (SISSA-Trieste)
  • Alessio Figalli (University of Texas at Austin) du 1er septembre au 31 décembre 2015
  • Jin Feng (University of Kansas,) du 15 novembre au 31 décembre 2015
  • Seung-Yeal Ha (Seoul National University) du 1 au 31 octobre 2015
  • Young-Heon Kim (University of British Columbia) du 1 au 31 octobre 2015
  • Daniel Peralta-Salas (ICMAT Madrid) du 19 au 23 octobre 2015
  • Ugo Bessi (Unversità Roma 3)
  • Andrea Davini (Università La Sapienza) 
  • Enrique D. Fernandez-Nieto (Universidad de Sevilla) 
  • Antonio Siconolfi (Università La Sapienza) 
  • Adrian Tudorascu (West Virginia University)

5 presentations preceded the workshop, on October 22 and 23.

Read abstracts