# Courses

# Upcoming Courses 2019/20

February-May 2020

**Algebraic Geometry and Rationality problems**** **

Michele Bolognesi (University of Montpellier) and Gian Pietro Pirola (Pavia)

*Algebra and Geometry*

March 2020

**Evolutionary PDEs in continuum modeling**

Pavel Krejci (Czech Academy of Sciences)

*Analysis and Mathematical Physics*

March 23 - April 24, 2020

**Introduction to coercive inequalities with applications in analysis and probability theory**

Boguslaw Zegarlinski (Pure Mathematics Professor at Imperial College London)

*Probabilità*

March - May, 2020

April 20 – May 22, 2020

February to April 2020

March/April 2020

**Variational methods for semilinear elliptic equations**

Veronica Felli and Simone Secchi (Milano-Bicocca)

*Analysis*

March - May 2020

**First lecture: Thu 5 March**

**Topics from the Gaussian world**** (webpage of the course)**

Francesco Caravenna and Maurizia Rossi (Milano-Bicocca)

*Probability*

Spring 2020

Spring 2020

**Necessary conditions for Optimal Control: an introduction based on set-separation**

Franco Rampazzo (Padova)

*Analysis*

First half of 2020

October to December 2019

# Courses in 2018/2019

December 2018/February 2019

**Schedule: **Tuesdays, from 4/12/18 to 26/2/19 at 10:30-12:30

**An introduction to the theory of currents**

*Pavia, Department of Mathematics, Aula Seminari (C13)*

Andrea Marchese (Università di Pavia)

*Analysis*

January 2019

**Schedule: **January** **28, 29, 31 and February 1, at h.11 -13 (lessons) and h.15-16 (exercises).

**Toric Geometry and Mirror Symmetry**

Michela Artebani (Universidad de Concepcion Chile)

*Geometry*

January 2019

**Schedule: **January** **21, 22, 24, 25, at h.11 -13 (lessons) and h.15-16 (exercises).

Antonio Laface (Universidad de Concepcion Chile)

*Geometry*

April-May 2019

April-May 2019

First half of 2019

**Some problems in the Calculus of Variations**

Arrigo Cellina (Milano-Bicocca)

* Location:* Room 3014, 3rd floor, Dept. Mathematics, Università Milano Bicocca, Via Cozzi 55, 20126 Milano

**Schedule (first week):**

- Tuesday 5 March 2019, 9.00-11.00
- Friday 8 March 2019, 9.00-11.00

*Analysis*

April - June 2019

**Wave Motion and Mathematical Modelling**

Roberto Camassa (University of North Carolina) and Giovanni Ortenzi (Milano-Bicocca)

*Mathematical Physics*

**Schedule (room 3014, Math Dept. Milano-Bicocca):**

- Wednesday 29 May, 10:00 - 13:00
- Wednesday 5 - 12 - 19 June, 14:00 - 17:00

*Possible additional lectures will be agreed with students*

April - June 2019

**Schedule: **Thursdays 14:00-17:00, starting April 4 until June 13 (about 8-10 lectures)

**An introduction to Regularity Structures**

Francesco Caravenna (Milano-Bicocca)

*Probability and Analysis*

March - April 2019

**An introduction to kinetic theory**

**Schedule (**Aula Beltrami, Math. Dep. Pavia):

Francesco Salvarani (Pavia)

*Mathematical Physics*

May 6-24, 2019 (tentative)

**Foundations of computer-aided geometric design and modeling**

Thomas Takacs (JKU Linz)

*Numerical Analysis*