Workshop on Optimization,
Dynamics and Convex Analysis

International Workshop on occasion of 65th birthday of Alexander Plakhov

June 11 to 14, 2025

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The Workshop on Optimization, Dynamics and Convex Analysis 2025 (WODCA 2025) will take place from 11 to 14 June, 2025 (Thursday to Saturday). The workshop is dedicated to the 65th birthday of Alexander Plakhov, Professor in University of Aveiro (Portugal). 

The conference is organized by the Department of Mathematics of the University of Aveiro, the Center for Research & Development in Mathematics and Applications (CIDMA, University of Aveiro).

Aims and Scope

The workshop aims to bring together leading experts in the field of Billiards Theory, Dynamic Systems, Optimal Mass Movement, Control, and Optimization.


Billiards, Optimal mass transport, the Kakeya needle problem, Convex Geometry, Calculus of Variations, Applications of Mathematics in Mechanics, Dynamical Systems, Optimal Control, Mathematical Modelling, Mathematical Programming, Convex analysis, Convex Optimization, Integer Programming.