Entrance hall of the ICMS Workshop

MIGSAA multiscale problems in nonlinear PDEs

Sep 05, 2017 - Sep 07, 2017


This summer school will provide a broad-ranging introduction to multiscale problems, in particular covering the analytical and applied aspects of scale interactions in nonlinear PDEs. Each of the invited speakers will give three 1.5 hour lectures on a topic related to his/her research expertise.



Lubomir Banas (University of Bielefeld, Germany)

Miroslav Bulicek (Charles University Prague, Czech Republic)

Christoph Ortner (University of Warwick, UK)


Dominic Breit Heriot -Watt University, d.breit@hw.ac.uk

Ben Goddard University of Edinburgh, b.goddard@ed.ac.uk

Markus Schmuck Heriot -Watt University, m.schmuck@hw.ac.uk


If you have any questions please contact the organisers.


If you wish to attend please complete the application form

Venue and Talks
The workshop will be held at 15 South College Street, Edinburgh.   All lectures will be held in the Newhaven Lecture Theatre.  The Lecture Theatre is equipped with a data projector, computer, visualiser (the new generation of overhead projectors) and blackboards.  It is best to bring your presentation on a memory stick to use in our ICMS computer.  Alternatively, it is possible for you to use your own laptop with our dataprojector, but please be aware that you may have to alter your laptop resolutions/settings.   

There will be a session where the attending students can give presentations. If you are interested in giving a short communication please send an abstract to migsaaevents@heriotwatt.onmicrosoft.com


Information about travel to the UK and Edinburgh is available here.



Tuesday 5th September

11:00-12:30 Ortner
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00 Banas
15:00-15:30 Coffee
15:30-17:00 Ortner
19:00 Conference Dinner

Wednesday 6th September

09:30-11:00 Bulicek
11:00-11:30 Coffee
11:30-13:00 Ortner
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 Banas
15:30-16:30 Coffee
16:30-18:30 Participants' Short Talks / Informal Discussions

Thursday 7th September

09:30-11:00 Bulicek
11:00-11:30 Coffee
11:30-13:00 Banas
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 Bulicek
15:30- Informal Discussions


Name Institution
Baqer, Saleh University of Edinburgh
Bennett, Jamie MIGSAA
Breit, Dominic Heriot-Watt University
Dodgson, Alan Heriot-Watt University
Hurst, Timothy MIGSAA
Makuru, Odoi The Catholic University of Malawi
Maringová, Erika Charles University
Mensah, Romeo Heriot-Watt
Mills, Rory University of Edinburgh
Neelima, Neelima University of Edinburgh
Rauchecker, Maximilian Regensburg University
Siska, David University of Edinburgh
Uda, Kenneth University of Edinburgh
Ververis, Antonios MIGSAA