Applied and Numerical Analysis of Partial Differential Equations

A conference in memoriam of Vassilios Dougalis
Dates: June 8-10, 2023, IACM - FORTH Heraklion, Greece

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Professor Doulalis


  • N. Alikakos (Univ. of Athens)
  • D. Antonopoulou (Univ. of Chester)
  • J. Bona (Univ. of Illinois Chicago)
  • A. Boudouvis (National Tech. Univ. Athens)
  • H. Chen (Univ. of Memphis)
  • M. Chen (Purdue Univ.)
  • C. Dafermos (Brown Univ.)
  • A. Duran (Univ. of Valladolid)
  • A. Fokas (Univ. of Cambridge)
  • E. Georgoulis (NTUA & Heriot-Watt Univ.)
  • N. Kampanis (IACM - FORTH)
  • O. Karakashian (Univ. of Tennessee)
  • T. Katsaounis (Univ. of Crete)
  • Ph. Kolaitis (Univ. of California, Santa Cruz)
  • M. Loulakis (National Tech. Univ. Athens)
  • B. Pelloni (Heriot-Watt Univ.)
  • M. Plexousakis (Univ. of Crete)
  • J.-C. Saut (Univ. Paris-Sud 11, Orsay)
  • J. Shen (Purdue Univ.)
  • E. Skarsoulis (IACM - FORTH)
  • I. Stratis (Univ. of Athens)
  • C. Synolakis (Univ. of Southern California)
  • M. Taroudakis (Univ. of Crete)
  • C. Tsogka (Univ. of California, Merced)
  • A. Tzavaras (KAUST)
  • G. Zouraris (Univ. of Crete)



Thursday, June 8, 2023
16:00 to 16:30 Opening of the conference
16:30 to 17:00 Phokion Kolaitis
Vassilios Dougalis as I knew him
17:00 to 17:30 Constantine Dafermos
Redistribution of damping
17:30 to 18:00 Andreas Boudouvis
Multiscale analysis of deposition processes: Coupling micro-/nano-scale film growth with macroscopic operating conditions
Friday, June 9, 2023
09:30 to 10:00 Athanassios Fokas
The Beauty of the Complex Plane: From the Unified Transform to the Asymptotics of the Riemann Zeta Function
10:00 to 10:30 Athanasios Tzavaras
On the existence theory of viscoelastic Korteweg systems and remarks on the equations of quantum hydrodynamics
10:30 to 11:00 Ohannes Karakashian
A posteriori error estimates for a system of nonlinear dispersive equations
11:00 to 11:30 Break
11:30 to 12:00 Theodoros Katsaounis
From Schrödinger equation to the Schrödinger-Poisson system
12:00 to 12:30 Jie Shen
Generalized SAV approach for general dissipative nonlinear systems with particular application to Navier-Stokes equations
12:30 to 13:00 Nicholas Alikakos
On the triple junction problem on the plane without symmetry hypotheses
13:00 to 14:30 Break
14:30 to 15:00 Costas Synolakis
The runup of solitary waves, the other asymptote
15:00 to 15:30 Dimitra Antonopoulou
Analysis and numerical approximation for a class of partial differential equations from phase transitions
15:30 to 16:00 Georgios Zouraris
On the numerical approximation of partial differential equations with logarithmic non-linearity
16:00 to 16:30 Break
16:30 to 17:00 Chrysoula Tsogka
Phase and absorption contrast imaging using intensity measurements
17:00 to 17:30 Michael Loulakis
Small noise asymptotics for transition times of controlled diffusions in potential
Saturday, June 10, 2023
09:30 to 10:00 Jerry Bona
Nonlinearity, dispersion, and dissipation
10:00 to 10:30 Hongqiu Chen
The long wavelength limit of periodic solutions of water wave models
10:30 to 11:00 Jean-Claude Saut
On some Boussinesq systems
11:00 to 11:30 Break
11:30 to 12:00 Min Chen
Numerical investigation of water wave equations
12:00 to 12:30 Beatrice Pelloni
Dispersive quantisation for water wave models
12:30 to 13:00 Angel Duran
The last waltz: On Boussinesq/Boussinesq systems for internal waves
13:00 to 14:30 Break
14:30 to 15:00 Emmanuil Georgoulis
Rigorous error control and adaptivity for space-time Galerkin discretisation of the Allen-Cahn problem
15:00 to 15:30 Ioannis Stratis
On a Steklov eigenproblem
15:30 to 16:00 Nikos Kampanis
Validating improved local atmospheric and wave models: Leveraging downscaling and observational data
16:00 to 16:30 Break
16:30 to 17:00 Michael Taroudakis
Forward and inverse problems of underwater acoustic propagation: The IACM/FORTH experience
17:00 to 17:30 Emmanuel Skarsoulis
Estimation of underwater noise pollution due to shipping in the eastern Mediterranean Sea