Workshop on Monge-Ampere equations: in celebration of Professor John Urbas’s 60th birthday

19–23 August 2019

The aim of this workshop is to bring together international leading mathematicians and provide participants an opportunity to exchange ideas and foster/enhance collaborations. It will focus on new advances and strengthen connections between Monge-Ampere equations and their applications, in particular in optimal transportation.  

Overseas speakers

  • Gerard Awanou, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Jean-David Benamou, Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (Inria), Rue Simone Iff,  Paris 12e, France
  • Huai-Dong Cao, Department of Mathematics, Lehigh University
  • Mikhail Feldman, Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin
  • Wilfrid Gangbo, Department of Mathematics, University of California – Los Angeles
  • Xianfeng David Gu, Department of Applied Mathematics, State University of New York at Stony Brook
  • Bo Guan, Department of Mathematics, Ohio State University
  • Yong Huang, Institute of Mathematics, Hunan University
  • Emanuel Indrei, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
  • Hitoshi Ishii,  Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science, Tsuda University
  • Aram Karakhanyan, School of Mathematics, The University of Edinburgh
  • Young-Heon Kim, Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia
  • Jun Kitagawa, Department of Mathematics, Michigan State University
  • Nam Q. Le, Department of Mathematics, Indiana University
  • Diego Maldonado, Department of Mathematics, Kansas State University
  • Connor Mooney, Department of Mathematics, University of California – Irvine
  • Brendan Pass, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta
  • Yi Wang, Department of Mathematics, Johns Hopkins University
  • Shibing Chen, University of Science and Technology of China
  • Hui Yu, Department of Mathematics, Columbia University
  • Yu Yuan, Department of Mathematics, University of Washington
  • Bin Zhou, School of Mathematical Sciences, Peking University

Australian speakers

  • Ben Andrews, Mathematical Sciences Institute, ANU
  • Gregoire Loeper, School of Mathematical Sciences, Monash University
  • James McCoy, School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, The University of Newcastle
  • Valentina Wheeler, School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics, University of Wollongong
  • Zhou Zhang, School of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Sydney

Registration is now open

Registration fees

  • General registration: $300 
  • Student registration: $250

The Pavilion, Kendalls on the Beach Holiday Park, Kiama, NSW. 

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