ERC Workshop on Optimal Transportation and Applications

Oct. 27, 2014 - Oct. 31, 2014

The workshop is partially supported by ERC "GeMeThnES GA n. 246923".

Oct 27, 2014:

9.00: Marc Peletier (Technische Universiteit Eindhoven): Stochastic origins of gradient flows:a general connection

10.00: Shin-ichi Ohta (Department of Mathematics, Kyoto University): Gradient flows of semi-convex functions on CAT(1)- spaces.

11.30: Yann Brenier (Nice): Optimal transport and combinatorial optimization: old and new.

2.30: Kazumasa Kuwada (Ochanomizu University): On the speed in Trasportation costs of heat distributions

3.30: Pierre Cardaliaguet (Université de Brest - Département de Mathématiques): Optimal transport and first order mean field games

Oct 28, 2014:

9.00: Takashi Shioya (Tohoku University): Metric measure limits of spheres and complex projective spaces.

9.55: Nathael Gozlan (Univ. Paris Est.): Transport proof of weighted Poincaré inequalities for log-concave probability measures.

11.15: Bertrand Maury (Université Paris-Sud): Crowd motion and pressureless Euler equation: an OT standpoint.

12.10: Facundo Mémoli ( Ohio State University): The shape space defined by the Gromov- Wasserstein distance

2.30: Eugene Stepanov (St. Petersburg): Flows of measures induced by measurable vector fields

3.25: Dario Trevisan (Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy): DiPerna-Lions flows in \(mathsf{RCD}(K,\infty)\) metric measure spaces.

4.00: Matthias Liero (Weierstrass Institute Berlin): Reaction-diffusion via optimal transport on the cone space.

4.50: Alpár Richárd Mészáros (Université Paris-Sud, Orsay): A diffusive crowd motion model with density constraints

5.25: Andrea Pinamonti (University of Bologna): Tensorization of Cheeger energies and applications to the area formula for graphs in metric measure spaces.

Oct 29, 2014:

9.00: Robert McCann (University of Toronto): The spectrum of a family of fourth-order nonlinear diffusions near the global attractor

9.55: Wilfrid Gangbo (Georgia Tech.): Metric Viscosity Solutions of Hamilton-Jacobi Equations Depending on Local Slopes.

11.15: Christian Leonard (Univ. Paris 10): An entropic interpolation problem for incompressible viscid fluids.

12.10: Nicola Gigli (IMJ - UPMC): Nonsmooth differential geometry

Oct 30, 2014:

9.00: Alexander Mielke (Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics and Humboldt University, Berlin): A reaction-diffusion equation as a Hellinger-Kantorovich gradient flow

9.55: Matthias Erbar (Universität Bonn): Curvature-dimension bounds for continuous and discrete spaces

11.15: Jose A. Carrillo De La Plata (Imperial College): Minimizers of Interaction Energies

12.10: Tapio Rajala (University of Jyväskylä): Examples of branching metric spaces with Ricci curvature lower bounds.

2.30: Filippo Santambrogio (Laboratoire de Mathématiques, Université Paris-Sud): On the solutions of the variational problem \(\min_\rho W_2^2(\rho,\nu)+F(\rho)\): new estimates and applications

3.30: Ivan Gentil (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1): Contraction in Wasserstein distance for Markov diffusion semigroups

4.50: Christian Ketterer (Universität Bonn): Obata’s theorem for metric measure spaces.

Oct 31, 2014:

9.00: Martin Huesmann (Universität Bonn): Optimal transport and Skorokhod embedding

10.00: Andrea Mondino (ETH (Zurich)): On the local structure of RCD(K,N)-spaces

11.30: Karl-Theodor Sturm ((University of Bonn): Recent results in analysis on metric measure spaces