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Conferences and events
27th IFIP TC7 Conference on System Modelling and Optimization
will take place on the SophiaTech Campus of Sophia Antipolis, France,
June 29-July 3, 2015. The conference is co-organized by INRIA
and the University Nice Sophia Antipolis.
Following a long tradition of this conference series,
the conference is devoted to the theory and applications of all fields
of nonlinear optimization and optimal control, and to related problems of modelling.
The Chair of Optimization and Control of JUK is an organizer, jointly with
University of Warsaw, and Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences,
of a Conference
"Singular PDEs, Analytical Tools and Applications", June 24-27, 2015, Male Ciche, Poland.
The conference is dedicated to various topics in Singularities in Partial Differential Equations and Applications.
Applied Mathematics Conference at Oakland University, Michigan.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Oakland University, MI,
organizes a one-day Applied Mathematics Conference on September 13, 2014.
The purpose of this conference is to bring together mathematicians, engineers
and biologists with interests in the areas of applied partial differential equations
and mathematical biology. This conference is also dedicated
to Professor Meir (Fiki) Shillor on his 65th birthday and in recognition
of his contributions to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Oakland University.
International Conference on Complex and Hybrid Systems
with Applications 2014 (CHSA 2014),
July 5-8, 2014 will be hosted by
Huazhong University of Science and Technology,
Wuhan, P.R. China.
The objective of this conference is to disseminate and exchange the recent research
progress and advances on all issues and topics related to complex and hybrid systems
and their applications. Scientists, researchers and practitioners in all related fields
in energy and power systems, control engineering, optimization and management
are invited to attend the conference and present their research findings
and state-of-the-art solutions, to share experiences on potentials and limits.
International Workshop on Variational and hemivariational Inequalities:
Theory, Numerics, and Applications,
June 28-30, 2014, Xi'an will be organized by
Department of Computing Science, School of Mathematics and Statistics,
Xi'an Jiaotong University,
Xi'an, Shaanxi, P.R. China.
The workshop will focus on the recent developments in mathematical theory
and numerical methods for variational and hemivariational inequalities,
and their applications in sciences and engineering. The main topics
of the workshop include, but are not limited to, analysis of problems
leading to variational and hemivariational inequalities, properties
of solutions of inequalities, numerical analysis of inequalities,
optimization techniques, and applications. The workshop will serve
as a forum to exchange new ideas and results related to research on
variational and hemivariational inequalities, to expose research topics
to graduate students and junior faculty, and to promote collaborations
among different groups of participants.
"Dynamical Systems and Applications II" will be held on June 12, 2014
at the Department of Mathematics, the Technical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland.
The conference concerns major trends in the theory of nonlinear equations dynamical systems.
There are two parallel sessions
"Boundary value problems and applied variational methods" organized by M. Galewski
and A. Ochal, and "Nonlinear equations" organized by M. Galewski and E. Schmeidel
according to the
The 18th European Conference on Mathematics for Industry,
will be held on June 9–13, 2014 in Taormina, Italy.
The conference will focus on various aspects of industrial and applied mathematics,
such as Aerospace, Information and Communication, Energy, Imaging,
Biology and Biotechnology, Finance, Education.
The meeting will be organized by European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry
and TaoSciences Research Center.
The book of abstracts for 2014 ECMI Taormina Conference.
A world-renowned distinguished scientist Professor Weimin Han
(the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA) has been nominated for appointment
the 2014 Visiting Professor
at the Chair of Optimization and Control of the Institute of Computer Science supported by
the SET Project.
The series of lectures on
"Numerical Analysis with Applications to Contact Mechanics"
by Professor Weimin Han took place on March 17-21, 2014
at the Conference Room no 1177 at the Institute of Computer Science, according to the
March 17, 2014, Monday, 10:00-13:00, lecture 3h;
March 18, 2014, Tuesday, 10:00-13:00, lecture 3h;
March 19, 2014, Wednesday, 10:00-13:00, lecture 3h;
March 20, 2014, Thursday, 10:00-13:00, lecture 3h;
March 21, 2014, Friday, 9:00-12:00, lecture 2h + seminar 1h.
Lectures were interdisciplinary, the subject was on the border of mathematics,
computer science and mechanics. The course was addressed to Master students,
PhD students, young doctors and faculty members.
6th German Polish Conference on Optimization – Methods and Applications
with special emphasis on Smooth and Nonsmooth Optimization, Variational Problems,
Variational Inequalities, and Optimal Control (GPCO6) will be held at the Leucorea
in Wittenberg from February 28 to March 4, 2014.
The Leucorea is one of the oldest universities in Germany, it was founded in 1502.
Matin Luther and Philipp Melanchthon worked here. The University of Halle was founded
in 1691 and both universities merged in 1817 to the now Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg.
W dniu 1 lutego 2014r., w sobote o godz. 18 na Kazimierzu odbylo sie "Farewell Party"
z powodu likwidacji 38-letniego Instytutu Informatyki Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego,
najstarszego instytutu informatyki w Krakowie. W okresie mrocznego czasu regresji,
nasze party poswiecone bylo wspomnieniom o wspanialych momentach naszego zycia.
Dziekujemy wszystkim, ktorzy zaszczycili nas swoja obecnościa i dzieki którym
impreza nalezala do udanych.
The 26th IFIP TC7 Conference 2013 on System Modelling and Optimization was held on September 9-13, 2013
in Klagenfurt am Worthersee, Austria. The organizer wass the Institute of Mathematics
at the Alpen-Adria Universitat Klagenfurt.
A minisymposium on
"Analysis and Control of Evolution Equations and Inclusions"
wass organized by N. U. Ahmed, S. Migorski and I. I. Vrabie.
The minisymposium was focused on the recent developments in the theory of nonlinear
evolution equations, optimal control theory and related topics including real life
problems of mechanics, biology, economics, and medicine.
The main topics of the session included analysis of solutions of evolution problems
and partial differential equations, evolution inclusions, control problems,
mathematical modeling of natural systems, variational methods, convex and nonconvex
problems, optimization of systems and applications.
The 2013 World Congress on Global Optimization (WCGO III)
was held on July 7-12, 2013
in Yellow Mountain, Anhui, China. This world congress offered an excellent forum for researchers
and practitioners in the field of global optimization from all over the world.
The themes for this conference included Global Optimization Theory and Its Applications.
The Symposium on "Variational and Hemivariational Inequalities with Applications" was organized by
Weimin Han (Iowa University), Stanislaw Migorski (Jagiellonian University)
and Mircea Sofonea (University of Perpignan Via Domitia).
The 21st French-Polish Seminar of Mechanics wwas held on June 13-15, 2013,
LAboratoire de Mathematiques et de PhySique (LAMPS) at the University of Perpignan
Via Domitia, Perpignan, France. This conference included invited lectures,
oral or poster communications as well as a round table discussion.
21ème Séminaire Franco-Polonais de Mécanique
du 13 au 15 Juin 2013, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia.
Ce colloque concerne la coopération franco-polonaise dans le domaine de la Mécanique.
Il a lieu tous les ans, depuis les années quatre-vingt-dix, alternativement en France et en Pologne.
Le nombre de participants moyen est de l’ordre de 80 scientifiques.
The Chair of Optimization and Control at the Institute of Computer Science was a coorganizer
of a Seminar
which was held in Male Ciche, Tatra Mountains, Poland, June 11 - 15, 2013. The seminar was devoted to
discussion of problems in functional analysis, probalility, the calculus of variations and PDEs.
The purpose was to discuss the links between those research areas from point of view of their
applications to PDEs.
A world-renowned distinguished scientist Professor Mircea Sofonea
(University of Perpignan Via Domitia, France) has been nominated for appointment
the 2013 Visiting Professor
at the Chair of Optimization and Control of the Institute of Computer Science supported by
the SET Project.
The series of lectures by Professor Mircea Sofonea took place on May 17-27, 2013
at the Conference Room no 1146 at the Institute of Computer Science, according to the
"Dynamical Systems and Applications", in honor of Prof. Avner Friedman,
was held on May 7, 2013 at the Department of Mathematics, the Technical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
There were three
of invited talks representing major trends in the theory of dynamical systems.
Professor Bazarragchaa Barsbold, Scientific Secretary of the School of Mathematics and Computer Science,
National University of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar has visited the Chair of Optimization and Control
on January 23, 2013.
Professor Barsbold is a member of
an official delegation of the President of Mongolia Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj
in Poland. Bilateral talks concerned the exchange of students and professors.
During the period October 1 to December 31, 2012,
Cristina Núńez García from Departamento de Matematica Aplicada, Universidade de Vigo,
Spain has visited the Chair of Optimization and Control at the Institute of Computer Science.
The stay in Krakow allows her to complete the PhD thesis and obtain the European mention.
She gave her presentation on “Diffusion mathematical models to describe the surfactant
behaviour at the air-water interface” with recent results on a faculty seminar
on November 6, 2012. She has also actively collaborated with our group and
conducted a joint scientific research on "Variational analysis of the
Langmuir-Hinshelwood dynamic mixed-kinetic adsorption model".
"Calculus of Variations and Partial Differential Equations",
was held on July 9-12, 2012 in Szczawnica, Poland. It was organized by
the Chair of Optimization and Control of Jagiellonian University,
jointly with University of Warsaw,
Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences
as a satellite event of
6th European Congress of Mathematics.
The conference gathered over 80 participants from 14 countries, there were 15 plenary
talks, 44 presentations and a poster session.
The proceedings of the conference, edited by
Tomasz Adamowicz, Agnieszka Kalamajska, Stanislaw Migorski and Anna Ochal
will be published by
Banach Center Publications in 2013/2014.
The Fifth German Polish Conference on Optimization (GPCO5) was held on November 9-13, 2011
in Dobczyce near Kraków, Poland. It was organized by the Group of Optimization and Control
at Jagiellonian University. 50 people attended the meeting, from Poland, Germany, France,
Turkey, Italy and Kuwait. The conference was supported by the Institute of Computer Science
of Jagiellonian University and Polish Academy of Sciences.
Uroczyste pożegnanie profesorów UJ przechodzących na emeryturę
W dniu 4 października 2011r. o godz. 14:00 w Collegium Maius, Rektor UJ
miał zaszczyt złożyć
Panu Prof. dr hab. Zdzisławowi Denkowskiemu,
przechodzacemu na emeryturę po 48. latach pracy w UJ,
serdeczne podziękowanie za wybitne dokonania, które przyniosły naszej Almae Matris
szerokie uznanie w nauce polskiej i światowej.
Ugruntowaną pozycję w nauce zdobyły prace Pana Profesora w zakresie równań różniczkowych
zwyczajnych i cząstkowych, teorii optymalizacji i sterowania. Ten znakomity dorobek
naukowy, uznany w świecie, został trwale zapisany w kronikach UJ.
Pracownicy Instytutu Informatyki dziękują Panu Profesorowi Denkowskiemu
za ogromne zaangażowanie, trud i wysiłki poniesione w trakcie pełnienia funkcji
Prodziekana Wydziału Matematyki i Fizyki UJ,
Dyrektora Instytutu Informatyki UJ oraz wieloletniego Kierownika Katedry Teorii
Optymalizacji i Sterowania w Instytucie Informatyki. Życzymy długich lat w zdrowiu
i pomyślności oraz mamy nadzieję, że swą głęboką i rozległą wiedzę zechce
Pan profesor nadal pożytkować dla dobra nauki i naszej uczelni.
The 25th IFIP TC 7 Conference on System Modeling and Optimization, Berlin
Germany, September 12-16, 2011