Seminar

Some equations of mathematical biology

Mathematical Biology

13 December 14:00 - 14:45

Benoit Perthame - University Pierre et Marie Curie.

Equations of mathematical physics are numerous and define many basic principles of physics. The most famous being the Fundamental Principle of Dynamics described by the Newton equations. The Maxwell, Boltzmann or Schroedinger equations illustrate the fundamental principles of electromagnetism, rarefied flows, quantum world. Through some equations, which also bear famous names, we are going to illustrate several topics from biology: ecology, neuroscience, cell movement, dynamics of tissue growth
Organizers
Mats Gyllenberg
University of Helsinki
Torbjörn Lundh
Chalmers/University of Gothenburg
Philip Maini
University of Oxford
Roeland Merks
Universiteit Leiden
Mathisca de Gunst
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

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Roeland Merks

merksrmh@math.leidenuniv.nl

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