Conferences / Workshops


Numerical methods for PDEs and their applications

29 May - 02 June 2017

This workshop is concerned with the numerical approximation of PDEs, with the additional feature that all participants will be female. The topic is broader than for a typical workshop at Institut Mittag-Leffler such that enough highly qualified female participants can participate.  It is however still chosen narrow enough to ensure a vital scientific discussion.  

There will be a broad range of numerical methods discussed, including but not limited to finite element, finite difference, discontinuous Galerkin and integral equation methods. A range of application fields will be covered, such as fluid mechanics, electromagnetics and biology. The participants have been selected such that all should be able to learn from each other’s presentations and actively engage in following discussions.


Workshop schedule

Workshop abstracts

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Gunilla Kreiss
Uppsala University
Anna-Karin Tornberg
KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Warning regarding possible accommodation scam

It has come to our knowledge that someone posing as a representative for Institut Mittag-Leffler and the organisers of our summer conferences 2019, has been contacting participants regarding accommodation.

This is not supported by the institute or our organisers, and we would like to warn anyone being contacted in this matter to not share any credit card or personal details.

Please contact the administration at Institut Mittag-Leffler if any questions would arise.



Anna-Karin Tornberg


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