Wednesday, 28 April 2017, 9.30 a.m. (sharp),**Prof. Dietmar Hömberg**, WIAS, Berlino

at the conference room of IMATI-CNR in Pavia, will give a lecture titled:

ON A ROBUST PHASE FIELD APPROACH TO TOPOLOGY OPTIMIZATION

as part of the Applied Mathematics Seminar (IMATI-CNR e Dipartimento di Matematica, Pavia).

At the end a refreshment will be organized.

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 3 p.m. (sharp),**Dr. Hendrik Speleers**, Università degli Studi di Roma “Tor Vergata”

at the conference room of IMATI-CNR in Pavia, will give a lecture titled:

MULTI-DEGREE SMOOTH POLAR SPLINES: A FRAMEWORK FOR DESIGN AND ANALYSIS

as part of the Applied Mathematics Seminar (IMATI-CNR e Dipartimento di Matematica, Pavia).

At the end a refreshment will be organized.

Tuesday, 04 April 2017, 3 p.m. (sharp),

Dr. **Stefano Coniglio**, University of Southampton

at the conference room of IMATI-CNR in Pavia, will give a lecture titled:

EXACT SINGLE LEVEL AND BILEVEL PROGRAMMING APPROACHES TO THE COMPUTATION OF LEADER-FOLLOWER NASH EQUILIBRIA IN GAMES WITH MANY FOLLOWERS

as part of the Applied Mathematics Seminar (IMATI-CNR e Dipartimento di Matematica, Pavia).

At the end a refreshment will be organized.

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 3 p.m. (sharp),**Prof. Alexander Mielke**, WIAS, Berlino

at the conference room of IMATI-CNR in Pavia, will give a lecture titled:

ENTROPY ENTROPY-PRODUCTION ESTIMATES FOR ENERGY-REACTION DIFFUSION SYSTEMS

At the end a refreshment will be organized.

Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 3 p.m. (sharp),**Prof. Matteo Bonforte**, UAM, Madrid

at the conference room of IMATI-CNR in Pavia, will give a lecture titled:

NONLINEAR AND NONLOCAL DEGENERATE DIFFUSIONS ON BOUNDED DOMAINS

At the end a refreshment will be organized.

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 3 p.m. (sharp), **Prof. Alessandro Veneziani,** Emory University, Atlanta e Scuola Superiore IUSS Pavia

at the conference room of IMATI-CNR in Pavia, will give a lecture titled:

HIERARCHICAL MODEL REDUCTION METHODS FOR INCOMPRESSIBLE FLUIDS: BASICS, DIRECT & INVERSE PROBLEMS, APPLICATIONS

At the end a refreshment will be organized.

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 3 p.m. (sharp), **Prof. Douglas Arnold,** School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota,

at the conference room of IMATI-CNR in Pavia, will give a lecture titled:

THE REGGE FAMILY OF FINITE ELEMENTS: STRUCTURE-PRESERVING ELEMENTS FOR METRICS

At the end a refreshment will be organized.

Thursday, 16 March 2017, 2:30pm, **Prof. Alla Sheffer** from University of British Columbia will be visiting CNR IMATI Genoa, and will give the following seminar

*"CONVEYING AND ANALYZING SHAPES: FROM ART TO SCIENCE”*