Dynamics and Analysis of some Degenerate 4th order PDEs related to crystal evolution

PDE Seminar
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 3:05pm
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Skiles 006
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
We discuss the derivation and analysis of a family of 4th order nonlinear PDEs that arise in the study of crystal evolution.  This is joint work with Jon Weare, Jianfeng Lu, Dio Margetis, Jian-Guo Liu and Anya Katsevich.