Mini symposia

M1: Hybrid Medical Imaging

Chair: Simon Arridge (University College London (UCL), UK)

Confirmed speakers:
Jin Keun Seo (Yonsei University, South Korea) - abstract
Ben Cox (University College London (UCL), UK)
Lauri Oksanen (University College London (UCL), UK) - abstract
John Schotland (University of Michigan, USA)

M2: Asymptotic Expansions

Chairs: Marc bonnet (ENSTA, France) and Houssem Haddar (INRIA Saclay Ile de France/CMAP Ecole Polytechnique, France)

Confirmed speakers:
Bojan Guzina (University of Minnesota, USA)
Ana Carpio (University of Madrid, Spain) - abstract
Shari Moskow (Drexel University, USA)
Mourad Sini (RICAM, Austria)

M3: Inverse Source Problems

Chair: Masahiro Yamamoto (University of Tokyo, Japan)

Confirmed speakers:
Lucie Baudouin (LAAS Toulouse, France) - abstract
Michael Klibanov (The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA) - abstract
Takashi Takiguchi (National Defense Academy of Japan, Japan) - abstract
Masahiro Yamamoto (University of Tokyo, Japan) - abstract

M4: Applied Inverse Problems in Industry

Chairs: Peter Maass (University of Bremen, Germany) and Ronny Ramlau (RICAM, Austria)

Confirmed Speakers:
Samuli Siltanen (University of Helsinki, Finland) - abstract
Marta Betcke (University College London (UCL), UK) - abstract
Andreas Binder (MathConsult) - abstract
Iwona Piotrowska (Bremen University, Germany) - abstract

M5: Tomography

Chairs: Ming Jiang (Peking University, People's Republic of China) and Bernadette Hahn (Saarland University, Germany)

Confirmed speakers:
Alvaro R De Pierro (UNICAMP, Brazil) - abstract
Jürgen Frikel (Helmholtz Zentrum München and Technical University Munich, Germany)
Bernadette Hahn (Saarland University, Germany) - abstract
Bill Lionheart (University of Manchester, UK)

M6: Inverse Spectral Problems

Chair: Paul Sacks (Iowa State University, USA)

Speakers in this mini symposium will present recent progress on the analysis of inverse problems in which the given data is connected to the spectrum of an associated differential operator.

Confirmed speakers:
Drossos Gintides (National Technical University of Athens, Greece) - abstract
Rostyslav Hryniv (Institute for Applied Problems of Mechanics and Mathematics, Lviv, Ukraine, and Institute of Mathematics, The University of Rzeszów, Poland) - abstract
Chun-Kong Law (national Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan) - abstract
Marco Marletta (University of Cardiff, UK)

M7: Regularisation Methods- Theory

Chairs: Jin Cheng (Fudan University, China) and Bernd Hofmann (TU Chemnitz, Germany)

A variety of new results have been published concerning variational and iterative regularisation. The aim of this mini symposium is to present and discuss some facets of the recent progress in regularisation theory for ill-posed operator equations formulated in Hilbert and Banach spaces.

Confirmed speakers:
Stephan W Anzengruber (TU Chemnitz, Germany) - abstract
Shuai Lu (Fudan University, China) - abstract
Elena Resmerita (University of Klagenfurt, Austria) - abstract
Alexandra Smirnova (Georgia State University, USA) - abstract

M8: Inverse Problems in Cell Biology

Chair: Martin Burger (Muenster University, Germany)

Confirmed speakers:
Anotida Madzvamuse (University of Sussex, UK) - abstract
Guido Vitale (Joseph Fourier University, France) - abstract
Lena Frerking (Muenster University, Germany) - abstract
Nico Persch (Saarland University, Germany) - abstract

M9: Physical Imaging

Chair: Dominique Lesselier (Laboratoire des Signaux et Systèmes (CNRS-SUPELEC-UPS), Gif-sur-Yvette, France)

Physical imaging is a multi-disciplinary approach for solving imaging problems which combines physical insight (reflected by carefully chosen mathematical models) with clever algorithmic development. The goal might be to determine the internal structure of a material, detect possible damage or describe some special feature or a form of disorganization from gathered data where one model parameter is the proper design of source and detector geometries. Good examples of such problems will be presented and discussed in this mini-symposium, where special emphasis is put on clarifying the close interplay between computational treatment of the underlying physics (including model selection), data processing and efficient image reconstruction algorithms.

Confirmed speakers:
Oliver Dorn (University of Manchester, UK)
Russell Hewett (MIT, Cambridge, USA) - abstract
Andrea Massa (University of Trento, Italy) - abstract
Yu Zhong (A*STAR, Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC), Singapore) - abstract

M10: Inverse Scattering

Chair: Houssem Haddar (INRIA Saclay Ile de France/CMAP Ecole Polytechnique, France)

Confirmed speakers:
Lorenzo Audibert (INRIA and EDF, France) - abstract
Roland Griesmaier (University of Leipzig, Germany) - abstract
David Colton (University of Delaware, USA) - abstract
Rainer Kress (University of Göttingen, Germany) - abstract
Armin Lechleiter (University of Bremen, Germany) - abstract

M11: Inverse Problems for Wave Phenomena

Chair: Sergey Kabanikhin (Novosibirsk State University, Russia)

Confirmed speakers:
Daniel Lesnic (University of Leeds, UK) - abstract
Sergey Kabanikhin (Novosibirsk State University, Russia) - abstract
Maxim Shishlenin (Novosibirsk State University, Russia) - abstract
Olga Krivorotko (Novosibirsk State University, Russia) - abstract
Tomas Johansson (EAS, Aston University, UK)

M12: Inverse Boundary Problems

Chairs: Jennifer Mueller (Colorado State University, USA) and Bill Lionheart (University of Manchester, UK)

Confirmed speakers:
Teresa Correia (University College London (UCL), UK) - abstract
Mirza Karamehmedovic (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark) - abstract
Kim Knudsen (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark) - abstract
Ville Kolehmainen (University of Eastern Finland, Finland)
Pierre Millien (Ecole Normale Supérieure, France)

M13: Regularisation Methods- Algorithms

Chair: Barbara Kaltenbacher (Alpen - Adria Universitaet Klagenfurt, Austria)

The treatment of large scale inverse problems, e.g., in the context of PDE models, and the use of sophisticated regularization terms for incorporating prior knowledge, e.g., on sparsity of the solution or on the structure of the noise, pose new algorithmic challenges to regularisation methods. Discretizations have to reflect the features of the underlying infinite dimensional spaces and non-smoothness of the operators as well as non-reflectivity of the underlying spaces render a convergence analysis of iterative methods a difficult task. In this mini symposium we aim to present and discuss recent activities in the field of computational methods for inverse problems.

Confirmed speakers:
Christian Clason (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany) - abstract
Qinian Jin (Australian National University, Canberra, Australia) - abstract
Carola-Bibiane Schoenlieb (University of Cambridge, UK)
Samuli Siltanen (University of Helsinki, Finland) - abstract

M14: Identification Problems using PDEs

Chairs: Elena Beretta (Politecnico di Milano, Italy) and Elisa Francini (Universita' di Firenze, Italy)

Confirmed speakers:
Yves Capdeboscq (University of Oxford, UK) - abstract
Matteo Santacesaria (Institute Fourier, Universite de Grenoble, France) - abstract
Edi Rosset (University of Trieste, Italy) - abstract

M15: Compressive Sensing

Chair: Jared Tanner (University of Oxford, UK) and Thomas Blumensath (University of Southampton, UK)

Confirmed speakers:
Thomas Blumensath (University of Southampton, UK) - abstract
Mike Davies (University of Edinburgh, UK)
Pier Luigi Dragotti (Imperial College London, UK) - abstract
Andrew Thompson (Duke University, USA) - abstract

M16: Seismic Imaging

Chair: Tarek Habashy (Schlumberger-Doll Research, USA)

The scope of this mini-symposium covers a balanced presentation of the many facets of seismic imaging, highlighting the various methodologies and applications in the field of geophysical exploration and seismology.

Confirmed speakers:
Yann Capdeville (University of Nantes, France) - abstract
Fons ten Kroode (Royal Dutch Shell, Netherlands)
Chris Stolk (University of Amsterdam, Netherlands) - abstract
Justin Tittelfitz (Purdue University, USA) - abstract
Ivan Vasconcelos (Schlumberger Gould Research, Cambridge, UK) - abstract

M17: Inverse Problems in Astronomy

Chair: Mario Bertero (University of Genoa, Italy)

Confirmed speakers:
Mikko Kaasalainen (Tampere University of Technology, Finland) - abstract
Jason McEwen (University College London (UCL), UK) - abstract
Marco Prato (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy) - abstract
Florent Sureau (CosmoStat Lab, (CEA), France) - abstract
Céline Theys (University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France) - abstract

M18: Inverse Statistical Methods

Chairs: Tanja Tarvainen (University of Eastern Finland, Finland and UCL, UK) and Jari Kaipio (University of Auckland, New Zealand and University of Eastern Finland, Finland)

Confirmed speakers:
Daniela Calvetti (Case Western Reserve University, USA)
Chris L Farmer (University of Oxford, UK) - abstract
Ville Kolehmainen (University of Eastern Finland, Finland)
Klaus Mosegaard (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
Erkki Somersalo (Case Western Reserve University, USA)


Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline:
    30th June 2014
  • Early registration deadline:
    19th May 2014
  • Registration deadline:
    26th August 2014

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