Abel Lectures and Science Lecture

Scientific conferences

Location: University of Oslo, Georg Sverdrup's House, Auditorium 1

20 May 2015 at 10:00

Welcome speeches by Rector of the University of Oslo, Ole Petter Ottersen, President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Kirsti Strøm Bull, and Chair of the Abel Committee Professor John Rognes

The lectures are open to everybody. For those who want to have lunch, registration is necessary.

10.15 - 10.30  Abel Laureate John F. Nash, Jr., Princeton University
10.30 - 11.15   Camillo De Lellis, University of Zürich: Surely you're joking, Mr. Nash?

11.15 - 11.45 Coffee break

11.45 - 12.00  Louis Nirenberg, Courant Institute, New York University
12.00 - 12.45 Tristan Riviere, ETH Zurich: Exploring the unknown, the work of Louis Nirenberg on Partial Differential Equations

12.45 - 14.00 Lunch (requires registration online)
14.00 - 15.00 Science Lecture by Frank Morgan: Soap Bubbles and Mathematics

15.00  Closing remarks by Chair of the Abel Committee, Professor John Rognes

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The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Drammensveien 78
N-0271 Oslo, Norway
Telephone: + 47 22 84 15 00
Fax: + 47 22 12 10 99
E-mail: abelprisen@dnva.no
Web editor: Anne-Marie Astad
Design and technical solutions: Ravn Webveveriet AS