The past year has been difficult for everyone. While members of the group have been in good health, personal lives have suffered and we have had little time to update this blog with what we’ve been up to. Over the next few weeks we will try to provide updates to cover this past year.
Thanks to his LMS Scheme 3 grant worth £1200, Baptiste enjoyed a two weeks stay in Lyon from November 10 to 25. Baptiste worked with his collaborator Francesco Fanelli on a new project that aims to explore the question of the inviscid limit for some hydrodynamical equations – as the Euler equation with variable density – in the wake of the important work of Jacob Bedrossian and Nader Masmoudi on Euler equations. This project lies mathematically at the intersection of Baptiste’s line of research on Gevrey regularity and Francesco’s knowledge on hydrodynamical systems.
Baptiste was also invited to the Analysis Seminar of Besançon and gave a talk on weakly hyperbolic systems. The audience was very interested by this subject and raised many interesting questions. It may be the sign that Baptiste will go back to Besançon in the near future!
The past eight months have been quite busy for Baptiste Morisse, giving talks in several Analysis Seminar in Lyon, Imperial College, Queen’s Mary… Baptiste also participated in the second session of the UK Network on Hyperbolic Equations, hosted at Loughborough University. These talks were the occasion to meet many interesting people and to build new relations between our group and other researchers in related fields.
To end this series of talks and journeys, Baptiste is now in a two weeks journey in the USA. First to join the conference at Brown for the 80th birthday of Walter Strauss. Then to travel to Golden, Colorado to work with Steve Pankavich, one of the main collaborators of our team. Hope this week will be fruitful!
We are in the process of hiring another postdoc to join our team (see current members). We are looking for someone with research interests in analysis, and, more precisely, someone who is interested in how to approximate infinite dimensional objects in finite dimensions. A typical example is approximating operators in Hilbert space. If you think this sounds interesting please apply. Of course, you will also be free to continue your own research.
The advert is here.